Days Rwenzori Mountain National Park : HOGMt.RWENZORI-7
Drive westwards after breakfast to Kasese
town located at the foot of Mt. Rwenzori. Stop over
at the Equator line crossing before proceeding through
the grasslands of Ankole. The long horned Cattle add
on the spectacular view. Lunch break in Mbarara before
drive on through big banana plantations as you descend
the western Rift Valley escarpment.
Arrive in time for shopping to prepare for the following
days expedition. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Margherita.
After breakfast, drive to Ibanda / Nyakalenjija
where the climb begins. When you have gone through all
the preparations, you start on your hike to the first
stop. Spend night at Nyabitaba hut -2652 Metres.
Continue with the Climb until you return
on Day 7. Day 4 to 7 refer to www.uwa.or.ug
Return from your expedition and drive
back to Kampala with lunch stop enroute.
NB. This programme can be combined with Queen Elizabeth
National Park to make it 10 days (9 nights programme)
with first night in Kasese, six nights in the Rwenzori
and 2 nights in Queen Elizabeth national Park.
The same programme can be combined with Kibale National
park if clients are more keen about primates.