Virunga Lodge

The magnificent Virunga Lodge is the premier luxury gorilla lodge in Rwanda and one of Africa’s most renowned lodges. The lodge is perched high on a ridge with stunning views of the Virunga Volcanoes and the Musanze valley to the west and Lake Bulera and Ruhondo to the east.


Virunga Lodge is a luxurious eco-friendly retreat situated in the heart of the Virunga Mountains in Rwanda. The lodge is perched on a hilltop with breathtaking panoramic views of the volcanic peaks and lush rainforest below. It offers a unique and unforgettable safari adventure, with a chance to witness endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, as well as other wildlife such as golden monkeys, birds, and forest elephants. The lodge itself features ten spacious and beautifully appointed cottages, each with a fireplace, en-suite bathroom, and private terrace overlooking the stunning landscape. The lodge also prides itself on its sustainability efforts, including the use of solar power and the employment of local staff, making it an ideal choice for travellers looking for a luxurious and eco-friendly experience.

Bird Watching
Cultural Visits
Gorilla Trekking
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