Approximately 37,000 Sq km of Uganda’s 241,559 Sq Km total Land area is covered by open water. Lake Victoria which is also Africa’s largest fresh water Lake and River Nile, the longest River in the world offer the most popular water bodies on which Boating activities are done.
With all these water bodies, boating activities are a major attraction in Uganda. You can choose from the early morning Delta boat rides in Murchison Falls especially perfect for birders, the famous Victoria Nile afternoon boat ride in Murchison Falls National Park that will take you all the way to the bottom of the thundering Murchison falls, the Kazinga channel afternoon boat cruise in Queen National Park, Lake Mburo boat cruise in Lake Mburo National Park, several boat rides in Jinja including the Sunset cruise, Canoe rides on the crater lakes around Kibale National Park and Lake Mutanda and Lake Bunyonyi to mention but a few. All these and more can be either public or Private boat rides.
The boat rides in Murchison Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park and Lake Mburo National Park can be very exciting because it is an opportunity to view the Hippopotamus, Crocodiles and other wild life that come to drink at the River bank. So, you can enjoy a boat cruise in one of Uganda’s water bodies for game viewing or to just sit back and relax on the waters after a long day of driving or for a Romantic sunset cruise.