Great Rwenzori Mountain Hiking Safaris in Uganda
Due to the increased demand from our visitors who wish to do Rwenzori Mountain Hiking Safaris in at least 3 days, your call is here been answered. We have decided to launch our 3 days Great hike up to 3,300m to Lake Muhoma, This will provide an opportunity to see Mt.Baker,Mt.Stanley and the Portal Peaks with in the shortest time possible.
Day 1 Rwenzori Mountain Hiking Safaris in Uganda: Nyakalengija- Omuka Kizza Rest Camp at 2,977metres.
The three day trek takes you through the pristine rain forest of kyambogho ridge with a view of the Mubuku Valley then climb the heavily forested ridge which is home to many primates, such as black and white colobus monkey, blue monkey and occasionally the hoest monkey up the Omuka Kizza Rest Camp at 2,977metres. Here you will enjoy the magnificent views over the Rwenzori foothills and Kasese town 2,160 metres below.
Day 2 Rwenzori mountain hiking Safaris in Uganda: Omuka Kizza Rest Camp Lake Mahoma 3,515 meters
During our second day of Rwenzori Mountain Hiking Safaris you will hike up to lake Mahoma where the forest gives way to along narrow moss covered ridge up to 3,515 metres through an incredibly beautiful forest of giant heather covered in layers of bright green moss. You will follow the footprints of mountain Elephants through the bamboo and heather forest, watch them having a drink at the hot spring. The ridge will lead you to the Rukenga valley where you will see the everlasting flowers (mimulopsis eliotti) and the Giant Lobelia. You then cross to Mahoma lake Camp for the night. From Mahoma lake if the sky is clear you will be able to see Mt.Baker, Mt.Stanley and the Portal Peaks.
Day 3 Rwenzori mountain hiking Safaris in Uganda: Lake Mahoma-Nyakalengija
After breakfast go for a field walk around the lake and then descend back through Nyabitaba ranger post and the Mpanga ridge to adjoin the Mubuku valley a home of three horned chameleon, as we put an end to the hiking safaris and hence looking forward to hosting you again. Kjong Safaris Ltd
Rwenzori mountain hiking Safaris in Uganda includes:
-Accommodation and meals during the hike
-Accommodation in Mountain huts and camps/Hotels
-Transfers with 4wd vehicle
-Park Entrance fees
-Professional Guide fees
-Porters 25kg per person
-Rescue fees in case of emergency rescue on Rwenzori Mountains.
Rwenzori mountain hiking Safaris in Uganda excludes:
-Equipment for the hike
-Extra Luggage (extra 25kg per person)
-Any changes in the program itinerary while in the Rwenzori.
Important to Climbers during Rwenzori mountain hiking Safaris in Uganda:
-Climbers must be prepared to walk for up to 8 hours every day via steep cliff and muddy paths.
-Climbers must bring along their own climbing gear or hire it at the base camp.
-Our porters carry 8 kg of personal climbing gear.
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