Virunga Lodge

Volcanoes National Park

A comfortable eco-lodge set in a dramatic location at 2,200 mt overlooking the Virunga Mountains and the lakes Bulera and Ruhondo.


High on a ridge overlooking lakes Bulera and Ruhondo, about 45 minutes from the entrance to the Volcanoes National Park.


10 stone bandas, including two deluxe for families or honeymooners, each with en-suite bathroom and private veranda.


Gorilla trekking, golden monkey trekking, visit to Dian Fossey’s research camp and grave, hiking to Lake Bulera and climbing a volcano, visits to the local school and community projects.


The park’s forests are home to over 70 mammal species including mountain gorilla and another rare primate specie: the golden monkeys. Here forest elephant, buffalo, bushbuck, black-fronted duiker and spotted hyena can also be observed. About 180 bird species, with a number of endemic ones, have been identified in the park.


An eco-lodge uniquely decorated in Rwandese style, offering stunning views over the lakes and volcanoes. The Volcanoes National Park: five volcanoes covered in montane and bamboo forests, the perfect habitat for mountain gorilla. The gorilla trekking in the forests of the park and the close encounter with these fascinating endangered primates.