Source of the Nile

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The mighty Nile is the world’s longest river flowing northward for 4,258 miles from Lake Victoria its prime source in Uganda; John Speke was the first European to discover the source of the Nile.

The mighty Nile is arguably the longest and most important river in the whole world, the source of the Nile is in Jinja where the river starts off its journey northwards to the Mediterranean Sea, and the Nile is an international river as its drainage basin covers many countries namely Uganda, South Sudan, Republic of Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea and Egypt.

Activities on the mighty Nile in Jinja

Sunset Boat Cruises

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One of the Uganda’s best spot for your sunset boat cruise at Jinja on the White River Nile, you will be able to visit small islands around the might Nile.

White Water Rafting

Considered one of the best white water rafting sites in Africa, you can’t miss the chance of an unforgettable experience on the source of the Nile in Uganda.

Adventurous Kayaking

The upper Nile at Bujagali is the ideal place for Kayaking adventures in Uganda; it is advisable to get an experienced guide to take you down the rapids of River Nile. Please contact Adyeri Creations for your unforgettable marine safaris in Uganda.

Quad biking along the Might Nile

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All terrain adventures Quad bike along the banks of the Nile gives you a great view of the mighty Nile, you be able to ride through local villages of Jinja.

Adventurous Bungee Jumping

Bungee jumping is an enjoyable experience in Uganda; Jinja is indisputably one of the best places in the world to bungee Jump at the source of the Nile. Bungee jumping at the source of the Nile is approximately 44 meters from the water of the Nile.

Horse Riding

Horseback riding along the mighty Nile gives a remarkable experience to enjoy the Nile and its surrounding villages around Jinja.


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In Jinja atleast 150 bird species can be seen along Lake Bujagali, Lake Victoria and along the mighty Nile namely African open-billed stock, African jacana, pied kingfisher, black-headed heron, grey heron, cattle egret, little egret, black kite, grosbeak weaver, yellow-mantled weaver, great white pelican, African sacred ibis among others.



Ø  The Nile porch

Ø  The Haven

Ø  Wildwaters Lodge


Ø  Source of the Nile Resort

Ø  Nile Village Hotel

Ø  Nile Anchor Palace


Ø  Safari Hotel

Ø  Nile River Camp

Ø  Explorers River Camp