Announcement on immediate increase in price of gorilla permits by Rwanda Development Board

Dear Colleague The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) announced on 6 May that there will be an immediate increase in the price of a gorilla permit in Rwanda from US $750 to US $1,500. The reasons for this increase are given in the attached letter from RDB. All tourism companies will be implementing this increase with immediate […]

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Remembering Dian Fossey at Virunga Lodge

On 02 March we celebrated the opening of the new Dian Fossey Map Room at our Virunga Lodge. This stunning space pays homage to the conservationists and explorers of the Virunga volcanoes from 1870 to 1985 through a series of specially researched panels. In addition to an educational space, this stunning room will provide Virunga […]

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T+L World’s Best Awards

Dear Friends, From all of us at Volcanoes Safaris, thank you for making 2016 a great year. Looking at 2017, we are thrilled to inform you that our Bwindi Lodge has been included in the survey for Travel + Leisure magazine’s World’s Best Awards. We are extremely pleased with this recognition and hope you can […]

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Can we treat your Valentine?

This Valentine’s Day treat yourselves to a romantic getaway and experience the unique Volcanoes Lodges in Uganda and Rwanda. Kyambura Gorge Lodge, Queen Elizabeth National Park – The Contemporary Chimpanzee and Wildlife Lodge. Enjoy a romantic sunset game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park, chimpanzee tracking or a wildlife and bird-filled boat cruise along the Kazinga […]

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