SOURCE OF THE NILE / WHITE WATER RAFTING OPTION
Event code: XTU I
Duration 1 Day
“Uganda is truly the Pearl of Africa. The scenery is different, the vegetation is different and most of all, the people are different from anything elsewhere to be seen in the whole of Africa.” (Winston Churchhill said, when he visited Uganda in 1907) -recorded in his book, “My African Journey.”
His description of this beautiful country has not changed to this day. We at Xtreme Tours Uganda take pride in showing you the charm and beauty of the Pearl of Africa and its peoples
Day 1: Kampala – Source of the Nile
0800hrs depart from your hotel in Kampala to Eastern Uganda.
Stop over at local handcraft stall in Mukono town then at Namawojolo fruit market.
Drive through Mabira Tropical Forest, where several forest birds and some primates can easily be seen. Watch out for colubus monkeys and birds. In this area we travel through the tea estates, sugar plantations, coffee banana shambas; and other mixed farming activities.
Arrive at the famous Owen Falls Dam after about 90 minutes. Owen Fall Dam was built in 1954 on the River Nile (the second longest river in the world and the longest in Africa)..
We proceed to Ripon Falls. Here at Ripon Falls, you are standing at the very spot where John Speke became the first European to correctly identify the geological grail.
We proceed through Jinja town which is assign of a colonial city design
Lunch at haven cottages over looking the Nile River
Spend the afternoon touring at Bulagara Falls where several rapids are situated close together. A very good place to take quiet walks and later on relax in one of the quiet spots.Later in the evening, return to your hotel in Kampala via Nagarama, Kasangati route
US $ 165 each
WHITE WATER RAFTING ON RIVER NILE
Event code: XTU I I
Duration: 1 Day-trip
Kampala – white water rafting
7:300hrs depart from your hotel in Kampala to Eastern Uganda.
At Bujagali Falls set for the undoubtedly ultimate adventure. Later on, race down the roar of the mighty rapids of the River Nile all day long.
take a break from the waters for a picnic lunch on the Nile banks.
Later that evening, return to your hotel in Kampala. Price offer @ US $150 more added to Jinja Source of Nile Tour