The Batwa Solar Power Project aims to provide access to electricity to the Batwa community near Mount Gahinga Lodge. The Batwa were displaced from the Mgahinga area in 1991 to create a national park for the gorillas. Volcanoes Safaris Partnership Trust built a permanent village for the Batwa community and their families. Electricity is the […]
10 Day Classic Uganda Watch Film Book Now Gorillas, Chimps, Lions, Wildlife and Birds Launched in July 2022 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Volcanoes Safaris, this 10-day safari allows guests to experience trekking the gorillas in both Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and the Virunga mountains of Mgahinga National Park. You will also see the the […]
6 Day Gorilla Safari Watch Film Book Now Virunga and Gahinga Safari Our six-day gorilla safari to Virunga Lodge, Rwanda and Mount Gahinga Lodge, Uganda, offers the opportunity to experience ancient Batwa culture, hike a volcano, see the rare golden monkeys, and track the majestic mountain gorillas in both Rwanda and Uganda. This safari starts […]
Ronald was born and raised near Mount Gahinga Lodge in Kisoro, western Uganda. Ronald works closely with the Batwa community who live at the Gahinga Batwa Village, set up in 2018 by VSPT and is home to a community of over 140 Batwa. Outside of work Ronald enjoys traveling, and playing volleyball and his favorite […]
Phiona was born and raised in Kampala, Uganda. She has worked in hospitality for the last seven years, and started with Volcanoes Safaris as a butler. She loves adventuring and meeting new people from different backgrounds. Phiona’s favourite bird is a pin-tailed whydah.