1 day: Tour of Jinja
The 1-day Jinja tour package includes and involves:
After breakfast, an early morning drive on Jinja road with our first visit being at the Historical Ssezibwa water falls for 1hr,the falls are about seven meters high and with the sweet hissing sound created by the falling water forms beautiful scenery. This is complemented by the natural vegetation cover and the undulating and steep rocks over which the waters fall. The site has several bird species which present a wonderful opportunity for bird watching.
The site presents several tourist activities such as bird watching, camping, rock climbing, nature walks, hiking, canoeing, The Ssezibwa Falls are approximately 32 km east of Kampala city in Mukono District.
We check out and continue to the Mabira forest for 11/2hrs where we have a forest walk.The Mabira Forest is a rainforest area covering about 300 square kilometres (120 sq mi) in Uganda, located in Buikwe District, between Lugazi and Jinja. Mabira forest is home to over 300birds species,and many Ugandan primates.
The forest is great, it is still natural and the nature walk is just amazing, you will walk for over an hour under tree canopys without seeing the sky,there are very many primates that you will see on the way,beautiful forest birds and great temperatures.
We continue to Jinja and visit the Bujagali falls where you can go white water rafting or sit and be entertained by the kayaking boys. We drive to the source of the Nile where we get to the speed boat and continue to samuka island for relaxation and lunch. If you are a bird lover, this is a must place for you. Return later at 4:00 and drive through the Jinja one Main street, and drive back to Kampala or Entebbe.