• Kalangala
  • Nakiwogo – Entebbe
  • Kalangala
  • Nakiwogo – Entebbe

Welcome to Nyanza EverGreen Waterways

Welcome! You have found yourself on the official webpage of Nyanza Evergreen Waterways. We offer scheduled boat crossings on Lake Victoria between Entebbe and Kalangala and our newly launched route, Ggaba to Jinja. Are you looking for a new and refreshing mode of transportation between these two bustling hubs in Uganda? Look no further! Nyanza Evergreen Waterways provides you with a fast, safe, comfortable and exciting alternative to travel between point A and B. You get to your destination while enjoying the diverse views of the biggest lake in Africa and discovering the sights of the Ugandan coastline.

Travelling with Nyanza Evergreen Waterways

Traveling with Nyanza Evergreen Waterways provides you with safe, fast, and comfortable transportation along Lake Victoria. It’s a journey to enjoy, crossing the water and giving you a unique view of Uganda’s stunning coastline. our boats are fitted with 54 comfortable leather seats each.

Ggaba – Jinja route is now operational on private hire basis only.

For your cruise from Entebbe – Nakiwogo to Kalangala, you will embark upon your 1-hour journey along the Ugandan coast, passing several islands along the way.

For your cruise from Ggaba, Beach House to Jinja, you will embark on a 2-hour relaxing cruise, one where you avoid the traffic jam and dusty roads and replace that with fresh air and beautiful scenery

Nyanza Waterways

The Trips

Ggaba – Jinja (New Route) is now operational on private hire basis only. Our main route is from Entebbe to Kalangala which is approximately 1hr 30minutes along the Ugandan coast, passing several islands along the way. The boat sets off from Entebbe to Kalangala every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday at 1:00 pm and reaches Kalangala at 2: 30pm and leaves Kalangala on Monday (9:00 am), Tuesday(8:00am), Thursday (9:00am), Friday (9:00am) and on Sunday at 2:00pm and arrives in Entebbe at 3:15pm.

Private Charter

Available Dates for Charter Are:




Friday (Not Available from 4:00pm – 6:00pm)


Sunday (Not Available from 2:00pm – 4:00pm)

One Way @35,000 shs, Return @70,000shs
One Way @55,000 shs, Return @100,000shs
Contact us for Private Charter

Where to buy or make a reservation

The choice is up to you: will you purchase your ticket right away, or make a reservation and pay the ticket before departing? There are four different locations for purchasing your ticket for a ride with MV Vanessa:

  • Buy your ticket at the docking station in Kalangala
  • Buy your ticket at Nakiwogo, in Entebbe – Entebbe
  • Book your ticket through the booking page on this website
  • Buy your tickets at Brovad office located at Communication House Kampala
  • Buy your tickets at Nile Safari Lodge office located at Quality Supermarket Lubowa
  • Book or make a reservation by sending an email to:

Are You a Tour Operator?

Bring 10+ Travelers and Earn 10% Commission.

Contact Us

Our office
Heaven Rise, Kitiko - Mutungo
+256 774 034362/ +256 752 371 829 / +256 786 275 187