3 Days Mgahinga
Mgahinga Mountain is recorded to be having a height of 3,474 metres, This is where our 3 Days Mgahinga package shall take us through.
It is one of the Virunga Mountains (also known as Mufumbiro), Where they make up a chain of volcanoes in East Africa, along the northern border of Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and Uganda
The features include; vegetation consisting afro-montane, bamboo being the main and harboring different species of animals like the endangered golden monkey.
Mgahinga is one of two locations in Uganda where mountain gorillas live, with the other being the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Day 1 of our 3 Days Mgahinga Package: [Travel to Kisoro town]
Wake up Early morning, have your breakfast. Then drive to kisoro town. Kisoro is approximately 43 kilometres, by road, west of Kabale, the largest town in the Kigezi sub-region.
This is approximately 460 kilometres (290 mi), by road, southwest of Kampala, the capital of Uganda and its largest city.
The journey takes us through Uganda’s equator with a stopover in Masaka Town. You may take some photographs for your memorial adventure.
Later, we proceed to Mbarara town, have lunch at Agip Motel and continue through Kabale town.
Expect to be be thrilled by the sight of the other mountain peaks close by, and the swamps, saddles between the mountains that retain water all through the year. The trek takes a full day.
There after Proceed with a 1 hour drive to Kisoro. Check into Travellers Rest [Optional] for an Overnight.
Day 2 of our 3 Days Mgahinga Package: [Volcano Climbing | Heiking]
The trek takes us to the Mgahinga National Park in south western Uganda approximately 540km from Kampala the capital of Uganda.
The park plays a big cultural significance to Bafubira and batwa (pygmies) people who dominate this region,
This tribe of hunter-gatherers was the forest’s “first people”, and their ancient knowledge of its secrets remains unrivalled up to date.
The mountain has afro-montane vegetation with cool climate and a large bamboo area.
Have a better view point offering great views of the 3 countries; Uganda, Rwanda and Congo on clear days without clouds and mist.
Sight see the beautiful sceneries of Lake Edward in Queen Elizabeth National park, Burundi and some peaks of Rwenzori Mountain.
Check into Travellers Rest [Optional] for an Overnight.
Day 3 of our 3 Days Mgahinga Package: [Travel Back to Kampala]
Wake up in the Morning, have your breakfast and then our Driver/Guide will drive you back to kampala for your departure or your hotel.
The journey back to kampala, will take us 6 hours on normal days with good climatic conditions.
What is recommended for your memorable trip; Sunscreen/ Insect repellent, Head Caps, walking sticks, Rain jackets, Hiking Boots, Packed food and water