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Rwenzori Moutains National Park: Tours & Tickets

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This mountainous area may be better known as the "Mountains of the Moon."
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Kasese, Uganda
+47 920 85 247
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Reviewed 8 October 2019

Two of us did this trek in early September with RTS, there were 2 guides and 7 porters with us. The trip was fascinating and unforgettable however much tougher than we expected due to unseasonal rain and snow. Our top class guides Abel and Stephen...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank phudson55
Reviewed 14 September 2019 via mobile

We arrived early in the morning and we were greeted by the staff who offered us tea and coffee while we got our briedfing and papers sorted. Our guide, Yosam, was simply outstanding and incredibly patient, not to mention very funny, knowlegeable about the local...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 12 September 2019

No words to describe the hike but most importantly the professionalism of Rwenzori Trekking Services. They were incredible from A to Z: booking the trip was easy and the people at the office very responsive to our emails and questions, but what seriously blew us...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank lucilu_13
Reviewed 5 September 2019

I did this trek as solo traveller, with 2 guides and 4 porters. This is a typical thing in Africa, and you will also see it if you try Kilimanjaro, for example. Even if you are an experienced trekker and pretty fit, used to hike...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank stratosilva
Reviewed 18 August 2019 via mobile

I've had an excellent experience with the rwenzori trekking services, RTS, on the 5 days trek to weissman peak. As some have mentioned, it is a tough trek, mostly due to the muddy and steep conditions (we have had 3.5 days of rain out of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 6 August 2019 via mobile

We did the five day Weismann peak through RTS, joining up with two other couples. Be warned, unless you are super fit, there is no way you can do it in five days. We reached the camp below the summit. The itinerary called for then...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 5 August 2019

not an easy feet for anyone to accomplish if your up for a challengeing hike and beautiful views then i recommend booking it.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank No N
Reviewed 14 March 2019

I traveled several times in Africa and without a doubt this trip exceeded our expectations more than any and Uganda proved to be our favorite destination in Africa. Rwenzori was the main reason to go to Uganda, A wonderful mountain with everything you can imagine....More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank LuckyTraveller00
Reviewed 5 January 2019

I climbed Margherita Peak (3rd highest mountain in Africa, 5109 m) in an 8-day hike with Rwenzori Trekking Services (RTS). I completely recommend Rwenzori Trekking Services - their service is absolutely excellent, in all respects. Fantastic organisation, food, accommodation, and great company during some amazing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

We went on a 5 day hike to Weissman Peak with RTS. You are in safe hands with RTS, we had two guides (Hanington and John) and six porters for our trip. The food was varied and plentiful each day. The guides were really helpful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rocio d
17 June 2019|
Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I used a guide called Sammy Kassaw. He can be contacted at: samuel x kassaw xx gmail x com where x is a dot and xx is @ He organised everything - he was really professional and keen. The food was also excellent, and... More
Kato T
3 August 2018|
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Response from Ayo78 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, can't be of much help here as I pay UG rates for all national parks in East Africa being a Ugandan citizen. But you can look into the UWA (Uganda Wildlife Authority) - just google the website and check the rates and or... More
Jingjing C
3 December 2017|
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Response from R4069BQtimothyl | Reviewed this property |
It’s not sole gum boots. The summit says are ordinary hiking boots. Otherwise the rest of the mountain is better traversed in gumboots.