Jinja Town Tour
Explore Jinja ; East Africa’s adventure sports capital and home to the source of the infamous Nile river. White water rafting, bungee jumping , kayaking are some exciting activities available
Day 1- Transfer from Kampala to Jinja
Jinja is second largest town after Uganda’s capital Kampala located on the northern shores on Lake Vitoria popularly known as the place where you can see the source of the famous river Nile; world’s longest river. Our driver guide will pick you from your hotel after break-fast to begin your journey to eastern Uganda, Stop over at Mabira forest for a chance to spot various primates like monkeys, the rare mangabey, butterflies and an endless of birds most notable the African Pitta. After the forest walk, resume your journey to Jinja and upon arrival, you will be transferred directly to the spot where the source of the nile is located, there’s not much to see but the significance of the spot where the famous explorer John Speke stood and viewed the rippon falls is definitely worth your time and money. Dinner and overnight at the Jinja Nile resort, Wild waters lodge (luxury) OR 2 Friends Guest House (budget).
Day 2 – Adventure Water sports begin
After an early breakfast, our driver will transfer you to the rafting start point on Bujagali falls. You will be briefed and trained for 30 minutes before embarking on your trip down the nile rafting through grade 5 rapids for over 12 km. Paddle as part of a 10 man team or opt for a safety raft accompanied by a professional ADRIFT guide. Break off midway for a delicious meal at the Malubisi island and if you booked full day rafting package, you will continue and finish the whole river course. Popular waves you will encounter include Fat lip, Hair of the dog, Kulu shaker and the giant Club Nile special wave. Enjoy tasty snacks, fried chicken and beer at the finish line. Apart from white water rafting , you can as well try out other adrenaline sports like Bungee jumping, cycling, kayaking or ride on jet boat. Transfer back to your lodge for departure.