3 days Murchison falls National Park Safari is one of the most thought-for 3 days Safari to Uganda, through the alluring iconic Murchison falls also known as Kabalega Falls feeding Uganda’s largest National Park Murchison Falls National Park north-western Uganda, spreading inland from the shores of Lake Albert, around the Victoria Nile, up to the Karuma Falls presents a memorable Uganda Safari

Murchison Falls National Park sits in the north-western Uganda, and is Uganda’s largest national park measuring approximately 3,893 square kilometres (1,503 sq mi). The park is bisected by the Victoria Nile from east to west for a distance of about 115 kilometres spreading inland from the shores of Lake Albert, around the Victoria Nile, up to the Karuma Falls. 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, a 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 cruises along the Nile River.

Area of Departure We pick you from East Africa to the destination
Expected Departure Time Please arrive by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.
Expected Return Time Approximately 6:30 PM.
What to Wear/Put on Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
Tour Inclusives
Professional instructor Meals
1 hour of free time Transportation in mini-coach
Tour Exclusives
Surfing equipment
Instructor gratuity

Budget lodging-Heritage lodge: When 2people each Pays – $560 pp, 3 – $450 each, 4 – $430 each, 5 – $410 each, 6 – $405 each, 7 – $385 each, 8 – $385 each, 9 – $385 each.

Day 1: Travel to Murchison Falls National Park

After an early breakfast, our driver guide will pick you up from your hotel at 7:00 am, he will also brief you about your 3 Days safari to Murchison falls and you will start your 6 hours journey to Murchison Falls National park. You will go through the Luwero, and later have a stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino tracking; here you will find both black and white rhinos.

After tracking have another stop in Masindi where you will have lunch, after lunch proceed to the park, after making payments for park entry drive towards the top of the falls, here along the way you will see various animals such as warthogs, baboons among others. Being at the top of the falls is an amazing experience as you will watch the magnificent falls squeezing through the rocks in an 8m gorge. Take as many photos as you can. Later drive to the lodge, relax the whole evening, have dinner and an overnight.

Accommodation options; Heritage Lodge/Red Chilli(Budget), Pakuba Safari Lodge/Murchison River Lodge(Mid-range), Paraa Safari Lodge/Chobe Safari Lodge(Luxury)

Meal Plan; Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Morning game drive and a boat cruise along the Nile

On this day wake up early and have breakfast at 6:30 am, after your driver and the ranger guide will pick you up from the lodge to start your Game drive at 7:00 am. During the drive you will be in position to see very many animals such as lions, buffaloes, giraffes, elephants, antelopes, water bucks and birds among others. After the game drive at around 11:40 am, drive back to the lodge, relax/freshen up and have lunch as you prepare for the afternoon boat cruise.

On the boat you will be able to see various Nile crocodiles, hippos, buffaloes, elephants along the banks of the Nile as well as different beautiful birds some singing in the trees such as the bee eaters, the colored kingfishers, the shoe billed stork and many others. The boat ride will take you to the base/bottom of the Murchison Falls, when you reach here you will be able to see clearly the mighty waterfalls. You could opt to go for hiking to the top where you will meet your driver guide who will drive you back to the lodge.

Have dinner and an Overnight.

Accommodation options; Heritage Lodge/Red Chilli(Budget), Pakuba Safari Lodge/Murchison River Lodge(Mid-range), Paraa Safari Lodge/Chobe Safari Lodge(Luxury)

Meal Plan; Full Board- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Departure/Return to Kampala

Enjoy your breakfast; thereafter proceed for another Game drive in the morning on your way back to Kampala. It will be a great time as you look out for various animal species though most of them will be seen in the grasslands feeding such as buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, lions, antelopes, not forgetting a number of bird species. Leave the park, have a stop in Masindi for lunch and continue with the journey reaching Kampala in the evening.

Meal Plan; Breakfast and Lunch

Murchison Falls National Park (MFNP) is a national park in Uganda and managed by the Ugandan Wildlife Authority. It is in north-western Uganda, spreading inland from the shores of Lake Albert, around the Victoria Nile, up to the Karuma Falls.

3 days Murchison falls National Park Safari

Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 1 review
September 20, 2019

The safari was supper, we really had alot of fun with Golden Age travellers, from the top of the falls to the splendid Murchison savannah, everything was a realm of wonderful insights. Our guide Augustine knew the best of it all. Thank you Golden Age travellers, we surely recommend you

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