Walking the Nile

Explorer Levison Wood sets out on a nine-month walk along the length of the River Nile, visiting rainforests, deserts, cities and war zones, and encountering modern Africa, its people and its wildlife#

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Thoughtful, inspiring and dramatic, recounting Lev's walk along the length of the Nile.

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  • @LauraAmyMarkham 27 Jan

    #WalkingTheNile has been absolutely insane! Lev has powered through so much!

  • @Clarazyfists 27 Jan

    One of the better things on tv recently, amazing #WalkingTheNile

  • @judgie83 27 Jan

    #walkingthenile @Levisonwood just amazing! One of the best programmes I've watched for years! Thanks @channel4

  • @Nayaandro 27 Jan

    I'd love to do something similar to #WalkingTheNile

  • @emilyjaneali 27 Jan

    Walking the Nile was such an incredible and inspiring series, sorta sad it's finished :( #greatwatch

  • @tayklt 27 Jan

    @Levisonwood just caught up on the final #WalkingTheNile an amazing series to watch and opens up people eyes as to some of what is going on

  • @itscarlhartley 27 Jan

    There are no words to do #WalkingTheNile justice. One of the best things I have ever watched. @Levisonwood is just inspiring.

  • @jeananne95 26 Jan

    What I loved the most was the real story of Muslims, kind and peaceful people.What a challenge.Great story @Levisonwood #WalkingTheNile

  • @ajspencer81 26 Jan

    @Levisonwood just watched the final episode of your journey. Epic and inspiring. #WalkingTheNile

  • @BridgnorthWolf 26 Jan

    Walking the Nile has been a great watch really enjoyed it. Massive respect to Lev. #WalkingTheNile #channel4

  • @Pammyy_P 26 Jan

    just got to watch the last journey of @Levisonwood Walking the Nile and what an extraordinary man - its been ammmaazing 👣🌏

  • @annabarton__ 26 Jan

    Just caught up on #WalkingTheNile. @Levisonwood you are bonkers but what an achievement.

  • @antyjan 26 Jan

    @Levisonwood I loved watching it! Saved all 4 up so I could watch them all together. Truly awe inspiringWhat a guy you are! #WalkingTheNile

  • @s_mann2014 26 Jan

    What an amazing achievement and programme! #WalkingTheNile brilliant!!

  • @Emily_McGuckin 26 Jan

    Catching up on #WalkingTheNile It's so inspirational how @Levisonwood gets along with anyone and everyone 😂 such a unique show

  • @ajwalker1986 26 Jan

    @Levisonwood just caught the last episode on catch up, what am I going to do now #WalkingTheNile is finished :-( well done @Levisonwood

  • @Matt_Rance 26 Jan

    Just finished watching the documentary Walking the Nile.... Awesome and inspiring! #WalkingTheNile

  • @dianembanks 26 Jan

    Just caught up with final episode @Levisonwood #WalkingTheNile. An astonishing feat coupled with groundbreaking television.

  • @FrockMeImFamous 26 Jan

    Just finished watching #WalkingTheNile what an amazing programme with the most inspiring man - @Levisonwood! So gutted it's over!

  • @PhilKiel 26 Jan

    Just watched the final ep of #WalkingTheNile great job @Levisonwood bet you missed the British weather!

  • @GarethPalframan 26 Jan

    I've just finished watching #WalkingTheNile with @Levisonwood and it's one of the best things I've seen in a long time. Hats off to u mate

  • @Sophie_brunker 26 Jan

    #walkingthenile is one of the best programmes I've ever watched

  • @HintonCheryl 26 Jan

    Amazing to watch #WalkingTheNile @Levisonwood, what fabulous memories. Looking forward to your next adventure!

  • @Paradox_JuxT 26 Jan

    #WalkingTheNile the best documentary ive ever watched @WalkingTheNile inspirational

  • @ParasMaalde 26 Jan

    Just watched the first 2 episodes of Levison Wood's #walkingthenile - am hooked!

  • @lucymort 26 Jan

    @Levisonwood Amazing! One of the best documentaries. @DofE inspired me to walk coast to Coast only 198miles nothing on you! #WalkingTheNile

  • @148Matt 26 Jan

    @Levisonwood Inspirational, awe inspiring and simply amazing . Congratulations and thank you #emotional #WalkingTheNile

  • @LaurraaDevitt 26 Jan

    Walking the Nile has been such a brilliant programme

  • @PhillieA 26 Jan

    @Levisonwood what do you plan to achieve next? Fantastic achievement #walkingthenile

  • @vicki_reek 26 Jan

    #WalkingTheNile is probably the most emotional and influential documentary I've ever watched. @Levisonwood you're my idol

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Walking the Nile

Thoughtful, inspiring and dramatic book recounting Lev's walk along the length of the Nile. The dangers are very real, but so is the motivation for this ex-army officer.

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S1-Ep4: Tense Environment

Lev and Turbo witness a tense situation during prayer

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About the Journey

On 3 December 2013, Levison Wood took the first steps of his 4,250 mile expedition and so begin a unique exploration of the continent in the most ambitious and intimate way possible...

Walking the Nile synopsis

Explorer Levison Wood sets out on a nine-month walk along the length of the River Nile, visiting rainforests, deserts, cities and war zones, and encountering modern Africa, its people and its wildlife

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