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Mount Gahinga Lodge

Mount Gahinga Lodge

Mount Gahinga Lodge one of the luxurious lodges in Uganda. It’s a sanctuary where nature’s wonders come to life and unforgettable experiences await at every turn. The Lodge was built by Praveen and momam and it opened in 2002. Mount Gahinga Lodge offers an experience that is as enriching as it is unforgettable. So why wait? Embark on your journey to Mount Gahinga Lodge and let the magic of Uganda’s wilderness captivate your soul.

In a world where luxury often comes at the expense of nature, lodge’s architecture seamlessly blends traditional African design with modern comforts. Creating a harmonious retreat that feels like a natural extension of its surroundings. Whether you’re lounging in your spacious room or unwinding on the outdoor.

At Mount Gahinga Lodge, we believe in the importance of preserving Uganda’s natural heritage for future generations to enjoy. That’s why we’re committed to sustainable tourism practices that minimize our environmental footprint and support local conservation efforts. From eco-friendly initiatives such as solar power and waste management to community outreach programs. That empower local communities, we’re dedicated to making a positive impact on the world around us.


Mount Gahinga Lodge has 12 bandas (2 deluxe and 6 standards). Each spacious cottage is tastefully decorated with locally sourced materials and adorned with thoughtful touches that reflect the rich cultural heritage of the region. With panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and lush vegetation. Your room becomes a sanctuary where you can immerse yourself in the beauty of Uganda’s wilderness without sacrificing comfort or convenience.


At Mount Gahinga Lodge, dining is not just a meal – it’s a culinary journey that celebrates the vibrant flavors of Uganda’s bounty. From farm-to-table delights crafted with fresh, locally sourced ingredients to international favorites with a unique twist. Every dish is a masterpiece that delights the senses and nourishes the soul. Whether you’re savoring a gourmet breakfast before setting out on a gorilla trek or enjoying a candlelit dinner under the stars, the dining experience at Mount Gahinga Lodge is sure to leave a lasting impression.

Gorilla Trekking

Meanwhile, the lodge is the perfect base to go gorilla tracking on the Ugandan side of the Virungas. Track the mountain Gorillas, climb a volcano. And walk through local villages and most of all to share the culture of the Batwa, the oldest inhabitants of the Central African rain forest. This gives guests a memorable stay at the lodge.

Golden Monkey Tracking

In addition to gorilla trekking, guests can also embark on golden monkey tracking excursions in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. These playful primates are endemic to the region and offer a delightful encounter for nature enthusiasts. Guided by knowledgeable trackers, guests can observe golden monkeys as they forage, play, and interact in their natural environment.

Volcano Hiking

Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is home to three imposing volcanoes – Mount Gahinga, Mount Muhabura, and Mount Sabinyo. Guests staying at Mount Gahinga Lodge can embark on guided hikes to explore these volcanic peaks. Each offering unique landscapes and breathtaking views of the surrounding area. Whether you choose to summit one of the volcanoes or simply hike around their foothills, it’s an adventure that promises unforgettable memories.

Batwa Cultural Experience

For a cultural immersion into the rich heritage of Uganda’s indigenous Batwa pygmies, guests can participate in a Batwa cultural experience.  Furthermore, led by Batwa guides, these interactive tours offer insight into the traditional way of life, including hunting techniques, medicinal plant use, and traditional dances. It’s a unique opportunity to learn about the history and culture of one of Africa’s oldest indigenous communities.

Bird watching

With its diverse range of habitats, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is a haven for birdwatchers. Guests can explore the park’s forested slopes and marshy areas in search of a variety of bird species, including Albertine Rift endemics such as the handsome francolin, Rwenzori turaco, and dusky crimson wing. Guided bird watching tours provide opportunities for bird enthusiasts to spot and identify a wide array of avian species in their natural habitat.