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SIPI FALLS UGANDA
Sipi falls is located in the East of Uganda approximately 277km from Kampala Uganda’s capital in Kapchorwa district. These falls are found on the foothills of Mountain Elgon just at the edge of Mount Elgon National park near the Kenya – Uganda boarder. The name Sipi was derived from the word ‘sep’ which is a name of a wild banana-like indigenous plant that grows along the banks of the Sipi River, this plant can be used as medicine for treating fevers and measles by local people in that area.
Sipi Falls is a composition of 3 waterfalls each flowing from a different altitude, and hikingto the top of these falls rewards you with panoramic views of Lake Kyoga, the Karamoja low lands, coffee plantations and other surroundings. And expect a cool temperate climate while staying in this area during your visit.
The nearby communities are made up of the Sabiny and Bagishu who carryout economic activities like farming such as growing of Arabica coffee which is the major cash crop in this land, grown on altitudes between 1600m and 1900m above sea level, and you will have a chance of visiting these plantations with the help of local guides.
DAY ONE: KAMPALA TO SIPI FALLS (4hrs 30min)
Travel to Sipistopping over in Jinja where you will view the Nile river, Mabira Forest, among others.
On arrival, expect the following;
- Cultural interactions with; the people of Budadiri for -cultural dances
- Local food preparation
- Enjoying arts and crafts
- Visiting coffee plantations
- Bamasaba community trail
Overnight at Mbale Resort Hotel
DAY TWO: A VISIT TO REAL SIPI FALLS
In the morning after a warm breakfast, you will be depart for Sipi Falls and here a couple of activities you will engage in.
- Guided nature walks
- Sipi Falls experience
- Hot springs, caving
- Ancient Rock Paintings experience
- Biking abseiling
Overnight at Sipi River Lodge.
DAY THREE: MOUNTAIN ELGON CHALLENGE
On this last day of the trip, you will be experiencing the amazing mountain Elgon.
- View of the Karamoja plains
- View of Lake Kyoga
- Mountain hiking
- Experiencing Elgon’s astonishing vegetation
You may also choose to visit MOUNTAIN ELGON NATIONAL PARK. The most popular route starts in Budadiri and follows the Sasa trail to the summit and then descends down the Sipi trail back into the Sipi Falls.
Overnight at Sipi River Lodge:
Day 4: RETURN TO KAMPALA.
After a leisurely breakfast, you will embark on your journey back to Kampala.
We will do everything possible to ensure a safe and enjoyable trip. However, all travel involves some degree of risk and we strongly recommend that you take out appropriate travel insurance for your adventure. Your insurance protection should include cover for cancellation, medical and repatriation expenses, personal injury and accident, death and loss of personal baggage, money and personal liability. Evidence of such insurances should be produced to Gazelle Safari Company Ltd. on request. Insurance cover offered by credit card companies or reciprocal medical cover agreements are often not comprehensive.
|Tour Name||Price Per Adult||Price Per Child||Available Seats||Departure Date||Duration|
|Sipi Falls Tour 4 Days||$ 1,188||$ 0||10||Every Monday||4 days, 3 nights|
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