Tag Archives: Kyambura Gorge

BeeKeeping Craft
July 16, 2012

Participate in the Craft of…

The VSPT now offers our guests at Kyambura Gorge Lodge the opportunity to participate in and learn the craft of bee keeping. The hives were put in place by the VSPT to demonstrate to the local community how they can use bee hives to deter elephants from raiding their crops (elephants have a natural fear…

Rwenzori Vistor Centre
June 12, 2012

Rwenzori Sculpture Gallery Opens

The Rwenzori Sculpture Gallery near Volcanoes Kyambura Gorge Lodge is now open by appointment. The project to cultivate world-class African sculptors reaches a showcase standard in Uganda! The Sculpture Gallery is located an hour’s drive away from Volcanoes Kyambura Gorge Lodge, at the foothills of the Rwenzori Mountains in a stunning architect-designed building overlooking the…

Coffee at the Co-op
June 12, 2012

All About Coffee at the…

The Kyambura Women’s Coffee Cooperative has just wrapped up their third processing season. Despite the challenges faced from an unusually long dry season, the women were able to harvest over 400 kilos of organic Robusta and Arabica Coffees! Created by the Volcanoes Safaris Partnership Trust (VSPT) in December 2010, the Kyambura Women’s Coffee Cooperative aims…

Kya on Hot List
April 17, 2012

Kyambura on Conde Nast Traveller…

We are very excited to announce that our newest lodge, Kyambura Gorge Lodge, made Conde Nast Traveler’s Hot List! Situated on the edge of the Kyambura Gorge and Queen Elizabeth National Park, one of Africa’s finest national parks, Kyambura Gorge Lodge has stunning views over the Gorge and the lush savannah of the park, with…

Beekeeping in Kyambura
March 15, 2012

Beekeeping in Kyambura!

The Volcanoes Safaris Partnership Trust, in association with Malaika Honey, has launched a beekeeping initiative near Kyambura Gorge on the southern boundary of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The initiative is part of a series of projects that facilitate sustainable development in the local community while preserving the fragile habitat of Kyambura Gorge and the surrounding…