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Accessibility

How to Get to Rwenzori Mountains National Park: Accessibility & Transportation, Rwenzori Expeditions.

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Location of Rwenzori Mountains National Park

Rwenzori Mountains National Park is located in south-western Uganda on the east side of the western (Albertine) African rift valley. It lies along Uganda’s border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and borders the DRC’s Virunga National Park, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for 50 km (31 mi). Read More

Accessibility

Rwenzori Mountains National Park can be accessed through two options either by Road or Air.

By Road;

The Rwenzori Mountains can be reached through two roots that are:

The First route of Kampala to Kasese via Fort portal city takes 6-7 hours’ drive with watching the primates along the road that connects Kampala to the fort portal and the distance is approximately 300km

The Second Route is via Mbarara Kasese through Queen Elizabeth national park which is approximately 340 km at takes around 8 hours with lunch en-route.  This route will reward you with various tourists attraction like Stopover at the Equator line and spotting wildlife animals in Queen Elizabeth national park and viewing the queen’s Parkview point.

The Route for accessing Rwenzori mountains national park is in the Democratic republic of congo is via Goma with arrival at Goma International Airport and transfer by road to Beni as they proceed to Kasindi the starting point for Rwenzori trekking in Virunga National Park.  Trekkers decide to add on Rwenzori mountains after the Nyiragongo Volcanic hike to enjoy the comparison of the volcano and snow-capped mountains. ( Primate Safari Experiences Ltd does not recommend thisroute as its Risky unless approved by Virunga Foundation that manages the Virunga National Park.)

Comparison of the two Routes in Uganda:

The travellers that select to travel via road using fort portal town reach the destination faster than the one of Mbarara which is longer than the Fort portal. As experts from Rwenzori Expeditions, we recommend travellers use the first route.

We do work in partnership with various players in the transport industry to enable travellers to arrive at destinations, Primate Safari Experiences offers transfers to Rwenzori mountains national park for all its clients that have booked their adventure through us.  Ask for the quote for Rwenzori trekking and  Transfer.

By Air;

As the Tourism industry has experienced changes there are domestic companies that offer flights to Kasese and Kasese Airstrip.  The flight takes 30 minutes to connect to Kasese from Entebbe International Airport to enable you to participate in the luxury Rwenzori trekking adventure tailored by experts of Rwenzori Expeditions.

The Flights includes Aero Link that offers domestic daily flights to various national parks in Uganda like the Rwenzori Mountains National Park which is known for trekking, wildlife & Primate Watching in the vegetation covers of the Rwenzori Mountains.

The Recommended Airstrip when booking a flight is Kasese airfield that is close to the Rwenzori Mountains National Park and it’s the best even to access other national parks like Queen Elizabeth and Kibale Forest national park known for Chimpanzee Tracking.

Please note that all domestic flights from Entebbe to Kasese, Kihihi leave Entebbe airport early morning on daily basis. Rwenzori Expeditions can book for you the flight at the most discounted price >>> visit Rwenzori Mountains by flying to the pearl of Africa with classic domestic flights.

Planning an adventure on Rwenzori mountains National Park in Uganda? Find the reliable facts to enable you to get around Rwenzori mountains, access to the park and various routes and trails for traveling to Rwenzori Mountains National Park.

Rwenzori Mountains National Park lies a few Kilometers north of the Equator on the Uganda-Congo Border.
The Park headquarters lies at Ruboni Camp where all trekkers are supposed to pay the park entrances fees to enable enjoy the Rwenzori trekking tour in Rwenzori Mountains National Park with Rwenzori Expeditions managed by Primate Safari Experiences LTD.

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