This extensive program affords you the opportunity to make the most of your safari. You visit all four Volcanoes unique eco-luxury lodges and are able to indulge in activities at each one that will promise to make your trip even more unforgettable. Highlights Include

  • Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans (Rwanda), Mgahinga Gorilla National Park (Uganda) and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (Uganda) – six opportunities
  • Chimpanzee Tracking in Kyambura Gorge
  • Golden Monkey Tracking in Parc National des Volcans and Mgahinga National Park
  • Tree-Climbing Lions in Ishasha
  • Game Drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Boat Cruises on the Kazinga Channel
  • Climb any of three volcanoes
  • Wide range of forest and nature walks
  • Community Project visits run by the VSPT
  • Dian Fossey’s Grave in Parc National des Volcans

Charles, Dubai

'Staff were fantastic and would do anything to help. The location is great overlooking a wild gorge with a river at the bottom. The food was good, massages on the house! Would recommend this place to anyone!'

RightRedness, USA

'This was one of many lodges we stayed in on our Africa Adventure last year. I cant say enough great things about it. Not only is it beautiful, its clean and welcoming and just all around lovely!'

Luc, Germany

'If you want to trek gorillas in Bwindi National Park in Uganda this is the place to stay!! The private villas are in the middle of the jungle and there are guests who actually saw gorillas from their own terrace!'

Shannon, USA

'We stayed at the Bwindi Safari Lodge in pure paradise bliss looking out at the beautiful birds and dense forest complete with black and white colobus monkeys. The staff at the lodge treated us with the highest level of service. It was pure bliss and heaven on Earth.'

Betty-Ann, USA

'We loved the service, the staff and the location. The view was to die for.'

Becky Loewe

'One of the most beautiful and comfortable eco-sensitive properties I've visited. Wonderful.'

Tanya Sweeny, UAE

'Bwindi Lodge is an absolute paradise. I really appreciate the care for the environment. Superb service - the staff were amazing.'

Sam Kinnear, UK

'Outstanding service and superb accommodation.'

Steve Harper, USA

'The most beautiful of all Volcanoes' Lodges. The service and hospitality are better than the best hotels in the USA.'

Msafiri Magazine

'Bwindi Lodge is the best lodge in Uganda.'

African Safaris, New Zealand

'Staff were incredibly friendly and accommodating, and the food absolutely scrumptious. Each room has an outlook over one of the lakes. The rooms are super spacious and very comfortable.'

Jessi, USA

'Rwanda is an absolutely beautiful country, and Virunga is like the icing on the cake. The view from our bedroom/bathroom/veranda was absolutely spectacular.'

Fiona, UK

'My husband & I stayed at Virunga Lodge after our trip to see the gorillas! The view from our room was exquisite! For dinner we were seated in the restaurant round one table with the other guests. It was a lovely experience chatting with everyone about their holiday experiences.'

Peter, Norway

'I haven't seen such a luxurious camp at all, even in Kenya! The staff were warm and the meals delicious. I will miss it when I get back home.'

Peter Browne, Conde Nast Traveller

'The location on a peak between Lake Bulera and Lake Ruhondo, magnificent inland seas untouched by tourism, is spellbinding.'

Senator Frist, US Senate

'The best lodge in Africa.'

Bruce McAllister, Australia

'Probably one of the most extraordinary lodges on Earth.'

Linda Tanner, USA

'This fabulous place ranks in our top 5 in the world. Breathtakingly beautiful.'

Judith Hall, Canada

'First class all around.'

Bradt Guide Rwanda

'Organic bush chic rather than transatlantic luxury, this is...the finest lodge anywhere in Rwanda.'

Karen Catalano, Australia

'I loved Mgahinga. This is deepest, darkest Africa. Unforgettable.'

Family Party from USA

'This property surprised us with its simple beauty. This property is truly lovely, situated at the base of a beautiful volcano; the gardens are beautiful and well tended.'

Rich, UK

'This was far and away my favourite lodge in Uganda. The experience with the Batwa is the best cultural exchange activity I've done on any holiday.'

Kristen, USA

'Gahinga was just beautiful and the staff were so welcoming. The complimentary massage was incredible - just wonderful.'

Ashley, USA

'We were lucky to be at Gahinga on the day the Batwa perform their dances for the villages around the lodge. The children were adorable and everyone came out to watch. It was the highlight of our trip.'

Jenny, Australia

'The staff were amazing, so thoughtful. The views are spectacular, the three enormous volcanos rising up before you, Mt Muhavura, Mt Gahinga and Mt Sabinyo. There is such peace and quiet here.'

Donnie, USA

'Stephen's food was delicious (tilapia, pork chops, stew, fried potatoes, mushroom soup, minestrone soup..I could keep going), and the staff made us a cake for our 2 year anniversary while there. What a nice thought!'

Sally, USA

'A tranquil and beautiful place. The Batwa are enchanting and we loved every moment with them, can't wait to show people the pictures!'

Kona Tour Guide, Hawaii

'I loved the setting of this lodge. You are surrounded by vegetation. The chateaus were so cute. It was good being in the country side surrounded by farmland. We were a short walk from the park. The food was excellent. Staff were kind and helpful. A great experience.'

