Karimojong Normad Manyata tour.

Kadamme wilderness trails
This is a participatory and hands on experience in the normad karimojong manyata whereby you will learn the karimojong normad way of life.
Private Tour
Culture and History
Music / Art / Festivals
Rural Life
Trekking in Nature
Nakapiripirit, Uganda
1 day
English, Swahili

What we'll do

Due to the hidden rich cultural heritage of the karimojong, we shall go to the deep karimojong villages(Kobeyon/Loreng) at the heart of karamoja and we shall introduce you to the hospitable beautiful mothers together with our experienced guides of the karamoja land and they will take you through the various daily activities in the Manyata for example how to prepare local karimojong dishes like (ANGODIC). You shall also be taught how to build the roof of the Manyatas (ATOTO)and the entire Manyata. You shall learn the cultural practices. Learn the karimojong local folk songs that are sung during ceremonies. Learn how to make local brew out of sorghum,maize and millet. Participate in local dances (EDONGA) Get involved in the karimojong traditional wedding (EKIITANU) Make karimojong local crafts like bangles, necklaces and more of the karimojong culture.

Where we'll go


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Meeting point

we shall meet at the basic accomodation in Namalu town, Nakapiripirit district.

Good to know

Good to know

Do not take photos of the local's anyhowly untill we are to ask for permission from them. Do not give money direct to locals but to theor savings group.

What is included?

  • Experienced karimojong guide..
  • Water.
  • Local food in the village.
  • Community savings group contribution.

What is not included?

  • Transportation around Namalu but bookable at 70,000/= on a boda with an experienced karimojong local guide.
  • A super custom van that carries 9people at 60$

Cancellation and refund

The booking fee ($4.40 p.p. included in the displayed price) is non-refundable if you cancel your booking. If a local cancels a booking or does not show up at the agreed time and place, you receive a full refund of the booking fee.

You are buying a unique experience that also empowers local communities and people to improve their lives by sharing their knowledge and lifestyle.

We give space for creativity. The locals themselves decide and develop the activity idea and design it in a way they find interesting.

Locals get 100% of the price they want. The booking fee is added separately.

Meet the Local


Tours and breathtaking adventures of the karimojong cultural heritage in their Manyatas and hikes to karamoja's highest mountains of Mountain moroto, mount kadam, Mount napak, Mount morungole. Discover and explore the Untapped Wilderness of North Eastern Uganda, visit most scenic Wildlife Parks; Kidepo Valley,game reserves;Pian upe wildlife reserve,matheniko bokora game reserve.

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