3 Days Murchison Falls Safari

3 Days Murchison Falls Safari

3 Days Murchison Falls Safari 3 Days Murchison Falls Safari - The 3 day safari to the largest national park in Uganda and the best park for short tours. Murchison falls National Park is located along the Nile. Murchison falls is home to many savanna animals and wildlife, from the park you will have high chances of seeing the big five wildlife that include lion, elephant, leopard, buffalo and rhinoceros. Murchison falls is prime destination for wildlife which includes more than 87 mammal’s species, and over 650 bird species.

Your three days safari activities will include games drives along the savanna grassland, boat cruise, nature walks and visiting at the top of the falls.

Day 1: departure from Kampala to Murchison falls

Day 2: Game drive and boat cruise

Day 3: Transfer to Kampala 

Detailed Itinerary

3 Days Murchison Falls Safari

Day 1; Departure from Kampala to Murchison falls

On the first day of your 3 Days Murchison Falls Safari, our professional driver/guide will pick you up after your morning breakfast to set off for the journey to Murchison falls national park.  The journey to Murchison falls takes only 5 hours by car drive and the journey starts at 7:30 am. The driver will make stopover from Masindi town where you have lunch from Masindi hotel which is one of the historical hotels in Uganda. You will be served with best delicious foods prepare by the professional chefs. After lunch you will then proceed with the safari to Murchison falls and you will reach the southern entrance gate of Murchison Falls Park where you will check in with the park staff and you will continue driving along the park through Budongo forest. You will view baboons, bird’s elephants, lion, and buffalo to mention the few.

You will reach the Nile where you have to cross with ferry to the other side where you find you accommodation for overnights. Upon arrive to lodge you will check in and wait for dinner and overnight.


Red chili lodge- budget

Paraa safari lodge –luxury

Murchison River lodge –mid-range

Day 2: Game drive and boat cruise

On the second day of your 3 Days Murchison Falls Safari, you will have morning breakfast very early morning and the driver will pick you for early morning game drive to the northern region of the park. The northern region is covered with savanna and woodland that supports variety of wildlife. The game drives starts very early in morning to get a chance to find animals still around before going for hunting. The elusive predators such as lions, leopard jackal and hyenas are active in hunting.  You will explore the game trials towards Lake Albert delta which is concentrated with the big games like the African elephant, African lions, giraffes, buffalos, and antelope to mention the few. You will enjoy the beautiful savanna landscape with the plenty of life and wonderful scenery. After the game drive you will head to lodge for lunch break and head back to the Nile for boat cruise.

You will go for memorable boat safari long the River Nile with experienced guide. You will go upstream to the base of the Murchison falls, the boat safari offers full view of wildlife sighting which include, Crocodile, Hippos and lizards are common throughout the cruise. You will sight animals like buffalos, elephants and antelopes drinking and cooling off the heat by the river bank. You can leave the boat and go in for photo shot and hiking the rock. You will have memorable photos of water forcing its self out the rock. The drive will transfer you back to the lodge for dinner and overnight. End of day two.

Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala

You will have morning breakfast on the third day of your 3 Days Murchison Falls Safari, head to River Nile where you will cross with ferry. The driver take you slow along Budongo forest to southern entrance to check-out. Still you will view wildlife along the road and the driver will make stopover at Masindi hotel for lunch and continue to Kampala. On arrival to Kampala the driver will drop you to the hotel or transfer you back to Entebbe international airport to catch up with your flight.

What is included in the safari?

4*4 wheel car

Full board lunch



Bottle water

Park fees

What is not included in the safari?

Accommodation on arrival

Your flight payment

Activities which are not included in the itinerary

Extra expense.