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The Rwanda Countryside & the Virunga Volcanoes

Virunga Panorama Preview Mountain View

It is no wonder Rwanda is known as the land of a thousand hills, they are visible in every direction, stretching far into the distance. The most striking feature of the landscape, however, is how incredibly cultivated it is, with virtually every square centimetre growing one crop or another. The iron roofs of dwellings glint […]

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Volcanoes Safaris Update on Eastern Congo 12 April 2018

In recent weeks there have been media reports of security incidents near Virunga National Park in Eastern DRC. The situation in southern Uganda and Rwanda remains normal and is not affected by the situation in Eastern DRC. Volcanoes Safaris does not operate in DRC. The government of Uganda and Rwanda have reinforced security in the […]

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Celebrating Cricket and the Visit of the Duchess of York to Rwanda

Villagers

Celebrating the opening of the Kigali Cricket Stadium The stadium and cricket ground includes an ICC International cricket pitch, a pavilion with restaurant and an HIV testing facility for the local community. Volcanoes Safaris  is proud to be a key sponsor of the building of this magnificent cricket stadium in Rwanda. The Duchess of York stays […]

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Gahinga Batwa Village Receives Support from Adventure Travel Conservation Fund

Villagers

Volcanoes Safaris Partnership Trust (VSPT) is thrilled to announce that the Adventure Travel Conservation Fund (ATCF) has voted to support the Gahinga Batwa Village! The construction of the Gahinga Batwa Village started in the fall of 2017. The funding from the ATCF will contribute towards the permanent settlement for the Gahinga community of Batwa pygmies, a group of about […]

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