The Central Circuit starts at the RMS offices at Nyakalengija. You should arrive in the morning to allow ample time to rent equipment and meet your guides and porters. The trail begins by passing through farmland to the park boundary beyond which it follows the Mubuku river, crossing its Mahoma tributary before starting a long, steep climb up onto a massive ridge to reach Nyabitaba hut. The hike takes around 5 hours. During this part of the trip you may hear chimpanzee and see black and white colobus, blue monkey and the brilliantly coloured Rwenzori turaco.
We allow 1-day of travel to Kasese and the whole drive will take us about 8 hours through the Kampala - fortportal - Kasese highway, we shall do some shopping and get ready for the 5 days trek of the Rwenzori mountain. We spend our night at The white house Hotel in Kasese town or Trekkers hostel in Kyanjiki.
The trek starts at Trekkers Hostel in Kyanjiki 12 kilometres from Kasese past Kilembe. Best to start by 8.30am but can leave as late as 10am. Meet your guides and briefing. You walk 2.2km to the UWA rangers post at 1,727metres.
The trek starts at Trekkers Hostel in Kyanjiki 12 kilometres from Kasese past Kilembe, the road is new tarmac except for the last kilometres making the base camp easily accessible. Best to start trekking by 8.30am but can leave as late as 10am. Meet your guides and briefing. You walk 2.2km to the UWA rangers post at 1,727 metres.
Mgahinga mountain climbing is done in Mgahinga National park in south western Uganda approximately 540km from kampala the capital of Uganda.the Bafubira and batwa (pygmies) people dominate this region.The mountain has afro-montane vegetation with cool climate and a large bamboo area.
Climbing and hiking muhavura mountain in south western Uganda is an adventurous and a worthwhile visit walking through the beautiful terrains which are varied and often like a desert. the open slopes are covered with thick shrubs and thickets which are broad spinned plants which look like Yucca. The trails that you walk through as you get to see all the 3-peaks normally turn foggy in the mountains.
After your breakfast, drive to Kisoro town to get ready for your next day's Sabinyo volcano mountain climbing. The journey takes us through Uganda’s equator with a stop over for some photograph taking, Masaka town and later to Mbarara town for lunch at Agip Motel and continue through Kabale town and 1 hour again to Kisoro.
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