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Climb Margherita Peak Via Kilembe Route

About Climb Margherita Peak Via Kilembe Route

Rwenzori mountain is th most alluring hiking destination in Uganda  traversed by two discrete 6-9 day trail circuits. This hike starts at Kilembe in the south passing through facinating succession of altitudinally –defined vegetation zones. Normal Rwenzori hikes stick below the snow linewhich reduces risk of altitude relates sickness. However, glacial peaks can be better accessed by experienced technical climbers.

Packing List:

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Camping Mat
  • Warm Cloths
  • Gloves
  • Rain Gear/ Rain coats
  • Lots of plastic bags to keep warm cloths/ isolate cold ones
  • Energy snacks
  • Necessary medication
  • Hiking Boots
  • Gum Boots
  • All the necessary equipment for climbing is provided (crampons, ropes, harnesses, carabinas, sleeping bags and raincoats).

Tour Highlights

  • Wildlife sightings
  • Cultural encounters
  • Hiking
  • Birding

Tour Itinerary


  • Transfer to & from Kasese
  • Guide fees
  • Climbing permits
  • Specialist climbing guide
  • Accommodation


  • Visa
  • Insurance
  • Tips
  • Personal Expenses
  • Alcoholic beverages
Starting From

Price Per Person


11 Days

Destinations You Will Visit


Day : 1


Day : 2

Sine Hut

Day : 3

Mutinda Camp

Day : 4

Bugata Camp

Day : 5

Hunwick’s Camp

Day : 6

Margherita Camp

Day : 7

Mt Stanley

Day : 8

Kiharo Camp

Day : 9

Nyamwamba Valley

Day : 10

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