Sipi Falls is located in Kapchorwa northeast of Sironko and Mbale, waterfalls lie at the edge of Mount Elgon National Park near the border of Kenya.


The falls is the best place to start the rest of the hikes to Mount Elgon. The router starts in Budadiri following Sasa trial to the summit, descending down the falls trail back into Sipi falls .Hike around the falls offering amazing views of the Karamoja plains, Lake Kyoga and the slopes of Mt. Elgon.

The backpackers and lodges offer a range of accommodation from budget, midrange and luxury. The climate of Sipi falls is a place to relax and unwind, relax out of noise of the city.

Since the Sipi falls are nearby the foothills of Mt Elgon there other activities to encounter including abseiling which is along the side of the Sipi waterfall, other activities visiting the local community, local waterfalls.

Sipi falls river is named after ‘Sep’, this is a plant indigenous to the banks of the river. This resembles a wild banana; Sep is medicinal plant which is used for treating measles and fever.

Sipi falls is located in areas for growing Bugisu Arabica coffee. Bugisu Arabica is grown between 1,600 and 1,900 meters. You can as well book with us to organs a coffee tour with our knowledgeable guide.


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