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Virunga lodge staff get vaccine!

We are delighted to announce that the staff of Virunga Lodge have received the first vaccination against Covid-19! Thank you to the Rwanda Government for making the vaccine available speedily to the hospitality sector. The wellbeing of our guests, staff and communities is of paramount importance and our health and safety procedures have been updated across our properties. […]

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Volcanoes Safaris and DEG Covid relief project – press release 24 February 2021

Volcanoes Safaris and DEG partnership for Covid-19 healthcare and training to support job security, conservation and communities in Rwanda and Uganda Volcanoes Safaris and DEG are pleased to announce a joint partnership to provide Covid-19 healthcare and training to support job security, conservation and communities in Rwanda and Uganda. The partnership aims to provide: Covid-19 […]

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An update on our new solar panel community project at Virunga Lodge.

  Recently Emmanuel the Virunga Lodge manager and Cyprien our construction manager visited the Nibishaka Fidele family on Birwa island on beautiful Lake Bulera near Virunga lodge, to set up the first solar panel at their home as part of the first panel being donated as part of this project. This area does not have […]

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Volcanoes Safaris included in Lonely Planet’s Sustainable Escapes Book

Volcanoes Safaris is delighted to have been included in Lonely Planet’s Sustainable Escapes Book . Thank you Michaela Trimble for this wonderful piece after your stay at our luxury lodges. Volcanoes Safaris through the Volcanoes Safaris Partnership Trust connects Volcanoes’ Rwanda and Uganda luxury lodges to the neighbouring communities and conservation activities. Follow this link […]

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Volcanoes Safaris in The Sunday Times

We are happy to see our founder Praveen Moman featured in The Sunday Times on “holidays that make a difference.” “In 2000 he created Volcanoes Safaris, the first international tourist company to take visitors to Rwanda. Since then he has built four characterful eco- lodges around the Virunga mountain range in Rwanda and Uganda, kick-starting […]

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