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Villa Gorilla Lodge in the heart of Kinigi Musanze, offers sweeping mountain views of the stunning Volcanoes National Park, famed stronghold of the silverback mountain gorilla and research site of Dian Fossey. In addition to gorilla tracking, and golden monkey treks, you can hike to the summit of Bisoke Volcano, where giant plants, moss & mist combine in other-worldly Afro-alpine surroundings. A hike to Dian Fossey's grave, a short walk or quick drive to the nearby Ellen Degeneres Kinigi Campus of Dian Fossey's gorilla research center, hiking the nearby Nile River Trail, visit our neighbors at Red Rock Artisan Center, shop for Kitenge African print fabric, visit local markets or just relax in our private botanical gardens sipping a crafted cocktail, enjoying amazing food, with birds and butterflies flitting about while you enjoy the rhythms of rural African life.
Villa Gorilla Lodge + Guest Houses located in Kinigi, Ruhengheri, Musanze, Rwanda East Africa in the foothills of the Virunga Massif - a range of Volcanic Mountains, offers clean cool mountain air and spectacular sweeping views
...a quick ride to the entrance of Rwanda Volcanoes National Park and many other Musanze attractions. #moretoMusanze
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Rwanda Vacation Itinerary, Virunga National Park Trekking for Gorillas & Golden Monkeys, Hikes to Dian Fossey Grave Site, Overnight trek to Karisimbe Volcano, Chimpanzee Trekking in Nyungwe Forest National Park and Akagera National Park Safari expeditions.
Travel in the age of COVID-19
Please note that all Rwandan hotels & businesses are obligated to follow the Rwandan government mandates regarding covid requirements - which are subject to sudden change as per government policies.
Currently to trek all primates in any national Parks in Rwanda, a negative PCR test is required, proof of vaccine, along with social distancing & wearing of face mask. For non primate activities a negative rapid test is required. Check back about timing and mandated requirements closer to your trek date.
- while not mandatory, it's recommended that you procure travel insurance that offers covid related coverage during your travels in Rwanda....
We can help you to procure the necessary National Park permits as well as transportation and driver from Kigali airport for your Rwandan dream vacation.
Villa Gorilla is located in Kinigi, Ruhengeri,
Musanze, Rwanda, East Africa in the foothills of the Virunga mountains
near the headquarters of Rwanda's
famed Volcanoes National Park,
.... 72 miles (115 km) from Kigali international airport and 10 minutes from our gate.
we are about 2 hours further drive to uganda to
Bwindi Impenetrable National park
in the bwindi impenetrable forest, in southwestern uganda,
a much shorter drive from kigal, rwanda i than from uganda's Entebbe airport!!
either way - rwanda or uganda,
you can make that wildlife bucket list trek
to visit endangered silverback gorilla families
in the virunga mountains of East Africa.
Villa Gorilla's five en suite Villas, with hot showers, surrounded by gardens & private balconies, offer glimpses of the spectacular Virunga Volcano massif views,
each nestled in the stunning botanical setting that is #thesecretgardensofVillaGorilla
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the charming family house, with murals of gorillas flanking the front door, is our premier spot.
offering two mirrored bedrooms, each with ensuite bathroom, plus a comfortable lounge and dining area.
Lisa + Andrew, internationally renowned Chefs, work with you to create meals suited to your dietary needs and
a global gourmet variety of tastes that take you on an food safari adventure around the world while never leaving the dining table. come hungry - leave happy!
The lovely veranda and private garden area of the
premier 2 bedroom family house offer views of the
Virunga Volcanic Mountain Range and
villa gorilla's exotic botanical gardens
brimming with tropical fauna and flowers. Villa Gorilla is the perfect fit for small groups or a family looking for comfort, personal experiences from attentive management, privacy and lovely views of the mountains.