This 1 Day Sipi Falls Tour transfers you to the stunning Sipi Falls found in eastern Uganda at the foothills of the Mountain Elgon. This beautiful waterfall is comprised of series of three falls with heights of 100m, 85m and 75m respectively. Enjoy a soothing atmosphere of the cool weather at Sipi Falls as you savor the spectacular views of the Mountain Elgon from up and the Karamoja plains disappearing from below. This 1 day tour includes a trek to each of the three waters.
Highlights of the 1 Day Sipi Falls Tour
- Nature Walk
- Hike to the waterfalls
- Sight seeing of the Karamoja Plains and Mountain Elgon
Itinerary For The 1 Day Sipi Falls Tour
Have your cup of tea early enough to prepare for pick up from your hotel or residence at 6:30 am. En-route expect sighting of Mabira rain-forest, the vast sugarcane and tea plantations of Lugazi and the mighty River Nile in Jinja.
Get to Sipi Falls and have a cup of coffee at Sipi River Lodge as you savor the spectacular scenery of the site. After a brief from your Sipi guide set out for the hike to the falls. The trek follows a well maintained network of trails, going through a pleasant countryside with great views of the scenery in all directions. There are some steep points that may require a bit of muscle to climb and it gets even more challenging on rainy a day with all the mud and getting slippery.
The hike covers about 7km and could take nearly 4 hours, but of course depending on ones pace and ability.
Return and drive back to Kampala where you can expect to arrive not later than 8:00 pm, and for those wishing to stay for an overnight. You can choose Sipi river lodge, Lacam lodge, Moses camp, Noah’s ark as your accommodation.
Meal Plan: Lunch
Travel Time: 4 hours
What is included in your 1 day tour
- Transport – tour vehicle, driver, fuel
- Meals: Lunch
- Bottled water
- Guide fees
- Activities – hike, nature walk
- Gratitude and tipping
- Alcoholic drinks
- Travel insurance
- Curion shop purchases
- Phone bill and other personal expenditure
For those wishing to extend their stays, you may use the lodges below:
- Sipi River lodge
- Lacam Lodge
- Noah’s Ark
- Sipi falls Resort