ITINERARY PLANNING OF 1 DAY SIPI FALLS TOUR
Sipi falls is found in Eastern Uganda in the district of Kapchorwa northeast of Sirinko and Mbale, this is where our 1 Day Sipi shall shall take place.
It is comprised of a series of 3 water falls which lie on the edge of Mountain Elgon near by the Kenya boarder.
The word sipi is derived from Sep a plantation which resembles a Banana plantation.
At the banks of the River, it’s used as a medicine plantation it’s named after the tribe in Mbale the Bagishu.
|Tour | Safari inclusive
||Nature walks, hike to the falls, sight seeing of the karamoja plains, lake kyoga and mount Elgon
|Tour | Safari Exclusive
||Tips, Phone bills, personal expenditure, alcoholic drinks, travel insurance, shop item purchases|
Cool weather at sipi falls with the falls of view of mountain Elgon from the top and Lake Victoria feel the atmosphere at the falls after your long day and a place out of the city
Itinerary of our 1 Day sipi falls
Early morning have a cup of Tea at 6:00am at your area of residence or accommodation and set off your trip to sipi falls at 6:30am with the drive/tour guide.
On our way to Sipi falls, you will sight view one of the biggest forest in Uganda Mabira forest which is filled with the cool weather as you travel.
View the sugar plantation and tea plantations at Lugazi, and as you enter jinja city you will encounter withthe source of River Nile.
This place, generates hydro-electric Power in Uganda at Owen falls Dam at bridge.
Arrive at sipi falls and have a cup of coffee at sipi River Lodge to relax and unwind after a long journey and hustle of the cities.
Your guide/driver will take you through a brief of the whole tour to hike and trail through the falls well enjoying the best views of the sceneries in all direction.
The trek has a well maintained network though quite challenging with steep points which need more of exercise before your tour more especially on the rainy day.
The hiking is 7km and it takes nearly 4 hours to the falls, very worthy of Tour depending on your ability to reach the falls and enjoy the water breeze and feel the cool weather.
After your long trek, sight see the Karamoja plains, Lake Kyoga and mountain Elgon with pleasing features
Return to Kampala after your trip before 8pm and if you wish to stay for an overnight..
You can be accommodated at either sipi River lodge, Lacam lodge, sipi falls resort, forest exploration centre, Moses camp, Noah’s ark. All these are optional.
Meal plan: lunch
Travel time: 4hours