How long does it take to climb mount Rwenzori?

Climbing the Rwenzori mountains to Margherita peak (5,109m asl) takes 7 to 8 days depending on the Rwnzori mountains climbing trail used. Several short treks are available to explore the Rwenzori mountains in 3 days to John Maate camp or Lake Mahoma, 5 days Mount Speke, 4 days to Bujuku camp, 5 or 6 days hike to Weismann peak, 6 days central circuit trail to explore the beauty of the Rwenzori mountains, etc

The standard time taken to summit to Margherita peak the highest point in the Rwenzori mountains is 7 days for the Central circuit trail and 8 days for the Kilembe trail and the Bukurungu trail respectively.