GEST 067-12 Days Margherita climb Itinerary with Speke and Baker Peaks

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Kampala of O/N Protea Hotel

Day 2: Transfer to Kasese via F/Portal O/N Rwenzori International Hotel
Day 3: Nyakalengija (1615m) – Nyabitaba Hut (2651m) 5 Hrs
Day 4: Nyabitaba (2651m) – Mubuku River (2600m) John Matte Hut (3380m) 6 – 7Hrs
Day 5: John Matte (3380m) to Bujuku (3962m) 5 Hrs
Day 6: Bujuku (3977m) to Speak Peak(4889) and back for O/N 7 – 8 Hrs
Day 7: Bujuku (3977m) to Elena Hut (4541m). 4 – 5 Hrs
Day 8:  Elena Hut (4541m) to Margherita peak (5109) – Kitandara hut (4027m) 3Hrs
Day 9:  Kitandara Hut – Baker Peak (4843) – Guy yeoman Hut 8 – 9 hrs
Day 10: Guy Yeoman (3450m) – Nyabitaba (2651m) 5 – 6 Hrs
Day 11: Nyabitaba (2651m) – Nyakalengija (1615m) 4 – 5 hrs. Transfer to Kampala O/N Protea
Day 12: After Breakfast, Transfer to Airport and Back

Proposed Budget for Margherita climb based on 1 person Sharing

Permit Central Circuit +Speke +Margherita +Baker

Program includes: Accommodation (Kampala, Kasese and in Mountain huts) , park entrance fees, guides and porters facilitation, Rescue fee, Safari Car, English Speaking driver guide, Meals, Drinking water.

Mountain Checklist (some with Hire price for the whole trip)
A day bag (Small bag but enough to carry your packed lunch Rain gear drinking water and a camera)
A sleeping bag $35
A jogging suit
Pairs of woolen socks
Pairs of trekking trousers, cotton shirts warm
Woolen cap, gloves
A torch, headlamp including. Batteries
A trekking bag
A pair. of jogging shoes
A sun hat
Pairs of socks
A pair. Snow glasses US $ 10
Leggings up to the knee (Gaiters)
Rain proof and warm gear
Walking sticks
Photo equipment
Pocket knife
Rubber boots US $10

Drugs against:
Stomach upsets
An elastic bandage, Elastoplasts
Water purification tablets
Vitamin C tablets
Sun lotion
Lip ointment

For summit climbers:
1 ice axe US $30
1 Harnesses US $30
A pair of crampons US $30
A climbing rope US $30
A pair of climbing boots US $30


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