1 Day Zip Lining at Mabira Forest Tour – Jinja Tours
Discover what Mabira Forest canopy has to offer the world when it comes to thrilling adventures only on the 1 Day Zip Lining at Mabira Forest Tour – Jinja Tours This short zip lining tour is best crafted to suit every enthusiastic adventurer’s needs on Uganda safari. It allows you to explore the lush Mabira Forest Reserve lying about 50kms from Kampala capital city and 20kms from Jinja on the Kampala-Jinja highway.
At Mabira Forest, expect more than a thrilling zip-lining experience because you stand a chance to also enjoy interesting bird sights and different primates. Over 300 species of birds are confined in this 300sq.kms forest reserve alone making it an ideal birding spot. It also inhabits an estimated 200 tree species, monkeys including the mangabeys, insects and a lot more.
The zip lining in Mabira Forest(zipline in forest ) is safe, secure and afterwards, there is the possibility to also pay a visit to the Griffin Falls or head to at the Source of the Nile
for a boat cruise, bungee jumping or white-water rafting. The more days you spend on Uganda safaris mean more opportunities to explore.
Highlights of the 1 Day Zip Lining at Mabira Forest Tour
- Zip-lining experience
- Bird sighting
- Monkey sighting
- Viewing the scenic Griffin falls
Detailed Itinerary of your 1 Day Zip Lining at Mabira Forest Tour – Jinja Tours
Wake up early to enjoy your breakfast and after, leave your hotel in Kampala or Jinja ready to drive about 50kms starting from Kampala city or 20kms from Jinja city to Mabira Forest the only rain-forest in Central Uganda. Zip-lining in Mabira is one of a kind experience you can partake on Uganda safari and it is done in 2 shifts; in the morning and in the afternoon.
Arrive at Griffin Falls Camp, then take a walk through the forest to start your 3-4 hours’ zip lining adventure with an experienced zip-lining guide. Zip lining adventure is also a nature walk to a point it is carried out on top of the tree and the existing 5 zip lines cover 250m across the scenic River Musamya.
Since the zip-lines pass through a forest canopy, you stand a chance to enjoy incredible sight of varied mammal species including the red-tailed monkeys, grey-cheeked mangabeys, birds like the great blue Turacos, African fish eagles, sooty flycatchers, blue breasted kingfishers, dwarf kingfishers, olive bellied sunbirds, red bellied paradise flycatchers, palm nut vultures as well as view the scenic and roaring griffin falls.
After your 3-4 zip-lining experience, get back to meet your Uganda safari guide to relax and enjoy your lunch. You may also incorporate your zip-lining tour with mangabey monkey tracking, bird watching, guided nature walking, biking, camping and others. Return to Kampala/Jinja and this marks the end of your Mabira Forest canopy has to offer the world when it comes to thrilling adventures only on the 1 Day Zip Lining at Mabira Forest Tour – Jinja Tours
- zip-lining fees
- Bird sighting
- Full-time English-speaking Uganda safari guide
- Zip lining guide fees
- All trip activities except the optional ones
- Travel in a 4×4 Safari Vehicle
- Bottled drinking water
- Personal insurance
- Optional Activities
- Telephone bills
- Other drinks e.g. Liquor
- Closed toed shoes
- Long pants
- Comfortable shirts
- Sun screen