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7 Days Rwenzori Hiking Tour Challenge – Hiking in Uganda: This safari offers you an opportunity to discover and photograph Uganda’s Highest Mountain. Poetry wrapped in beauty and explore and walk-in footsteps of Henry Stanley. Discover and enjoy the Equatorial snow peaks at the third highest point In Africa. This is one of the World’s Classic hiking and Mountaineering destinations, Experience the arduous and rough trails, steep, boulder-strewn, muddy, and extremely boggy, and be explored on foot.

Day 1: Transfer to Rwenzori mountains National Park

Meet and greet your Guide then Drive to Rwenzori via fort Portal. After morning breakfast. This drive gives you an opportunity to enjoy the scenic view of Rwenzori Mountains ranges being extremely humid area and frequently enveloped in clouds gives you the best photo Enjoy the green hills of Toro that support tea plantations, with the rich cultural diversity of Batooro, and arriving in this Tourism City in western Uganda this is where you will stopover for lunch before proceeding to the lodge for overnight.

Accommodation: Rwenzori View Guest House

Day 2: Hiking to Kilembe Trail

After morning breakfast start the hike on Kilembe trail (1,450m) to kalalama (3156) Attitude gain +1706m). the primary day involves a long steady climb through montane forest and bamboo to a campsite at Kalalama within the heather zone, you’ll camp here which is that first day of this engaging Adventure activity.

Accommodation: Trekkers Hostel

Day 3: Hiking Kalalama to Mutinda

After an early morning breakfast walk to the second point, that’s mutinda about (3810m) this walk gives you a chance to explore and photograph the attractions of this challenging but exciting Block Mountain. (Altitude gain +654m). This is the route that follows the Kamusoni River leading you to a campsite at the base of the 4200m Mutinda Towers outcrop.

Accommodation: Trekkers Hostel

Day 4: Hiking Mutinda to Lake Kopello Overlook

Walk from Mutinda and proceed to Kopello Overlook(4185m) (Alt gain +375m) above Mutinda, the trail traverses open moorland to reach a camp at the Lake Kopolle Viewpoint, here you have a fantastic view and photographs are excellent. This activity is very engaging for the mountaineers in a way that you will really love it.

Accommodation: Trekkers Hostel

Day 5: Hiking Lake Kopolle to Mt Baker Base Camp

Continue from Lake Kopolle (4185m) to Mt Baker base camp (4160) (Alt loss -15m). This is the day of Ups and downs as you move around the flank of Mt Luigi da Savoiato reach a camp beside a tributary of the Butawu valley, these are some of the trails with impressive views in the Rwenzori Mountains national park of western Uganda.

Accommodation: Trekkers Hostel

Day 6: Hike Mountain Baker Base camp to Mt Baker

Hiking here at Mt Baker base camp (4160m) to Mt baker (4842m) (Alt gain +682m). You will be required to start up Very early in the morning to climb up to the fresh field pass and Mount Baker before clouds obscure the views. Descend to Lake Kopolloor Mutinda camp.

Accommodation: Trekkers Hostel

Day 7: Descend From Kopolle to Kilembe

Descend from Kopolle (2350 descend) or Mutinda to Kilembe.
Variations to the Mountain Baker route, the Kilembe Trail offers shorter and longer trails. This has route is amazingly scenic, you will reaching the dramatic heather zone by the end of the first day as you drive back to Entebbe with a stopover for lunch en-route at the selected hotel/restaurant.

Accommodation: Not applicable (End of tour)

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