Bakiga Lodge Ruhija Bwindi Forest

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Bakiga Lodge Ruhija Bwindi Forest

Bakiga Lodge Ruhija Bwindi Forest

Bakiga lodge is perfectly built at the edge of the ridge overlooking a beautiful valley; the Lodge is a perfect accommodation for visitors looking for a real authentic African experience with amazing views of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

Bakiga lodge is an eco-lodge-friendly lodge situated in the Ruhija gorilla trekking sector of Bwindi impenetrable national park, just a 10 minutes drive from the Ruhija Gorilla Tracking meeting point.

Bakiga lodge room capacity

The Lodge offers 10 spacious cabins, all self-contained with ensuite bathrooms; all cabins have private balconies with spectacular views of the forest with WIFI internet available at the lodge.

Location of Bakiga lodge

Bakiga Lodge Ruhija Bwindi Forest

Bakiga lodge is located in Ruhija town in the Eastern part of Bwindi impenetrable national park, the lodge is just 10 minutes drive to the park office where gorilla trekking starts from.

How to get to Bakiga lodge

The easiest access point to Bakiga lodge is via Kabale town which can be accessed from Kampala or the Rwandan capital Kigali, currently, there are no flights to this area and clients will need to access the lodge in a 4×4 safari vehicle. Those on our regular budget gorilla trekking tours will access the lodge from either Queen Elizabeth national park or Lake Mburo national park respectively; from Kabale, the lodge is 2.5 hour’s drive while from Queen Elizabeth the lodge is 3.5 hours drive.

Things to do while staying at Bakiga lodge

Though gorilla trekking is the most popular activity for clients that visit this area there are several other activities that one can do while staying at the baking lodge and some of these activities include

  • Guided hikes in the forest.
  • Bird viewing.
  • Relaxing and taking the breath of the lodge.
  • Performance of dance and songs by local children.
  • Community walks.
Lodge grade by Wilderness Explorers Africa

Our experts’ rate this lodge 6/10 perfect budget place to stay for gorilla trekking in Uganda.


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