Walking on the Snow( 7 Days )
Book 7 Days Rwenzori Mountaineering service 2023/24 via Rwenzori Central circuit to summit Margherita peak with Rwenzori Expeditions & Trekking tour at 1407$ or check for the scheduled group trek to Rwenzori for magical discounted prices from Experts of Mountaineering tours.
Most travelers that select to explore Rwenzori Mountains in Uganda opt for the famous 7 Days Rwenzori Trekking tour with 6 nights in the Huts of Rwenzori Mountains that are always followed by the Experienced Porters and guides from Rwenzori Mountaineering services the oldest company that has been leading tours to Rwenzori Mountains.
Trip Summary 7 Days Rwenzori Mountaineering Tour
The 7 Days Rwenzori Mountaineering starts from Kasese town and ends in Kasese , the offer excludes the transportation from Kampala to kasese and back . This trip is available for group and private travelers who wish to explore with only the guide and the porters.
Trip Summary 7 Days Rwenzori Trekking Tour
Day 1: Nyakalengija – Nyabitaba camp (2651m.)
Day 2: Nyabitaba – John matte camp (3505m.)
Day 3: John matte - Bujuku camp (3962m.)
Day 4:Bujuku - Elena camp (4541m)
Day 5: Elena hut - Margherita peak (5109m) – Elena hut
Day 6: Elena hut - Kitandara – guy yeoman (3261m.)
Day 7: guy yeoman – Nyabitaba - Nyakalengija (1615m.)
Destination to explore : Rwenzori Mountains
The Rwenzori Mountains are the highest mountain range in Africa (Mt Kilimanjaro and Mt Kenya are volcanoes), and home to six of the ten highest peaks on the continent. The region's glaciers, lakes and unusual fauna make it one of Africa's most beautiful alpine areas, according to UNESCO.
During the Climbing of Rwenzori , Everything has to be carried into the mountains, the track is too difficult for pack animals. A typical ratio is six porters per client, with each porter carrying 50-litre plastic drums weighing 22-25 kg. As the hike continues, and there is less to carry, porters start to return back along the track. Clients typically have a personal porter who carries up to 15 kg.
Summit to Margherita Peak in Rwenzori mountains on an ultimate & Unique 7 Days Rwenzori Mountaineering Trip booked with Rwenzori Expeditions that tailors private & Group Amazing Tours to explore the snow-capped and glaciated Peaks in Rwenzori Mountains National Park in Uganda with a experienced local Tour guides that have been leading groups to the peak.
Stay safe on Rwenzori Mountaineering
During the Rwenzori trekking there are challenges and the helpers will be available to help you through the hiking of Rwenzori Mountains for the memorable adventure in Uganda. The Challenges are:
- Terrain, with extensive sections of bog with thick and often deep and liquid mud to navigate, many steep sections on slippery rocks and mud, and basic wooden ladders to climb up and down. Around a third of the track is thick mud, at least 20 km worth.
- Entry level mountaineering is required to reach the summit of Margherita Peak, with crampons, an ice axe, and harness, and basic instruction provided by the crew before heading toward the summit to ascend, traverse, and descent fixed and temporary ropes, and cross two glaciers
Tips and advises for 7 Days Rwenzori Trekking
Note 2: You will be using the camps that are managed by RMS the original operator that is owned by the locals and its the oldest trail that was used by Abruzi during his expedition and many maker ere university researchers used this route in 1960s .
Note 3: The shortest and easiest route to the summit of Mt Stanley, but it allows less time for acclimatization, and the camps are definitely showing their age, being built decades ago by the Ugandan Tourism Board.
Note4: Uganda Visa, your required to apply for the Uganda visa in advance since its no longer granted on arrival . Check out for more information!
|Departure Time||Please arrive by 7:00 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM|
|Return Time||Approximately 6:00 PM|
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