This 8 Days tour to Mountain Elgon is fast emerging as a popular destination for budget trekking, for short holiday hikers at least when compared with the cost of climbing the Rwenzori Mountains or Mt Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. The most activity start with the Visit to a cultural site in Kampala at Namugongo Shrine, Magical waters in Mukono of Sazibwa falls, a Natural Forest of Mabira before a night in Jinja the home to the Source of the Nile, then ending Up to Mountain Elgon in Mbale and Kapchorawa districts for the hiking.
Mt. Elgon is shared by both Uganda and Kenya and offers one of the best mountain trekking experiences in East Africa. A climb to it’s peak is a remarkable and physical activity that will always shine bright in your memories whenever you think of a safari.This 8 Days tour will give you the best hiking adventure and let you discover the wilderness of Mt. Elgon National Park as well.
This is a sampled program that can be adjust at the time of booking and planing
Day 1: Arrive in Uganda at the Airport
Day 2: Jinja tour, visit the Mabira forest, Ssezibwa falls & Source of the Nile
Day 3: Transfer to Sipi Area and hike the Sipi falls
Day 4: Climb from Budadiri to Sasa Camp (2.900m)
Day 5: Climb from Sasa camp to Mude Camp (3.500m)
Day 6: Climb from Mude Camp to Wagagai Peak (4321 m) and descend back to Mude
Day 7: Descend from Mude back to Budadiri
Day 8: Transfer back to Kampala