THE RAGGED RWENZORI EXPERIENCE

AT A GLANCE

► Hike Mt Rwenzori to the peak at 5109m

DETAILED ITINERARY

DAY

1

Arrival at Entebbe airport. Our Representative awaits you. Pick up and transfer to your accommodation in Kampala for overnight.

Entebbe Airport

Urban by CityBlue

DAY

2

Today we have an idle road trip to your accommodation at the foot of Rwenzori Mountains.
The drive is a approximately 7 hours and is the perfect chance to learn about history, tribes and cultures along this route.

Road Trip

Rwenzori Trekkers Hostel Kilembe

DAY

3

Transfer to the starting point of the hike! Start at 1450m and hike to 2596m

Sine Hut

DAY

4

Trekking starts at 08:30am. You will encounter a beautiful forest and the trail meanders through small knolls along a ridge top then drops down to the side of a valley. In the afternoon, you may climb up to Mutinda Look out at 3925m an excellent way to acclimatize and reduce risk of high altitude sickness.

Hiking

Mutinda Camp

DAY

5

This trail is a bit boggy but it has rewarding views and encounters of sheer waterfalls and
Mutinda peaks.

Hiking

Bugata Camp

DAY

6

The trail passes down the valley and around the edge of some bogs. Here is possibly the best place to observe Malachite Sunbirds feeding on the lobelia flower

Hiking

Hunwick’s Camp

DAY

7

This trail crosses the valley to Lake Kitendara. You then climb up to Scot Elliot’s to your camp.

Margherita Camp

Hiking

DAY

8

We wake up at 2am and clinb up to Mount Stanley at 5109m arriving at 02:30am. This is necessary because of the weather change and global warming.

Hiking

Hunwick’s Camp

DAY

9

Today we hike 11km to Kiharo Camp. This hike is 4 to 7 hours. You will have an opportunity to get the best view of all the 3 peaks

Hiking

Kiharo Camp

DAY

10

We descend 12km to the park gate and 2.8km back to Trekkers hostel. The trail is mostly downhill with beautiful views of moss covered rocks, cascading waterfalls, deep valleys and forests

Hiking

Rwenzori Trekkers Hostel Kilembe

DAY

11

Today we drive to Entebbe airport for your departure flight

Entebbe Airport

End of Safari

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