2 Days Rafting and Source of the Nile Amazing Tour


The 2 Days Rafting and Source of the Nile Amazing Tour will take you to one of Uganda’s busiest adventurous cities of Jinja where the mighty river Nile starts from. The tour is short but as adventurous as you will visit and engage in most of the adventurous activities that a being carried out on the river Nile.  Are you a first-time rafter?  Are you interested in exploring the source of the longest river in the world and its associated activities? Here comes this amazing tour for your wonderful adventure safaris and vacations.  Travel short and enjoy the full adventure of Jinja city.

Jinja has just been granted city status and it is only 85 kilometers away from Uganda’s capital Kampala. The newly crowned city is a hub for various activities such as white water rafting, boat rides, forest walks that you will explore on the 2 Days Rafting and Source of the Nile Amazing Tour

On your 2 Days, Rafting and Source of the Nile Amazing Tour will get an opportunity to take a boat cruise that will take you to the source river Nile, the Rippon falls which are now submerged. It is believed that the water in the Nile moves about 4000 miles to reach and pour water in the Mediterranean seas from Lake Victoria in Jinja Uganda.

Exploring Rafting And Source Of The Nile Amazing Tour

The Tour will take you through the roadside markets, the Mabira forest as the only standing tropical rain forest in central Uganda as well as enticing plantations of tea and sugar cane before you arrive in Jinja for the White water rafting. After reaching the starting point, you will be briefed on the safety measure and then proceed tonto to the longest river in the world.

The Tour will make you raft or go through good five best-grade rapids to fulfill your adventure safari in Jinja as you get through several drops and leap. The local people with their locally made canoes will come and converge as they see you rafting as the fishermen enjoy their normal business. You can as well go swimming when you reach the place where water is placed before you meet the other rapid or falls. Indeed this is an adventure that you will have not to miss on your tour to Jinja and the source of the Nile

In case you chose to go rafting for the half-day you can as well engage in other activities available around the source of the Nile and these include horseback riding, kayaking, jet boating, bungee jumping, and the cultural walk nearby communities.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Family, Guided Tours, Short Breaks
  • Activity Level Leisurely
  • Group Size Medium Group
All about the 2 Days Rafting and Source of the Nile Amazing Tour.

This 2 Days white water rafting and Source of the Nile tour will take you to Uganda’s second largest and busiest commercial town about 80 km East of Kampala, the Capital of Uganda. Jinja was established in 1907, it is located in the East about 85 km away from Kampala, on the shores of Lake Victoria; its where you will also find the source of the Nile River. Jinja is a very interesting and adventurous district with lots of attractions and activities to do including the Rafting on the River Nile, boat rides, nature walks, sighting seeing among others.

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Ground transport
  • Bottled water
  • Sezibwa falls
  • Mabira forest hike
  • Entrance of Source of River Nile
  • Boat trip
  • Meals as indicated in itinerary
  • All mentioned activities
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Pre and post tour accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
  • International flight
  • Uganda Visa (USD50.00 which can be paid on arrival at the Airport
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry
  • Tips to porters and driver/ guide
  • Insurance
  1. Day 1 Transfer to Jinja

    Have an early morning breakfast, thereafter drive to the East, to Jinja district, along the way you will have a lot of sights to see, and you will not be bored in any way since there is a lot to see. Have a stopover around Sezibwa Falls for a guided nature walk and sighting seeing. Thereafter, head to Mabira forest where you will engage in a nature walk through the forest,here you will see a number of monkeys, different types of tree species, birds among others. Later, proceed to Jinja passing through different sugar and tea plantations. On reaching Jinja visit the Bujagali falls, later take a boat to the source of the Nile and also visit Samuka Island where you will have a great time viewing birds. In the evening check in at the your hotel for dinner and an overnight.

  2. Day 2 Rafting on the Nile River

    After your breakfast, head for water rafting on the Nile. It is an amazing and adventurous time rafting on these falls. Later have your lunch and drive back to Kampala reaching in the evening.