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Nile River Explorers

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Staffed with a team of highly experienced travel and activity professionals with strong affiliations across the industry, Nile River Explorers offers the largest range of river and riverbank activities in Jinja catering for individual travelers...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Wilson Avenue, Jinja, Uganda
+256 772 422373
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an incredible day on the river! We’d never rafted before and decided to go for level 3.... quote ‘ you may get a little wet, you rarely go in at level 3’ ha ha!! We had a great guide, who gave us the safety...More

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a full day rafting with the team at NRE. The entire trip was great! Our boat guide Paul was fantastic and made us feel safe. And Juba, the team leader was also great! The entire experience was perfect! I highly recommend the team...More

Thank Companion283842
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the 3rd of November me and my friends did the grade 5 rafting with Nile River Explorers. I was really nervous going for this tour, but our guide Musa gave a calm impression which made me calmer. During the whole tour Musa was so...More

Thank Coastal68620581566
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The river rafting was GREAT and Muza was the BEST instructor and team leader 👍 he made us feel safe but still “alive”! Would like to recommend this to everyone! Also cross the Nile and go for horseback riding, it was so much fun! This...More

Thank Grethe J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Juma Chicken Legs was one of the best guides I’ve ever had and gave us one of best tours I’ve ever been on. We had a great day on the river. They do a great job of accommodating for any comfort or skill level. The...More

Thank McKinley S
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review McKinley S, I will be sure to pass on your compliments to 'Chicken Legs' - lol

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't recommend doing the rafting highly enough. Absolutely amazing experience! We loved our guides (Assan and Juma) so much, and trusted them with our lives!! We stayed overnight and the hostel was on a really beautiful spot next to the Nile. Definitely do it!

Thank Chloe W
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Chloe W, much appreciated.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you to Peter our guide and all the crew at Nile River Explorers!! Had a great day rafting with you guys. Great adrenaline rush, hilarious guides and amazing experience. Super safe with great safety kayakers backing up the excellent guides. Highly recommend.

Thank LucindaP74
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

And thank you LucindaP74

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We could not have possibly had a better time rafting with these guys. Chicken Legs was a fantastic guide, and the kayak team helped us all get back on the raft of ever we fell out. We felt very safe and well taken care of....More

Thank Sarah P
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Chicken Legs - LOL - will have to find out who that is !! Thanks for the review, we appreciated you taking the time to write it.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot speak highly enough of Nile River Explorers. We did a full day of Grade 5 rafting with our guide Peter. The staff were great, relaxed and very professional. The rapids are very challenging at times, but even when we flipped our raft (more...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing!! The guides are friendly the atmosphere is welcoming. It's a must do when visiting Uganda especially when being in Jinja.

Thank Quest824290
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Yasmin G, we appreciate your review

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July 20, 2015|
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Response from Leslie C | Property representative |
Hi Tony, We have askaris at both our sites. No you won't be able to park directly outside the room but there is plenty of safe & secure parking close by. Cheers Leslie
May 31, 2015|
Response from selfdriveuganda |
No, you don't need to know how to swim because adrift provides you with life jackets, so in case the boat flips over you will be able to float and the rescue team which is always around will come and help you