Forest Tour Nyakalengija

Nyakalengija Forest Tour (Mount Rwenzori National Park)

Nyakalengija Forest Tour, Accompanied by a native guide, you will travel through the tropical rainforest that is linked to Rwenzori Mountains National Park. Within this community reserve, a diverse array of plant and tree species may be found, which will be explained and elaborated by the guide. Occasionally, one may come across various kinds of wildlife.  Nyakalengija Forest Tour, the park is home to a variety of animals, such as chameleons, birds, insects, and occasionally primates that migrate into the area. Although one may not see wildlife, the jungle is nonetheless stunning with its rivers, creeks, and intricately entangled vines draping from the canopy.

Excluded items
Hydration, recommendations, midday meals/ refreshments (if desired)

To reach your destination, travel 26km in the northwest direction of Kasese town. Take a turn at Nkenda electricity terminal and continue for 10km on the Kasese Fort portal road. Finally, drive for 17km till the park gate. Our location is at the Nyakalengijo gate of Rwenzori Mountains National Park.

Food and lodging
Reservations for food and lodging can be made at Ruboni Community Camp.

Items to bring
Essential items for a walk are walking shoes, spare clothes, long-sleeved tops, trousers, a water bottle, and a day bag.

Prerequisitescapability to walk on a predominantly even surface

Nyakalengija Forest Tour  itinerary

Upon arrival, you will be acquainted with the guide to receive orientation. You will traverse through pristine woodland adjacent to Rwenzori Mountains National Park. The Rwenzori Forest is inhabited by distinct species of wildlife including chameleons, primates, birds, reptiles, insects, and a diverse array of plants. As you admire the surrounding mountains, you will traverse rivers along the way.  If you stay overnight at Ruboni Community Camp, orientation may take place on the day of arrival before the hike.

Suggested itineraries to mount Rwenzori National park

When to climb Rwenzori Mountains

7 Days Rwenzori Trekking Expeditions, Rwenzori Mountains Central Circuit

As its well know that Rwenzori mountaineering takes you through either of the two routes, book the 7 days Rwenzori mountain central circuit trail to hike through the various vegetation covers up to the top of margherita peak the highest point on Uganda’s famous rwenzori mountains national park located in south west with the nearest time being kasese.

3 days trek to Mahoma Loop central circuit.

7 Days Rwenzori Trekking Expeditions - Kilembe Trail Hike

As its well-known that Rwenzori Mountains have two hiking routes that the Kilembe Trail and the Central Circuit that all lead you to Margherita Peak which the best place for hikers in Uganda.

Either you book the 8 Days/ 7 nights Rwenzori central circuit hike or 8 days/ 7 night Rwenzori kilembe Trail you will experience the ultimate adventure goal of reaching 

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8 Days Climbing rwenzori Mountain or 7 Days climb rwenzori central circuit tour is adventure of life time, due to its good looks and remoteness. Basically, it maximizes the chances for summit success rate by many hikers. This reduced traffic jams at certain poiv  nts and also made for a more enjoyable experience by restraining crowds.

4 days Rwenzori Mountain trekking

3 days trek to Mahoma Loop central circuit.

On the first day of 3 days trek to Mahoma Loop central circuit journey, we will start in Nyakalengija, which is situated at an elevation of 1560 meters. Our destination for the day is the Omukakiza camp, located at an altitude of 2500 meters.

On 3 days trek to Mahoma Loop central circuit, start your day by quickly contacting the reservation officer of Rwenzori Mountaineering Service to arrange for guides and porters.

4 days Rwenzori Mountain trekking

12 Days Rwenzori Mountain Trek - Rwenzori Peaks Expeditions

Planning to trek all rwenzori Mountains reaching to all peaks in the great rwenzori Mountains National parks in Uganda. Rwenzori Mountaineering has designed the 12 days Rwenzori Trekking as an alternative for 12 Days gorilla trekking & Rwenzori Trekking to explore the various vegetation cover on various mountains on the mountain of the moon. Optional travelers interested in trekking Elgon mountains , book the 6 Days Mount Elgon & Sipi hike with Rwenzori mountaineering service 

4 days Rwenzori Mountain trekking

6 Days Climbing Weismans peak in Rwenzori Mountains : Trek Rwenzori

There is no glacier on Weismann and no need for ropes or technical equipment, except in very poor conditions. On a clear day, the view from the top of Weismann to the Kachope Lakes below and to Mts Stanley and Baker in the distance is marvellous.

The route to Weismann Peak from Kilembe and back takes 6 days. See our Weismann Peak climbing itinerary. Weismann Peak can be climbed en route to Margherita/Baker – allow an extra day.