The 3 days’ safari in Murchison falls national park will enable you have rhino trekking experience at Ziwa rhino sanctuary, a game drive in Murchison will make you spot a number of animals such as elephants, giraffes, African buffalos, lions and several bird species, later in the evening enjoy a 3 hours’ boat cruise along river Nile. Here you will view Murchison falls and hike to the top, hippos, crocodiles, and many aquatic birds can be seen along the shores of the Nile River. Hence making an amazing 3 days safari in Murchison national park in Uganda.
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison from Entebbe airport and stop at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
Our driver guide will pick you from Entebbe international airport and brief you about the entire safari to Murchison falls national park. You will immediately set off for a journey that takes 5-6 hours’ drive, and make a stopover at Ziwa rhino sanctuary for rhino trekking. While at Ziwa sanctuary, you will be able to see the white rhinos which are the only ones left in Uganda as others were poached years back. Take lunch after the trek, and proceed to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Accommodation option: Paraa Safari Lodge/Pakuba Safari Lodge/ Red Chili Rest Camp
Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise, hike to top of the falls
On this day, wake up early in the morning and have your breakfast and at around 6:30am, start a game drive. During this game drive you will be able to see many animals such as buffaloes, elephants, leopards, lions and much more, and also bird species such as, fly catchers, African jacana among others. At around 11am you will be transferred to the lodge, relax and have lunch.
In the afternoon, set off for a boat cruise and while there, you will spot various Nile crocodiles, hippos, buffaloes, and elephants and along the banks there are different bird species such as bee-eater, shoe billed stork, the colored kingfishers and much more. You will also have a hike to the top of the falls and in the evening have dinner and stay for an overnight at the lodge.
Accommodation option: Paraa Safari Lodge/Pakuba safari Lodge/ Red Chili Rest Camp
Day 3: Optional morning boat cruise to Albert Delta and transfer to Kampala /Entebbe airport
In the morning after breakfast, you will set off for an optional boat cruise to the Albertine Delta to explore more aquatic life. The Delta boat exposes you to numerous Nile crocodiles, hippos, buffaloes, African elephants and along the banks there are different bird species such as bee-eater, shoe billed stork, the colored kingfishers and much more.
Later you will be transferred to the park exit and drive Entebbe for your flight back home and depart from Uganda – the peal of Africa.