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The Mvule Boat is a magnificent 50ft luxury wooden boat which offers cruises on Lake Victoria. We depart from Jinja and take you to a totally untouched, stunning rain forest on the shores of the Lake. We go past remote fishing villages, huge...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Nyanza Road | Plot 4/6, Jinja, Uganda
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+256 705 413581
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely trip. We were a little anxious after news of a cruise boating accident a few days before. Our worries we're unfounded. This is an extremely professionally run boat from the captain down to his crew. Megan, the owner,is the ultimate host. Delicious...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The boat was clean, beautiful and truly the staff were so so nice amd helpful and informative. There was a good selection of foods although the ingredients were not fresh otherwise everything else was surely perfect and the owner was so kind and sweet and...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Climber578045
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Climber578045, Thank you so so much for your lovely review ! It is great to hear feedback as we are always trying to improve our service and keep high standards. It is disappointing to me to hear that the ingredients were not fresh on...More

Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Beutiful boat in astonishing enviroment. Food was incredibly good and all staff very very nice.safe and secure trip. Well done Megan and teamMore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 2friendsalways
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Hello Hello 2friendsalways, We love hearing your feedback, so thank you for giving us your time to write a review ! It was great to meet you and have you on board the boat - it is great to see brothers having a good time...More

Reviewed October 23, 2018

A big thank you to Megan and her Team. The organization, attention to detail and personal service shown to our international clients was outstanding.More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Albert E
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Hello Albert E, Thanks so much for giving us your time to write us a lovely review ! We are extremely happy that your international clients were happy with their experience on The Mvule Boat. We really work hard to provide excellent customer service so...More

Reviewed October 23, 2018

The Mvule Boat trip was comfortable and safe. We had so much fun, really it was an unforgettable trip.More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tsabieh
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Hello Hello Tsabieh, Firstly, Thank you so much for giving us your time to write a review ! We are so happy that you had an unforgettable trip as we aim to provide everyone with a unique experience to remember. We loved having you and...More

Reviewed October 23, 2018

One of the highlights of my trip to Uganda and any trip Ive taken was the sunset cruise with Mvule Boat. Beautifully built, wonderful owner and crew. Perfect way to see the majestic wonder of Lake Victoria. Loved the environmentally friendly restroom and the stereo...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank danacnewell
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Hi Danacenewell, Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a beautiful review. We loved having your group on board the boat for a sunset cruise - You all have such great dance moves ! We are very happy that you considered this...More

Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful trip on The Mvule Boat with my four year son. I have now gone twice and the Mongolian BBQ on the boat you could not find food like it anywhere. The food is so healthy, clean, fresh. We met friendly people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank icelandicm
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Hello Icelandic M, We loved hearing your fabulous feedback and are so happy that you have enjoyed your experience to keep coming back ! We love having fresh, healthy food on board the boat - in Uganda we are blessed with amazing weather all year...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018

We had a group of about 13 and rented the entire boat. We couldn't be there until later than 5 and they were very flexible. We didn't eat on the boat, but there were all types of drinks alcoholic and non-alcoholic) available. The owner of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LoveDosTravel
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Hello LoveDosTravel ! Thanks so much for taking time to write us a fab review ! We loved having you guys on the boat and we were lucky that the storm came towards the end of the trip.... on the plus side it did make...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

The boat 'Kaya' is a magnificent craft, beautifully designed after the local canoe. As a family of 8 it gave us each a great day, with fun for the young ones, leaping into the water and canoeing, and a relaxing time for the older members...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gretaberlin2018
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Hello Greaberlin2018, Thank you so much for you fabulous review ! We are super happy that you enjoyed your time on the boat with your family and feel very honored that you considered it one of the best days spent in Uganda - what a...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018

The Mvule Boat was one of the highlights of our trip to Uganda. The boat is stunning, a hand crafted vessel where you feel instantly comfortable and at ease. The crew are happy, friendly and knowledgeable. The day trip ticked all our boxes, and we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mrszbox
MeganF1983, Owner at The Mvule Boat, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Hello Mrszbox, Wow we are totally overwhelmed with your review - 'One of the Best Things you can do in Uganda' - Thank you ! We are totally delighted and so happy that you had such a great time on the boat. We do try...More

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Sheriee F
October 6, 2018|
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Response from MeganF1983 | Property representative |
Hi Cher ! Thanks for your question. I have sent you the information via email. See you on the 5th for a fabulous ladies day out ! Cheers Megan
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NeilBuckley54
September 28, 2018|
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Response from MeganF1983 | Property representative |
Hi Neil Bucklet ! So sorry that I did not see this question until now... So we ask clients to be at the port at 9:30 am however if you are staying in Jinja (which you are) then we offer transport to the boat yard... More
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