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8 Days Community Visiting Trip to Eastern & Northern Uganda

8 Days Community Visiting Trip to Eastern & Northern Uganda

Are you interested in interacting and spending time the local communities in Africa Uganda?. This trip bring to you the best experience cultural and community experience as you get to the unique culture of the Karamajong in the northern of Uganda and the coffee experience in the East. Hope you will enjoy it..
 
Highlights
  • Game Drives
  • Cultural and community experiences
  • Hiking

Accommodation Type

  • Budget
  • Mid-range
  • Luxury

Duration

7 Nights 8 Days

8 Days Community Visiting Trip to Eastern & Northern Uganda

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Hotel in Entebbe.

On arrival at Entebbe international Airport Uganda, our driver guide will warmly welcome and transfer you to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan

  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2: Transfer to Sipi via Jinja

On this day after breakfast you will transfer to Jinja at the shores of Lake Victoria which is a 3-hour-drive. On arrival you will go for a boat ride to the actual source of the Nile. Later proceed to Sipi Falls in the foothills of Mount Elgon National Park.

Meal plan

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3: Visit Sipi Falls and Communities around.

After your breakfast, a local guide will lead you on a 3-hour hike through the region to visit the magnificent Sipi falls. At the top of the falls, you may choose to abseil from the top of the 100-meter-high Sipi Falls, hanging from a rope in the cool mist as you have a spectacular panoramic view of the valley which is an optional activity that cost 50 USD per person.

Later after hiking you will have a local lunch experience or your packed lunch and a tour to Coffee farmers.

Meal plan

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4: Hike Mt Moroto and visit with the Pepeth tribe

Moroto town is located near the gentle slopes of Mount Moroto (3085m), and it is the beating heart of the Karamoja region. In this remote, and until recently quite isolated, region of Uganda some of the best outdoor adventures and authentic cultural experiences await you!

In the early morning you leave for a scenic hike on Mount Moroto, the highest mountain of Karamoja. During the walk you will visit the pepeth mountain people and get an insight into their culture and everyday lives. Dinner and overnight in pepeth community.

Meal plan

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5: Visit a Manyatta & Game Drive in Kidepo National Park

In the morning you will have the opportunity to visit a traditional Karamajong manyatta. A manyatta is a village made up of several huts, which in turn are surrounded by a fence made of branches and thorns. These are put up to keep the cattle in and to protect them from thieving rival tribes and wild animals. Visiting a manyatta will give you an interesting insight into the customs and traditions of the Karamajong.

After this visit you will head farther north to the most remote and pristine national park in the country, Kidepo Valley National Park.in the rugged semi-arid valleys in the extreme northeast of Uganda, the park lies hidden away in a corner between Uganda’s borders with South Sudan and Kenya. It is a long but very rewarding journey to get to this region with some of the most beautiful scenery in Uganda. On your arrival to the park you will have time to go on an afternoon game drive in the wild Narus Valley to see herds of elephant and buffalo. You might even spot some lions and leopards perching on the various rocks dotting the valley floor.

Meal plan

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6: Morning Game Drive and Evening Game Drive.

On a full day game drive you will cover more ground in this beautiful park. It has a profusion of big

game and hosts 475 bird species and over 80 mammal species, among them; lions, ostriches, zebras, bat-eared foxes, caracals, cheetahs, and many more Kidepo Valley National Park ranks among Africa’s finest wilderness landscapes.

Meal plan

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7: Drive to Gulu

Today is merely a transportation day en-route to Entebbe. The half-way point is the town of Gulu, the largest town in northern Uganda. You will be spending the night in Gulu.

Meal plan

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8: Travel to Entebbe

In the morning you complete the final transfer to Entebbe. Your guide will drop you off at the airport in time for your international flight

Meal plan

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
Price Includes
  1. Private Transportation
  2. Accommodation
  3. Driver Guide
  4. Park Entrances
  5. Meals
  6. Bottled Drinking Water
Price Excludes
  • Flight tickets
  • Insurance
  • Optional Activities
  • Visa’s
  • Extra Personal Expenses

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Siipi Falls

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