3 Days Safari to Murchison Falls Uganda

Highlights

  • Ziwa Rhino Tracking
  • Boat Cruise Along Victoria Nile
  • Game Drive in Park
  • Top of the Falls Murchison

Overview

This 3 Day safari will take you to Uganda’s largest park known as Murchison Falls National Park, situated in Northwestern Uganda covering an area of 3,840 sq km, gazetted in 1926 as a game reserve. It is classified with Savannah grasslands, and the Victoria Nile that flows through separating it into two (the northern and southern bank).

Murchison Falls is home to over 451 bird species such as the Great Blue Turaco, Goliath heron, the Shoebill, and the dwarf kingfisher among others, 76 mammal species, a big number of Nile crocodiles and above all the magnificent and thunderous Murchison Falls squeezing their way through a gorge that is 8m wide. All said, you will have a memorable experience of Uganda safari game drives and the boat cruises along the Nile River.

The 3 Days itinerary exposes you to the Adventurous Uganda safari game drives, boat cruises along the Nile River and the top of the Falls.

  • Day 1 - Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park

    After an early breakfast from your hotel, our driver guide will pick you up from your hotel at 7:00 am and briefly take you through your 3 Days safari to Murchison falls and later start your 6 hours’ journey to Murchison Falls National park. You will go through Luwero an enroute town, and later have a stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino tracking; here you will find both black and white rhinos.
    After tracking have another stopover in Masindi for lunch, after lunch proceed to the park, after making park entry payments for park entry drive towards the top of the falls for amazing views of various animals such as warthogs, baboons among others.
    Being at the top of the falls is an amazing experience as you will watch the magnificent falls squeezing through the rocks in an 8m gorge. Take as many photos as you can. Later drive to the lodge, relax the whole evening, have dinner and an overnight.
    Accommodation options:
    Paraa Safari Lodge/Chobe Safari Lodge(Luxury)
    Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

  • Day 2 - Morning game drive and a boat cruise along the Nile

    On this day wake up early and have breakfast at 6:30 am, and continue to the park head offices meet with the park ranger guide to take you through a fascinating morning Game drive at 7:00 am. During the drive you will be in position to see a variety of wildlife such as lions, buffaloes, giraffes, elephants, antelopes, water bucks and birds among others.
    After the game drive at around 11:40 am, drive back to the lodge, relax/freshen up and have lunch as you prepare for the afternoon boat cruise. On the boat you will be able to see various Nile crocodiles, hippos, buffaloes, elephants along the banks of the Nile with a variety of bird species singing in the trees such as the bee eaters, the colored kingfishers, the shoe billed stork and many others. The boat ride will t of the falls take you to the base/bottom of the Murchison Falls, on your arrival you will be able to see clearly the mighty waterfalls. You could opt to go for hiking to the top where you will meet your driver guide who will drive you back to the lodge. Have dinner and an Overnight.
    Accommodation options:
    Paraa Safari Lodge/Chobe Safari Lodge(Luxury)
    Meal Plan; Full Board- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

  • Day 3 - Departure/Return to Kampala

    Have a lovely breakfast; thereafter proceed for another Game drive in the morning on your way back to Kampala. It will be a great time as you look out for various animal species though most of them will be seen in the grasslands feeding such as buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, lions, antelopes, not forgetting a number of bird species. Leave the park, have a stop in Masindi for lunch and continue with the journey reaching Kampala in the evening. Meal Plan; Breakfast and Lunch, thank you for choosing Paradise Adventure Vacations.

  • An English speaking full-time professional guide/driver
  • park entry fees
  • Accommodation- Full board while on safari
  • Ziwa Rhino tracking fees
  • Transport (in a 4 x 4 land cruiser)
  • Boat cruise fees
  • Ferry crossings
  • Touring and Photography
  • Lunch’s reroute
  • Ranger guide
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Accommodation facilities while in Kampala hotels
  • Any optional or extra activity not involved in the itinerary
  • Visas
  • International flights

Important Information

However, guests can still do chimpanzee tracking in Budongo forest or fishing safaris along Victoria Nile

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