2 Days Murchison Falls Safari
This 2 days Murchison Falls safari takes you to Uganda’s Biggest National Park which is Murchison Falls National Park that sits on the shores of of Lake Albert in the northwestern Uganda on an area of 3,893 km². On this 2 days safari your entitled to a life time gave drive with sights of the African Lions, Buffaloes, antelopes and later on a boat cruise where you see hippos, crocodiles and many of water birds.
2 Days Murchison Falls Safari Itinerary
DAY 1. After an early breakfast or packed brakefast, we begin our panoramic drive northwards through the famous Luwero Triangle via Masindi. We shall have packed lunch from Masindi and thereafter proceed to the Murchison falls Main gate. Check in to the park and drive straight to the ferry area to catch up with the 2’oclock Boat cruise to the Bottom of the falls.
After lunch, go for a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls, an experience not to be missed!! Here you will see the River Nile said to be the Longest river in the world crush through a narrow gorge and forming the magnificent Murchison Falls. While on the cruise you may see Hippos, Crocodiles, Elephants, Waterbucks and Uganda Kobs among others. This is also the zone of many birds, with species like Goliath Heron, Egyptian Geese, Pelicans, Bee-eaters, Kingfishers, Hornbill, Cormorant and the rare Shoebill stork. Depening on accommodation facility, if we are staying at Pakuba lodge we have a chance of doing an evening game drive enroute to the lodge
Drive time: ±7 hours
Budget accommodation: Red Chilli Camp.
Mid Range accommodation: Fort Murchison, Heritage Safari Lodge
Luxury accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge, Kabalega Wilderness Lodge, Nile safari Lodge or Fort Murchison Lodge.
DAY 02 : IN MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK
Today we head for an early morning game drive on the northern bank of the River Nile. This is a beautiful drive across Borassus Palm Forest and grassland savanna down to Lake Albert where the Albert Nile heads north to the Sudan. Animals you may see include; Elephants, Lions, Cape buffalo, Rothschild’s Giraffe, Jackson’s Hartebeest, Waterbuck, Oribi, Bushbuck, Bohor reedbuck, Spotted Hyena and if you are lucky we can as well sight the rear Leopard in the park . Thereafter transfer to Kampala/Entebbe.
- Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary en route to Murchison Falls National Park
- Boat Ride to the bottom of the magnificent Murchison Fall
- Hiking to the Top of the magnificent Murchison falls
- Game Drive in Murchison Falls National Park
- The BIG 5 Savanna Game Animals
- Scenic road trip back to Kampala
SAFARI COST INCLUDES
- Airport Transfers
- Transportation – 4×4 Safari Cruiser/Van
- Accommodation – Budget/Luxury Lodging
- English Speaking Driver/Guide
- Park Fees & Guide Fees
- Bottled Drinking Water
- Meals as specified in Itinerary
OUR SAFARI COST EXCLUDE:
- For short trips accommodation on arrival and departure are
not included, but can be arranged on request
- Visa fees (50 USD)
- Sodas, beers, wines and other drinks
- Medical Insurance
- And all kinds of personal nature