2 Days Murchison Falls Safari
By 6:00am you should have finished breakfast to immediately start off your 2 day safari to Uganda’s biggest National Park driving along Kampala-Gulu highway stopping over at Kabalega dinners in Masindi for a short coffee break then proceed to the park. Once at Murchison Falls National Park drive to the top of the Murchison Falls where you get to have a view of the magnificent Nile squeeze through a narrow gorge of about only 7 meters wide and rapturing into violent waterfalls into a whirlpool about 43 meters below. This sight of the world’s most spectacular waterfall is panoramic and breathtaking.
Then set off for lunch, proceed for the 2:00pm wildlife Launch cruise on River Nile. Something one ought not to miss once at Murchison Falls National Park. Go ahead and take a relaxing ride of about three and a half hours where you get to enjoy up-close sightings of a number of wildlife that lie along the banks of River Nile such as hippos, crocodiles, buffalos, elephants, monitor lizards, warthogs, and a cocktail of birds such as African fish eagles, red throated bee eaters, skimmers, cattle egrets not forgetting the rare shoebill stork and others. The boat ride takes you to the bottom of the Murchison Falls for another quite remarkable sight of these wild falls. Return and transfer to your lodge for dinner and take a rest.
Return and transfer to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
*Travel Time: 6 Hours
Accommodation options: Pakuba safari lodge OR Fort Murchison River lodge (Mid-range)
Day 2: Game Drive, Travel to Kampala
Wake up for early morning breakfast at around 6:00am and set out for an early morning game drive by 6:30am. The timing is appropriate to catch the nocturnal and hunters before they retire to their hideouts. Explore the major game tracks, Queen and Albert for spectacular sightings of wildlife such as elephants, lions, giraffes, antelopes, Jackals, hyenas, Uganda kobs, oribis, buffalos, waterbucks, Jackson's Hartebeests, bushbucks and hopefully the elusive leopards among others.
After your four hour wildlife experience, check out of the park and start off your return journey to Kampala. Stop over at Kabalega dinners for lunch enroute.
*Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch
*Travel Time: 6 Hours
- Accommodation and meals
- 3 hour Boat cruise
- Game drive
- Transport in 4x4 open roof safari vans.
- An experienced guide.
- Box of water
- Bottled water
- Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- You will use open safari vehicles
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate