3 Days Uganda wildlife safari to Murchison Falls National park

Tour Description

3 Days Uganda wildlife safari to Murchison Falls National park

Overview             

The 3 day Uganda wildlife safari is an ideal weekend escape for travelers, families or even friends especially those with limited time. This Uganda wildlife safari gives you a chance to enjoy a remarkable game viewing in Murchison falls national park and also a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls where you view more wildlife and also wonderful nature that this park offers to the travelers.

Itinerary in highlights.

Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Murchison falls national park. Via Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

Day 2: Game drive and boat cruise

Day 3: Transfer from Murchison falls to Kampala city.

                  

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer Kampala to Murchison falls national park.

After taking breakfast, the driver/guide will pick you from the hotel then head to Murchison falls national park and on the way you may choose to have an en-route activity to visit Ziwa Rhino sanctuary, the only place to meet and see the rhinos in Uganda.

Have a lunch en-route in Masindi, then proceed to the park, arriving in the evening where you will cross the Victoria Nile with the ferry then head to your lodge for refreshment and dinner.

Accommodation

Luxury: Paraa safari lodge

Mid-range: Pakuba safari lodge

Budget:  Red chili rest camp

Day 2: Game drive and boat cruise in Murchison falls national park.

Wake up have a very early morning coffee then head to a morning game drive where you will see some of the big five including lions, buffaloes, leopards, elephants. Antelopes, water bucks, Jackson hartebeest, jackals and giraffes are common sight.

The morning game drive will give you a chance to spot the nocturnal animals and the hunters before they return to their hideouts as well as the early risers. After the game drive, you will head to you lodge for breakfast.

In the afternoon after lunch, you will go for the boat cruise along Victoria Nile which is the high spot in this park to view lots of wildlife species at a close and clear range. Some of the wildlife that you will spot on a boat cruise include school of hippos, elephants, buffaloes, antelopes and many others that come to drink water refreshing themselves off the scorching sun.

Also enjoy the cool breeze of the river as it slows down from the escarpment, however you will also spot reptiles like the Nile crocodiles and also a number of bird spices. The boat goes to the base of Murchison falls and here you get a chance to see the lovely and powerful falls in the world. You can either opt to hike to top of the falls or choose to return with the boat to the jetty.

Have dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Accommodation

Luxury: Paraa safari lodge

Mid-range: Pakuba safari lodge

Budget: Red chili rest camp

 

Price inclusions.

  • Park entry fees
  • Game drive and boat cruise fares
  • Nature walks / hikes
  • All meals and accommodation
  • 4WD vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
  • All ground transfers
  • Drinking water & Wi-Fi internet in the vehicle.

Exclusions:

  • International flight fares
  • Rhino trekking fees (optional)
  • Visa fees
  • Activities / experiences not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Alcoholic drinks / wines, soft drinks other than those provided in the vehicle and hotels
  • Any service mentioned as optional
  • Laundry and any service of personal nature

 

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