Water activity

Jinja: River Bugging on the Nile

Jinja: River Bugging on the Nile

From US$ 80 per person

Enjoy River Bugging which is like no other experience. Experience the Bugs, which are comfortable, safe, and controllable small inflatable crafts giving the user a thrill like no other.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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  • Experience the river Nile on a River bug for the first time in Africa
  • Enjoy a family-friendly and safe way to experience the rapids
  • Embark on a great adventure to the river Nile
Full description
Go on an adventure and try out river bugging. The river bug is a small inflatable craft with an inflatable tube at each side of the user and an inflatable backrest behind. Sit between the tubes and be secured into the craft by means of a waist strap (optional). All users are provided with a pair of webbed gloves, fins for their feet, and the usual safety gear. Enjoy River Bugging on the Nile which is run a unique section of the river, just below Kalagala Falls. This allows the local partner to train you, before setting off to conquer some of the larger river features exclusive to this area. The key features available to the River Bugs are Arrow Rapid – Grade 3, Base of Hypoxia – Surfing features, Kingdom Rapid – Grade 2, Crack of Doom – Whirlpools, Vengeance – Grade 4, Novocaine – Surfing features.  No experience is required, you decide your own level of fun. Enjoy a delicious BBQ lunch with cold beers and soft drinks after 3 hours of bugging in the rapids.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • BBQ Lunch
  • Cold Beers and Soft Drinks
  • Free photos and videos
  • Life jackets and helmets (for the duration of the activity)
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Towel
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • No previous experience is required to participate in this activity
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Product ID: 390684