1 Day Jinja city tour
This 1 day jinja city tour is a rich but brief one as it entails sezibwa falls, hiking mabira forest, source of the Nile tour, hiking and many more.
Jinja town is one of Uganda major attractions, it situated in the eastern part of the country approximately 71 km from Kampala the capital city of Uganda. The town is famous for multiple attractions to mention being host to the source of one of the world’s longest and important rivers which the river Nile. In Jinja the Nile starts its course / journey crossing four countries including Uganda, south Sudan, north Sudan and Egypt and later it pours its waters into the Mediterranean Sea. Other attractions in Jinja include the looming water sports such as the white water rafting on the Nile falls/ rapids, kayaking, boat cruises on the Nile , bungee jumping, city walks , cultural performances and so many things to gaze at such as the beautiful African crafts that is almost sold everywhere in the town
The safari starts from Kampala and to jinja, it includes, visitin sezibwafalls, iking mabira forest and visiting Ripon falls in jinja.
Your driver will pick you after an early morning breakfast from your hotel in Kampala and drive you to Jinja through the Jinja highway. Your first stop will be at seizibwa falls about 32km from Kampala.
Sezibwa falls is about 7 meters high and you are welcomed by the hissing sounds of the water at is glides down through the seemingly firm rock, you will have another addition to the falls which is the beautiful scenery/ vegetation topped up with birds giving you an opportunity to a mini birding experience. Later withdraw from Sezibwa falls and proceed eastwards wards.
Check in to Mabira forest another splendid attraction that will get you more interested on the safaris. At Mabira forest you will undertake a forest walk and viewing several array of the forest birds alongside the thick forest and natural forest vegetation. Leave Mabira forest and proceed to Jinja, arrive and have lunch at sunset hotel, paradise hotel. After lunch take a drive to the Ripon falls and have one of the most mind blowing views offering a picture perfect scenery proceed to the source of the Nile know where the Nile originates from , later leave and head for a town walk to through Jinja main street viewing several crafts and later head back to Kampala.
The safari includes.
An English speaking guide
Visit to Sezibwa falls.
Mabira forest hike.
Jinja city tour.
Boat cruise on the Nile.
Bottled water Lunch and soft drink.
Pick up and drop off at the airport.
- Nile Resort (Mada Hotels)
- Sunset Hotel International
- Paradise On Hotel
- 2 Friends Hotel