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10 Days Hiking to The Rwenzoris - The Mountains of The Moon

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 10 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 30 people
Destination(s): Uganda  
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 1076 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 3065 US Dollar (USD)

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Aba shuttle will pick you from the airport on arrival and you will be transferred to Kasese via Kampala. Dinner and overnight in Margherita hotel.

Day 2: Begin by heading to Nyakalegija (1600 m), from Ibanda from where the trail begins and take the path to Nyabitaba hut (2651 m) about 10km for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Ascend from Nyabitaba to John Mate Hut (3505 m). You follow the ridge through the forest and then fork down sleepy to the Mubuku River. This you cross using the Kurt Schafer Bridge from where you climb up again from the other side and head to Nyamiliju where you can get your lunch. From here it is only 2 hours to John Mate Hut for overnight.

Day 4: John Mate Hut to lake Bujuku (3962 m). Go through Bigo, past Bigo hut and on to the Bujuku hut. Lake Bujuku hut is two huts, which sleeps up to 14 people, and the conditions are recommendable.

Day 5: Lake Bujuku to Kitandara Hut (4032 m). This route takes you through the groundsel to a scree slope. Before reaching Lake Kitandara the path then descends again, next to one of the two lakes and close to the foot of Elena glaciers. Lake Bujuku to Kitandara Hut (4032 m). This route takes you through the groundsel to a scree slope. Before reaching Lake Kitandara the path then descends again, next to one of the two lakes and close to the foot of Elena glaciers.

Lake Bujuku to Kitandara Hut (4032 m). This route takes you through the groundsel to a scree slope. Before reaching Lake Kitandara the path then descends again, next to one of the two lakes and close to the foot of Elena glaciers. Lake Bujuku to Kitandara Hut (4032 m). This route takes you through the groundsel to a scree slope. Before reaching Lake Kitandara the path then descends again, next to one of the two lakes and close to the foot of Elena glaciers.

Day 6: Lake Kitandara Hut to the Kamamba rock shelter (3779 m) or to Guy Yeoman Hut. If you go to the Guy Yeoman hut, this is a walk of about five hours. A little further on is a second, larger rock shelter called Kamamba located close to waterfall, where you can spend a night.

Day 7: Guy Yeoman to Nyabitaba Hut (2651 m), or on to Nyakalengija (1600 m). Continue your descent via Kichuchu where there is another rock shelter. Follow the path along the ridge and down to the Nyabitaba Hut. From Nyabitaba Hut then you have to retrace your steps back to Nyakalengija.

Day 8: From Nyabitaba Hut you can proceed to Ibanda by road in the Mubuku valley and check in hotel Margerita for overnight rest.

Day 9: Drive back to Kampala then proceed Hotel Africana for an overnight and relaxation.

Day 10: Arrange to take your flight.

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Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Private airport transfers
- All accommodations and meals as per itinerary
- Customized 4WD safari vehicle with photographic roof hatch
- Services of a private professional safari guide throughout
- All National Park and Wildlife Reserve entry fees
- Nature and bird walk in the Game Reserves
- Scheduled flights
- Mineral water and sodas during game drives.

Price Excludes:
- International airfare and flights
- Laundry services
- All items of a personal nature
- Gratuities to safari guide
- Airport departure taxes
- Travel Insurance
- Visa and visa fees.

About This Supplier
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Location: Uganda
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2008
Client Request Served: 29

The company is owned by a group of directors born and residing in Uganda therefore knowing each and every part of the country. The company offers tour services like gorilla tracking, white water rafting, birding, cultural tours, sport fishing, game drives and many others as may be requested by the client. In addition...

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