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8 Day Hiking Mountain Elgon, Uganda

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 8 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 30 people
Destination(s): Uganda  
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 595 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1716 US Dollar (USD)

Visit Uganda on this 8-day tour and ascend Mt. Elgon, the extinct volcano believed to have erupted last 10 mln years ago. Prepare for a great deal of sightseeing and outdoor activities along the way!

Day 1: Meet and greet at 8:30 and head to Jinja. On the way to Jinja visit the mystical Ssezibwa falls. You can, therefore, visit some of the exciting places in Jinja town with the help of our drivers. The places may include the source of the Nile and Bujagali Falls. Dinner and overnight at Jinja Nile Resort.

Day 2: Early in the morning after breakfast you will enjoy visiting Mabira Forest for an interesting forest walk. Return to Jinja for lunch and after lunch, you will enjoy traditional dances by the local Basoga people at the Bujagali falls. Here there are many options; such as swimming, boat rides, floating on the mighty Nile. In the evening return for the dinner and overnight at Jinja Nile Resort.

Day 3: After early breakfast leave for Mt. Elgon in Eastern Uganda. Transfer to Sipi Falls. After lunch, hike to the falls and then return to your camp next to Sipi Falls for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: The popular forest exploration center trail loop site can make one enjoy the cool mist at Chebonet falls, Kapkwai cave, the talking tree and a spectacular viewpoint, which lies just beyond.

Day 5: Hike up to the rim of the calderas through beautiful columns of lobelia Elgonensis. Visit the hot springs and Suam Gorge.

Day 6: After breakfast, then ascend to the top of the caldera to the Waggling peak at 4321m. Descend therefore through the Jackson Summit and the Jackson pool and overnight at Mude Camp 3500m.

Day 7: Early morning after breakfast, descend through the Sasa trail to Budadiri then travel to Mbale town and then to Kampala to prepare for your departure. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Africana in Kampala.

Day 8: Mid-morning proceed for a tour of Kampala city. Among the attraction are Kabaka’s lake, Cathedrals, Kisingiri house, Kasubi Tombs, Makerere University, Uganda museum and the Bahai temple. Also, you can make shopping at the Uganda Crafts village where you can buy curios, souvenirs, and mementos to remind you of your Uganda tour and also as gifts for your family and friends back home.

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.

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.

Price Excludes:
- International airfare and flights
- Laundry services
- Visa and visa fees
- All items of a personal nature.

About This Supplier
Location: Uganda
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2008

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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