Rwenzori Mountains National Park

Conquer climbing to the top of the mountains of the moon with Jewel safaris limited. A Uganda safari blended up with climbing the mountains of the moon. Rwenzori Mountains National Park should not be a miss for any enthusiastic fun hunter or traveler. This is one unique and peculiar enough to compare with any other trip that combines wildlife, mountain climbing and gorilla trekking safaris or chimpanzee tracking safaris wow what a pool of memorable experiences. Imagine being on top of the snowcapped Magherita peak of this mountain after 7 days or more of climbing and struggling through the muddy and slippery path trails along the steeps of this mountain. This is a no any other climbed mountain but the tallest horst mountain in Africa. It’s it a legendary mountains of the moon that rises up to the 5109m above sea level with Magherita  being its peak. There is a lot to see on top of this mountain once you conquer the hardships of climbing it to the top, you will see yourself in another planet This include the snow, the rivers, the vegetation, the most impressive view of the surroundings on top of the earth at an altitude of 5109m as well as the best photographic and videography scene with the white ice at the background.

Rwenzori Mountains National Park

Insight into the Rwenzori Mountains National Park.

Rwenzori Mountain the main attraction in this park is the legendary Africa’s tallest horst mountain of the moon that is a tower with the highest peak rising above 5109m above sea level in the western part of Uganda bordering Democratic republic of Congo. This park also has several peaks that are permanently covered by ice are Magherita (5109m) being the highest, Alexandria (5083m) and Albert (5087m) and all are inside  Rwenzori mountains national park, the third highest mountain in Africa. The mountain range is also home to an extraordinary number of rare plants and animals, and new examples of both are still being discovered. Two mammals are endemic to the range, the Rwenzori climbing mouse and the Rwenzori red duiker, as are 19 of the 241 known bird species. Despite this, this is one of Uganda’s less-visited national parks, and so nature lovers wanting to escape the safari crowds should definitely put it on their list

Rwenzori Mountains National Park

Rwenzori Mountains National Park is managed by the Uganda Wildlife Authority a government agency mandated to protect and conserve wildlife. This park is also a Ramsar site, UNESCO world heritage site making

Rwenzori Mountains National Park, which is the conservation area for the mountain, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and covers almost 1000 sq. km and strides across the districts of Kabarole, Kasese and Bundibugyo. It includes most of the center and the eastern half of the mountain and is known for its beautiful plant life coupled with waterfalls, glaciers and a lot of other unique mountainous vegetation. The park has glaciers, snowfields, waterfalls and has been portrayed as one of the mainly attractive Alpine areas around the world.

Access to Rwenzori Mountains National Park

The journey by road lasts for couple of hours roughly about 5-56 hours traveling privately in your own car though a 4WD vehicle is advisable since western Uganda is mountainous. However you can take only about an hour and a half if you used a plane. You can contact us on our inbox info@jewesafaris.com and we to book a flight to Kasese for you.

Attraction here include the; Rwenzori mountain with all the features around It. the birds and few animals and several others that are man-made but yet around the park.

Activities here.

You have the best moments with the best climbers around the park, do birding with many of the bird species endemic to this park, do animals viewing, community or village walks and several; others. This is the best point. The stay here can last for almost 9 days if the climbing is involved too.

For any kind of safari, you are for in Uganda, Jewel Safaris LTD recommends you to have a gorilla tracking safari added double grab the experiences in the well-endowed pearl of Africa. And many tourists who have added the gorilla trekking safaris onto their safari to Rwenzori mountains national park have always had the best experiences and continue to visiting. Be part of the team getting double memories. Kindly inbox us at info@jewelsafaris.com your inquiries and plan arrangements as well as bookings. Our information and inquiries desks are so ready to handle your inquiry too.