This 2 Days Murchison Falls safari transfers you through the towns of Luweero, Nakasongola and Masind to the Murchison Falls national park commonly known for its world’s greatest waterfall. The park is gifted with a number of attractions including 76 species of mammal with four members of the African big five that is the lions, elephants, buffaloes and leopards and a home to over 450 species of birds like the Abyssinian ground hornbill.
Your 2 day safari to this takes you through a great adventurous game drives, boat cruise along the Victoria Nile to the bottom of the falls to observe the squeezing of the Nile River in a 7 meter gorge before tumbling 40 meters down in a thunderous explosion, bird watching and hiking top of the world’s spectacular falls.
Program for your 2 Days Murchison Falls safari
Day 1: Drive to Murchison Falls and Boat cruise along the Victoria Nile
Wake up early in the morning and have your breakfast served before 6:00am. Our driver guide will pick you up from your preferred pick up point or hotel of residence after breakfast to immediately embark on your 6 hours’ journey to Murchison Falls national park situated in the north western region of Uganda.
Later check into the park and drive directly to the top of the falls which is our first attraction point regardless of the mammal species like baboons spotted along the way.
Afterwards proceed for ferry crossing to get to the southern section of the park where we shall have our lunch from. After lunch you will go for an afternoon boat ride along the Nile River towards the bottom of the spectacular falls. You will be in position to see a number of animals like elephants, buffaloes, giraffes, hippos, antelopes, warthogs, among others that come to drink water, cool themselves from the scorching heat and feed on the fresh grass along the banks of the River. You will also see the Nile crocodiles and a number different of bird species.
After the boat ride, embark on an evening game drive while heading to our lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Early morning game drive and drive back to Kampala or Entebbe
After the morning breakfast, check out of the lodge and embark on the early morning game drive with your drive guide who will lead you see more wildlife species before they go back into their hide outs. Expect to see more animals like lions, leopards, elephants, hyenas, giraffes, Uganda cobs, warthogs, antelopes, buffaloes, among others.
After the game drive check out of the park as well and embark on your 6 hours’ journey back to Kampala or Entebbe or your preferred drop off point.
Expect a stopover in Masindi town or at Kabalega diner for lunch, then continue driving to our drop off point.
What is included in your 2 days Murchison Falls safari package
- English driver guide
- Park entrance Fees
- Visiting top of the falls
- Ferry crossing
- Game drives
- Boat ride
- Bottled water
- Transportation to and fro
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary