Lodge Category: Mount Gahinga Lodge

Ronald Niyonshuti

Ronald was born and raised near Mount Gahinga Lodge in Kisoro, western Uganda. Having started as a gardener with VS in 2018, he is now the Project Coordinator for conservation and community projects at the lodge. Ronald works closely with the Batwa community who live at the Gahinga Batwa Village, set up in 2018 by […]

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Phiona Nabegesera

Mount Gahinga Lodge, Lodge Manager

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.

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Francis Picwo

Mount Gahinga Lodge, Assistant Manager

Francis was born and raised in North Western Uganda. He started in the hospitality industry eight years ago and worked as a professional Bartender at Bwindi Bar. Francis joined VS as a butler at Kyambura Gorge Lodge and is now Assistant Manager at Mount Gahinga Lodge.

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4 Day Gahinga Safari


On this short safari you’ll be able to track the endangered Mountain Gorillas in Mgahinga National Park, as well as the opportunity to experience ancient Batwa culture, climb a volcano and track golden monkeys. Perfect for those wishing to experience gorilla trekking.

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“Our stay was quite possibly the most rewarding experience we have ever enjoyed throughout our many world travels.”

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