Murchison Falls Luxury Wildlife Safari in Uganda – 4 Days

4 Days / 3 Nights

Overview

This 4-day Murchison Falls wildlife safari offers gratifying experiences of viewing wildlife in the savannah and near the Nile river. You will see many animals such as rhinos, elephants, giraffes, lions, hippos, crocodiles, and more.

Starting from Kampala, you will head to Murchison Falls National Park with a stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary where you will get the opportunity to track rhinos on foot as well as other animals that live in the sanctuary.

In Murchison Falls National Park, you will go on various game drives where you will see many animals such as giraffes, elephants, lions, hippos, buffalos, antelopes, and many bird species. You will also take the boat cruise to the bottom of the Falls, where you will experience the power of the Nile River as it squeezes through a 7-meter gap in the rock.

On the boat cruise, you will get to see a lot more animals as they come to the water, such as crocodiles and hippos as well as hundreds of bird species. This trip is ideal for a solo or group getaway that involves a lot of wildlife viewing.

Detailed Itinerary

Here is the full day-by-day itinerary for this tour

Day 1: Drive to Murchison Falls National Park

Today, you will begin your Uganda wildlife safari with a panoramic drive northwest through the famous Luwero Triangle. Stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino Tracking and later have lunch in Masindi Town.

In the afternoon continue to Murchison Falls National Park, and you will have a chance to stop by the top of the falls where you can see the Nile’s beauty perfected.

The Nile compresses from 50 meters to a 7-meter canyon – the devil’s cauldron, with a beautiful rainbow, displayed near the water. Transfer to your accommodation where you will get to enjoy the sunset.

Accommodation: Nile Safari Lodge/ Paraa Safari Lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 2:Wildlife game drive on the northern bank of the Nile.

Your guide will help you spot Elephants, Lions, Cape buffalo, Rothschild’s giraffe, hartebeest, Waterbuck, Oribi, Bushbuck, Bohor reedbuck, hyena and if you are lucky, the leopard.

After lunch, go for a boat safari upstream on the calm Victoria Nile to the base of the falls stopping just tens of meters from the “Devil’s Cauldron”. En- route, marvel at the toothsome hippos, and crocodiles, and over this 19 km stretch you will see many animals including elephants, waterbuck, and Uganda Kob.

This riverine zone is also home to many bird species like the Goliath heron, Egyptian goose, Brown pelican, Red-throated bee-eater, various kingfishers, Fish eagles, cormorant, and the rare shoebill stork.

After taking shots of photogenic Murchison Falls, return to your accommodation.

Accommodation: Nile Safari Lodge/ Paraa Safari Lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3:Morning Game drive & Relax at Chobe

After Breakfast, we check out from your lodge and then start with a morning game drive that will end at the Chobe Safari Lodge in time for lunch.

Spend the whole afternoon relaxing at the lodge enjoying the luxurious amenities offered.

Accommodation: Chobe Safari Lodge/ Paraa Safari Lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Drive back to Kampala

Early morning, after your breakfast at the lodge, your tour guide/driver will pick you up and then transfer you back to Kampala via Masindi town.

That will mark the end of your Murchison Falls wildlife safari trip.

Meal plan: Breakfast & Lunch

Inclusions

The price of this tour includes the following items
  • Transport in a 4WD vehicle with a pop-up roof.
  • All fuel for the tour.
  • English-speaking Ugandan driver/guide.
  • Accommodation and Meals on Full Board.(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Park-entrance fees for all National parks
  • All activities described in the itinerary.
  • Drinking water throughout the safari.

Exclusions

The price of this tour does not include the following items
  • International airfares.
  • Entry visa to Uganda.
  • Meals that are not part of your accommodation.
  • Personal insurance (medical/travel)
  • Tips and gratuities to rangers, driver/guide, porter, hotel staff, etc.
  • All expenses of personal nature.(e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities.)

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