4 Days Murchison falls safaris in Uganda
This 4 Days Murchison falls safaris will start with short tour to either botanical gardens if you’re staying in Entebbe or a Kampala city tour if you’re lodging in Kampala city then commence with the 4 Days Murchison falls safaris with a stop at Ziwa rhino sanctuary then drive to Murchison falls National Park for game drive and boat cruise plus a hike to the top of Murchison falls hence calling it an end to our 4 Days Murchison falls Safaris.
4 Days Murchison falls safaris in Uganda Overview
We choose to take you to Uganda’s largest National Park, Murchison falls national park for a game drive, bird watching and sightseeing across the open Savannah dotted woodland and riverine vegetation along the Nile and Albert delta. Here expect to meet Elephants, Giraffes, Buffalos, Lions, Leopards, Waterbuck and a countless population birds and for a three hour boat trip along the Nile River gives you assured chance to see the falls from the bottom angle. Hippos, Crocodiles, Antelopes and Aquatic birds can be seen along the shores of the River.
ITINERARY FOR 4 DAYS MURCHISON FALLS SAFARIS IN UGANDA
Day 1: Arrive in Entebbe International Airport and city tour/botanical gardens
Our 4 Days Murchison falls safaris in Uganda starts with a pick up on arrival to Entebbe International Airport hence Meet with our representatives before transferring you to Kampala city or Entebbe town. Depending on the arrival time, If staying in Entebbe a visit to the Botanical gardens is planned, for Kampala a short city tour is organized, Accommodation options include, Serena hotel( High end), Cassia Lodge (Mid-Range Option) and Bush pig (Budget facility) on Bed and Breakfast.
Day 2: Travel to Murchison falls National Park and Rhino tracking
The 4 Days Murchison falls safaris in Uganda starts with a set off from your hotel or place of stay and head north of the country the drive from Kampala city is close to 7 hours, before getting to Murchison falls national park we head to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to see the white rhino, the sanctuary is on the mission of reintroducing rhinos in Uganda have lost the last rhino to poachers in 1986, from just four rhino which were donated from Disney world there has been good progress in the reproduction and with the eventual increase in the numbers the plan is to reintroduce them in their natural habitat they previously roamed. The tracking is on foot and off trail so you have to dress appropriately, an hour viewing the rhinos, stop for lunch and head for the park. Meal plan: Lunch/Dinner and Accommodation: Fort Murchison (Budget Option), Para Safari Lodge (Mid-Budget Option) and Bakers lodge (Luxury Option).
Day 3: Morning game drive, afternoon Nile boat cruise and hike.
After breakfast at 6am we are off for the early morning game drive in the savannah plains of the Murchison falls national park. The morning game drive will give us chance to see the nocturnal as they head back to their den like the hyenas, enjoy the sun rise and get to see more of last evening animals and a brief stop by the hippo pool we head back to the lodge for lunch and prepare for the afternoon boat cruise on the Nile, during the cruise you will see the crocodiles and more hippos, in addition to the other animals such as elephants and buffaloes as they come to the banks to have a drink and shower as they cool from the high afternoon sun, Shoe bill watching encounter on the cliffs and finally the Murchison falls from the Bakers rock a brief photo shoot here, back to the lodge for the overnight. Meal plan: Lunch/Dinner, Accommodation: Fort Murchison (Budget Option), Para safari lodge (Mid-Budget Option) and Bakers Lodge (Luxury Option).
Day 4: Depart the park and visit the top of Murchison falls
After breakfast we pack and leave the lodge, as we head home there is a visit to the top of Murchison falls as planned, take photographs of the falls at a close range as we mark the last day of our 4 Days Murchison falls safaris in Uganda driving back to Kampala city via Masindi where we also make a lunch stop to Entebbe Airport at leisure where you wait for your flight to next destination or back home. Meal plan: Breakfast/Lunch.
4 Days Murchison falls safaris Uganda includes
- Airport transfers,
- Transportation by a 4 x 4 station wagon,
- Full board accommodation as per the itinerary,
- Ziwa Rhino Trekking,
- Three hour boat trip along River Nile,
- Park fees,
- Game drive,
- Ferry crossing,
- Driver/guide subsistence allowance,
- Enroute lunches,
- Ranger guide fees,
- Boat ride to the delta or half day fishing.
However, the 4 Days Murchison Falls Safaris Uganda excludes:
Expenses of personal nature like:
- Cigars, etc
For more information about Murchison Falls National Park, kindly contact our office by email: [email protected] or phone call at: +256 776 660 918/ +256 751 646 578