Meet the Team

The Volcanoes Family

Petrus Kiweewa

Volcanoes Safaris Guide, Uganda

Petrus, one of Volcanoes Safaris’ most experienced and popular guides, is keenly interested in the flora and fauna in East Africa and Congo, especially gorillas and chimpanzees.

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Yassin Maridadi

Yassin

Yassin Maridadi is Rwandese and was born in Uganda. He has worked as a guide for ten years. His favourite place to take guests is Mount Karisimbi, the highest peak in the Virunga Volcanoes, which can be hiked in two days. His favourite animal is the endangered Golden Monkey, a playful small monkey, subspecies of the more common Blue Monkey, and is found only in […]

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Robert Rwigenza

Robert

Rwigenza Robert, is Rwandan and grew up in Kasese, Uganda before returning to Rwanda in 1995. Robert has been a guide for 7 years. His favourite place is Volcanoes National Park, as it is home to the mighty mountain gorillas and covered with rich green forest. He admires the lifestyle of the gorillas and how they care for each other […]

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Francis Kiwanuka

Francis Kiwanuka

Francis grew up in Masaka, a town that sits to the west of Kampala and he has been a guide for over 20 years. He has experienced some amazing things whilst working as a guide; you should really ask him to tell you a few stories from his safaris! Like all of Volcanoes Safaris’ guides, […]

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