The park features open savanna vegetation intercepted with scattered borassus palms mostly in the northern section, the southern section is dominated by savannah woodland, the riverine vegetation along the Nile River and the forested landscapes towards Rabongo forest. Murchison Falls National Park is a home to 76 species of mammals which include on the top of the earlier mentioned, the water bucks, bohor reedbuck, deffasa water buck, the Oribis among others. The park is a home to the rare patas monkey. The Park also supports 460 species of birds including the Vulnerable and rare shoe bill stork.

Detailed Itinerary of the 3 Days Uganda Safari to Murchison Falls National Park.

Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park.

Start this Uganda safari by transferring from Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park. Make a stop at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary en route to track white Rhinos. You will be picked from your place of stay in Arua and embark on the drive to Murchison Falls National Park about 3-4hours’ drive. You drive through impressive flat landscapes of central to connect to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Upon arriving in Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, you embark on a thrilling White Rhino tracking to encounter the count of fifteen southern white Rhinos that comprise of the adults and young ones. Rhinos are part of the big five of land animals and exploring them on foot is a rewarding encounter that you can explore on this Uganda safari encounter. Continue on the drive to Murchison, arriving in the evening for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation on day 1 of the 3 days Murchison Falls National Park Uganda Safari

Lodges:-

Baker’s Lodge| Choobe Lodge| Paara Safari Lodge

Budongo Eco Lodge| Murchison River Lodge | Pakuba Safari Lodge

Red Chilli | Sambiya River lodge | Fort Murchison Lodge

Day 2: Uganda Safari to Murchison Falls National Park.

Get a briefing about the safari then after Start with a morning safari game drive in Murchison Falls National Park, later on take on an afternoon Boat cruise to the bottom of the Mighty Murchison Falls on the great River Nile. Expect Elephants, beautiful sunsets, Giraffes, Birds, Leopards, beautiful Savannah plant species, Crocodiles and Hippos among other attractions.

You will wake up early in the morning, have breakfast, you will then go for a game drive in the Northern Bank. The Murchison Falls National Park wildlife includes giraffes, elephants, Uganda Kobs, buffaloes, water bucks, vervet monkeys, Olive Baboons, Patas monkey, Jackson’s Hartebeest and lions. After this 3 – 4 hour game drive, connect to the lodge for relaxation and lunch. In the afternoon you connect to Paraa Jetty to embark on the afternoon Nile launch cruise departing at 2pm. It avails a great opportunity for you to view hippos, crocodiles, plus birds at the river banks such as the bee-eater, kingfisher, the rare shoe bill stork plus the cormorants. We shall have a hike to the top of the falls before our Retreat to connect to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation day 2 of the 3 days Murchison Falls National Park Uganda wildlife Safari

Lodges:-

Baker’s Lodge| Choobe Lodge| Paara Safari Lodge

Budongo Eco Lodge| Murchison River Lodge | Pakuba Safari Lodge

Red Chilli | Sambiya River lodge | Fort Murchison Lodge

Day 3: Drive to Kampala.

After Breakfast we shall drive to Kampala. Enroute Lunch reaching in evening at our accommodation. (The accommodation will be paid separately)

End of the 3 days/ 2 nights Murchison Falls National Park Safari tour in Uganda

Prices Include

Accommodation 2 night in a selected Lodge

Meals while you are with us

Ground transportation

Guide/Driver

24 hour service from us

1 liter of water per day per person

Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

Game drive

Boat cruise

Top of the falls

Entry fees

Excludes

Personal expenses

Air ticket

Extra days