Monthly Archives: November 2013

Nicole Profile

Nicole Speaks at ATTA Summit

Nicole Simmons, Project Co-Ordinator for the VSPT at Kyambura Gorge recently spoke at the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) Summit in Namibia, focusing on the crucial work carried out by the VSPT in and around Volcanoes’ Lodges. Below is a transcript of her moving and inspiring words:
Today I will be speaking at the ATWS about [...]

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Mount Gahinga Lodge is Relaunched!

Volcanoes Safaris unveils newly renovated Mount Gahinga Lodge
Upgraded Lodge Offers New Interactive Experiences with the Indigenous Batwa Community and Enhanced Level of Luxury Accommodations
On November 4th, 2013, Volcanoes Safaris re-launched Mount Gahinga Lodge, nestled in the foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes on the edge of Mgahinga National Park in Southwest Uganda, as the premier culture and hiking lodge.

Telly Award

Among the Gorillas Wins Telly Award!

Congratualtions to Travelscope for winning a total of seven Telly Awards, including one for their episode with the gorillas, filmed at our Virunga Lodge!
The Telly Awards are a US awards scheme that honours the very best television programs and commercials as well as the finest video and film productions and work created for the web. [...]