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Best of Jinja Safari

Day 1: Visiting Ssezibwa falls and Mabira forest for zip lining

Day 2: Nile water rafting and Nile sunset cruise

Day 3: Quad biking or Bungee jumping then transfer to Kampala

Cost per person sharing;

  • Budget, from USD765
  • Luxury, from USD865

INCLUSIONS

  • Activities as per the itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • All meals

EXCLUSIONS

  • Air ticket
  • Visa
  • Activities not mentioned
  • Personal items
  • Alcohol
  • Accommodation on the 3rd

DETAILED ITINERARY

This adventurous tour will take you to the second largest city after Kampala known as Jinja.The city is found in Eastern Uganda about 85km away from Uganda’s capital Kampala. Visit the source of the Nile, do bungee jumping on the Nile, white water rafting, quad biking and the Mabira canopy.

Day 1: Visiting Ssezibwa falls and Mabira forest for zip lining.

In the morning after breakfast, Meet and greet with Ever Based tours driver who will transfer you to Jinja with a stopover at ssezibwa waterfalls. While at Ssezibwa, the scenery is simply amazing. On arrival at the sezibwa falls after being welcomed by the resident tour guide, you will soon embark on your tour of the area. Later you will come to an area with many shrines where people come for worship and other performing cultural rituals at the top of the Sezibwa falls. The traditional healers have different shrines where people camp for days or overnight depending on their request as they seek for blessings and removal of curses from their ancestors through the traditional doctors. Sezibwa falls area is also one of the many destinations for birding in Uganda. For an avid bird watcher this gives you an opportunity to explore some of the common and rare species of birds. The area is rich in some water birds, forest species and some savannah species found in the agricultural gardens adjacent to the falls. After you will proceed to Mabira Forest for zip lining or Mabira canopy.

Experiencing the Mabira Forest canopy just makes you behave like monkeys! The first of its kind in Uganda. The Mabira Forest Canopy Super Skyway is a canopy “zip-line” system that sends you soaring between the tallest trees in the rainforest. Located 44kms East of Kampala City, outside of Lugazi town at the griffin falls camp, the skyway makes for you a great day.

You are led to pass through ancient trees by experienced Sky Captains / Sky guides across a network of 5 zip-lines that stretches 250 metres across River Musamya. Using strict International safety standards. High up in the canopy one is able to enjoy a view of the forest layers, mammals like grey cheeked mangabeys and red tailed monkeys, birds like palm nut vultures, African fish eagles, great blue turacos and the roaring griffin falls, making your zip a memorable day!

The hike back from the skyway takes you past the beautiful Griffin Falls. Optional activities which can be carried out here include mountain biking.

Have lunch and proceed to Jinja, the East African adventure capital for dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation

Budget: Speak courts

Luxury: Source of the smile

 

Day 2: Nile water rafting and Nile sunset cruise.

After Morning breakfast, depart for white water rafting along the Nile. Whether you are a first-timer, family, or high adventure enthusiast, you will find your perfect white water adventure. The Rafting Trip-starting out with a safety orientation and then off down the river for the most exciting ride of your life.

Lunch on an Island on the river. In the evening have a sunset cruise along the Nile. Nothing beats an African sunset and particularly one along the Nile. End a great long day with good company, good food and an ice cold beer or gin and tonic.

Accommodation

Budget: Speak courts

Luxury: Source of the smile

 

Day 3: Quad biking or Bungee jumping then transfer to Kampala.

 Wake up at leisure for breakfast. You have an option of leaping over the source of the Nile from one of the most spectacular sites for bungee jumping or Guided quad bike safaris off the beaten track and into the warm heart of Uganda. Scenic rides through forests, farms and villages exploring the riverbanks from Bujagali, near Jinja at the ‘Source of the Nile. After lunch, depart Jinja for Kampala.

END OF SAFARI

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