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15th Birthday Party
September 21, 2012

Volcanoes’ 15th Birthday Party!

Volcanoes Safaris celebrated its 15th Anniversary in style at an event in Kampala on 7th September. It also marked its work as pioneers in great ape tourism and as a leader in the safari and adventure travel world. Vanessa Townsend, Sales and Marketing Manager for Volcanoes, described it not only as a celebration of Volcanoes…

Sculpture Gallery Opens
August 31, 2012

Rwenzori Visitor Centre Opens

The new Rwenzori Mountains National Park visitor centre, one of the last projects of the Sustainable Tourism in the Albertine Rift program (STAR), is open for business! The STAR program is funded by USAID and has handed the centre over to the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA). The new centre will offer visitors to the park…

New Video
July 25, 2012

New 2013 Prices with Low…

Volcanoes Safaris’ new safari rates for 2013 are now published and available on our website! We are delighted to announce that there has been no increase in prices at any of the lodges in the Volcanoes Collection; Virunga Lodge, Rwanda, Bwindi Lodge, Uganda, Mount Gahinga Lodge, Uganda and Kyambura Gorge Lodge, Uganda.  Our new published…

New Flying Safaris
July 6, 2012

Volcanoes Now Offers Flying Safaris!

Volcanoes Safaris is happy to announce the opening of new scheduled flights that will make the rare mountain gorillas more accessible to tourists than ever before! In Uganda, Air Kenya has launched new scheduled flights within the country that will drastically cut the travel time of guests travelling between Kampala and our lodges and greatly…

East Africa Takes to Air
July 2, 2012

East Africa Takes to the…

Coastal Aviation now offers a connection between Rwanda and the savannah plains of Kenya and Tanzania, making the rare mountain gorillas more accessible to tourists than ever before! Mountain gorillas can now be easily reached from the Maasai Mara and the Serengeti! Coastal will connect daily from the Serengeti and the Maasai Mara to Mwanza…

Rwenzori Sculpture Gallery
July 12, 2013

The Rwenzori Sculpture Gallery

Following the success of its exhibit on local sculpture in Uganda, the new Rwenzori Sculpture Gallery grows from strength to strength and moulds a bright future for itself in the smelter of Ugandan ambition. Their exhibit showcases the somewhat surprising talent the local people are discovering they have for bronze casting and it’s very much…

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