The safari will begin and end in Kampala Uganda’s capital and its largest city, Murchison falls national park is Uganda’s largest city and one of the most visited Uganda national parks housing a wide biodiversity of wildlife species some of which are really seen elsewhere. At the park you will stand a chance to enjoy game viewing and launch cruise on the River Nile.
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls national park
Our safari guide will pick you at the airport or at any agreed upon point and drive you to the eastern part of Uganda, the drive from the Kampala to the park takes about 5-6 hours passing through Luweero and Nakasongola. However before arriving at Murchison falls national park, you can first blanch off to Ziwa rhino sanctuary and track the white rhino. Ziwa rhino sanctuary is the only place in Uganda where you can track the rhinos in their natural habitat. (Rhino tracking is at $45/ per person). From here have lunch at Amuka safari Lodge and then after lunch you will proceed to the park embark on a ferry crossing up to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and an overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge, Pakuba game lodge, Murchison River Lodge, Bwana Tembo safari Lodge, Budongo Eco lodge, Red Chill rest camp Fort Murchison lodge
Day 2: Game drive and Boat cruise at the Nile River
A morning breakfast will be followed with a transfer to the northern part of the park to catch up with early risen that rush from their hide outs, predators to see include lion, leopard, hyena, heart beast, other games expects to see include giraffe, elephant, Uganda Kob, Oribi, bush, warthogs among many others alongside many variety of Savannah and woodland birds. After, retreat to the lodge for full breakfast and lunch.
After lunch, you will be taken to the Nile river and enjoy a 2-3 hours boat Cruise which exposes you to more different species of wildlife that live and feed on water, games expects to see include Hippos and Crocodiles, buffaloes and elephants can be seen along the shoreline as well as different species of birds such as kingfishers and bee-eaters dashing, lucky visitors can spot the rare shoebills. retire to the lodge for relaxation, Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge, Pakuba game lodge, Murchison River Lodge, Bwana Tembo safari Lodge, Budongo Eco lodge, Red Chill rest camp Fort Murchison lodge
Day 3: Departure
After a hearty breakfast, our safari guide will take you to the top of the falls and have a glance at the magnificent falls which is a fantastic site, after you will proceed with the journey back to Kampala with lunch en-route and later continue to the airport and meet your departure flight back home.
End of tour
The safari includes
- Transportation and fuel in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
- Full Board Accommodation on Safari as included in the itinerary
- Game drive
- Boat cruise on the Nile river
- Full English Speaking driver guide and all his associated expenses. We can also provide any other foreign language speaking guide on request.
- Park entrance fees
- Any other Activity fees as mentioned in the Itinerary
But it exclude,
- Accommodation in Kampala unless is on itinerary
- Visa fees,
- Airport taxes
- Item of personal nature, like bar bills, tipping, Laundry ,Beverages
- Optional Activity fees
- Other extra expenses not included above