Meet the falls in Uganda

0
242

Watching water fall naturally down the rocky cliffs is an exciting venture and a wonderful refreshment of the mind. The uniqueness of Uganda’s natural waterfalls is that; the water flows throughout the year and is reachable with clear trails or roads. The waterfalls are at their scenic best during rainy seasons, and best for photo shoots.

Let’s meet the most beautiful falls in Uganda

Murchison Falls

Murchison Falls
Murchison Falls

Murchison Falls –also known as Kabalega Falls, is a waterfall between Lake Kyoga and Lake Albert on the White Nile River in Uganda – the second-longest river in the world. It’s located within the Murchison falls game Park in the Northern region of the Albertine Rift Valley.
Tourists love cruising at the bottom of the falls as they watch the water splashing down with enormous force as the River Nile pushes through the gorge only 7 meters (23 ft) wide, and tumbles 43 metres (141 ft), before flowing westward into Lake Albert.
Enjoy hikes to the bottom of the falls and have an impressive view of the rainbows, devil’s cauldron, bird watching, and game drives; Simply breathe taking sight!

Aruu Falls

Aruu Falls
Aruu Falls

The graceful flow of the water over the slippery cascading rocks naturally arranged into a series of steps will definitely relax and mesmerize you with their intricate beauty. The Aruu Falls are located in Pader District; the best attraction site in Northern Uganda.
Whilst visiting Kidepo National Park, make a stopover and enjoy the sight of scenic cascading Aruu Falls. Nature walks, swimming, rock climbing, fishing, and bird-watching tourist enjoying the cool breeze and water spray of the fall

Sipi Falls

Sipi Falls
Sipi Falls

An impressive sight of the 100 meters high, Sipi Falls at the foothills of Mount Elgonlocated in Kapchorwa District in Eastern Uganda. Its character can go from the thunderous wall of water to graceful parallel strands of water exposing the Curtain Cave behind it.
Taking a natural shower under the fall or diving for a swim into the large plunge pool is a priceless experience. Take in the spectacular sight of the gorgeous Sipi Falls through bike riding, hikes, or dives into the water

Sezibwa Falls

Sezibwa Falls
Sezibwa Falls

One of the unique waterfalls in Uganda; a gorgeous oasis for nature lovers. It’s approximately 35km along Kampala- Jinja highway in Mukono District in Central Uganda. The smoky brownish water gushes between the two rocks and falls 7 meters high producing a hissing sound.
It is the nearest of all to the capital city of Uganda. It’s a hideout place isolated, quiet, and serene; perfect for family picnics or couples who would wish to enjoy their private time. It’s also a much-loved place for bird watchers, rock climbing, camping, and taking nature walks.

Karuma Falls

Karuma Falls
Karuma Falls

Karuma Falls on the white Victoria Nile 311 km from Kampala City on Gulu highway. The Karuma Falls comprise of a sequence of natural good-locking rock formations at the base of the Victoria Nile, within this place creating a spectacular ripple of water with a stunning white foam appearance.
Karuma Falls Bridge

Constructed in 1963, the Karuma Bridge crosses the huge waterfalls and connects the districts of Masindi and Gulu. The waterfall is a perfect spot for the bird, and wildlife viewing like buffalos, antelopes, monkeys, and baboons. Nature walks around the banks of the falls is an exciting activity for most tourists.Baboon along the Gulu High way on Karuma Bridge.

Uganda Zaabu, do not miss indulging your sight with at least one or two of the waterfalls mentioned here. Enjoy!

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here