Hiking on Mt Rwenzori in Uganda 5 Days 4 Nights

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Hiking on Mt Rwenzori in Uganda 5 Days 4 Nights

The "central circuit" trail of Rwenzori is the main hiking activity which people undertake when visiting the mountain range. The trip begins from Entebbe or Kampala. It consists of a hike lasting 4 nights and 5 days, starting from the headquarters of the Rwenzori Mountains National Park at Nyakalengija. Then the trail follows a circular path around Mount Baker, spending the night in 3 different Huts, and reaching a maximum altitude of 3600 M. at Bujuku Hut and back to Kampala.

The circuit gives the opportunity to see very close the peaks and glaciers of Mount Speke, Mount Stanley.. Everybody is able to manage the hike, as the level of difficulty is not so high. The central circuit is the best experience of Rwenzori, its landscape and vegetations.



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