Our 3 days Murchison falls Safari will usher you to Murchison falls National Park positioned in the north west of Uganda stands as the largest National park in the country stretching to 3840 square kilometers. the park is bisected by the famous Nile River that flows 115 km with in the park boundaries powering into lake Albert and the Albert Nile starting a new course that moves out of Uganda through a place called nimule. The greater Murchison falls conservation Area which incorporates Bugungu and karuma wildlife reserves stretched over a geographical coverage of 5308 square kilometers.
The Murchison falls park derives its name its magical name from Murchison falls whose name was bestowed upon it by the famous European Explorer sir Samuel baker on his Nile expedition from its mouth . the park supports four of the big five species including lions, leopards, elephants and buffaloes. The rhinos used to exist but faced extinction in the 1983 but have been re-introduced and they thrive in the neighboring zziwa rhino sanctuary awaiting to be introduced in the wild.
The park features open savanna vegetation intercepted with scattered borassus palms mostly in the northern section , the southern section is dominated by savanna woodland, the riverine vegetation along the Nile river and the forested landscapes towards Rabongo forest. Murchison falls National Park is home to 76 mammal species which include waterbucks ,bohor reedbuck, oribi among others. The park is home to there are patas monkey. The park also supports 460 bird species including the rare shoe-bill stock.
Safari highlights for 3 days Murchison Safari Uganda
Day one: Transfer from Kampala to Murchison falls with a stop at zziwa rhino sanctuary en-route
Day two: do morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise.
Day three: visit the top of the falls and transfer back to kampala
Safari day by day for 3 days Murchison Safari Uganda
Accommodation ( please click on a particular accommodation and view more details about it)
Day 1 : Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
You will be picked up by your safari Guide who will drive you to Murchison falls ,driving through Kampala city. On your way to the park you will make a stop over and visit zziwa rhino sanctuary where you will undertake a walking safari to track these rhinos.you will have lunch at kabalega dinner and later proceed to Murchison falls national park. Dinner and overnight at Murchison river lodge.
Day 2 : Game drive in the morning and boat ride on Victoria Nile
You will wake up very early to embark on your early morning game drive.later you return back to the lodge for your lunch.in the afternoon you will undertake a boat trip on the Victoria Nile up to the base of the Murchison falls. Dinner and overnight at Murchison River lodge.
Day 3 : Visit the top of the falls and departure
|Persons||Date||Price per person|
|2 Persons||Any date||USD1100.00|
|4 Persons||Any date||USD870.00|
|6 Persons||Any date||US780.00|
Safari for 3 days Murchison falls inclusions
- Full board accommodation
- Bottled water while on safari
- Professional English/ german speaking driver guide
- Transport in either 4*4 safari van or land cruiser with pop up roof
- Park entry fees
- All airport pick ups and drops
- All government taxes
- Fuel costs
Safari for 3 days Murchison falls exclusions
- Personal insurance
- International flights and visa
- Phone calls and bar bills
- Tips while on safari
- Accommodation in Entebbe the first day