Mountain hiking; Africa has a number of mountains and volcanoes that are worth hiking and the highest mountain in Africa is found in Tanzania. We organise trips to take you to hike, some of the oldest calderas in the world and also some of the most active volcanoes on the Africa continent. Our African trips take you to explore mountains like Kilimanjaro, Rwenzori, Sabyinyo, Elgon,and Nyirangongo.
Mountain climbing adventure holidays in East Africa offers you a lot and to hike all the mountains in East Africa, you might need a month or two.
We arrange tailor-made private trips to hike these mountains ranging from 1 day trips consequently to as many days as a 9 days Magherita peak Hike.
What to carry for a Mountain Hiking Trip.
If you are hiking a mountain for more than a day, we recommend that you carry the following items for your trip.
- A Rain Coat
- Warm Clothing
- Rubber Boats
- A sleeping bag
- Personal Items
- Bottled drinking water.
Items like climbing ropes, harnesses with carabinas and crampons are usually provided at no extra charge. Porters are available to carry luggage at a fee. The maximum kilos that they can carry is 15 kgs per porter. If you have extra luggage you might need to take 2 porters or more.
Food is always provided and catered for up the mountain and therefore there is no need to worry. If by any chance you do not have any of these items for which ever reason. Shops are available at the start point where you can hire equipments. Therefore you can not miss your trek. For more information about mountain climbing or if you wish to hike some mountains contact us.
Where to stay while climbing Mountains in Uganda?
There are campsites, en-route as you climb the mountains and each day break ends at a campsite up the mountain. Therefore for accommodation whilst hiking you get to go stay at designated campsites, where you pitch tents and lay in your sleeping bags.