3 DAYS MURCHISON FALLS SAFARI
3 Day Murchison falls safari , Murchison fall national park is the oldest and the largest national park in Uganda, this fascinating location is situated in north-west region of Uganda. Murchison fall national park is host many fascinating attractions such as the magnificent Murchison falls which creates a scenic view as it squeezes through the rocks and many wildlife species such as elephants, waterbucks, lions, buffaloes, leopards, hippopotamus, giraffes, bushbucks, antelopes and many more.
Highlights of the safari
- Day 1-transfer to Murchison falls national park
- Day 1- rhino tracking
- Day 1-sightseeing
- Day- nature walk
- Day 2- game drive
- Day 2- boat cruise and hiking to the top of the falls
- Day 3-chimpanzees tracking
- Day 3 –transfer back to Kampala
Day 1: transfer to Murchison falls national park
You will be picked up by your safari guide (a representative from achieve global safaris) early in the morning from your prefer location either in Kampala or Entebbe, after a short briefing by your safari guide you will head to Murchison falls. Driving up in the morning will help you avoid the traffic jam which may cause delays, when you reach masindi you will branch off to Ziwa rhino sanctuary for rhino tracking. After tracking you will have lunch at the sanctuary and proceed to Murchison national park, upon arriving in the park you will have a guided nature walk where you observe the beautiful scenery of the Nile delta which is flooded by animals. Then you will head to your lodges, check in, freshen up, have dinner and sleep.
Luxury: paraa safari lodge
Mid-range: pakuba safari lodge
Budget: red chilli rest camp
Meal plan: half board
DAY 2: GAME DRIVE AND BOAT CRUISE
You will wake up early in the morning for morning breakfast, then head to the park and at exactly 06:30 am you will start the game drive in the Victoria Nile delta. On the game drive you will view many animals as they graze such as lions, buffaloes, leopards, hippopotamus, giraffes, bushbucks, antelopes, crocodiles and many more. After the game drive of 2-3 hours you will go for lunch and rest for a bit, in the afternoon you will go to paraa for a launch trip on river Nile, on the cruise you view water animals like crocodiles, water birds like Red-throated bee-eater a local endemic to Murchison Falls and seeing the falls from the boat. After the launch cruise you will participate in hiking to the top of the falls which is only for the able ones and optional, at the top of the falls it is magnificent to watch the falls from the top then you will meet up with your drive and drive to your lodges
DAY 3: CHIMPANZEE TRACKING AND TRANSFER BACK TO KAMPALA
You will wake up early in the morning for breakfast, then transfer to budongo forest for early morning chimpanzee tracking, on this activity of 4-5 hours you will see the beautiful monkeys on a walk in the forest. After the Chimpanzee tracking you will transfer back to Kampala, you will have lunch on your way to or in Kampala and the drop over will in Kampala which will mark the end of the safari.
The trip includes
Transport to and from the park.
Accommodation on full board basis.
Park entry and Activities
Professional Tour guide.
Drinking water in car.