3 days tour to Jinja town; East Africa’s adventure capital and home to the source the Nile (world’s longest river). Explore and enjoy the best sights and activities Jinja has to offer with Travel 256. This trip includes a nature walk in Mabira forest, boat exploration on source of the Nile plus white water rafting adventure at Bujagali.
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Jinja
mabira-forest-tree-specieAfter an early morning, our guide will drive you from Kampala to Jinja town; East Africa’s adventure capital and home to the source the of the Nile; World’s longest river. Stop over at Mabira forest for a nature walk, You will encounter different species of primates , birds, plants, trees as well as butterflies. Examples of species you may spot include red tailed monkey, Grey cheeked mangabey, black & white colobus monkeys and birds like Nahan’s Francolin, Afep pigeon, African pitta, Grey parrot, African dwarf kingfisher among others. After the forest walk , continue your journey to Jinja stopping over at Sunset hotel for lunch break. Have lunch and proceed to Jinja driving directly to the the source of the Nile where you’ll do a sunset cruise in the evening. Dinner and overnight at lodge.
Day 2: White Water Rafting
After an early breakfast, you’ll be driven to Bujagali falls to begin your rafting adventure on river nile. A short briefing and practical training session will help you get to know the dos and don’ts of rafting. Under the guidance of an ADRIFT staff, you will sail and paddle across rapids for up to 31 km . Stop over at Malubisi Island for lunch and drinks and if your doing a half day rating trip, this where you will stop and be transferred back to the lodge. If you are doing a full day trip, you will continue rafting until you reach the legendary Nile Special wave. A mouth water buffet and drinks await you at the end of the line. Transfer back to your lodge late in the evening.
Day 3 : Transfer back to Kampala
After enjoying your morning breakfast, you will be driven back to Kampala for departure.