Jinja

Summary

Duration: 1 day

Introduction

Jinja is generally known as the adrenaline capital of East Africa, located approximately 81km East of Kampala on the shores of Lake Victoria. With an estimated population of 507,700 people in the Eastern region.

This city is best known for its colonial architecture, the source of the Nile river, adrenaline activities such as; white water rafting on the Nile, Tubing the Nile, kayaking, jet boating, Boat cruises, horseback riding on the shores, quad biking among others.

Includes

  • Entry fees
  • Professional guide
  • Lunch
  • Boat cruise to the source of the Nile river
  • Ground Transportation

Not Included

  • Tips
  • Beverages/ drinks
  • international flights
  • Visas
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Detailed Itinerary

After an early rise and breakfast, your guide/ driver from Twese Safaris will pick you up from the hotel or any agreed pick-up location, Drive to Jinja through a rainforest area covering over 300km (Mabira forest), tea plantations ,sugar plantations, and two famous stops with Ugandans selling roasted meat and chicken on sticks, fresh fruits, and drinks.

Proceed to the historical Sezibwa falls located 35km east of Kampala in Mukono district.

Apart from the sights and sound here, Sezibwa is one of Buganda’s cultural centers where traditional healers perform ceremonies for those looking for love, children, and wealth, among others.

On arrival to Jinja, enjoy a 2hours boat ride to the source of the Nile River where the Nile starts its 4000 miles journey to the Mediterranean Sea while listening to the local guide tell interesting stories about the capital.

Lunch at Jinja Sailing Club, then head to the crafts village for souvenir shopping as you watch traditional dancers perform before you drive back to Kampala /Entebbe.

End of Trip

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