Murchison Falls Safari

Day One.

Meet and greet at 07:00hrs at respective accommodations. Begin the panoramic drive north-west through the famous Luwero Triangle. Visit the Rhino Sanctuary en-route to Masindi Town. Arrive at Murchison Falls National Park in time for lunch. After lunch proceed for a forest walk in the Budongo Forest at Kaniyo Pabidi. Primates resident in this forest include L’hoestes, Red Colobus, Blue, Red-tailed monkeys and Grey-cheeked Mangabeys. The guide will provide detailed explanations, not only about primates, but also on all the forest flora and fauna and will ensure that your walk is both informative and enjoyable. This walk is excellent for bird watching and for seeing primates at close quarters. Proceed to accommodation of choice for dinner and overnight.

Day Two.

On the early morning game drive via the Nyamsika plateau, you may see elephant, lion, buffalo, giraffe, hartebeest and many more species. After lunch, proceed for a boat trip on the placid Victoria Nile, upstream to the base of the Falls. En-route you will see hippos, crocodiles, water buck and a wide variety of birds like the unusual shoebill stork. From the boat you will be able to take pictures of the photogenic and majestic Murchison Falls. Return to accommodation of choice for dinner and overnight.

Day Three.

After breakfast take a boat ride to the Victoria Nile Delta. After lunch proceed for another game drive. Return to accommodation of choice for dinner and overnight.

Day Four.

After breakfast you proceed to the top of the falls where you can see the Nile’s beauty perfected!! Marvel at the Nile compressing from 50 meters to squeeze through a 6-metre gorge dropping 40 metres with a thunderous roar creating a beautiful rainbow, a plume of spray and the best thing that happened to the Nile…”the Murchison Falls”. After a picnic lunch, return to Kampala arriving late afternoon.

Accommodation used.

  • Lodge safari used Paraa Safari Lodge or Nile Safari Camp.
  • Budget safaris used Red Chilli Rest Camp or Sambiya River Bandas.

Price includes.

Ground transportation with driver/ guide, all the activities mentioned in the itinerary, all park entrance fees, accommodation and meals.

Price excludes.

Tips, souvenirs, all beverages and items of a personal nature.

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Prices are subject to change based upon accommodation availability, your tour alterations and other parameters until time of full and final confirmation