karamoja Bicycle Tour

camping-in-manyattaThe Karamoja Bicycle Tour package is an authentic way to discover the spectacular eastern region of Uganda, the land roots of the Karamojong tribe, as you enjoy all that it’s gifted with, every single experience and adventure becomes new in each encounter of every moment. In the villages and communities you bike and pass through, you get off your bike to exchange a friendly contact with local people, witness the warm joyous hospitality of the Ugandan people, or just for admire the amazing scenery of the surrounding landscape.

Eastern Uganda, where the mighty Nile begins its epic journey north, is a must visit for any East African sojourner, gifted with intoxicating blend of adrenaline adventures activities and superb scenery.

On program: cultural hiking around Ssezibwa Falls, Boat cruise to the source of the River Nile, spectacular scenery through Soroti, bird tracking during the amazing shoebill on lake Opeta, as we bike to Moroto,Trekking on Mt.Moroto. Cultural entertainment activities with the local Karamojong communities, community stay within the Manyatta an experience you will live to cherish for all your life and the super stunning Sipi Falls as we wind the biking adventure.

 

 

Day 1:

  • Arrival at Entebbe international airport and pick up
  • Transfer to Go Free Uganda office (Kampala) for tour briefing, team introduction as well as tour participants
  • Boat transfer outside of Kampala
  • Cycling warm up 23km (with Eco-Resort tree planting)
  • Night 1: Resort on the shores of Lake Vitoria

Day 2:

  • Biking adventure through nature – 45 km
  • Lunch at Ssezibwa Falls
  • Bus Transfer to Jinja
  • Boat cruise to the source of the Nile River
  • Night 2: Resort on the shore of the Nile River

Day 3:

  • Bus transfer to Soroti
  • Amazing landscape track biking through villages – 35 km
  • Night 3: Community hosting with cultural activities and performances (Village walks, dances & cultural exchange)

Day 4:

  • Early bird shoebill tracking on Lake Opeta
  • Bus transit to Moroto
  • Partly Bicycle through nature – 30 km
  • Night 4: Guest house in Moroto

Day 5:

  • Hike to Mt Moroto with cultural Tour with the Mountain people (3 hours walk)
  • Night 5: Camping on top of the Mt Moroto (3 083m)

Day 6:

  • Wake up for the sunrise on Mt Moroto, walk back to the guest house for refreshing up
  • Biking through nature and bike trails to meet Karamajong communities – 25 km
  • Night 6: Immersing in cultural traditional experience within the Manyatta community (Camping)

Day 7:

  • Bike ride to Nakapiripirit with amazing scenery – 85km
  • Night 7: Guesthouse in Nakapiripirit with amazing view of Mt. Kadam

Day8:

  • Bicycle riding from Nakapiripirit through country side to Pien-Upe game reserve – 40 km
  • Night 8: Cottages in the game reserve

Day 9:

  • Bicycle riding from game Pien-Upe reserve through nature to Muyembe (junction with Sipi Falls) – 45km
  • Bus transfer from Muyembe to Kapchorwa (Sipi Falls)
  • Night 9: Hotel around Sipi Falls

Day 10:

  • Morning Hike to the amazing sipi falls
  • Bus transfer from Sipi Falls to Kampala
  • Night 10: farewell dinner and party in Kampala

Day 11: Transfer to Entebbe / Activities possible for late

 

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