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Itanda Falls

Jinja, Uganda
+256 776 534059
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Worth the long drive.

Almost two hours from Jinja on the dusty road (we don't rush) but really super to sit by the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
an0na5
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Marazion, United Kingdom
The Nations Beauty

Apparently I would say it is the only beautiful falls left on the Nile river, which is so sad to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TravelWithVin
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Jinja, Uganda
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  • Excellent49%
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“entry fee” (3 reviews)
“big rapids” (2 reviews)
“take pictures” (2 reviews)
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Jinja, Uganda
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+256 776 534059
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Almost two hours from Jinja on the dusty road (we don't rush) but really super to sit by the racing, roaring water. Please don't pay the young men to jump in and swim downstream; better to give them something NOT to do it. Super place...More

Thank an0na5
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Apparently I would say it is the only beautiful falls left on the Nile river, which is so sad to say, but the good news is, it is very spectaculars to watch the water play hide and seek with the rocks

Thank TravelWithVin
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This a the only place i would recommend someone to go to if they needed to see the falls. its a beautiful place to view the water falls and it is so cheap

Thank ECHWAKU S
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

So the falls are great, don't get me wrong; but its a very awkward place to be for an elongated period of time. You can only sit on the rocks for so long. Choose a more comfortable point to while away time. It is a...More

Thank MamaNsawo
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

What a view, it is so beautiful here with so many choices of craft markets and restaurants, including a couple on water. A must visit!

Thank Karla S
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Itanda falls has a beautiful view, we really enjoyed it, we drove down with my foreign friends but i felt they were cheated Because they made them pay more than locals which is a turn off yet there were no toilets no refreshments i visited...More

1  Thank sheena134
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

After a long drive, we finally discovered the beautiful itanda falls in jinja. Very quiet and undisturbed tourism attraction yet offering a beautiful view of mad and rapid falls. With the locals offering to dive into the falls(which for me was quit scary but brought...More

Thank linda w
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Fantastic place would definitely recommend a visit if you're in Uganda! Beautiful stunning views and did a fantastic tour.

Thank xdaniellerose92x
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

We were taken to this place together with chidlren that we support in Jinja, and the local staff that care for them. This second time another six people from Malta were with me. The rapids are awe inspiring and we have great pictures and videos....More

Thank Christopher A
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

its a good place for tourists and a good study Centre for the would be tour guides in Uganda, its a cool place with Avery beautiful scenery

Thank kimbugwesaddam
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aisha m
25 October 2015|
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Response from TIA-ThisisAfrica | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am not quite sure i understand your question. Itanda Falls is a stunning cataract on The Nile River. It was not affected by the Bujagali Dam. It is still powerful and big volume. There is an entrance fee to visit... More
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aisha m
25 October 2015|
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Response from papaemmatpurs |
Its water falls which was created as alternative for bujagali falls, its nice water rapids and used for water rafting, kayking, its nice view with birds around it is wonderful,
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