mtelgon

Day: 1&2

Our company representative will pick you from the airport and transfer to the hotel of your choice in either Kampala/Jinja, You will rest after a long haul flight, supper and overnight.

Next day after breakfast, we shall depart far East uganda, for a stretch of about 176kms from Jinja lies the Magical M.t Elgon National Park which borders Uganda and Kenya. We shall take Iganga-Malaba Road via Tirinyi town through Sugarcane plantations of Kakira on onset of the journey, and as you continue with prolific views of the cascading Hills of the Eastern to Mbale town for a brief stop for Lunch.

After Lunch take Kapchrwa road as the views of the Volcanoe looming in the background, then to the park headquarters in Budadiri.

We shall straight away set off from Budadiri with our guides and porters and begin the hike on Sipi trail and then finally to the Magical Sipi Falls Wow !!! this is worth looking at from the Top, some photos are necessary here, pinch your own tent, prepare a simple meal for supper and overnight.

Day: 3

An early rise up, Have something for breakfast and start your journey through Sasa –Sipi Trail. This is the most popular route to take that leads you to Wagagai (Highest peak). The route follows the Sasa trail path Via Maude Cave to he summit descending on the sipi trail; to Spi by way of Kajeri pek and forest exploration centre. We shall pinch our tent at Kajeri or Mude Camp OR even Wagagai itself if you managed to get  there.

Day: 4

Depending on where you had your last night, after breakfast continue uphill to the verge of Calderas through out the beautiful columns of Large Lobelia Elgonensis to the hot springs and Suam gorge before descending to the hunters cave at an altitude of over 3800mtrs.

As if that is not enough, enroute we shall see a variety of birds that are found in the area and other floras in the area, lunch break at Suam camp.

After Lunch, continue ascending from the top of the Calderas of the mountain peak Wagagai at around 4321m, whilst at the peak, you can see the mountain slopes and the surrounding communities, if on a clear day, u can see parts of Kenya. This is an awesome experience.

Start the descent through Jackson summit to the pool up to Mude Camp supper and overnight in a tent.

Day: 5

After breakfast, descend through Sasa trail to the Visitor centre Budadiri where your car will be waiting for you, depart for Mbale town lunch and then back to Jinja reaching in the evening.

The Package Includes:

  • Ground Transportation & fuel
  • Park entrance fees
  • Hiking fees
  • Camping fees
  • Porters /Guide fees per day
  • Camping equipments /beddings
  • Services of an English speaking Driver/Guide
  • All activities Mentioned in the package as above
  • Mineral water throughout the Safari

The package Excludes:

  • Tips
  • Laundry services
  • Travel Insurances
  • Souvenirs
  • All other personal effects
  • Linqors (wines)

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