1 DAY SIPI FALLS TOUR IN UGANDA, ONE DAY UGANDA HIKING TRIP
1 Day Sipi Falls Tour in Uganda – TRIP OVERVIEW.
The 1 Day Sipi Falls Tour in Uganda takes you to Sipi Falls is comprised of 3 waterfalls that are positioned at the Mount Elgon foothills in the district of Kapchorwa appearing as the largest waterfall to the east of Uganda. The Sipi falls tour involves a magical hike that opens you to the sights of Mount Elgon, the Bagisu farmlands, and settlement along with the plains of Karamoja. It is a whole day excursion taking you through the magical eastern Uganda landscapes generating lasting memories and perfect for weekend refreshment after a long week of work. The 1-day Sipi falls tour starts and ends in Kampala.
1 DAY SIPI FALLS TOUR IN UGANDA, UGANDA HIKING TRIP
1 Day Sipi Falls Tour in Uganda – TRIP OVERVIEW
1 Day Sipi Falls Tour in Uganda starts very early and have breakfast at your place of stay in Kampala after which your team with the driver guide to embark on the drive to Eastern Uganda at 6:00 am. You drive through the outskirts of Kampala following Jinja road 80km enjoying the early morning moist sights of the Lugazi sugar cane plantations, the Mabira Forest before arriving in Jinja town which is one of the major cosmopolitan towns in Uganda whose neighborhoods shelters the historical source of the Nile River – the longest in the whole world. You continue on the drive for 39km to arrive in Iganga exploring the impressive sugar and Rice plantations and the natural swamps with flowing streams. The drive will take you to Mbale town 109km from Iganga and eventually, you proceed to Sipi falls 48km from Mbale. The journey can take you about 4 hours. Upon arriving in Sipi, you embark on the Sipi falls hike. The hike allows you to explore the three waterfalls that stretch to 85m, 75m, and 100m accordingly. The hike duration depends on the fitness levels but cannot exceed 4 hours even for the first-time hikers. The trail to the falls presents an opportunity for you to enjoy amazing sceneries of the Elgon Mountain with its range of cliffs that small rivers plummet to form falls, the outstanding hills, sights of Kenya across the border, the Bagisu farmlands with their extensive coffee plantations and the flat plains of Karamoja. After exploring the falls and taking a myriad of photos, you retreat to Sipi River Lodge for lunch after which you drive back to Kampala arriving around 8 pm.
End of the 1 Day Sipi Falls Tour in Uganda
Transport Means to Your Safari Destinations
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One of the best known 4×4 WD that you can use for your safari in Uganda’s Parks and Rural countryside.Our car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda.( Terms and conditions apply. Read More
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Accommodations/ Safari Lodges/ Safari Hotels to Your Safari Destinations
luxury hotels in Jinja
Jinja Nile Resort is positioned on 30 acres of land overlooking the Nile River and features impressive landscapes filled with palm trees, tropical plants and lawns.
More lodging options in Sipi/Elgon Area
Sipi River Lodge is located in Sipi Falls Area spreading over 17 acres of private land including the 80m Kapsurur Falls, extensive gardens and a range of caves.
More lodging options in Mburo National Park Uganda
Rwakobo Rock is located on a granite rock outside Lake Mburo National Park presenting midrange / standard accommodation for the Uganda safari undertakers visiting the park. It is 1km from Nshara gate.
General Safari Inclusions
- Gorilla Permit (for gorilla trekking safaris)
- Chimpanzee Permit (for chimpanzee trekking safaris)
- Full Board Accommodation on Safari
- Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
- Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
- Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
- Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
- Bottled water while on safari
- Border crossing fees (for cross border safaris)
General Safari Exclusions
- General tips for the driver guide, site guides and service staff at the lodges
- Laundry Services
- Other Beverages / drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
- International Flights (Arranged on request)
- Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
- Optional Activity fees
- Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
- Airport Transfer (Arranged on request)
- Accommodation in Kampala or Kigali unless it is part of the Itinerary (Arranged on request)
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