8 DAYS AND 7 NIGHTS TREKKING MOUNTAIN ELGON IN UGANDA

8 DAYS AND 7 NIGHTS TREKKING MOUNTAIN ELGON IN UGANDA

Day 1: Arrival to Entebbe international Airport and transfer to your hotel.
on arrival at Entebbe airport you will be met by our driver guide from Travel Gorge and Tours who will transfer you to your accommodation where you will spend the night.

Accommodation options;

Cassia Lodge/Serena Hotel/Entebbe Traveller’s Inn.

Day 2: From Kampala – Jinja town
You will have breakfast at your hotel/lodge before driving out of the city en-route at the magical falls of Ssezibwa before having Lunch at the Forest Lodge located in the middle of Mabira forest, after go for briefing before venturing into Mabira forest for an afternoon walk. Later transfer to the source of the Nile (depending on the time of arrival in Jinja, this can be shifted to next day’s activity) will mark the end of the day with a check in to you hotel of Choice here and overnight.

Accommodation options;

Nile resort Hotel/The haven Lodge/King Fisher Resort/Hotel Triangle BB only

Day 3: Jinja Town – Mount Elgon National Park
Early this morning at 07:00am, you will have your breakfast and drive towards the Eastern parts of Mbale town for lunch and continue to Mount Elgon, in the afternoon you will go for a walk to the Sipi falls. Head to your lodge where you will have dinner and spend a night.

Accommodation options;

Sipi River Lodge/Lacam Lodge/Crow’s Nest FB

Day 4: Mount Elgon Hiking – Piswa
Wake up to an early breakfast from the hotel/lodge, you will start the hike following the Kapkwata Trail to Piswa Camp which stands at 2850 meters through a panoramic view of bamboo, heath and moorland. While here you will have your packed lunch and Mid-morning break, have lunch and Dinner on the Mountain camp on full board.

 

Day 5: Continue from Piswa – Hunters cave Camp.
you will head for another upward Climb to check out the calderas through columns of Lobelia Elgonensis. Pass by the Hot Springs and Suam Gorge for some great sceneries good for photographs before descending to the Hunters cave Camp 3850m for overnight on full board.

Day 6: From Hunters cave Camp – Wagagai – Mude Camp
this early morning have breakfast in this cold height, then climb to the top of the calderas to the Wagagai Peak at 4321m. Go down the mountain through the Jackson summit and the Jackson pool to spending a good cold night at Mude Camp on full board.

Day 7: Mude camp – Kampala or Entebbe Airport
It would be good you take a hot drink this morning before you go through Sasa trail to Budadiri to transfer back to Kampala for overnight stay at you hotel of choice.

Accommodation options;

Cassia Lodge/Serena Hotel/Entebbe Traveller’s Inn.

Day 8:Kampala – Entebbe
have breakfast, this day’s activities remain open.