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Rwenzori Moutains National Park

P. O. Box 188, Kasese, Uganda
+256 4834 44629
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Ranked #3 of 5 attractions in Kasese
Type: National Parks
Description: This mountainous area may be better known as the "Mountains of the Moon."
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Golden, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I planned t trek to the highest point of the Rwenzori range but that didn't work out. This wasn't due to my guide or to the porters or food all of which were completely fine. I loved the Rwenzoris and I am glad that I trekked in them. The staff were great and I will be happy to recommend trekking... More

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Kampala, Uganda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We were a team of tour guides with our clients but we were all amazed with the type of plants that are really surviving under the mountain climate....the journey is so rewarding

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I have just returned from a 10-day trek with the RTS (Rwenzori Trekking Services) where a group of 7 of us spent 5 days trekking into the wonderful landscape that is the Mountains of the Moon, before spending a day reaching the highest summit, the Margherita Peak of Mount Stanley. This Summit Day was spectacular - setting off on a... More

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Kampala, Uganda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

hiking through the green vegetation especially at the mountain base is an amazing green world experience and looking on to the porto peaks is magical!

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

This is a spectacular place tucked away in a remote corner of Uganda, bordering Congo. The view of the mountain range as you drive towards it from Fort Portal is Awsome!! This range borders Uganda and Congo. A village nestled just at the foot of these mountains is rustic and has just the bare necessities for travelers. Ask for hotel... More

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Mbarara, Uganda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I got a chance to see the natural vegetation, then the unique three horned chameleon plus the beautiful scenery of the Mountain of the moon peaks. I also learn t about the Bakonzo culture

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new york
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Hello, This for those interested by trekking the rwenzori with RMS (Rwenzori mountaineering services). The website http://www.rwenzorimountaineeringservices.com/ is no longer in use by RMS, they do not have the control on it, but ex-employees still have the password. So any information coming from an e-mail or phone call to the addresses and numbers detailed in the website are NOT related... More

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Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We did a 2-day trekking with with our 3 daughters: the Kilembe Trail. The trail is very well maintained and the scenery is beautiful, going through different types of vegetation. We stayed in Kalalama Camp (3150m). Services from Rwenzori Trekking Services are very good. I regret we did not plan more days in the Park!

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Kampala, Kampala, Uganda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

When I signed up for the 8 day Mt. Margherita hike, I knew that it would be tough and scenic but nothing could have prepared me for such a unique experience. The guides at Rwenzori Trekking Services (RTS) were excellent. Each day, they would clearly explain the plan and expectations of the day. Whenever we needed assistance or had a... More

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kampala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

last february,i recently visited the roof of uganda which IS margherita peak in uganda through rwenzori mountaineering services.i had the best experience in the rwenzoris given the good knowledge guides have,the cook was a trained and the porters were very hospitable.the trail is very smooth and was told its maintained by UWA.What about a wonderful reception at their offices.the flora... More

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