Trekkers Tavern Cottages is one of the midrange lodges located in Ruhija sector of Bwindi Forest Impenetrable Forest National Park, it is 52 kilometers from Kabale town, 44 kms from Buhoma, 462 kms from Kampala and 502 kilometers from Entebbe. This lodge can as well be accessed from Kigali, Rwanda which is about 4-5 hours drive. Trekkers Tavern Cottages is surrounded with great views of Bwindi Forest a home of half of the remaining mountain gorillas in the world. It is a great place to stay on your gorilla safari to Bwindi, based on the lodges’ special atmosphere, friendly and welcoming staff all from local villages and trained by the lodge you will have a great experience.
How to access Trekkers Tavern Cottages
By road: You can access Trekkers Tavern Cottages from Kampala/Entebbe by private and public transport which is approximately 8-9 hours, for public transport you will need to board buses that go to Kihihi or Kanyantorogo or Butogota and Buhoma towns then from here you can hire a motorcycle (boda bodas) to take you to Trekkers Tavern Cottages which costs around USD10.
By air: You can access Trekkers Tavern Cottages by flight from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi or Kisoro, or from Kajjansi airstrip and Garuga airstrip to Kayonza airstrip from here you will be transfer to the hotel, the hotel can as well organize for you the transfer
Rooms and Prices of Trekkers Tavern Cottages
The provides modern and unique facilities with a touch of African architecture. The lodge’s detailed architect and ambience creates a tranquil relaxing and inviting impression you will only see at our hotel. Upon entering the rooms that are bursting with modernity; then comes the fusion that should provide for a contemporary experience, like no other. There are options when choosing accommodation; Trekkers Tavern Cottages offers cottages and standard rooms, all with en-suite facilities. The rate card ranges from USD100 sharing per person per night for a Standard Cottage and USD80 sharing per person per night for the Main House during high reason months of December, January, February, June, July, August, and September. The room rates are inclusive of meals on daily full board basis.
Activities to do during your stay at Trekkers Tavern Cottages in Bwindi Forest
Gorilla Trekking in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest Ruhija and Buhoma sector
While your stay at Trekkers Tavern Cottages you will be able to go for gorilla tracking in Bwindi, this will depend on which sector you secure your gorilla tracking permits that is either Ruhija or Buhoma sectors, from the lodge you will walk a short distance to the starting point for briefing and then start off your gorilla trek in Bwindi but if you permits are booked for Buhoma, you will drive a short distance to get to the starting point where the trek starts at 8am in the morning.
The lodge is located adjacent to Bwindi Forest which has over 400 bird species while your stay here you will have a chance to spot some birds, you can as well organize with the lodge for a full day birding activity.
Safaris to Queen Elizabeth National Park Ishasha and Mweya
Trekkers Tavern Cottages is located close to Queen Elizabeth National park, with this your stay here during your gorilla trek you are able to visit both sections of Mweya and Ishasha for wildlife viewing and game safari.
Batwa Cultural Experience
Trekkers Tavern Cottages id located within the batwa communities, you will have a chance to interact with them during your stay here where you will learn about their day to day life, enjoy their local dances and art.
Why book your stay at Trekkers Tavern Lodge with Eco Adventure Safaris
Eco Adventure Safaris will help you book your stay at Trekkers Tavern contact us and we advice you on the booking process. We as well have different gorilla safari packages to Ruhija sector of Bwindi ranging from budget, mid-range to luxury options that we can book for you including the gorilla permits. Feel free to checkout our TripAdvisor reviews and read from a community of happy satisfied clients. With us, you can be rest assured of a memorable Uganda safari holiday. We are devoted to providing excellent service and customer satisfaction. Our team of excellent tour consultants is always willing to help answer all your safari questions.