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Mikeno lodge

Mikeno Lodge is a luxurious lodge built into a forested hillside at Virunga National Park Headquarters and is the perfect base for visiting mountain gorillas or climbing a volcano.

The Safari Lodge is perfectly situated between mountain gorilla trekking , the Nyiragongo Volcano and Mount Nyamuragira. There is also a chance to go chimpanzee trekking and visit orphan gorillas while at Virunga National Park.  The lodge is also only  one and a half hours from Goma.

The Mikeno Lodge offers large bungalows and a good restaurant. There is an abundance of bird life, as well as resident blue monkeys, colobus monkeys, and baboons. chimpanzees are also frequent visitors to the area.

The lodge and restaurant are located within a forest and offer beautiful views of the Rift Valley and Nyiragongo and Mikeno Volcanoes. Nature walks and visits to local places of interest can be arranged.

Price includes 16% Govt VAT and the Rate is USD 450 Per Room .

Facilities of the lodge

  • Twelve unique bungalows each have stunning views into the surrounding forest.
  • En-suite bathrooms with stone carved baths and curved stone showers.
  • Fashioned with lava stone, mahogany and thatch the bungalows are nestled amidst the thick forest greenery and reaching trees.
  • Comfortable lounging area and fireplace to ward off the crisp evening air.