Follow the Volcanoes News for information on what’s happening in Uganda and Rwanda that impacts on the wildlife populations and local communities.
Volcanoes work hard to forge ahead at the forefront of pioneering tourism in Uganda and Rwanda. This blog will keep you updated on all the news in the gorilla and chimp tourism world including development and conservation issues. It will also keep you posted on developments at Volcanoes Safaris, whether it be a new activity at one of our lodges, a new community project or a new feature around the local area.
There’s loads going on and it’s here that you can find out about it all, making it a first port of call for travel news, whether you’re booking a gorilla safari tour with us or not! It may be that you just want to keep in touch with the community after you travel or that you want to see how tourism can benefit the locales in which they operate. Whatever the motive, you’ll find something of interest here!
We understand that one of the victims of the incident at Westgate Mall in Nairobi was Ross Langdon.
Ross was born in Tasmania, Australia and movedRead More
Volcanoes has announced the dates of all safaris up to December 2015 as well as the prices for the 2014 calendar year.
Prices of allRead More
Volcanoes Safaris Update on the Temporary Closure of Certain US Embassies – Kigali 5 August 2013
The Department of State in the US hasRead More
Kyambura Gorge’s first chimpanzee baby naming ceremony was held at the UWA Fig Tree Camp in Queen Elizabeth National Park on July 18th!Read More
Volcanoes Safaris update on report of unrest in the DRC 17 July 2013
There have been reports of Congolese refugees entering Uganda afterRead More
VS Update on Homosexuality Bill in Uganda 21 March 2013
There have been reports of concern about travelling to Uganda because of the HomosexualityRead More