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Mt Elgon Hike

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KSh35,500

Mount Elgon is an extinct shield volcano on the border of Uganda and Kenya, north of Kisumu and west of Kitale. The mountain’s highest point, named “Wagagai”, is located entirely within Uganda.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Camping, Couples Outdoor, Discovery, Family, Friends Tour, Hiking, Mountains
  • Activity Level Extreme
    7/8
  • Group Size Medium Group
    15
  1. Day 1 NAIROBI –CHORLIM LODGE

    We Depart Nairobi at 7.00am to kitale, a 7 hrs  drive. After arriving to Kitale, you will be transferred to Mt Elgon national park an additional 14km drive.
    Dinner and rest at Chorlim Lodge campsite in tents.

     

     

     

     

  2. Day 2 CHORLIM GATE - MUTAMAHIO CAMPSITE.

    Wake up call at 7am and breakfast served at 7:30am.

    We break camp at 8am and walk to Mutamahio camp site through the elephant bluff taking a total time of 3 hrs.
    Lunch is served in between the trek.
    Dinner and rest at Mutamahio campsite

  3. Day 3 MUTAMAHIO CAMPSITE - ROAD END CAMPSITE

    Wake up call at 7am and breakfast served at 7:30am.

    Break camp at 8am and head to road end camp through the moorland with vast views of Uganda plains and landscape.

    Lunch is served in between the trek. The trek time is approximately 6 hours.
    Dinner and rest at Road End Campsite.

  4. Day 4 SUMMIT-MUTAMAHIO CAMPSITE.

    Wake up call at 0500hrs and breakfast served at 5:30am.

    We begin our trek to summit koitoboss 4155m about 3-4hrs trek then come back for light lunch and short rest.

    Break camp and head down to Mutamahio camp.

    Dinner and rest at mutamahio campsite

  5. Day 5 MUTAMAHIO CAMP-KITUM CAVES -CHORLIM CAMP

    After breakfast we walk down through kitum caves, home of the elephant and the elgon bats.Here we use our head lamps while enetering the caves.
    Our descend will take us through the scenic montane forest and mixed bamboo with a lunch on the way. followed by small scale farmlands. On our way meet troops of blue monkeys and many varied bird species.
    Dinner and rest at chorlim gate.

  6. Day 6 KITALE-NAIROBI

    Early morning transfer to Kitale town to board your bus to Nairobi, a 7 hours drive.