Eco Adventure Safaris Limited is one of the leading tour operators in Jinja offering low budget gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo. We combine gorilla trekking safaris with eco-friendly and unforgettable high-end adventure and wildlife safaris that help preserve biodiversity, conserve wildlife and uplift local communities, these include chimpanzee trekking, Big 5 safaris and game viewing, Mountain Hiking, Boat cruises excursions and Cultural encounters to give you a memorable and best African Safari experience including popular and great African safari destinations Tanzania, Kenya, Botswana and Namibia.
Travel smart. Achieve more with Eco Adventure Safaris.
Eco Adventure Safaris a leading tour operator company in Uganda our mission is to create life-changing and impactful adventures which begin the moment you arrive in Africa. We are on a journey to transfer the normal way of how to explore Africa, that is on all our trips in Africa you have an optional opportunity to take part in activities mostly life changing and giving hope to the communities as well conserving for future generations such as planting a tree, volunteering and Packing for A Purpose among others. From our airport meet and great, welcome services to our private and group transfers to safari destinations your Adventure safari is well planned and managed. We have a strong concern on conserving the environment on all our trip we discourage where possible no to pack non-recyclable items and carry reusable items like water bottles among other important aspects to protect the environment.
Things to do on safari in Uganda with the leading Tour operators in Jinja
Whitewater rafting in Jinja
White Water Rafting on River Nile is a top-notch activity to do in Jinja City. The stretch of rapids along the upper Nile near Jinja is considered one of the most spectacular places in Africa to go white-water rafting. Despite the intensity of some of the rapids (grade IV and V), most people who venture here are first-time rafters seeking an adrenaline rush as part of their tour in Uganda.
Safety standards are impeccable, with all rafting trips accompanied by a fleet of rescue kayaks and a safety boar you can retreat to if you find things a bit too adventurous for your tastes. In addition to the standard big water runs, there are also less extreme options including a family float trip. Contact us to take on an awesome White Water Rafting on River Nile in Jinja City on your vacation.
Tandem kayaking makes you take on some of the biggest and best rapids in a single day. Facing huge wave trains, crashing white water and powerful hydraulics. It is such an experience and it’s a team effort between you and your guide to make it through all of the rapids successfully. You will be paddling the river with our expert tandem kayaking guides who know the river like the backs of their hands. For those who like the idea of having their own craft, taking on the white water truly down at river level and getting the best experience, or simply for those who have done rafting before and want to step it up, tandem kayaking is one of the things to do in Jinja City on your vacation.
Quad Biking Around Jinja and the Near the Nile
Quad biking is also a great experiential activity in Jinja city, you can opt for 1hr, 2hr, 3hr and 4hr quad biking safaris. You can do this activity after White Water Rafting on River Nile. You do not need previous experience driving a vehicle is necessary. A free training session is conducted before each safari and trips are tailored to suit the rider’s ability and give the best possible adventure. The wetter the better – ATV Quad bikes love mud and so will you, sliding across the puddles and potholes. Quad biking along the beautiful banks of the Nile is a thrill you won’t soon forget as you enjoy in Jinja City.
Horseback Riding in Jinja.
Horseback riding safaris provide a fantastic way to explore the Banks of the Nile, see a traditional Ugandan village and view the stunning panorama from the hills overlooking the Nile River valley during your honeymoon trip in Jinja city. A two- or three-hour ride on these great healthy horses is just one of those special experiences you will not soon forget. The horses are very well trained and maintained, there are horses for riders of all experience levels. Great activity for those note interested in White Water Rafting on River Nile
You can also do a Bungee Jumping trip on your Vacation to Jinja city. Leaping over the source of the Nile from one of the most spectacular bungee jumping sites in the world. There are more things to do in Jinja on your honeymoon trip such as Visiting the Sezibwa falls, Sugarcane Plantations, Markets, and fishing villages in Jinja city.
Where to Stay in Jinja during White Water Rafting on River Nile
Hotel options in Jinja during White Water Rafting on River Nile range from Budget, mid-range to luxury options. You will choose where to stay depending on your interests and Budget. Some of the best hotels in Jinja are Wild Waters Lodge, 2Friends beach Hotel, Jinja Nile Hotel, and many others. Contact us here for reservations and booking details.
Volcano Hike in Mgahinga National Park
For those interested in Hiking, Lake Mutanda is close to the gahinga Ranges namely; Mountain Sabyinyo, Mountain Gahinga and Mountain Muhabura and you can make a choice of climbing one of the mountains depending on your fitness. Mountain Sabinyo is at 3,669m and takes about eight hours to cover the round trip, following a steep ridge up to the peak, Mountain Gahinga which is the smallest with 3474m takes around six hours to ascend and descend, topped by a swamp-filled crater and giant lobelia. Mountain Muhavura is the highest peak at 4,127m, and this 12km round trip takes around eight hours. Once at the top, hikers are rewarded on a clear day with views of the Virunga Volcanoes, Lake Edward, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and the peaks of the Rwenzori Mountain .Volcano Hiking experience gives you an opportunity to see different tree species, spot birds, Forest Elephants, Primates and Gorillas if you are lucky enough in Mgahinga National Park.
Golden Monkey tracking in Mgahinga National Park
Golden Monkey tracking is also a must do activity that can be done in the environs of Lake Mutanda while on your trip. Golden Monkeys are also rare primates in the world and Uganda is lucky to have them remaining in Mgahinga national park. Golden monkey tracking is one of the primary activities in the park that make Mgahinga gorilla national park a distinct destination. There are two communities of golden monkeys habituated for trekking, golden monkey trekking permit costs USD100 as per the Uganda wildlife Authority Tariff. The trek starts early morning at 7:00am with briefing at the park headquarters about the dos and don’ts while in the forest. Later you start your walk into the forest with park guides and Rangers until you find the golden Monkeys and you are allowed to view them for one hour. In East Africa, the golden monkeys are only found in Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Mgahinga National Park in Uganda.
Gorilla trekking in Uganda with Tour operators in Jinja
Eco Adventure Safaris is one of the Tour operators in Jinja that organizes Gorilla trekking in Uganda, are you planning to visit Africa for Gorilla Trekking, Gorilla Trekking in Africa is only done in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo which host the four national parks that are home the only remaining mountain gorillas. In Congo you as well have an opportunity to see the Eastern Lowland gorillas which are found in Kahuzi Beiga National Park. Gorilla Trekking in Africa is one of the once in a lifetime experience that attracts many travelers to do during their visit to Africa. Despite the high costs, time and discomfort from booking to doing the hike through the forest to search for these endangered apes watching gorillas in their natural habitat in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo is one of the best wildlife experiences every traveler would do on his/her safari.
Why book with Eco Adventure Safaris your safari to Uganda
Eco Adventure Safaris is the leading tour operator company in Uganda and experienced in organizing amazing safari experiences to Uganda and Rwanda. We are also highly rated and reviewed on trip Advisor. We combine gorilla trekking safaris with eco-friendly and unforgettable high-end adventure and wildlife safaris that help preserve biodiversity, conserve wildlife and uplift local communities, these include chimpanzee trekking, Big 5 safaris and game viewing, Mountain Hiking, Boat cruises excursions and Cultural encounters to give you a memorable and best African Safari experience including popular and great African safari destinations Tanzania, Kenya, Botswana and Namibia. Feel free to contact us about the leading Tour operators in Jinja.