2 Days Murchison Falls National Park Safari
2 Days Murchison Falls Safari- Murchison falls National Park is Uganda’s biggest National park and it offers one of the best safari experiences in Uganda. The two day safari will entitle you to memorable game drive, fishing from river Nile, fish catch are huge Nile Perch and will have to view some of the animals like the elephants, baboons, hippos, antelopes, lions, leopards, giraffe, buffaloes, warthogs, hyenas and not only will you view animals species but also will view bird species like shoebill stork, reptiles, butterflies and the ever green beautiful scenery of Savannah will be viewed.
Highlights: 2 Days Murchison Falls National Park
- Day 1: Kampala to Murchison falls wildlife park drive
- Day 2: morning Game safari and transfer back to Kampala.
Detailed Itinerary 2 Days Murchison Falls National Park
Day 1: Kampala to Murchison falls, stop at Masindi and boat cruiser
Your 2 Days Murchison falls Safari journey will start by picking you from the hotel by our driver/ guide at 7:00 am. The driver shall brief you on your 2 day Murchison falls safari program then transfer to Murchison falls. The routes used Kampala via Masindi and take 5 hours drive to Murchison falls. Before Masindi we have option of adding Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary on the itinerary which is Rhinos preserved location for Rhinos breeding. Actually passing via Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary is not necessary but can be done on your wish as our client. We shall make stop over at Masindi hotel for lunch and proceed to Murchison.
Upon arrival to the park, we shall head to the top of the falls and the falls makes Murchison falls national park famous in Uganda. When at the top of the falls, you will listen to the sounds of the water and have full view sights that include the rainbow that never disappear and being created by the mist of the falls. The falls top is the best place for taking most memorable pictures and seeing waterfalls forcing themselves out of the rocks.
You will proceed for launch cruise on the Nile River and its helps you relax your mind from the long journey. Through the ride you will sight variety of wildlife on the River boundaries and in water because there are a lot of water animals like crocodiles, hippos, a lot of animals move to the river bank to drink water and after that wonderful moment in falls end of day one. Drive to the lodge for refreshment, dinner and overnight.
Mid-range –Murchison River lodge, Pakuba safari lodge
Luxury- paraa safari lodge
Budget- Heritage safari lodge
Day 2: Murchison falls park and back to Kampala.
Morning breakfast is served, very early in the morning and after breakfast you will proceed for morning game drive with the game ranger from Uganda wildlife authority. Murchison falls is blessed with variety of mammals and birds species which includes lions, leopards, hyenas, elephants, giraffes, buffaloes and so many animals having morning sun. We shall cross river Nile by ferry to be transfers back to Kampala. Lunch stop will be at masindi hotel than continue and stop at Luwero district for some fruits like pineapples, jackfruits, passion fruits, mangoes among others. We will arrive to Kampala late in the evening; the driver will drop you to your hotel room or back to the airport to catch up with the flight.
What is included on the 2 days Murchison falls safari?
- Game drives
- Transfer to Murchison falls and back to Kampala
- All necessary payment depending on the itinerary
- English speaking driver/guide
- 4*4 open roof safari vehicle
- Boat ride
What is not included?
- Your flights payment
- Hotel room fee on arrival
- Extra days
Note ; tsetse flies are in the park, so we do advise our clients not to dress on blue, white or black clothes because those colors are so attractive to tsetse flies
2 Days Murchison Falls National Park Safari
Day 1: Pick-up and transfer to Murchison Falls
After an early morning breakfast, our guide will pick you from your hotel in Kampala by 6:30 and brief you about your 2 days safari to Murchison falls. You will then embark on your journey to Uganda’s largest and most beautiful national park, the Murchison falls national park located in northern Uganda.
The journey takes you through a scenic country side away from the big cities, upon arrival at Murchison falls, you will go and have lunch at red chili rest camp before proceeding to visit the top of the falls where you will have an opportunity to see the nile squeeze its self into a gorge only 8 meters wide to form the strong and power full Murchison falls.
You will then proceed for a launch cruise along the Nile to the bottom of falls, the Murchison falls boat cruise lasts for two hours. During this boat cruise you will be able to see a variety of wildlife and birds along the shores of the Nile.
In the evening you will set out for a sunset game drive where you will have an opportunity to see the most elusive game. You will then transfer to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Accommodation options: Red chili Safari lodge (budget)/ Pakuba Safari Lodge (Mid-range) / Chobe Safari lodge or Paara Safari lodge (luxury)
Day 2: Morning game drive and transfer back to Kampala via the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary
You will wake up very early in the morning and go for a morning game drive where you will see some predators that wake very early to hunt their prey. The morning game drive will last for three hours after which you will go for a late breakfast at your hotel then leave for the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.
Upon arrival at the Ziwa rhino sanctuary, you will go to track the white Rhinos, return to the Ziwa restaurant for lunch then start your journey back to Kampala.
Upon arrival in Kampala, you will be dropped of at your hotel.
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