Da Vinci Lodge is amazingly placed in Kiningi it is one of the finest lodges offering accommodation to guests visiting the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda, the conservation area is known for the high population of Mountain Gorillas, these live within the forested areas of the national park, 30% of the world’s remaining mountain Gorillas are found in the national park, it as gazette as a result of protecting the critically endangered species of the mountain gorillas and Golden monkeys, it was made famous by the American primatologist who carried out research about the gorillas in the national park for over 18 years. The lodge is one of the few best places to start your excellent journey to experience your African safari.
Da Vinci Lodge offers a wide range of accommodation to travelers, if you are looking for a quiet, elegant, peaceful, tranquility, intimate place then look no further that the lodge, the private luxury rooms have been built to blend with the surrounding natural environment, the lodge is one of the newest facilities in the Volcanoes National Park, a well-furnished place to explore the best of the national park, the cottages are built using local material to represent the traditional style of Rwanda. The well split dinning and bar area offers you delicious mouth-watering meals together with a wide variety of drinks you will be served both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, enjoy your meal while you take views of the vast mountain through the large windows. The lovely rooms are spacious and comfortable figured with beds that can be arranged as twins or double rooms, they have private verandas, overlooking the forest.
While at Da Vinci Lodge meals are presented in a buffet style, there is a wide choice of what to eat ranging from international food cuisines to the local Rwandan style meals, they are perfect at organizing bush breakfast, and lunches. Popular things to do while at the lodge gorilla trekking, done at in the morning in search of Mountain gorillas, they live in the forested areas amicably together with other species, they are gentle, tracking is done in groups of eight per gorilla family, time taken depends on how far the gorilla species have moved, the trail can be so strenuous so consider physical fitness when planning a trip to hike, you will have chance to trail through the forest in an amazing way, while observing the gorilla rules and regulations, these will be mentioned to you during the tracking time briefing.
Golden monkey tracking in the national park take place beginning in the morning just like the Mountain Gorillas, these are popular residents of the national park, found in the bamboo forested region of the national park, through the beautiful trails of the Conservation area expect to see a number primates as you look out through the vast trees, it is amazingly wonderful, golden monkeys are an endemic species of the great Virunga region, they are beautiful and outstanding of all primates, with their mouth full of bamboo shoots expect a the best of pictures.