Governors' Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

Part of the Rwanda Safari & African Safari Collection

The lodge is only minutes away from the headquarters of the Parc National des Volcans from where clients trek on foot to see the magnificent Mountain Gorilla – perhaps one of the most dramatic, thrilling and poignant wildlife experiences possible.

The lodge, situated in the foothills of the mighty Virungas, the chain of 15,000 ft volcanoes stretching through Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, affords wonderful views of the volcanoes and the surrounding countryside. Guest cottages and the main lodge building have been beautifully constructed and appointed and the lodge is the perfect base from which to explore this unique and fascinating corner of Africa. The lodge is built and operated by Governors’ Camp and all fees and rentals are used towards a community trust. 

Warm, inviting with extremely personal service. Activities on offer are unbeatable, so spending a few days at Sabyinyo is well worth it. 

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Governors' Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge Details

Activities offered at the lodge

Cultural experience
Guided birding tours
Escorted mountain biking and hiking
Trek to Dian Fossey Research Camp
Golden Monkey Trekking
Trip to Twin Lakes
Trips to Buhanga Sacred Forest
Trips to Gishwati Forest
Trip to Lake Kivu


Dining/Communal Area
Free High-Speed Internet
Free Parking
Room Service
Spa Services
En-Suite Bathrooms
Laundry Service
Coffee with Morning Wake-Up Call
Curio Shop
Laundry services (at no extra cost)

Included in your stay

Meals: All meals
Activities: 3 safari activities per day

Governors' Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge Map

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