A 1-day Sipi falls adventure takes you to Eastern Uganda to see the most beautiful, breath-taking waterfalls in Uganda. This magnificent waterfall is located in Kapchorwa district, which is 48 km from Mbale town. Sipi falls has a series of 3 waterfalls measuring 85m, 75m, and 100 meters respectively.
Entebbe or Kampala
Early morning pickup from your place of residence in Kampala and drive to Eastern Uganda. You will drive via Mabira forest to Jinja town – the adventure capital of Uganda then to Mbale town. Get refreshments and proceed 48km drive to Sipi falls in Kapchorwa district. Upon your arrival, you will find a local guide who will lead you as you hike the falls to explore the beautiful waterfalls. While at the top, you will enjoy magnificent views of Mount Elgon, Kenya, Karamoja plains and coffee plantation. Other activities while at Sipi falls include; abseiling, Arabica coffee tour and Mount Elgon hike.
In the Evening, you will drive back to Kampala and then drop off at your place of residence.
After an early breakfast, our guide will drive you to western Uganda to Kasese. Check in your lodge for dinner and overnight. (B.L.D)
Arrive at Rwenzori Mountaineering Service (RMS) offices Nyakalengija and go through orientation. Pass through the Bakonjo homesteads, reach the gate and enter the park. Move under canopies of trees hearing sounds of the wild. Expect to spot bushbucks, giant forest hogs, chimpanzees, rare three-horned chameleon and a variety of bird species. Cross rivers Kyoho and Mahoma, move along the panga ridge for an overnight at Nyabitaba camp in the forest zone.
Slope to River Mubuku, Bujuku confluence, hike through the bamboo zone, have lunch at Nyamuleju old camp. Continue for an overnight at John Maate camp in the heather zone.
After breakfast slope and cross Bujuku river, crossing the lower and upper big bogs on walk boards. Move along Lake Bujuku, get the breathtaking views of; Mountains Baker, Stanley, and Speke in the south, west, and north respectively. Dinner and overnight at Bujuku camp.
After breakfast, you will Cross Bujuku bog, climb the ladders atop akendege, hike further for an overnight at Elena hut.
Wake up at 4:00 am, cross Stanley plate and a top Margherita peak on Mount Stanley. Slope back to Elena hut, after lunch slope further for an overnight at Kitandara camp.
Hike to fresh field pass, slope through kabamba cave, cross Mubuku river. Dinner and overnight at Guy yeoman camp.
Move through swamps, slope kitsutsu rock, cross kitsutsu river repeatedly and overnight at Nyabitaba camp; or slope further and be out of the park in the evening.
Slope in the morning and be out of the park by 11:00 am and transfer to Kasese for hot lunch. Relax at your lodge rest of the evening. Dinner and overnight stay at your lodge. (BLD)
Have a morning breakfast and then check out of your lodge. Bid farewell to the land of the snow-capped Mountains with great memories of Mt. Rwenzori trekking. Transfer to Entebbe Via Kampala for a shopping spree at the African craft market on Buganda road. Later drive to the airport in time to catch your flight back home.