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MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK

Murchison Falls National park is the largest national park in Uganda with a various animal species ie lions, rhinos, antelopes, hippos etc

Safari tour package: A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Prices: $1300 - $1500
Includes internal flights: No
Length of safari: 3 days
Best months: All year
Countries visited: Uganda Uganda
Parks visited: Murchison Falls
Activity level: Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
  • Camping
  • Boating
Murchison Falls stands as the largest National Park in Uganda covering approximately 3,877 Sq. km and one of the most spectacular in Africa. At the Murchison Falls, the Nile River plunges through a narrow crevice and over a 40-meter drop. East of the Murchison Falls within the park, are the Karuma Falls, where the Nile River cascades over a breath-taking 23 km of rapids. The scene creates one of the most exciting white-water rafting opportunities in Africa. Your cruise upstream the Nile to the Falls is would definitely be an unforgettable experience. On the banks of the Nile River, you will find prolific wildlife including elephant, crocodile, hippopotamus, lion, giraffe, buffalo, and countless antelopes and birds can be observed

 

DAY 1: TRANSFER TO MURCHISON FALLS.

START POINT: KAMPALA (from your Hotel)

We will pick you from your Hotel in Kampala in the morning hours after Breakfast; you will have a road trip through Mubende while you enjoy the beautiful Mother Nature green on the road side.  You will stopover at Ziwa rhino sanctuary in Nakasongola to track rhinos at an extra fee of $60 per person. After a fun-filled ride of 5 hours, Bazanya safaris team will check you into your Hotel inside the National Park for an overnight.

Among the activities you will enjoy that evening; A relaxed memorable view of the Park, Camp fire, wild animal sounds and a few friendly wild animals that will visit the surrounding of the Hotel.

 

DAY 2: GAME DRIVE, BOAT CRUISE & HIKE

After your delicious early morning breakfast, Bazanya safaris will pick you from your Hotel for game drive in the pursuit for Lions, Giraffes, Elephants, Hyenas, Uganda Kobs, Buffaloes and waterbucks. The Hot Air Balloon safari can also be arranged on request at an extra charge of $400 per person (Optional). After a 2-4 Hours Game drive/ride in the wild, we will return to the Hotel for lunch. Then in the afternoon, you will enjoy a 2 hours thrilling boat cruise upstream to the bottom of the famous Murchison Falls. This offers a closer view of East Africa’s biggest mighty waterfall on River Nile. Expect to see beautiful birds, hippopotamus and Nile crocodiles in the water as well as elephants, warthogs, and buffaloes along the shores. The boat will drop us at the bottom of the falls where we will take our 1-hour hike to the top. While you hike, you will witness the gorgeousness of the milky thunderous Murchison falls. This God-given wonder is a gift to Mother Nature Uganda. The humble smooth mist from the falls will welcome you from the hike to the top.

You will then return to the Hotel for some refreshments, dinner and overnight.

 

DAY 3: JOURNEY BACK TO KAMPALA.

After Breakfast, you will check out of your hotel and we will drive to Budongo Forest for chimpanzee tracking at an extra fee of $100 per person (Optional). Then drive back to Kampala and if time allows, you will go on a shopping bender at the craft market on Buganda road or National Theatre (Uganda National Cultural center).

Reliant on your departure time Bazanya safaris will escort you to Entebbe Airport; flag you goodbye as you catch your flight back home.

 

END OF TOUR

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Murchison river lodge
  • Red chilli lodge

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