Destinations

Mt Gahinga Eco Lodge

About Mt Gahinga Lodge

Nestling in the foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes Mt Gahinga Lodge provides the perfect base from which to track gorillas in Mgahinga, Nkuringo (southern Bwindi) and in the future, Djomba in DRC. Accommodation is in nine thatched bandas and also offers the opportunity to track the golden monkeys or climb one of the dramatic Virunga peaks.

Mount Gahinga Safari Lodge lies in the foothills of the awe-inspiring Virunga volcanoes on the border of Uganda, Rwanda and the DRC.

The lodge has a sun terrace overlooking the volcanoes and pretty gardens.

Lodge Details

Style

A comfortable lodge in a stunning mountain setting.

Setting

Mount Gahinga Safari Lodge lies in the foothills of the awe-inspiring Virunga volcanoes on the border of Uganda, Rwanda and the DRC.

Accommodation & Facilities

Guests at Mount Gahinga are accommodated in nine comfortable stone and tiled, thatched bandas. Each has en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water (solar-powered) and flushing toilets and offers stunning views towards the Virunga Volcanoes.

Six of the bandas have been recently refurbished and now include private fireplaces.

Dining

Fresh, wholesome meals, combining local cuisine and western tastes, are served in the dining room.

Activities

Walking safaris, tracking the golden monkeys, bird watching, volcano climbing, community walk to visit the Batwa, guided nature walks to the nearby emerald lakes. Guests are also offered a complimentary massage in the tranquil massage room on-site during their stay.

Child Policy

Children under 15 years of age are not permitted to track gorillas. They are very welcome at the lodge, but please be advised there are no childcare facilities.

Exclusive Lodge Hire

You may book Mount Gahinga on a private basis

Sleeps 16-20 guests
Great for family celebrations, group events and corporate bookings
Minimum 3 night stay
Special activities can be arranged as required
10% discount on accommodation for groups of 8 or more

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