3 Days Murchison Falls Wildlife Safari in Uganda’s most Popular Safari Park.
The 3 days Murchison falls wildlife safari explores you to the Uganda’s largest national park (Murchison falls national park). The park is situated in the northwestern part of Uganda.
Murchison falls National Park comprises of Savannah grasslands with the Victoria Nile flowing through the park. The Victoria Nile divides the park into two parts, (the northern bank and the southern bank.)
Highlights for 3 days Murchison falls wildlife safari
- Day 1: Transfer to Murchison falls national park
- Day 2: Morning game drive and boat cruise on the Nile
- Day 3: End of 3 days Murchison falls wildlife safari
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison falls national park
You will be picked by your driver from your Hotel, brief you about the 3 days Murchison falls wildlife safari. After proceed to start the journey to Murchison falls national park passing through the Luwero triangle with a stop at the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for rhino trekking.
After trekking, embark to the journey with a second stop in Masindi town for lunch at Agip motel. Proceed to the park with sights to the baboons, warthogs among others.
- Luxury-Paraa safari
- Mid-range-Murchison River
- Budget-Red chilli
Day 2: Morning game drive and boat cruise on the Nile
Have a morning breakfast and then proceed for Game Drive where you will have chances to view a lot of wildlife like buffaloes, giraffes, elephants, antelopes, Lions, and a variety of bird species.
After the experience back to the lodge for lunch and relaxations, later in the afternoon head for a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls with chances to view Nile crocodiles, elephants, hippos, buffaloes, and a variety of bird species such as king fisher’s, shoe bills and many others.
The boat will take you to the falls and after hike to the top of the falls as you observe the magnificent vegetation and the landscape of the park. Back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: End of 3 days Murchison falls wildlife safari
After a hefty breakfast, proceed to have another game drive as you head your way out of the park. It will be a magnificent and great time as you search out for animals like buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, antelopes, and a variety of bird species. Proceed to Masindi where you have a stop for lunch. Continue to Kampala for your return fligh
End of the 3 Days Murchison Falls Wildlife Safari
Inclusions for 3 days Murchison falls national park
- Boat cruises
- Game drives
- Free crossing fees
- All meals
- Bottled drinking water
Exclusions for 3 days Murchison falls national park
- Accommodation in Kampala
- Personal expense
More information about Murchison falls national park
Murchison falls national park is known due to her magnificent and thunderous Murchison falls that squeeze through the 8m gorge wide
Murchison falls national park is a home to over 451 numerous bird species such as the Great Blue turaco, Goliath heron, dwarf kingfisher, the rare shoebills among others. the park hosts over 76 mammal species, and many Nile Crocodiles.
Geography and climatic changes
Murchison falls national park lies in the north western part of Uganda, spreading inland from the shore of Lake Albert around the Victoria Nile. Together with Adjacent 748 square kilometers Bugungu Wildlife Reserve and the 720 square kilometers Karuma Wildlife Reserve, the park forms the Murchison Falls Conservation Area.
Kabalega/Murchison Falls National Park is located in Bulisa District in western Uganda and in Nwoya district in the northern part of Uganda. The park is situated 305 kilometers, by road, northwest of Kampala, Uganda’s capital city
The climate in Murchison Falls is tropical and hot. Being close to the Equator, temperatures are quite uniform throughout the year. The area around Murchison Falls National Park has two rainy seasons.
These seasons are not pronounced they are at more equatorial regions in Uganda. Tourists can visit the park any time throughout the year, although conditions in the park are more difficult during the rainy season and it is usually advisable to use 4×4 vehicles while on your Murchison Falls Safari
Flora and fauna
The park is dominated by rivers, woodland, savanna, wetlands and tropical forest habitats that provide homes for the different wildlife species that are found in the park. Some of the animals include leopard, elephant, lion, hippopotamus, Rothschild’s giraffe, hartebeest, Oribis, warthog, Cape buffalo, and Uganda kobo.
The Nile corridor offers permanent water for these animals and lots of water birds which include the rare shoebill stork as well as Uganda’s biggest population of Nile crocodile. Kaniyo Pabidi forest also provides sanctuaries for chimpanzee and different primates along with an amazing bird species.
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