Why Virunga Lodge?
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 1
Virunga Lodge

Virunga Lodge

Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

What We Love
  1. Panoramic views of the volcanic lakes & Virunga Volcanoes
  2. Ideal base for gorilla-trekking
  3. Forest hikes to find the rare golden monkey
  4. Peaceful terraced gardens
  5. Great birding
  6. Environmentally-friendly design

Why Virunga Lodge?

Virunga Lodge is perched on a high ridge with breathtaking views of the Virunga Volcanoes & the Musanze valley to the west & Lake Bulera & Ruhondo to the east.

Experience The lodge is built in local style from wood & stone & has a tranquil atmosphere. Evenings are spent relaxing around a log fire, telling stories about the day’s gorilla-trekking adventures.

Offering an ideal base from which to go on gorilla-trekking expeditions & treks to see the rare golden monkey, a stay at Virunga Lodge will not disappoint. After a strenuous day out in the forest, what is better than coming home to magnificent vistas & warm hospitality?

Stay Virunga Lodge features 10 bandas & 2 deluxe bandas.

Each en-suite banda has a private terrace from which guests can watch the sunrise over the dramatic landscape of mountains & lakes as well as a fireplace & luxury shower room.

The 2 deluxe bandas have private sitting rooms & more refined interiors.

The main area at Virunga Lodge includes a communal dining area, bar, library & wellness spa where relaxing treatments can be enjoyed.

Activities Activities at Virunga Lodge include gorilla trekking, forest hikes to find the golden monkey, a visit to Diane Fossey’s grave & hikes to the top of the volcanoes.


Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 1
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 2
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 3
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 4
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 5
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 6
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 7
Virunga Lodge Africa Unwind 8
Ready, Steady, Go!
Ready, Steady, Go!
1. Click on Let's Plan.
2. A travel expert will curate a bespoke holiday.
3. Book & start packing.