Lonely Planet East Africa

'Stunning location at the foot of the brooding volcanoes.'

Dutcher Party

'Wonderful staff, food, lodge... A terrific and unique use of local materials. Quite understatedly beautiful and functional. Magnificent!

Langehner Party

'One of the best places we've ever visited, with such friendly people and perfect service. Thank you all!'

Val, UK

'I loved everything about this lodge, It is set right on the edge of Queen Elizabeth park, you can sometimes see elephants and other animals in the distance. My room was just beautiful, it had everything you could possibly wish for.'

Robert, UK

'The views from the room and the furnishings of this lodge are all incredible. I can't wait to come back again!'

Rosalind, Uganda

'It was worth the 6 hour drive from Kampala to have stayed here. The Lodge was fabulous.'

Tammy, Uganda

'This is my favourite lodge in Uganda: interesting, eco-friendly, luxury.'

Ed, Switzerland

'What a treat! Everyone at the Lodge was soooo kind and helpful, we really felt very much welcome. Our room was beautiful: tasteful African look and feel but with all the comforts that a "spoiled" European would like to find. The view stunning. The food superb but best of all the kindness of the manager and his team.'

Mario Rengiro de la Sota

'It's so beautiful and peaceful, I'm tempted to stay here forever...'

Russo Party, Canada

'Amazing, dreamlike! Will have to revisit in the future. Excellent service!'

Lisa Baumgarten

'Kyambura Gorge Lodge is incredible; the design, detail, hospitality; all of it! Fantastic time!'

Day 1

  • Travel to Kyambura Gorge
  • Relax in the Pool O/N: Kyambura Gorge Lodge (L,D)

Day 2

  • Morning Game Drive in Queen Elizabeth
  • Visit the Coffee Cooperative
  • Explore the Kyambura Wetland
  • Community Projects run by the VSPT O/N: Kyambura Gorge Lodge (B,L,D

Day 3

  • Chimp Tracking in Kyambura Gorge
  • Boat Cruise on the Kazinga Channel O/N: Kyambura Gorge Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 4

  • Travel to Bwindi
  • Search for Tree-Climbing Lions in Ishasha
  • Self-Guided River Walk O/N: Bwindi Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 5

  • Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Orphanage Dance Performance O/N: Bwindi Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 6 Options

  • Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Visit Bwindi Community Hospital
  • Visit Ride for a Woman
  • Forest Walks in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Community walks in Buhoma
  • Explore the Batwa Trail O/N: Bwindi Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 7

  • Travel to Mount Gahinga
  • Batwa Dance Performance O/N: Mount Gahinga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 8 Options

  • Batwa Heritage Experience
  • Batwa Vocational Centre
  • Complimentary Massage
  • Golden Monkey Tracking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
  • Gorilla Tracking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park O/N: Mount Gahinga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 9

  • Travel to Virunga Lodge
  • Cross the border into Rwanda
  • Intore Dance Performance O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 10

  • Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
  • Visit the Mwiko Primary School O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 11 Options

  • Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
  • Golden Monkey Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
  • Visit Dian Fossey’s Grave
  • Hike a Volcano
  • Local village and lake walks
  • Visit the Mwiko Primary School O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 12

  • Travel back to Kigali
  • Visit the Genocide Memorial if there is time Virunga Lodge (B)

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Kyambura Gorge Lodge – 3 Nights The eclectic contemporary Kyambura Gorge Lodge has been converted from an old coffee processing plant and has incredible views overlooking the Queen Elizabeth National Park, the mythical Mountains of the Moon in the far distance.   Bwindi Lodge – 3 Nights Overlooking the primeval Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Bwindi Lodge offers a truly unique jungle experience. Separated by nothing more than an idyllic stream, the gorillas themselves are frequent visitors to the finest lodge in Bwindi!   Mount Gahinga Lodge – 2 Nights Nestled in the foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes, Mount Gahinga Lodge is an exclusive lodge that has the impressive backdrop of three of the volcanoes themselves. Its rustic charm creates an absorbing atmosphere of tranquility and history.   Virunga Lodge – 3 Nights The magnificent Virunga Lodge is perched high on a ridge and has stunning views of the Virunga Volcanoes and the twin lakes Bulera and Ruhonda. The premier luxury destination for tracking the endangered mountain gorillas.

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View Dates and Prices: 2014 - 2015


Safari Prices


Scheduled Departure **


High Season

Low Season

Per person sharing a twin room
$ 7,960
$ 7,164
Single room supplement
$ 807
$ 807
** Prices are based on a minimum of two people travelling on a private safari.Prices are quoted in US$. For £ sterling and Euro payments the dollar will be converted at the prevailing exchange rate at the time of payment.Prices are valid until 31 December 2014.


Private Departure **


High Season

Low Season

Per person sharing a twin room
$ 9,755
$ 7,804
Single room supplement
$ 897
$ 718
Based on 3 people travelling
$ 8,845
$ 7,076
Based on 4 people travelling
$ 8,390
$ 6,712
Based on 5 people travelling
$ 8,117
$ 6,494
** Prices are based on a minimum of two people travelling on a private safari.Prices are quoted in US$. For £ sterling and Euro payments the dollar will be converted at the prevailing exchange rate at the time of payment.Prices are valid until 31 December 2014.


Safari Prices

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