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Oooooooh White Water!!

An all-day raft trip with Nile River Explorers and staying in the Nile-facing NRE tents launched... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tpvhealth
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Corona, California
Category 5 rafting was amazing!!

Went rafting with 4 friends. We were quite scared to begin with but our guide Paul gave us some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Imogen R
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

An all-day raft trip with Nile River Explorers and staying in the Nile-facing NRE tents launched our family’s two week adventure in Uganda. The entire Nile River Explorers experience was organized, professional, and seamless for us from getting to put-in, food at the take-out and...More

Thank tpvhealth
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you tpvhealth for the great review - I will ensure your compliments of Juma are passed on and I hope you enjoy the rest of your travel in Uganda.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went rafting with 4 friends. We were quite scared to begin with but our guide Paul gave us some good training. We flipped over and fell out many times but that made it more fun! There were kayaks along the way to make sure we...More

1  Thank Imogen R
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Imogen R, we are pleased you and your friends enjoyed yourselves.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you looking for adventure, breath taking views, the friendliest people and good grub, then look no further! I recently visited Uganda and had the most eye opening experience but the pinnacle of it all was the White river rafting. The Nile River Explorers are...More

Thank rkillian04
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review rkillian04, most appreciated and I will ensure your compliments are passed on to our staff, particularly Koah and Tim.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Jinja is a Town filled with the most friendly people and tastiest beer. We were made to feel at home at the Nile River Explorers camp site. The restaurant and bar served amazing food with a view one can’t believe is real. Rafting the Nile...More

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

Thanks Mathew D, we are pleased you enjoyed your time with us - and our very tasty beer.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow this was an unbelievable experience! This is the ultimate destination for adventure seekers and Africa lovers.The best white water rafting in Africa is seriously addictive and the various other river activities(too name a few) such as kayaking, riverboarding and two man rafts for the...More

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review Ryan D, sounds like 'The Lads' seriously enjoyed their stay.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First and foremost the best white water rafting in Africa. Our guide Koah was a champ. Secondly, the restaurant with the most astonishing view which is accompanied by awesome and affordable burgers, great breakfast and of course the coldest beers in Uganda (on tap). Thirdly...More

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

Well thank you ZandoSchmidt, that is certainly a great list of compliments.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing time on the river. My boat wanted the highest waves and most flips possible Josh did everything he could to make what we wanted become true. He is awesome

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

Thanks Yamin G, I will ensure your compliments of Josh and passed on.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an amazing stay at Nile River Explorers. The accommodation was comfortable, the food was good and the prices were more than reasonable. The highlight of my trip was definitely white water rafting whit our guide Hassan who did an amazing job!

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

Thanks Sebastian K, for both the review and the compliments, I will be sure to pass them on to Hassan.

Reviewed 9 July 2018

I had the best time at NRE. We rode ATVs, rented paddleboards, and did the sunset cruise our first day and it was so beautiful. The place is stunning, the staff is friendly, the breakfast is good, and the accommodation is lovely. The real kicker,...More

Thank bcampion
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thanks bcampion, both for taking the time to write a review and for its compliments. I will ensure your comments are shared with Hassan.

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This place was awesome-we stayed in tents which were comfortable. Food was amazing, bar was also great and well stocked. Dinner cruise is a must! The white water rafting is also amazing, best part of the trip. The guides are awesome and keep you super...More

Thank Erin F
Leslie C, General Manager at Nile River Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Glad you enjoyed yourself Erin F, and thanks for taking the time let everyone else know.

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Patriciadj101
20 July 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
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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
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