Jinja River Nile Adventure Capital Uganda, Jinja is the industrial and tourist heartbeat of Uganda with an attractively lush location on the northern shores of Lake Victoria above the Ripon falls identified by Speak in 1862 as the source of the Nile but submerged following the construction of the Owen falls dam.
The adventure capital is known for the source of the Nile Africa’s longest river, the seat of the Busoga Kingdom, numerous hotels and resorts, the Nile high bang jumping, white water rafting, Bujagali falls, Bujagali shrine, art centers, plantations, and industries.
For those who love adventure, Jinja is the place to be, in Jinja the adventure capital, you will find both extreme worlds in this colonial-style in Jinja town, Jinja town is also well known as the industrial town of Uganda.
Jinja the adventure capital offers activities that define the meaning of adventure hence its title – the Adventure capital of Uganda.
Jinja town is the home to the source of river Nile where it begins the journey of 4000-mile from Jinja tow-in Uganda to Egypt. Kisoro tours Uganda organizes boat cruise to the place where the Nile ‘leaves’ Lake Victoria at the now submerged Rippon Falls in Murchison falls national park.
Jinja town offers other different activities which can be done through the year, the activities include White water rafting among many others, The white water rafting is recommended while you are in Jinja as it is very interesting and it is guided by most knowledgeable guides and friendly.
Other activities during the tour expect to visit Mabira forest for a forest walk, Ssezibwa Falls, and plantations for those interested in tourism as stopovers. In Jinja, you will visit Endowoza Art center, a scenic view of Bujagali falls and the source of the Nile, a Nile riverboat ride, birding. Other option activities will include horse riding, Kayaking, Bungee jumping, white water rafting, quad biking, cycling, and mountain biking.