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World Record cricket attempt! 11-13 May, Rwanda

World Record Attempt of the Longest Individual Cricket Net Session, Kigali Rwanda 11-13 May In an exciting collaboration, Rwanda Cricket Stadium Foundation (RCFS) and Volcanoes Safaris, owner of Virunga Lodge, one of Rwanda’s most exclusive lodges, are organising a Guinness world record attempt of the longest individual net session by the Rwanda National team Captain Eric […]

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Praveen Moman Speaks about Ecotourism in Gabon

Congo Basin Forest Partnership Conference, Gabon, 2 December 2013 Presentation by Praveen Moman, Co-Founder & Director, Volcanoes Safaris The challenge of creating successful ecotourism in Central Africa: A perspective from the private sector. Someone said at lunchtime that I had a dream; a dream about wildlife and adventure tourism.  It may not be as important […]

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Praveen Moman Talks at Great Ape Summit

Great Ape Summit Jackson Hole 21 September 2013 Talk by Praveen Moman, Co-Founder & Director, Volcanoes Safaris  The Challenges of Great Ape Eco-Tourism Yellowstone, America’s first National Park, was established in 1872, giving rise to the modern concept of National Parks and the need to cherish and protect the environment. This concept became the basis […]

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VS wins Conde Nast World Saver Award!

Volcanoes Safaris is delighted to announce that it has been selected as a winner of the 2013 World Saver Awards for small hotel chains, by Condé Nast Traveler for its extensive contributions to conservation and humanitarian initiatives. The annual awards, which have been running for 25 years, are among the most coveted in the travel industry, honouring visionary […]

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ATTA Signs ‘The Code’ in Lucerne

ATTA President Shannon Stowell has signed a formal agreement that sees ATTA support ‘The Code’, with the backing of the advisory board and in front of the gathered associates at the 2012 Summit in Lucerne, Switzerland. The formal agreement was in support of the ECPAT initiative to prevent and mitigate exploitation of children known as […]

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