Welcome to Murchison Falls National Park,experience the best of Uganda’s majestic wildlife and the wild waters of river Nile on its journey to Mediterranean Sea crossing the dense savanna and deep narrow gorges. This remarkable safari has a lot to offer to our clients and has been rated one of the best rewarding short itineraries because of numerous tourist activities it covers, a number or wildlife ranging from the crawling reptile to the giant mammals like elephants, lions and giraffes, aquatic life to the soaring eagles.
Activities include: Rhino tracking, Chimpanzee tracking,Game drive, boat cruise, hiking,bird Forest walk, watching and scenery viewing.
Day 1: Drive to Murchison Fall National Park and Rhino Tracking.
Start this day with an early morning Breakfast then set off for Murchison falls national park. On the way you will stop for Rhino tracking. This sanctuary covers an area of 70 km 2 and has over 78 park rangers and security guards who keep 24 hours watch on the Rhinos to ensure their security. The 70 square km is surrounded by 2m electric fence to keep the Rhinos in and intruders out. This sanctuary is a home to at least 40 mammals and reptilian species including monkeys, antelopes, hippos, crocodiles and numerous bird species. After this amazing experience you have your delicious lunch and proceed for Murchison falls. This is the largest national park in Uganda, but its very existence is determined by the famous Murchison falls.
As you reach the lodge you will be welcomed and checked in, where later you have dinner and spend an overnight.
Accommodation Murchison River Lodge
Meal Plan Breakfast and dinner
Day 2: Early Morning Game Drive, Afternoon Boat Cruise and Hike to the Top of the Falls
Start this day with an early morning breakfast, the game drive is mostly conducted in the northern part of the park with our knowledgeable and skilled drive guide is the fantastic way to see and photograph a wide range of animals in the Nile valley. This park is the Uganda largest and oldest conservation area, hosting about 76 species of mammals and about 451 species of birds. The stretch of the river provides one of Uganda’s most remarkable wildlife spectacles. Regular visitors to the river bank include elephants, giraffes and buffalos while hippos and Nile crocodiles and aquatic birds are permanent residents.
After this fabulous experience you go for your delicious lunch and later drive to the Boat cruise, the Boat cruise upstream from Paraa presents an astonishing display of wildlife and culminates with the frontal view of the falls. This park is bisected by the Victoria Nile, which plunges 45m over the remnant rift valley wall, creating the dramatic Murchison falls. The Boat Cruise is destined to the bottom of the falls which is well rewarding with wildlife. The stretch of the river provides one of Uganda’s most remarkable wildlife spectacles. You will later hike to the top of the fascinating Murchison Falls for yet another great experience. After this amazing and memorable experience, you will drive back to the lodge rest as you wait for you dinner and spend a night.
Accommodation Murchison River Lodge(Budget)
Meal Plan Breakfast,Lunch and dinner
Day 3: Chimpanzee Tracking and Drive back to Kampala
On this beautiful day, you will start the day with an early breakfastand then drive through the park to Budongo forest for a beautifulexperience with the chimpanzees. And while in the forest you willhave a lot more to see such as the monkey, beautiful forest birds andmuch more. Later after long hours in the forest, have lunch andcontinue to Kampala or any other destination the clients choose tobe dropped at.
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