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A workshop for (mostly) women to help them provide for their families. Handmade cloth items ad well... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Anne Q
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Buffalo, New York
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Fantastic place to stay to experience Ugandan hospitality and culture

We stayed at Ride 4 a Woman for three days as part of our Gorilla Tracking safari. Ride 4 a Woman... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
LynneF371
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Ride 4 a woman is a women's NGO that has 300 women members and empowers women by teaching them skills that they can use to earn a living. You can come and spend a day with the women and learn how to weave a simple basket, learn how to cook a...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Buhoma Hospital road | Turn left, 1st entrance on the right, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
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+256 785 999112
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A workshop for (mostly) women to help them provide for their families. Handmade cloth items ad well as grass baskets. Some things are a bit pricey, but the cause is worth it to me. Lovely workers and staff.

Thank Anne Q
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We stayed at Ride 4 a Woman for three days as part of our Gorilla Tracking safari. Ride 4 a Woman was the best experience of our trip Apart from being a comfortable place to stay with wonderful food and hospitality, we felt welcomed and...More

Thank LynneF371
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Went her on the cultural tour. It is a center to support battered women where it teaches them a trade. When we got there is started pouring rain, so we stayed longer. You can watch them make the crafts. They are not pushy to sell...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

The Ride 4 A Woman Co-operative is a project that is changing the lives of women and children in Buhoma Village near the entrance to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. We stayed on site at their hostel and it was akin to luxury accommodation. All meals...More

Thank kimreilly58
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We passed through Bwindi to do a project with the local Batwa Hospital there and I never expected to find Evelyne's Ride 4 a Woman compound and Mbwesa Lodge and cultural center. She is a treasure to the community creating a way for local women...More

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Eve and Dennis Habasa have created a truly special Ugandan experience here in Buhoma. Whether you are here to gorilla trek or you want to gain real insight in to a host of cultural aspects of life in Uganda R4W ticks all the boxes. R4W...More

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Denis R, Owner at Ride 4 A Woman, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thanks for your review my dear! A pleasure hosting you.

Reviewed 11 January 2018

I had a short visit to the women project headed by Evelyn. Getting involved in this project taught me a lot in traditional African culture and change. Having been to Most of East-Africa countries for Tourism, I found this project as an amazing project. She...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We visited the ride 4 a woman organisation whilst in Bwindi. It was really great to see how these woman have been trained up to learn a skill that they can use to make an income. Everyone was so friendly and I would love to...More

Thank Jennifer V
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Ride4Women is one of my favorite places I got to visit in Uganda. Not only does it offer beautiful and comfortable rooms at very reasonable rates. They also have amazing food and staff. The most impressive part of the organization is what they do to...More

Thank Craig E
Reviewed 27 August 2017

One does not want to go to a place so close to nature and stay in a luxury high rise hotel!! This lodge- Ride 4 a Woman - is as unique as its name! It has the charm of Africa. The dining area is delightfully...More

Thank Joy F
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