3 Days Sipi Falls Hike Tour Uganda

Safari Overview

3 Days Sipi Falls Hike Tour Uganda -Sipi Falls is located in Sipi village Kapchorwa district in eastern Uganda. The trip involves a series of three spectacular waterfalls which lie on the foothills of Mount Elgon.

Sipi Falls

Sipi Falls

The Sipi falls are an amazing attraction and one not to miss while visiting the eastern region of Uganda. The drive from Kampala to Jinja through Mbale to Kapchorwa takes about 4-5 hours.

Brief Itinerary – 3 Days Sipi Falls Hike

  • Day 1: Trip to Sipi falls from Kampala
  • Day 2: Bird watching, local coffee processing experience, and local cultural experience.
  • Day 3: Return to Kampala.

Detailed Itinerary – 3 Days Sipi falls hike tour Uganda

Day 1: Trip to Sipi falls from Kampala

Leave Kampala around 7:00 am with a pick up from the hotel of your residence, using Jinja highway to eastern Uganda. Catch a glimpse of the most amazing features along the way, that is; Mabira rain forest and River Nile in Jinja. Lunch will be had at any restaurant of your choice along the way.

Sipi Falls – Waterfalls in Uganda

On arrival, you can choose to relax at your hotel since we shall have arrived in the evening hours. 

Accommodation: Sipi safari lodge, Rafiki safari lodge

Meal Plan: Dinner and Breakfast

Day 2: Hike to the falls, bird watching, local coffee processing experience, and local cultural experience.

After our breakfast, we shall then start our trek to the falls. It can take us about 3 hours depending on the productivity of the walk. Along the way, we have lots of things to see like the Von Hoehnelii chameleon and birds.

Sabiny Culture

Sabiny Culture

It is known that Mount Elgon is among Uganda’s destinations for birds. You will come across different beautiful types of birds like Tacaze Sunbird, Mountain Wagtail, Red-winged Starling, Red-backed Shrike, and after head to the lower slopes of Mount Elgon where you will come across the Sipi popular coffee farming. You will join a household where you get to see and go through the experience of local coffee processing.

Thereafter, move to the local communities inhibited by the Sabiny, a tribe with interesting ancient cultures most known for the female circumcision, the local cultural dances are also quite interesting to look at. Head back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Sipi safari lodge, Rafiki safari lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 3: Return to Kampala 

Enjoy the breakfast, check out and return back to Kampala or Entebbe making several stopovers along the way like going through Mbale city and visiting River Mpologoma.

What is included?

  • Transport- tour vehicle, fuel, and English speaking driver
  • Full board accommodation for the two nights
  • Entrance fees.
  • All activities.
  • Bottled drinking water

What is not included?

  • Visas
  • Air ticket
  • Personal expenses.
  • Cost for anything that is not mentioned in the itinerary.

Distance – 2 Days Sipi falls hike tour Uganda