Day 1: Kampala – Jinja.
After an early morning breakfast, depart Kampala for Jinja also known as the adventure capital passing through the Mabira forest and colorful roadside fruit markets for an adventure parked day arriving at adrift adventure camp to prepare for your full/half day white water rafting. Lunch will be served on the island before proceeding later to finish up your raft.
Other optional activities here include: Wild Nile jet boating, the Nile high bungy jumping, Quad biking, Kayaking, Horse riding and fishing among others. However, an early booking/confirmation of a particular activity is required at the time of booking.
Day 2: Jinja – Mount Elgon
After breakfast, depart Jinja and drive Far East of Uganda. We will pass through Mbale, a charming town at the foot of Mount Elgon. This area is full of rich heritage and fascinating culture with some beautiful view points. Arriving Sipi Village nestled between mountains and waterfalls. After lunch at the accommodation you will enjoy a hike to the lovely Sipi Falls. Pass through typical African bandas, banana plantations and maize fields while you climb to the different waterfalls. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Piswa Camp
After a hearty breakfast we will transfer you to Kapkwata at 2190 meters, from where you will start your hike, following the Kapkwata Trail. It is a scenic route running through the bamboo, heath and moor land, arriving at the Piswa Camp at 2850 meters. Dinner and camping at Piswa Hut Campsite.
Day 4: Hunters Cave Camp
Hike up to the rim of the caldera through beautiful columns of the most rare and endemic plant species like the giant Lobelia Elgonensis. And of course a visit to the slopes of Mount Elgon can’t go without finding the wild Everlasting flowers. Visit the hot springs and Suam Gorge before descending to the Hunters Cave Camp at 3850 meters. Dinner and camping at Hunters Cave Camp.
Day 5: Mude Cave Camp
Morning breakfast, and ascend to the top of the caldera to the Wagagai Peak at 4321 meters. Descend thereafter through the Jackson summit (4200 meter) and the Jackson pool to arrive at Mude Cave Camp at 3500 meters. Dinner and camping at Mude Cave Camp.
Day 6: Mount Elgon - Kampala
Early morning, descend through the Sasa trail to Budadiri and travel back to Mbale town for lunch in this calm place and proceed to Kampala where you will relax and reflect on your climb of the second highest summit in Uganda.
This tour can be customized to suite your needs and budget.