Situated on the edge of Lake Mutanda overlooking the Virunga Mountains in Kisoro District southwestern Uganda, the resort offers comfortable accommodation combined with the most beautiful views of western Uganda. Mutanda Lake Resort is the ideal place for volcano treks, gorilla tracking, birding safaris, boat and dugout canoe trips, swimming at the lake and relaxation.
Tracking mountain gorillas is the main activity at Mutanda Lake Resort, there many options of tracking mountain gorillas, you can trek mountain gorilla at Mgahinga Gorilla National Park which about 28 kilometers (1 hour drive) or Bwindi - Nkuringo Gorilla trailheads and Rushaga Gorilla trailheads which is also 1 hour drive. Kindly contact Adyeri Creations Limited for more information about gorilla safaris in Uganda.
Golden Monkey tracking
In the whole world there only three countries where you can see golden monkeys namely Uganda, Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo. But in these three countries, only Uganda and Rwanda are the best sites for golden monkey tracking. There about 4500 endangered golden monkeys left on the planet.
Dugout Canoe trips
Traditional dugout canoes are used on Lake Mutanda to transport people, fishing and boat safaris for tourists on the lake. You will be able to discover the Lake’s many Islands in a dugout canoe.
The forested peninsula also attract a wide variety of birds namely pelicans, grey crowned crane, Egyptian plover, ground-hornbill, Ibises, hawks, woodpecker, geese, helmeted guineafowl, nahan’s francolin, coqui francolin, purple crested turaco, white-brown coucal, Abyssinian nightjar, common swift, spotted crake among others.
Lake Mutanda is a fresh water lake in Uganda therefore safe for swimming with no bilharzia, hippos to fret about.
After the volcano climb or hike through either Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park to track Mountain Gorillas you can relax and chill out along the shores of Lake Mutanda overlooking the Virunga Mountains, a chain of volcanoes in East Africa along the border of Remarkable Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The mountains consists of eight major volcanoes namely Mount Gahinga, Mount Muhavura, Mount Sabyinyo, Mount Nyamuragira, Mount Karisimbi Mount Bisoke among others.
· Spacious rooms with a balcony
· Laundry services
· Free wireless internet
· Bar and Restaurant
· Spa and Massage