The Exclusive Mount Gahinga Lodge – Mgahinga Gorilla Park in Uganda

Posted by on December 7, 2019

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Mount Gahinga Lodge – Luxury Accommodation in the Shadows of the Virunga volcanoes


 Exclusive Luxury Mount Gahinga Lodge – Mgahinga Gorilla Park, the only luxury lodge just outside of Mgahinga Gorilla Park. The Lodge sits in rolling foothills of the awe-inspiring Virunga Volcanoes, the Mufumbiro Mountains, the Mountains that cook.
Mount Gahinga blends in with the area, reflecting the traditional designs and styles of Southwest Uganda. The Lodge is the perfect base for discovering and exploring Mgahinga Gorilla Park. The Lodge has a private trail that quickly takes you inside of the Park.

In Mgahinga Gorilla Park, you can trek Gorillas visiting the famous Nyakagezi Gorilla Family. Encounter the rare Golden Monkeys, climb one of the three Volcanoes in the Park and hike along the Sabinyo Gorge or the Border Trail.

Additionally, Mount Gahinga Lodge offers its activities to its Clients. You can visit the Gahinga Batwa Village that was constructed for about 130 landless Batwa in the area. Visit the Vocational Center and see how local crafts  are made. Participate in the Batwa Heritage Forest activity where you learn how the indigenous Batwa lived in the forest for thousands of years.

There are eight cottages that are called bandas. Two of the cottages are deluxe. All are comfortable luxury cottages with a fireplace for those chilly Gorilla Highlands evenings.

Each cottage has a verandah with spectacular views perfect for the Gorilla Trek Sundowners. Meals are exquisite culinary delights. A fusion of meals you may know but with that local African touch. Drinks including all soft drinks and alcoholic Beverages such as House Wines, Local Beers, and local spirits such as Uganda Waragi are part of the full-board stay at the Lodge

Enjoy a thirty-minute complimentary massage per guest per stay. Extra massages are available at additional cost.  Full board accommodation, including all soft drinks and house alcoholic beverages (excludes premium beverages).
A Personal Butler is at your beck and call to attend to your wellness. Laundry Service is offered as a courtesy to the guests. Additionally, hairdryers are in the rooms. WiFi is available in the comfortable main Lodge building.

Things to do and see while staying at Mount Gahinga Lodge:

Mgahinga Gorilla Park is one of Uganda’s smallest National Parks. However, there are many things for you to do and see. 

Gorilla Trekking is one of the featured activities. The Bonus is that a Luxury Gorilla Safari in Uganda comes at a fraction of the price that it would cost you in Rwanda.

There is a Golden MonkeyTrekking, which is a four to five-hour activity. The Batwa Trail is a time with the first people of the Forest.

There are three volcanoes that you can climb in the park, and they are one-day hikes, climbs.

Gorilla Trekking in Mgahinga Gorilla Park is similar to Rwanda. Trekking is done on the sides of the same Volcanoes.


 Getting to Mount Gahinga Lodge – Mgahinga Gorilla Park:

Mount Gahinga Lodge – Mgahinga Gorilla Park is is just three-hours from Kigali, Rwanda. Kigali International Airport not only serves Rwanda but southwest Uganda.

It is a scenic drive through the Gorilla Highlands of both Rwanda and Uganda that most do not mind.

You can also fly from Entebbe, Uganda to Kisoro, which is the closest airport to Mgahinga Gorilla Park.

There are daily flights are with Aerolink Safari Airlines. From Entebbe to Kisoro and back.

Getting to Mount Gahinga Lodge – Mgahinga Gorilla is easy, and we will make all the arrangements for you. Just let us know.