Rent a Car & Camping Gears to Visit Rwenzori National Park for Mountaineering & Hiking Private Guided Safari,Uganda Car Rental is available to Guide you on a Private Guided Safari.
Ruwenzori is the highest mountain in Uganda, and the first foreigner to climb it was an Italian, a hundred years back. It was in 1906 when Luigi Amadeodi Savoy duke of the Abruzzi climbed to the top of the mountain and last year 2006 the Ugandans and Italians celebrated the hundred years since the first foreigner reached on top of Mt. Rwenzori.A trip into the Rwenzoris is an exhilarating and rewarding experience but one, which must be well planned. The key to an enjoyable visit is to be prepared! The central hike circuit takes six nights or seven days and reaches an altitude of 14,000ft.(4,267m) above the sea level. The conditions on the mountain are a challenge to even an experienced hiker. This park also hosts 70 mammals and 217 bird species including 19 Albertine Rift endemics, as well as some of the world’s rarest vegetation When in this national park, several activities are enjoyed such as;
Hiking to the top of the mountain
Mountaineering and hiking
This national park also boasts of several accommodation facilities that are very appeasing to any traveler and such facilities include;
Ruboni Community Camp
Ruboni Community Camp is a true sense of home in the Rwenzori foothills, enjoying the landscape with breathtaking views as you experience the endless Mountain scenery while enjoying a Rwenzori coffee makes you believe it’s a complete touch with nature that makes you feel more spiritual in a true Africa.
It’s an ethnic community that has something for everyone; the social scientists and volunteer doing field work, the nature lovers and the mountain trekkers. It is one of the unique rainforest ecosystems in the heart of Africa.
Owned and run by the community, all the income of the camp is spent within the community to support community development and conservation initiatives.
.Geo Lodges Equator Snow
At the foothills of the Mountains of the Moon, Equator Snow Lodge is the newest lodge in the GeoLodges which opened in December 2012. Fireflies light up the pathways of indigenous tree species of this reclaimed forest land.
Set at the Gateway to the Rwenzori Mountain National Park, the lodge is built using the roundest stones from the river Mubuku.This truly is an outstanding design creation, unlike anything else in the country.
Ruboni Turaco View Camp
Rwenzori Mountains Safari Lodge
Find it cheap to hire a Self drive Car and drive to kasese and Park the Car at the Uganda wildlife Authoirty Offices to begin your Hikking Adventure on Mountain Rwenzori on Ruwenzori National Park of 9 Days to the Top of the Mountain to reduce the cost of a full Safari package. When your Going for Mountaineering , Uganda Car rental will offer you a discounted Price Quote to explore the park at your Own Pace . Book a Car Today with Car Rental experts in Uganda.