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The Rwenzori Mountains, within the Rwenzori Mountains National Park, are located on the border between Uganda and DR Congo. Actually, Mt Stanley's Margherita Peak, the highest peak in the park standing at 5,109m, is bisected by the border between these 2 countries.
The Rwenzori Mountains National Park is one of Uganda’s 10 National Parks and was declared World Heritage Site in 1994 for its unique natural beauty. The park is famous for its botany, described as one of the most amazing and beautiful in the world. Moreover, this park is home to interesting fauna, such as the forest elephant, chimpanzees, and the four-horned chameleon.
If you are in Uganda, visiting this park is a must. Get to see unique flora and fauna, wade through bogs, trek among giant lobelias, walk over Margherita Glacier, and reach Peak Margherita! What are you waiting for?