Jinja town city tour – Jinja town is situated in the Eastern part of Uganda and was one of the leading industrial centers of Uganda due to the presence of the hydro Electricity dam which was constructed along the River Nile. Electricity was also distributed to other parts of Uganda and many other towns became industrial which made Jinja loose its position. Despite losing its status, Jinja is still regarded as one of the best places to visit in Uganda and its about 2 hours’ drive from Kampala past Sezibwa Falls, Mabira tropical rainforest which is the only remaining large parch of natural lowland tropical rainforest in central Uganda.
Jinja is also referred to as the adventure capital of Uganda but even non-adventurous souls are catered for in this amazing source of the River Nile town. It is advised to start your day early in the morning to get a chance of the elusive bird species to experience the best early sightings.
Because of the presence of River Nile, Jinja has many activities to offer which include: White water rafting, Kayaking, Spot fishing, horseback riding among others.
White water rafting
Enjoy the thrilling white water rafting adventure in the amidst of the wild Nile River where the crew will pass you through the high grade 4 and 5 rapids the River’s consistently high volume of the Nile water making it one of the World’s most exciting rafting adventure destination.
Your legs both tied with a single rope jump and feel the falling before smoothly feel the bounce of the bungee catch as you fly down to touch the Victoria Nile water. This adrenaline jumping adventure in Jinja, Uganda is one of the few countries in Africa where tourists can enjoy this daring sport which is a mighty 44 meter cliff jump on the River Nile.
Horseback riding in the valley is an adventurous activity with scenic views and the opportunity to visit local communities along the way. Accompanied by your professional guides and riders of different levels, take an opportunity to ride at a slower or faster pace depending on your capacity and ability.
White Nile Kayaking classes on the Nile are scheduled by professional instructors who will lead you through the skills needed to paddle a straight line, carve turns, read rapids and understand the River. This class will get you off to a great start as a real River Kayak.
Take a half a day on your Quad biking adventure in Jinja town. With your guides travel off the beaten track, riding along scenic trail areas, maneuvering through forests, farms and villages and exploring the banks of the River Nile.
Sezibwa Falls is a cultural tourist site for the Buganda Kingdom, one of the biggest Uganda’s local tribes. Thought to be dwelling for some of the tribe’s spirits enjoy the enroute visit to the Sezibwa Falls watching the clear blue water as it falls down the steep cliff and quietly flows into the forest walk to the lacal snake cave where cultural rituals are performed.
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