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Rwenzori Moutains National Park

P. O. Box 188, Kasese, Uganda
+256 483 444629
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Rwenzori trekking service

It's not easy especially if you are a middle age white guy from flat Western Australia. Having... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Charles H
via mobile
Finest mountains

We did a 5 days long Weissmann's peak circuit and it was astonishing. Mountains are so different... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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This mountainous area may be better known as the "Mountains of the Moon."
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“day trek” (8 reviews)
“national park” (7 reviews)
P. O. Box 188, Kasese, Uganda
+256 483 444629

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

It's not easy especially if you are a middle age white guy from flat Western Australia. Having said this...do it. And do it with RTS. I did a 6 day hike up to Weisman Peak. The guides were great and very patient as I slowly...More

1  Thank Charles H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We did a 5 days long Weissmann's peak circuit and it was astonishing. Mountains are so different and diverse. In each altitude, even in each square kilometer you can see a different kind of nature and all of them are beautiful. Rain forests, bamboo forests,...More

Thank ondrejfabian
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This park offers nothing but the all pack of what any other hiker or mountain climber would wish for. It becomes amazing on your trails from one stop at a Hut to the other having beautiful scenery views.

Thank 256Godfrey
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We did the 8 day Margherita peak trek. We were very lucky as the weather was nice except the summit day. The guides are generally nice guys and will tell you different things about the mountains and local culture. They are very very fit but...More

1  Thank ondrejjosef
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I spent 2 days in the Rwenzori Mountains in June with Rwenzori Mountaineering services (based in Nyakalengija). It was an amazing hike I can only recommend. If you can afford more time, it is worth extending, because it is hard to get to high altitudes...More

Thank Balazs H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is one of experience, any physically fit person, should be part off and proud of its memorable experience.

1  Thank Lionking S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The drive to these hot springs is quite long, and the terrain when we visited was not easy, because they were making the main road, before you take the road over the mountains to reach the hot springs. But the area is unique - so...More

Thank rdsat
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I recently had the privilege of trekking to the summit of Margherita Peak and snowboarding Mt. Stanley via the assistance of Rwenzori Trekking Services (RTS). John Hunwick (the RTS owner) and his team of guides and porters are amazing. All aspects of the trip from...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I had one of the best hikes of my life with these guys. The Rwenzori Mountains are just incredible and not to be missed. Expensive yes, but it is one of those once-in-a-lifetime experiences. I did a four-day hike and it was not too difficult,...More

Thank lianerose
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The Rwenzori mountains are a must visit for any mountain climber visiting Uganda. The stip slopes give you a great physical challenge that you basically need as a Climber. The Experienced Climbers will enjoy the peak climbing Challenge. This is home to a variety of...More

Thank Herbie-Gervinho
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Alfio C
5 June 2017|
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Response from Matt M | Reviewed this property |
The climb varies significantly from the rainforest, bogs, rocky terrain, to the glacier. Having good balance and flexibility is key throughout much of the trek (especially for the bogs and slippery rocky terrain). On steep... More
Jane N
15 May 2017|
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Response from Herbie-Gervinho | Reviewed this property |
I was in Rwenzori recently and I can also recommend Rwenzori Trekking Services. They are great with great guides. If you want, you can contact me and I recommend you to my friend working there.
16 December 2016|
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Response from Benoît C | Reviewed this property |
Central circuit definitely
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