2 DAYS MURCHISON FALLS
This 2 days’ adventure leads you to Uganda’s largest conservation area. You get to see the world’s most powerful falls, do nature walks, and game viewing. Expect to see animals like the Nile crocodile, buffaloes, hippos, monitor lizards, elephants, giraffes, warthogs, impalas, and so on. Murchison Falls is home to four of the African Big five and over 350 bird species.
Day 1 Transfer to Murchison Falls.
You will be met by your guide for transfer to Murchison falls National Park. You are to have lunch on the way and arrival to the park will be in the afternoon. We check in and continue our journey to the River Nile so as to have a boat trip. While on the boat trip, expect to a number of aquatic birds, hippos, crocodiles, monitor lizards and so on. This gives you an opportunity to see how the Victoria Nile plunges over 45 meters over the Remnant rift valley wall thus creating the amazing Murchison Falls. You will also be able to see the rainbow that appears on the top of the falls all day. After here, check in lodge for evening accommodation.
Travel time – Approx. 6 Hrs
Meal plan – Breakfast, lunch and supper
Accommodation – Red Chilli Rest Camp
Day 2 Game drive and departure
You wake up for early breakfast and have a morning game drive in search for early risers. Expect to see elephants, giraffes, warthogs, many antelopes and bird species. We search for more game as we check out of the park. We have lunch in Masindi town and continue with our journey to Kampala. On our way to Kampala, you may opt to track rhinos at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. This is the only place in Uganda where you can still see rhinos in the wild. You will be transferred to your desired destination in Kampala hence end of service.
Travel time –Approx. 6Hrs
Meal plan – Breakfast and lunch
All Park Entrance fees
Boat trip on the River Nile
Game Drives and game ranger fees.
Transportation in a 4WD Safari car
English speaking driver/guide
All accommodation while on tour
Meals as specified in the itinerary
Ferry crossing fees on the River Nile
Enough bottled drinking water on safari
Rhino tracking fees (US $45)
Visa fees (US $ 50) per person.
Drinks besides water and tips
Laundry unless provided by your accommodation
Meals not included on the itinerary
Optional activities stated in the itinerary.
What to pack
Light clothes (for game drives in the warm savannah)
Jackets, hat, sunglasses
Personal cameras and binoculars
Insect repellent to avoid insect bites on game drives and boat trips
You can easily add on white water rafting, chimpanzee or gorilla tracking on this safari. However, the two later activities are not available for children below 16 years.
Flights between parks/sites can be arranged on request.
This safari will be confirmed after receiving at least 1/3 of the quoted price, the remaining balance can be settled on arrival.
While on site, we accept payment in only US Dollars, GB Pound, Euros and UG Shillings.
On this tour, you can remove the bits you do not want and add ones that you want to suit your budget and interest.
ENJOY YOUR TRIP!