2 days Murchison Falls safari in Uganda tour is 1 night/2 days Murchison Falls National Park Wildlife Safari in Uganda trip from Kampala to Murchison falls national Par-Uganda’s largest National Park with a great deal of wildlife including the Big five (5).
The 2 days Murchison Falls safari in Uganda offers Rhinos trekking at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary along the way to Murchison Falls park.
2 days Murchison Falls safari in Uganda tour take you to Murchison Falls National Park famous for its world’s most powerful waterfall, River Nile – the world’s longest river, birds including the shoe-bill stork and a range of wildlife such as Rothschild Giraffes, Lions, Oribi, Uganda kob, Leopard, Hyena, and Hartebeest among others
Pick up at 6 am from your place of stay in Kampala after breakfast, transfer to the north heading to Murchison Falls National Park covering 311km around 5 hours’ drive. The en-route views including the flat Savannah stretch of Nakasongola, River Kafu, and lush Budongo forest. Settle for lunch at Red Chili Rest Camp and join the boat safari departing at 2 pm cruising majestically along River Nile – the world’s longest river to the bottom of the falls. The river safari offers likely sights of Nile crocodiles, Hippos, birds like the Shoe-bill stork, the wild game drinking on the riverside like Elephants, Giraffes among others. Upon reaching the bottom of the falls, you hike to the top of Murchison Falls – the world’s most powerful waterfall exploring how the Nile River squeezes itself to pass through a less than 7m ravine before falling 43m below to what has been termed as the Devil’s cauldron creating a plume of spray, thunderous roar and a trademark rainbow. The hike lasts about 40 minutes where you will meet your guide at the top and then transfer to the lodge for overnight.
Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Paraa Safari Lodge – Deluxe room, Mid-range / Standard: Murchison River Lodge – Thatched Safari tent, Budget / Basic: Twiga Tales Lodge
It’s a great morning experience in the extensive open Savannah landscapes of northern Murchison marked with patches of Borassus palm and thicket towards the Delta. Game drive in northern Murchison offers chances of exploring; Rothschild Giraffes, Lions, Oribi, Uganda kob, Leopard, Hyena, Hartebeest among others. The game drive lasts about 3 – 4 hours after which you start the journey to Kampala. An optional stop can be made en route at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to explore the southern white Rhinos on foot. This activity takes about 2 hours and then you proceed to Kampala to mark the end of the safari.
Airport transfers Transportation by safari van Accommodation and meals as per itinerary Gorilla permits, one per person to be paid in advance Driver allowances En-route lunches Visit the equator and igongo cultural Center.
personal nature expenses of excludes: laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, Air fare, Visa, drinks, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigarettes.