3 Days Murchison Falls National Park tour
3 Days Murchison Falls National Park tour is one of the shortest Uganda Wildlife Safari packages that a traveler can book and explore the biggest of all national parks in Uganda. Take off 3 days to explore Uganda’s biggest and most beautifully endowed park with a big number of game including the big 5, have a boat trip on the Nile and hike up the falls all in 3 days. The views on this package are breathtaking and this is a relaxing safari good for family, friends and also individual/ solo travellers.
Highlights of the 3 Days Murchison Falls National Park
- Day 1: Drive from Entebbe/ Kampala to Murchison falls NP for visit at the top of the falls.
- Day 2: Full day in Murchison falls National Park
- Day 3: Zziwa rhino visit and drive back to Entebbe/ Kampala to Murchison falls NP
Day 1: Drive from Entebbe/ Kampala to Murchison falls NP for visit at the top of the falls.
- Top of the Murchison falls visit: Your driver guide will be at the agreed pick up location at 8 am to brief you about the safari ahead of you. You will then set off for your drive to Murchison falls National park also known as Uganda’s largest national park. The drive is 4 hours so you will have an enroute lunch in Masindi and connect to the viewing point of the top of the falls inside the park. Spend some time and further connect to your hotel to check-in for dinner and a night stay. Hotel options for the night in Murchison are Twiga lodge for budget, Pakuba safari lodge for midrange and Para safari lodge for luxury.
Day 2: Full day in Murchison falls National Park
- Morning game drive and afternoon launch cruise on the Nile
- Morning Game Drive: After the tasty breakfast at your hotel, meet your driver-guide to set out to the park for an up to 5-hour game drive in the Murchison falls national park. Get to view the game of the park like the elephants, buffaloes, warthogs, lions, the Rothschild giraffes, Uganda kobs, Impalas, Hartebeest to mention but a few. Connect back to your hotel for lunch.
- Boat Cruise: After lunch and the sun cooling down, you will drive to the Nile for the afternoon launch cruise where you get to view the falls from the bottom this time. Feel the strength of the falls as you also see the water animals, for example, the crocodiles, hippos and the birds at the banks of the river like the cormorants, beater and the kingfisher to mention but a few. After the launch cruise, drive back to your hotel before it gets dark and in time for dinner and second night stay at the hotel as the night before.
Day 3: Zziwa rhino visit and drive back to Entebbe/ Kampala to Murchison falls NP
- Rhino trek at Zziwa Rhino sanctuary: After an early breakfast, check out of your hotel and meet your driver-guide to transfer you back to Entebbe with an enroute Zziwa rhino sanctuary visit for rhino trekking experience that lasts about 2 to 3 hours. Have lunch and continue further to Entebbe for your drop off at the airport or other drop off location as advised
End of the 3 Days Murchison Falls National Park tour
- Full-time 4WD safari vehicle with fuel
- English speaking knowledgeable driver-guide
- Park entry fees
- Launch cruise fee
- Rhino trek permit
- Accommodation on all nights as described
- Meals all trip; Breakfast, lunch, dinner
- Bottled drinking water on trip
- Visa fees
- Money transfer fees
- Optional activities not included in itinerary
- Personal needs such as telephone calls, laundry, alcoholic beverages, tips.