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3 days Murchison falls national park Uganda safari

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This 3 Day Uganda safari will take you to the Uganda’s most visited and largest national park known as Murchison Falls National Park, found in Northwestern Uganda for games drives to search for the big and small mammals, hiking to the top of the falls and boat cruise launch on the Victoria Nile River.Murchison Falls National park mainly comprises of woodlands, Savannah grasslands, wetlands and open plains. It is also part of the wider Murchison Falls Conservation area that includes; Bugungu Wildlife Reserves, Karuma Falls and large forests such as;Rabango and Budongo Forest reserve. This park is a home to over 76 different mammal species and 451 bird species. So, on your visit to Murchison falls national park, you will be able to encounter many wildlife species such as; four members of the “Big Five family”, (Buffaloes, Elephants, Leopards and Lions), Giraffes, many antelope species, Warthogs, many primates including chimpanzees and different bird species.

Day 1;Pick up from Entebbe international airport / Kampala city – Drive to Murchison Falls national park – Hiking to the top of the Falls

On your arrival at Entebbe international airport / after your early breakfast at your hotel, meet our company representative who will be your driver guide for briefing about your 3 Murchison falls national park Uganda Safari and then start your drive to Murchison Falls national park with an en-route stop in Masindi town to have lunch and later proceed with your drive to the park. On your arrival to the park, you will be taken straight to explore the Murchison falls which are said to be the world’s strongest falls by hiking to the top of the falls to watch the whole Victoria Nile River squeezing through the narrow gorge of about 7 meters wide dropping over 43 meters which will form a thunderous roar and mist resulting from the combination of water with the suns rise which forms a spectacular rainbows. The view of the Murchison falls will give you the most memorable wilderness experience. Later, drive to check in at your reserved lodge for dinner and an overnight

Accommodation options; Hornbill Bush Lodge (Budget), Pakuba Safari Lodge (Mid-range),Paraa Safari Lodge (Luxury),

Meal Plan; Lunch /Dinner

Day 2; Murchison Falls National Park – Morning game – Afternoon boat cruise – Evening game drive

This day, wake up early to have your breakfast and later go for your early morning game drive. During your morning game drive, your guide will help you to encounter numerous wildlife species such as the huge herds of buffaloes and elephants, Uganda Kobs, waterbucks, Oribis, Giraffes, Warthogs, Jackson hartebeest, the healthy prides of Lions, some primates and others including many bird species such as; the Goliath Heron – the largest heron in the world – and pairs of elegant Grey Crowned Cranes – Uganda’s national bird, Eastern Grey Plantain-eater including many others and your guide will be able to give you information about everything that you will encounter. After your morning game drive, have a short break to relax, have lunch and then go for your afternoon boat cruise Boat Cruise which is one of the most fascinating activities that will take you few meters to the bottom of the falls. During this afternoon boat cruise, you will be able to meet a number of aquatic wildlife such as the schools of hippopotamus, many Nile crocodiles swimming and other mammals and bird species as they have to cool themselves such as Elephants, caped buffaloes, waterbuck and many others including bird species like the rare shoe bill, African fishing eagle, African dart, African skimmer and heron birds. After your boat cruise, have a short break to have some refreshments and later leave for your evening game drive basically to look for the big predators of the park like spotted Hyenas, Leopards, Lions because they are so active during evening hours and on lucky day, you may meet them in action. Dinner and an overnight

Accommodation options; Hornbill Bush Lodge (Budget), Pakuba Safari Lodge (Mid-range),Paraa Safari Lodge (Luxury),

Meal Plan; Breakfast/ Lunch /Dinner

Day 3; Murchison Falls National park – Morning game drive –Drive back to Entebbe airport or Kampala

After enjoying your morning breakfast check out and go for another morning game drive which will give you the greater chance to encounter those wildlife species that you could be have missed during your earlier game drives like the big predators which are normally active few hours in the day and later embark on your drive back to Entebbe international airport for your return flight or drop off at your residence within or around Kampala and this will the end of your 3 days Murchison Falls national park Uganda safari.

Meal Plan; Breakfast/ Lunch

The package includes;

  • Return airport transfers
  • Transport for 3 days in 4WD, air-conditioned and pop up safari v vehicle (Safari land cruiser/ Van)
  • Fuel for 3 days
  • English speaking driver guide
  • All government applicable taxes
  • All park entrance fees and activities
  • Accommodation for 2 nights
  • Full board meal plan (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
  • Bottled mineral water throughout your tour
  • En-route Meals
  • 3 game drives
  • Hiking to the top of the falls
  • 3 hours afternoon boat cruise

The package excludes;

  • Accommodation in Kampala or Entebbe before and after the trip (Can be arrange on a request)
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Travel Visa
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips
  • Laundry service
  • Telephone
  • Souvenirs and gifts
  • Domestic and international flights

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