HIGHLIGHTS

  • Arrival
  • Arabic coffee planting,
  • Mbale mt.Elegon
  • Mt.Elegon hike
  • Mt.hiking Elgon
  • Traditional dances
Duration: 6 days
(*Minimum 2 persons)

Elgon mountain is an adamant volcano that last erupted in more 24 million years ago. Mt. elegom has the lagest surface area any extinct volcanoe in the would with 80km-50km and being the the fourth highest mountain in east Africa and the second in Uganda ,with its highest peak called wagagai to 4321km,it contains the biggest caldera,creater covering atotal over 40km at its top with series of peeks, the Bagisu and Sabbinyi are the two indiginious tribes found around this mountain they practice subsistence farming such as arabic coffee planting,irish potetoes, they also conduct circumcision in both males in bagisu and female in sabinyi every two even years they prepare mens and womens to challenges of adulthood hence the two tribes have made adeal with the park for sustainable harvest of traditional product from the products
 
Day one Arrival
A guide from access budget safaris shall pick you up from the airport depending on your time of arriva if you come before midday here you shall drive strait to jinja for distance 82km on a congested traffic along the way or if you come late in the evening the spend a night in kampala move around in the city for asmall tour as well as shoping ,exchanging of currency while in jinja view the source of the nile as well as bujjagali then fist on the tilapia or nile parc
 
Day two jinja Early morning after breakfast join other hikers to go to mabira forest for agreat forest walk for three to four hour then relax then have apicnic lunch go for traditional dances by the locol womens. swimming, boat cruise etc back to jinja for dinner and overnight to the hotel of your budget
 
Day three Mbale mt.Elegon
 
Day 3 Have breakfast around 8 am depart to Mbale east of Uganda total distance 350km ,have a brief break and shopping in Mbale then drive via namunsi sironko to sippi falls for lunch, after lunch go for fall hike once your done back to the hotel of your choice
 
Day four Mt.elegon hike As usal after a morning break start the walk following kapkwata trail to scenic hike through bamboo,health and amereland that leads you topiswa camp at an altitude of 2850m lunch and dinner in the mountain as prepare for night camp fire and overnite
 
Day five Mt.hiking elgon Finish breakfast then procced to the top of the peak wagagai peak 4321km go on throughthe Jackson summit and Jackson pool for dinner and overnite at mude camp 3500m
 
 
Day six Depature
Depending on the time of your depature if there is still same time left to spare go visit owino market, meseum, kasubi tombs, national theater for gifts and curious remember you have checked in to the airport 2 hours to departure time your guide will drop off to airport back home here you say bye bye Uganda and thanks to www.accessbudgetsafaris.com

Above Price Quotes Includes

 

Price Quote Excludes

  • Airport transfers (pick and drop)
  • Ground transport per 4WD safari vehicle
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Three meals a day, apart from your stay in Kampala & Entebbe (B&B)
  • Mineral water in the safari vehicle
  • Park entrance fees
  • Ranger fees
  • All mentioned activities except for the optional ones
 
  • International flight
  • Visa (USD $100 per person)
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned
  • Items of personal nature
  • Tips & laundry service

 

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