Day 1: Airport pickup
On arrival at Entebbe airport our company driver will transfer you for dinner and overnight at Golf course hotel/Cassia Lodge/The lodge in Kampala.
Day 2: Kampala - Mbale:
After breakfast you will be picked from your hotel and drive east to Mountain Elgon via Jinja and Mbale towns. Mountain Elgon is a 4,321 metre high. Spectacular scenery is the main attraction for the hiker on this mountain with a variety of forest monkeys, small antelope, with elephants, buffalo and about 300 bird species. Dinner and Overnight at the Sipi River lodge/Lacam lodge/Sipi falls resort
Day 3: Park headquarters- Sasa Camp (2,300m):
After breakfast, drive to trails head at the Budadiri park headquarters to begin 4- hour hike walking through slopes of montane and bamboo vegetation, arriving at the Sasa River Camp. Dinner and Overnight at Sasa River Camp
Day 4: Sasa Camp - Mudde Cave Camp (3,900m):
After breakfast, continue to ascend through landscape of extraordinary moorland vegetation to Mudde cave. Dinner and Overnight at Mudde Cave Campsite
Day 5: Mudde - Wagagai peak 4,321m):
After breakfast, proceed to Wagagai, the highest peak. You will have spectacular views of rare high altitude vegetation and the Jackson summit. Dinner and Overnight at Mudde Camp Site
Day 6: Mudde - Hunter’s Cave Camp:
On this day, you will trek from Mudde Cave to the Caldera and the hot springs, from the caldera, continue to Hunter’s Cave Camp. Dinner and Overnight at Hunter’s Cave Camp
Day 7: Hunter’s Cave Camp - Tatum Cave:
Today you will proceed to the famous Tatum Cave with ancient cave paintings and overnight at the Tatum Camp.
Day 8: Tatum Cave - Sipi Caves:
Trek from Tatum Cave Camp to the Park headquarters about 4 hours and later transfer to Sipi Falls and take a walk to the caves on the opposite side of the falls. You can do swimming at bottom of falls. Dinner and Overnight at the Sipi River lodge/Lacam lodge/Sipi falls resort
Day Nine: Depart for Kampala.
After breakfast you will drive back to Kampala, having a lunch break in Jinja Town. You can visit Bujagali Falls, famous for white-water rafting. Arrive in Kampala late in the afternoon.
END OF ELGON MOUNTAINS HIKE