gorilla safaris

Hiking and Sightseeing in Uganda – 10days (9 Nights)

Focusing on; Mount Elgon and Siipi Falls – Sasa siipi Trail

Mountain Elgon is an extinct Volcano that erupted 24 million years back. Hiking Mount Elgon is can be done through out the year though but best during the dry spells of June to August and December to March. Climbing Mount. Elgon does expose one to a unique setting of flora and fauna, viagra canada cure waterfalls, caves, peaks, gorges and hot springs. The hike does not require any technical experience.

hiking safaris

Day 1: Arrival Entebbe Uganda
Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you are met and greeted by our company represantave who will then transfer you to your place of accommodation. Check in and overnight.

Day 2: Mbale
Check out of your hotel and drive East of Kampala to Mt Elgon in Mbale. Have lunch enroute then continue to Budadari for climb booking checkouts and portarage arrangements for an early start off the next day. (1050m) Overnight Mt. Elgon Hotel.

Day 3: Mt.Elgon hike
Drive to Bumasolethe start point of your trek to begin your day hike of about 6 hours to SASA River Camp (1250m) for an overnight.

Day 4: Mt.Elgon hike
Continue with your hike from Sasa River Camp to Mude Camp (3500m). This is 5kms journey. (3 – 4 hours)

Day 5: Mt.Elgon hike
Mude Camp to Wagagai Peak (4161m)via the Jackson’s trail and back to Mude Camp.(8kms  x 2 = 16kms  about 8- 9 hours)

Day 6: Mt.Elgon hike
Hike to the Hot springs via Suam gorge to Hunters cave Camp (16 kms about 10 – 11 hours)

Day 7: Mt.Elgon hike
Descend to Hunters Camp then to Piswa Camp (16Kms about 6 – 7 hours) for an overnight.

Day 8: Mt.Elgon hike
This morning you finally descend from Piswa Camp to Kapkwata (11kms about 6 – 7.  Hours) were you’re met once again by your driver guide to transfer you to Siipi falls a nature walk and lunch. Later this afternoon drive Mbale Reasort Hotel for an overnight.

Day 9:
After breakfast, drive to Kampala with lunch stop over in Jinja where you visit the source of the Nile and Bujagali falls then drive back to Kampala/Entebbe.

Day 10:
Transfer to Airport for flight connections.

What to bring: One is required to bring own Tent, sleeping bag, warm clothes/gloves/hat, sturdy hiking boots, flash light, water bottle, rain gear and first Aid Kit.

Unlike Mountain Rwenzori where trekking starts on specific days of the week, trekking Mount Elgon takes place every other day of the week.

End of Safari .

The safari Cost include;