3 days Murchison falls Safaris & Uganda Wildlife

3-days Murchison falls and Wildlife safari will take you to Uganda’s largest Park known as Murchison Falls National Park, located in Northwestern Uganda lying on 3,840 sq km that was gazetted in 1926 as a game reserve. Classified with Savannah grasslands and the Victoria Nile that flows through, separating it into two (the northern and southern bank).

The park is home to over 451 bird species which include; Great blue turaco, Shoebill stork, and dwarf kingfisher among others, 76 mammal species, a big number of Nile crocodiles, and above all the magnificent and thunderous Murchison waterfalls which squeeze their way through a gorge, 8 meters wide. Have an opportunity to enjoy both Uganda safari game drives and boat cruises along the Nile River.

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3 days Murchison falls
Bottom of Murchison waterfalls in Uganda

An itinerary for 3 days Murchison falls Safaris and Uganda Wildlife

Day 1: Travel from Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park

After having your breakfast, our driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel or place of residence, brief you about your 3 Days Murchison falls Safari and wildlife tour, and start your 6 hours journey to Murchison Falls National Park, going through Luwero district, with a stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino tracking; here you will find both black and white rhinos.

After tracking, embark on your next destination, Masindi where you will have lunch then proceed to the Park. Along the way, you will sight various animals such as; warthogs, and baboons among others as you drive to the backed lodge, have dinner, and overnight.

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

Have your breakfast at around 6:30 am, as you are waiting for pick up by our driver/guide and UWA ranger to start the Game drive at 7:00 am. During the drive, you will be in a position to spot a wide range of wild animals like; lions, leopards, buffaloes, Rothschild’s giraffes, African elephants, antelopes, waterbucks, and birds among others. After the game drive at around 11:40 am, drive back to the lodge, for morning breakfast, relax and freshen up while lunch is on your way, for the next exciting experience of an afternoon boat cruise.

While on the boat you will see various water and land animals like; Nile crocodiles, hippos, buffaloes, and African elephants along the banks of the Nile as well as different beautiful birds such as the bee-eaters, the coloured kingfishers, and the shoe billed stork and many others. The boat will lead you to the base of these great falls, where you will get out and start, 1-hour hiking to the top of Murchison waterfalls, viewing amazing sceneries; right from the falls to vegetation and among others. Meet your driver/guide at the top of the falls, who will later transfer you back to the lodge. Have dinner and overnight.

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Day 3: Return to Kampala from Murchison falls National Park

Have your breakfast; thereafter proceed for the final morning Game drive exiting the National Park on your way back to Kampala. As you are spotting various animal species although most of them were already seen in the grasslands feeding such as cape buffaloes, African elephants, Rothschild giraffes, lions, antelopes, not forgetting several bird species. Leave the park, have a stopover in Masindi for lunch, and continue with the journey to Kampala reaching in the evening. Meal Plan; Breakfast and Lunch.

3 Days Murchison falls safari and wildlife Includes:

  • An English speaking full-time professional driver/guide
  • All park entry fees
  • Extra Ziwa Rhino trekking fee ( $ 50 per person)
  • Transport safari vehicle
  • Boat cruise fees
  • Ferry crossings
  • Lunches en-route
  • Pure Bottled drinking water

3 Days Murchison falls safari and wildlife Excludes:

  • International flights
  • Personal Travel insurance
  • Uganda Visa
  • Luxury drinks
  • Cigarettes
  • souvenirs and any other items of personal nature