Sheltered in the depths of Uganda's Impenetrable forest, Bwindi Lodge's newly refurbished Bandas are Uganda's hippest hidden hideaways. Offering visitors breath taking views of the remote Buhoma landscape and unrivalled access to some of the world's rarest primates, Bwindi's re-imagined bandas also offer another level of comfort and style for discerning adventurers.

These secluded Bandas now combining elegant neutral tones, reflecting the lodges' natural backgrounds with vibrant kitenge materials, in keeping with the authentic African approach essential to Volcanoes Safaris' ethos. Its eco-friendly features reflect the local building style, and use solar energy and environmentally friendly materials like grass thatching and bamboo.

Originally opened in 1999 as a simple tented camp, the eco-luxe Bwindi Lodge has evolved over the years. Now the chic Bandas, each with extended window seating area looking out over the forest and cozy fireplace are the perfect place from which to enjoy and share the day's epic adventures. Separated from the forest by nothing more than an idyllic stream, the area's renowned mountain gorillas have become frequent visitors to this special lodge.

Volcanoes Safaris' innovative project was at the forefront of reviving tourism in Uganda, and supporting the local community near the great ape parks. From tracking these endangered mountain gorillas of the Impenetrable Bwindi Forest, to summiting the Virunga National Park's majestic volcanoes, or discovering the heritage of the indigenous Batwa tribe – the unrivalled expertise of the Volcanoes guides guarantees a truly epic adventure in which each day is as astonishing as the last.