2 Days Murchison Falls Safari in Uganda

Durations2 Days

Tour TypeUganda Safari

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The 2 Days Murchison Falls Safari in Uganda offers an exciting adventure through Murchison Falls National Park, known for its diverse wildlife and stunning natural beauty. Here’s a breakdown of the itinerary:

Tour Schedule Details

– Start your day with an early breakfast in either Kampala or Entebbe.

– Depart for Murchison Falls National Park, which is located in the North-western circuit of Uganda. The journey will take approximately 5-6 hours, with a brief stopover in Luweero to purchase fresh fruits.

– Upon arrival at Murchison Falls National Park, you’ll enjoy the cool weather at Kaniyo-Pabidi forest.

– Check-in at your chosen lodge for a relaxed lunch.

– At 2:00 pm, embark on a Launch/Boat cruise along the Victoria Nile. During the cruise, you’ll have the opportunity to observe various wildlife, including Nile Crocodiles, Hippos, and aquatic birds like cattle egrets, kingfishers, skimmers, fish eagles, and bee eaters.

– You can also opt for a trek to the top of Murchison Falls to enjoy a panoramic view of the surroundings.

– In the evening, you’ll be picked up by your driver guide and transferred back to the lodge for an overnight stay.

Accommodation Options:

– Budget accommodations: Red Chili Safari Lodge or Heritage Lodge

– Mid-range accommodations: Pakuba Safari Lodge or Murchison River Lodge

– Luxury accommodations: Chobe Safari Lodge or Paraa Safari Lodge

– Start the day with an early morning guided game drive.

– After having breakfast, you’ll embark on a 3-4 hour guided game drive along the Northern game trails of Murchison Falls National Park. This is a great opportunity to spot a wide variety of wildlife, including lions, elephants, Rothschild giraffes, water bucks, Oribis, buffaloes, Jackson’s hartebeest, birds, and warthogs.

– For the best game viewing experience, you’ll be traveling in a 4WD safari car with a pop-up roof.

– After the game drive, return to your lodge to check out.

– You’ll then be transferred back to either Kampala or Entebbe to conclude your 2-day Murchison Falls safari adventure.

This itinerary provides a condensed but exciting glimpse into the natural wonders and wildlife of Murchison Falls National Park, making it an excellent choice for those with limited time. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery, diverse wildlife, and memorable experiences during your visit to this beautiful part of Uganda.