Tag Archives: Statements

Goma 4 December

Update: Goma 19 November 2012

Update on the situation in Goma in Eastern DRC 19 November 2012
There have been recent reports of instability near the city of Goma in the Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
These reports do not affect travel to the gorilla parks of Southern Uganda (Bwindi and Mgahinga) and Rwanda (Parc National des Volcans). The

Ebola 5 Dec

Volcanoes Safaris Statement on Ebola

Volcanoes Safaris Update on Ebola 5 December 2012
There have been reports of Ebola in the north of Uganda, away from Kampala and other main sources of habitation.
The WHO has advised that there is no need for any travel or trade restrictions for Uganda.
Travel is proceeding normally to all areas of Uganda. Guests are proceeding with

Marburg Fever Oct 24

Statement on Marburg Fever Oct 24

In recent days there have been reports of Marburg fever in the Kabale District of Uganda. The situation is being handled by the Ugandan Ministry of Health in collaboration with their partners through the emergency preparedness team. Guests are proceeding with their safaris as normal to all areas of the country and the parks and

Ebola 5 Dec

Volcanoes Safaris Statement on Ebola 17 Sep

In recent days there have been reports of Ebola in The Democratic Republic of Congo.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has stated that there is no need to restrict travel or trade to Uganda and Rwanda. Travel is proceeding normally to both countries. Guests are proceeding with their safaris as planned to all areas of the

DRC 12 July 12

Update on the DRC – 12 July 2012

Update on the situation in the DRC – 12 July 2012
In recent days there have been further reports of instability near Virunga National Park in the Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
This does not affect travel to the gorilla parks of Southern Uganda and Rwanda (Bwindi, Mgahinga and Parc National des Volcans) where