3 Days Murchison Falls Wildlife Safari

3 Days Murchison Falls Wildlife Safari is one of the leading safari destinations in Uganda, if you are looking for a best Uganda wildlife viewing safari package 3 days Murchison falls safari should be on top of your list. This safari package takes you on a safari in Murchison falls national park, Murchison falls national park is located in Masindi district and features THE Magnificent Murchison falls as the most attractive feature in the park. Murchison falls national park hosts 76 animal species such as elephants, giraffes, leopards, lions, Uganda kob, waterbucks, warthogs, crocodiles, hippos, Jackson’s hartebeests which are encountered on game viewing safari. There are also a variety of bird species such as Flycatcher, Squacco Heron, African Jacana, Sandpipers, Denham’s Bustard, Abyssinian Ground-Hornbill, Black-billed Barbet, Black-headed Gonolek, Eastern Grey Plantain-eater, Piapiac, Silverbird encountered on birding safaris. 

This safari starts from Kampala and ends in Kampala 

Highlights of 3 days Murchison falls safari  

  • Day 1: Transfer to Murchison falls national park with a visit at Ziwa rhino sanctuary 
  • Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat safari 
  • Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala 

Detailed itinerary of 3 days Murchison falls safari

Day 1: transfer to Murchison falls national park with a visit at Ziwa rhino sanctuary 

The 1st day of 3 days Murchison falls safari is for transferring from Kampala to Murchison falls national park, after early morning breakfast at your hotel you will meet your driver guide and set off on a drive to Murchison falls national park using the Kampala-Gulu highway. On your way you will have a stopover in Masindi town for lunch then continue to the park, when you arrive in the park you will check into your lodge

Accommodation is got from 

  • Luxury: Paraa Safari Lodge 
  • Midrange: Murchison River Lodge  
  • Budget: Heritage Safari Lodge  

Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner

Day 2: morning game drive and afternoon boat safari 

The 2nd day of 3 days Murchison falls safari you are to do morning game drive and afternoon boat safari, as early as 6:00 am you will head to the savannah plains of Murchison falls national park for game viewing safari on a game drive. Through the widows of your safari van lookout for animals like lions, hyenas, leopards, jackals, giraffes, antelopes, buffaloes, elephants and many more. After the experience you will head back to your lodge for late breakfast and rest as you wait for lunch. After lunch you will head back to the park for an afternoon boat safari, on the boat cruse at the bottom of the falls you will enjoy sights of the magical Murchison falls and sights of crocodiles, hippos and many bird species such as Gray crowned crane, Giant Kingfisher, Giant Heron, Shoebill stork, Abyssinian Ground Hornbills, Nightjars, Marabou stork, Black-headed Lapwing, Back-bellied Bustard and many more. In evening you will have dinner and stay overnight at your lodge.

3 Days Murchison Falls Wildlife Safari
3 Days Murchison Falls Wildlife Safari

Day 3: transfer back to Kampala

The 3rd and last day of 3 days Murchison falls safari you are to transfer back to Kampala for a drop off, after early morning breakfast at your lodge you will meet your safari driver, checkout of your lodge and set off on a drive back to Kampala. On your way you will have en-route lunch and when you arrive in Kampala you will be dropped off either at your hotel or at Entebbe international airport for your departure flight. 

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