Murchison falls National Park shelters over 76 mammal and 450 bird species that you can’t miss to see on your trip there. The 3 days trip is a perfect weekend escape to Uganda’s oldest and largest National park for your family and/or friends.

Summary of the Activities in the tour

  • Rhino tracking
  • Game drive
  • Boat cruise

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison falls via Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

Our professional guide(s)/driver(s) will pick you from your hotel/residence in Kampala/Entebbe and set off for a very early morning drive to Murchison falls with a stopover in Nakasongola at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. The Rhinos can be tracked for 1 hour and have lunch within the sanctuary before proceeding to Murchison falls to catchup with the Ferry to cross River Nile. Check in to the lodge and depending on the time of arrival, you shall have a short evening game drive to look for wildlife including herds of elephants, impalas and Giraffes among others. Return to the hotel for dinner and night stay at: Pakuba Safari Lodge (Midrange) or Paara Safari lodge(luxury)

Day 2: Game drive and Boat cruise

Wake up in the morning and after your breakfast, head out for an exciting game drive through the park as you search the early risers including the early hunting cats. Please note that; most animals are most active in the morning an you can be assured to see most of them graze through the park. Murchison falls is home to the big five that you wouldn’t miss. Some of the wildlife to expect include; huge herds of buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, bushbucks, Jackson’s hartebeest, Uganda kob, Olive baboons, waterbucks, warthogs, big cats like leopards and lions. Return to the lodge for lunch and prepare to launch the boat cruise to the bottom of the mighty falls. You will set your eyes on the historical falls from which the park derives its name. While on the boat cruise, you will watch the hippos and Nile Crocodiles and several water birds. Several animals are seen quenching their thirst on the banks of river Nile.

Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at: Pakuba Safari Lodge (Midrange) or Paara Safari lodge(luxury).

Day 3: Return to Kampala/Entebbe

Enjoy your morning breakfast and embark on the journey to Kampala. You will have a lunch break on the way and proceed to Kampala.

The cost includes;

  • Drinking water on the way
  • Park entrance fees
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari car
  • Full-time English-speaking guide
  • Meals and accommodation as included in the itinerary
  • Boat cruise
  • Game drive
  • Rhino tracking
  • Airport transfers

Excluded services

  • Items of personal nature
  • Beverages
  • Optional activities
  • Tips
  • Visa