Murchison Falls National Park Safari

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$575 - $1345
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
3 days
Best months:
January June - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Moderate - Game walks, Cultural visits
Safari type:
Camping safaris Camping
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MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK This is the best and biggest national park in Uganda which was named after the head of the Royal Geographical Society Sir Murchison. The Nile flows through the park on its way to Egypt and the Murchison falls used to be one of Africa's best national park during the late 1960s. This park, also used to contain some of largest concentrations of wildlife in Africa including as many as 15,000 elephants, herds of rhinos, lions, giraffes, Ugandan kobs, cape buffalo, hippos and crocodiles.

Day 1:

Morning pick up from your overnight accommodation in Kampala. Start 4 - 5 hour drive to Murchison falls National Park. Transfer to the Magnificent Top of the falls where you will enjoy your picnic lunch as you marvel at the Mighty Nile forced into a seven Metre crevice to thunder 45 metres below in a series of cascades. The Nile can be viewed at different points up to the Baker’s Summit

Dinner and overnight either at Inns on the Nile Camp or Paraa Safari Lodge.

Meal Plan - Lunch and Dinner.

Transit Time: 5 HOURS.

 

 

Day 2: Murchison Falls Tour

After an early morning breakfast, embark on a half-day game drive on the northern bank of the river Nile. Escorted by game ranger, you may opt for a game walk while trailing animals and studying animal spoors. Game in this area includes Giraffe, Elephant, Harte beest, Lion, Uganda Safari Kob, Oribi and a variety of Savannah and woodland birds. After lunch, take a Nile Cruise for game viewing at close quarters. This is a paradise of the Hippo and Crocodiles.

Dinner and Overnight either at Inns on the Nile Camp or Paraa Safari Lodge.

Meal Plan - Lunch and Dinner.

 

 

Day 3: Uganda Primate Walk Tours

Breakfast early, then transfer to Budongo forest for a half day Primate Walk in search of primates. On the walk, you may see Black and white colobus monkey; Red tailed monkey, Baboon, Grey cheeked mangabeys or the chimpanzee.After lunch in Masindi, transfer to Kampala.

Meal Plan - Breakfast and Lunch.

Transit Time: 5 HOURS.

End of safari tour to Murchison Falls. 

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  • Nile Camp
  • Paraa Safari Lodge

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Travelust African Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: 256 - 41 - 578209
Since: Jul 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Elephant
Elephant
Giraffe
Giraffe
Hartebeest
Hartebeest
Hippopotamus
Hippopotamus
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Fishing
Fishing
Night drives
Night drives
Photography
Photography
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