Tag Archives: Awards

VS Wins 2012 GVA
September 21, 2012

VS Wins The 2012 Global…

Volcanoes Safaris is delighted to announce that it has been selected as a winner of the 2012 Travel and Leisure Global Vision Award for sustainability, a prestigious award that recognises ‘visionaries’ for their efforts in ‘changing the world for the better’. Introduced in 2005, the Awards recognize the outstanding efforts of individuals and organizations that…

Virunga Certificate of Excellence
August 20, 2012

Virunga Certificate of Excellence!

It’s a week of award-winning celebrations for Volcanoes Safaris as our second award rolls in! Virunga Lodge has been awarded TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence 2012! The Certificate of Excellence honours only those properties that consistently earn top ratings from guests and are “the most exceptional performers in TripAdvisor’s global business community”. it is a tremendous…

Kyambura World Savers
August 21, 2012

Kyambura Gorge a World Saver…

Conde Nast Traveler magazine has nominated Volcanoes Safaris Kyambura Gorge Lodge as a Finalist in its prestigious World Saver awards! The World Savers Awards have run since 2007 and recognise travel organisations from all over the world that are ‘powerful forces of positive change within their industries’. They have a number of criteria upon which…

Travelscope Emmys
May 18, 2012

Travelscope receives 3 Emmy Nominations!

Travelscope continues its winning run on American television by being nominated for not one but three Emmys after episodes including their feature on the endangered mountain gorillas in Rwanda! During their filming they stayed at Volcanoes Virunga Lodge and experienced one of our safaris, meeting the local community and visiting the Agashya gorilla group! We…

Kya on Hot List
April 17, 2012

Kyambura on Conde Nast Traveller…

We are very excited to announce that our newest lodge, Kyambura Gorge Lodge, made Conde Nast Traveler’s Hot List! Situated on the edge of the Kyambura Gorge and Queen Elizabeth National Park, one of Africa’s finest national parks, Kyambura Gorge Lodge has stunning views over the Gorge and the lush savannah of the park, with…

Telly Award
November 28, 2013

Among the Gorillas Wins Telly…

Congratualtions to Travelscope for winning a total of seven Telly Awards, including one for their episode with the gorillas, filmed at our Virunga Lodge! The Telly Awards are a US awards scheme that honours the very best television programs and commercials as well as the finest video and film productions and work created for the…