Trip Details - Grade 5 Half Day Rafting

Grade 5 Half Day Rafting - US$125

Grade 5 Half Day Rafting - US$125

For those short of time but still wanting to experience grade 5 white water rafting on the Nile, this trip will give you enough of a ride to leave you begging for more.

Trip Price

Rapid Grade

  • USD $125.00 per person
  • Grade 3 – 5

Trip Package Includes

  • Africa’s most experienced & qualified river crew
  • Packed breakfast at NRE Adventure Central
  • Light midday snacks on the river
  • Drinking water on the river
  • FREE Kampala – Jinja shuttle
Please note that the return shuttle to Kampala only departs at the end of our full day rafting
  • All the latest equipment
  • Extensive safety briefing & practice drills
  • Safety raft and kayakers with every trip
  • Professional videographer & photographer

Time Table

Trip Duration

  • Departures everyday
Except Xmas and New Years Day
  • 10 km
  • 2 hours on the river

Jinja Departure Points

Kampala Departure Points

  • Explorers River Camp 08:30
  • NRE Adventure Central 09:00
Pick-ups from other hotels in Jinja available on request
  • Kampala Backpackers 06:30
  • Red Chilli Hideaway 06:30
  • Nakumatt Oasis Mall 07:00
  • Bushpig Backpackers 07:15
  • Fat Cat Backpackers 07:15
Bookings essential!

What you will need

What you will not need

  • Light clothing, shorts & t-shirt are ideal
  • Lots of suntan lotion & a cap
  • Towel & a change of clothes for the end of the day
  • Any medication you require
  • Money for any optional extras
  • Shoes on the raft
  • Watches & jewellery
  • Any other valuables
  • Eye glasses unless absolutely necessary
  • We do not advise bringing cameras

Minimum Age


  • 16 years
  • Under 18’s – guardian conditions apply
  • No rafting or swimming experience necessary, however clients should be water confident and reasonably fit

Optional Extras


  • T-shirt USD $15.00
  • We accept US$, UK£, Euro’s, Ugandan Shillings, Kenyan Shillings & major credit cards.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Due to banking regulations in Uganda we only accept US$ dated year 2006 & above
  • Payments by credit card will incur an 5% surcharge