Sipi Falls Tour Africa
Uganda is one destination that is blessed with the most amazing and passionate falls. The Sipi falls is located close to 55km in the northern part of Mbale.It connects to Mount Elgon and also adjacent to the town of Kapchorwa.The falls are believed to have three levels although its acknowledged that the upper two levers are relatively small when you compare with the main fall. The Sipi falls brings out the beauty of Uganda.
On top of the Sipi falls, you will get a perfect view of the magnificent and breathtaking Mount Elgon.The plains of both northern and eastern as they take their course through the lands. As you trek to see the origin of the Sipi falls, it’s a bit tedious although when you get there, it’s the most beautiful place to stay. The water is so cool and the environment worth adoring. Having a night in this place will be of great experience, as you will enjoy the waterfalls as well as the sound of the birds. It’s one of those peaceful places that will enable you meditate on your life and still thank God for his creation.
If you love adventuring, please come to Uganda and visit the Sipi falls. Your dream will come true as you tour the bottom of the falls where the water thunders. You may be forced to take a swim and enjoy the cool water. The locals will definitely be there to entertain you as they dive in the water, some washing clothes and the rest trying to catch some fish although it’s not so much successful because of the rapid water.
As you approach the Sipi falls, you will discover some caves that are well designed with seats to have you rest a bit as you go deep the falls. To some people, they think it’s manmade and yet it was naturally made by God. It’s such an amazing stopover. Surprisingly it is said that in the years of Amin Dada’s regime, the government of Uganda held its meeting from that cave. Some other caves are small and link to Kenya however they are too dark to give you a proper direction to get to the border of Kenya. Those that tried to use this route were killed on the way by wild animals and to others; it was too dark to access the route.
How to get to Sipi Falls
You can get access to Sipi falls from Sironko Mbale town, on the way, there are various markets selling different products. The scenery is beautified by the vegetation as well as the rocks that appear as though they are falling anytime. The weather in this area is just too cool and for first time visitors, you are recommended to get to the top prior to mid day. The roads tend to get slippery after that and you car may get stack. Just in case you experience this, don’t panic. The locals are always ready to give a hand and believe me they will make your safari memorable.
Author: Sandra Nans