Murchison Falls National Park In Luxury

Summary

Duration: 3 days

Introduction

This 3-day trip will take you to Uganda’s largest park known as Murchison falls National Park, situated in Northwestern Uganda on an area of 3840 sq. km, gazetted in 1926 as a game reserve.

It is classified with Savannah grasslands and the Victoria Nile that flows through separating it into two (the Northern and Southern bank). Murchison falls is home to over 451 bird species such as the Great Blue Turaco, Goliath heron, the shoebill, and the dwarf kingfisher among others, 76 mammal species, big number of Nile crocodiles and above all the magnificent and thunderous Murchison falls squeezing their way through a gorge that is 8m wide .All said, you will have an opportunity to enjoy both our Uganda safari game drives and the boat Launch along the Nile river.

Brief Highlights

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison falls National Park

Day 2: Launch cruise to the bottom of the falls

Day 3: Transfer to your drop-off (lodge or Entebbe International Airport)

Includes

  • Park Access Fees
  • Professional Guide
  • Accommodation (Full Board)
  • Ground Transportation
  • Rhino Trekking Fees

Not Included

  • Tips
  • Laundry services
  • Beverages/ drinks
  • international flights
  • Visas
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1 – Transfer from Kampala to Murchison Falls National park

After an early morning rise, your driver will pick you up from any agreed pick up location with in Kampala. You will then embark on a 5hours drive journey to Murchison falls. While on your way, you will have a stop-over at ZIWA RHINO SANCTUARY in Nakasongola where you will be able to track rhinos on foot and have breakfast as well before proceeding.

As you proceed on this journey, you will come across lively market centers where roasted meat and chicken on steaks, plantain, bottled soda, and battled drinking water are sold. Hence feel free to grab some. You will then continue to the lodge in Murchison where you will have a late lunch and enjoy the sights and sounds of the park.

Overnight: Pakuba Safari Lodge

Meals’ plan: Full Board

DAY 2- Game drive & Nile River Boat launch

After Breakfast, You will be transferred to the heart of Murchison falls national park for an early morning game drive where your guide will help you spot the abundance of wildlife found in the park such as African elephants, Lions, Buffalos, different antelope species such as the Ugandan Cob, Waterbuck, Jackson’s Hartebeest among others, warthogs, leopard if lucky, among others.

After the morning game drive, you will then drive back to the lodge for lunch before you head out for a boat launch at 12:00pm which usually takes about 3hours up stream on the calm Victoria Nile and to the base of the falls just 10 meters from the Devil’s cauldron. While launching, expect to see quite a number of Nile crocodiles, Hippos, unique bird species such as kingfisher, and other animals on the shores.

Overnight: Pakuba Safari Lodge

Meals’ plan: Full Board

DAY 3- Transfer to Kampala

After breakfast, you will check out at 10:00 am and then drive back to Kampala. Hence watch out for more animals as you check out of the park.

Meals’ plan: Breakfast

End of Trip

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