Mikeno lodge is a luxury lodge found in Congo on the forested hills and around the most attraction of Virunga national park headquarters in Rumangabo. The lodge is the best for tourists visiting Virunga National park since it’s the luxury lodge around. Mikeno Lodge is situated near the city of Goma just a 90 minutes drive away. Democratic republic of Congo has more tourist opportunities like wildlife viewing, cultural safaris, Hiking, nature walks and other activities. The lodge is located in virunga national park the home of endangered mountain gorillas where gorilla trekking takes place. Virunga national park consists of two different species of gorillas that is the lowland gorillas and the mountain gorillas. Gorillas in virunga are different from gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Mikeno lodge consists of 12 spacious rooms built with lava stones and mahogany tree. All rooms have bungalows each facing the forested area. The lodge gives a good view of rift valley, Nyiragongo volcano and Mount Mikeno. All rooms have comfortable beds with clean and washed beddings. The rooms at the lodge contain a fireplace that provides warmth to visitors at the lodge in the cold hours of the lodge.
Mikeno lodge offers facilities like a restaurant that provides different types of meals both local and international, fireplaces and terraces in the rooms, comfortable beds, well stocked bar in the forest with both soft and hard drinks, ample parking space. There is also WIFI internet available at the lodge which enables guests to keep in touch with their families and friends, laundry services are provided at the hotel, private and en suite facilities like flushing toilets and hot showers. All rooms have bungalows that provides fantastic view of the surrounding area.
Activities while at Mikeno lodge
- Gorilla trekking in the park
- Hiking mount nyiragongo.
- Bird watching.
- Explore Rumangabo several nature trails.
- Visit the park bamboo projects.
- Community walks.