Trekking Mountain Elgon in Eastern Uganda.

Trekking Mountain Elgon in Eastern Uganda.

Day 1: Arrival – Entebbe International airport-Kampala

On arrival, you will be picked by our company representative who will transfer you to the hotel, have a briefing, dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 2: Full Day Jinja

Breakfast, drive to Jinja and spend a full day doing any of the optional activities. These include white water rafting, Bungee jumping, squad biking, horse riding, visiting the source of the Nile and much more. Lunch will be in Jinja town. Later return back to Kampala. Dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 3: Jinja – Mbale – Mount Elgon National Park

Breakfast, drive to Mount Elgon National Park. Visit the Sipi Falls, do a community walk as you prepare to begin the hike the following day. Return for lunch, dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 4: Mt. Elgon Hiking – Sipi Falls to Piswa

Have breakfast hike following the Kapkwata Trail to Piswa Camp at 2850 meters through a panoramic view of bamboo, heath and moorland. Camp at Piswa where you will have lunch and dinner

Day 5: Piswa – Hunters cave Camp

Breakfast, climb up to the verge of the calderas through stunning columns of Lobelia Elgonensis. Pass by the Hot Springs and Suam Gorge before descending to the Hunters cave Camp 3850m.

Day 6: Hunters cave Camp – Wagagai – Mude Camp Elgon – Hike

Breakfast 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 spend the night at Mude Camp 3500m.

Day 7: Mude camp – Budadiri – Mbale Town – Kampala

Very early in the morning, go through the Sasa trail to Budadiri then drivel to Mbale town. As you drive back to Kampala you can have a stopover at Mabira forest for a nature walk. Enjoy the walk as you listen to the birds sing in the trees, monkeys jump from tree to tree and enjoy the cool breeze too. Dinner and overnight at a hotel in Kampala

Day 8: Departure

Breakfast, depending on your departure flight, drive to the airport for your departure flight.