A 1 DAY STUNNING JINJA TOUR
Start off your day with a cup of coffee, a brief orientation and head East of Uganda. During travel, you shall have a beautiful distant view of the tea plantation (kasaku tea estate) and later the sugar cane plantation in Lugazi on your way to Jinja town.
Make a stopover at Najjembe as you approach Mabira forest a small business center harboring men and women selling fast food dispensers of roasted chicken, liver, beef on the stick, plantain and soft drinks including water that makes this trip interesting!
Take on the exciting challenge of seating on the local bicycle and have a swift ride within Jinja town probably to Jinja central market where you may buy a fruit or two not forgetting sugarcane and enjoy every moment of the once Uganda's' industrial capital where many Indians lived before eviction during The Idi Amin presidential era.
The town is widely dominated by many old Indian structures now occupied by Ugandans who mostly speak Lusoga a native language in the area and a few Indians who returned after Amins' presidential era.
Visit the craft shops for some African art, jewelry, clothing, fabric and enjoy your African shopping while getting a few gifts for yourself, friends and family. Don't forget there are still quite a number of craft shops at the source of the Nile.
Go bungee jumping and later white water rafting. Love to feel the excitement? Look no further than this adventure because this is it! the water sport on the thunderous falls will get you screaming and laughing out loud while the cool waters of the mighty river Nile keep gashing all over your costume.
Enjoy a steamy hot mouth watering leisurely lunch of your choice from the menu while appreciating the view and cool breeze of the river Nile.
Take a boat cruise at the source of the Nile. You shall view a few islands during the cruise; you also may encounter fishermen throwing their nets into the water to catch fish, birds clinging on trees with in the river, oh! and don't forget the stopover at the point where lake Victoria water joins with river Nile.
There is also quite a lot to know from the guide, take a photo and admire the source of the Nile. Later choose to relax, go shopping or take a tour around the source of the Nile where you may see some monkeys running around from tree to tree playing with each other and also interestingly little talented girls and boys entertaining guests with the traditional dance.
More activities to do within and around Jinja (Not Included in this Itinerary)
- Quad biking
- Bird watching
- Nature walk
- Community visits
- Walking safaris
- Tea picking
- Nile horseback safaris
- Car hire and transfer by 4WD
- Entry and other fees
- English speaking guide
- Boat ride
Excludes; Airfares, visa, insurance, accomodation, soft and alcoholic drinks, Portage and laundry, Any meals and tours not on the itinerary, tips to local guides, items of personal nature.