Free Sunset Cruise
Raft with NRE and receive a free Sunset Cruise
Free Rafting Photos
Full Day Rafting
4 Hours on the River - $140 pp
$45 - Includes food and drinks
Explorers River Camp
Dorms, Rooms, and Camping overlooking the Nile
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Satisfy your thirst for adventure by combining two or more activities on the Nile.
Nile River Explorers welcomes you to Jinja. East Africa's Adventure Capital is home to some of the world's finest grade 5 white water rafting and other adventure activities. Whether you are a first-timer, family or high adventure enthusiast, you’ll find your perfect white water adventure here with Nile River Explorers.
Never have more people been seduced, exhilarated and thrilled by the Nile than by experiencing grade 5 white water rafting at its source in Uganda.
The perfect way to enjoy a few relaxing hours on the River Nile. We have a variety of cruises which all start from Explorers River Camp at Bujagali.
Fantastic views of the Nile, a well stocked bar and excellent meals have made this site one of East Africa’s most popular places to stay.
Our clients say it best…
What an unforgettable experience! Everything about it was wonderful. The staff was so friendly, the food was great, the scenery was breathtaking, and the rapids were a blast. Juma was our guide and he was incredible. We were all newbies, and he did an awesome job catching us up to speed on all of the essential information for the ride. Super knowledgeable and helpful, and he had us laughing... Read More
Amazing Relaxing end to my Uganda Trip. What a place! NRE was an amazing place to stay for my last few days in Uganda, and I would recommend it to anyone! The food was great, the staff were lovely and the rooms were wonderful. Also, proper toilets! (no long drops in sight!)
What an awesome place. Staff always friendly and helpful and as for the river guides - amazing. Don't know how they do it, but they always seem to know what the rafters want, be it wet and wild with the biggest waves or slightly easier for those less experienced or more nervous.
NRE is definitely my recommendation to every group that comes to Jinja for rafting. Not only was it a fun and challenging rafting experience, but the whole staff was so kind and knowledgeable. Our guide, Peter, was hilarious and fun. Mark at the NRE office in Jinja was super accommodating as well. Also took advantage of the Sunset cruise and was not disappointed. Beautiful views, great food, and unlimited... Read More
Lindsay Bowman DeHoff