3 Day Murchison Falls National Park Tour Uganda
The 3 Day Murchison falls Tour is and interesting though short safari , that sees you visit one of Uganda’s largest national park filled with multiple attractions. Among the high lights of the safari include
Game drives in the park seeing lions, buffaloes, giraffes, warthogs, antelopes, elusive leopards and many more, Top of top of the falls hike, launch cruise on the Nile spotting several wildlife not excluding crocodiles, hippos and birds.
Briefs about Murchison falls National Park
The Murchison Falls is the focal point of the 3,893 square meter National Park of the same name. The mighty river on top of the falls, explodes through a narrow gorge and flows down the falls to become a very placid river; the banks of which are lined with hippos, water bucks, buffaloes and crocodiles. The park is blessed with many large mammals such as lions, leopards, elephants, giraffes, hartebeests, oribis and Uganda Kobs. In addition there are primates, including Chimpanzees, as well as hundreds of bird species which will make you trip to Uganda a memorable one.
There is much to do in Murchison falls National park including game drives, launch trips down the river, chimpanzee tracking, fishing and trail hiking. there is also little idle time in the park , except for your down time at your accommodation.
Brief Itinerary – 3 Day Murchison falls Tour
- Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe Airport
- Day 2: Murchison Falls National Park Transfer
- Day 3: Game Drive & Boat Cruise
Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe Airport
Depending on the time of your flight, your guide can take you to some of the sights to see in Kampala. At night, Kampala can be very lively, with many restaurants, bars, casinos and music venues. Your Jewel Safaris guide will be a good source of information in terms of some nightly entertainment.
Day 2: Murchison Falls National Park Transfer
After an early breakfast, your Jewel Safaris guide will pick you up at your hotel and you will begin your journey to Murchison Falls National Park. There will be an opportunity to stop on the way at a handicraft workshop, to see local people making crafts.
Lunch will be in Masindi town, where your guide will take you to a local Ugandan restaurant to taste some traditional dishes.
After lunch you will proceed directly to the 45 meter high Murchison Falls, within the park. En route you will encounter many wildlife species; your first taste of the magnitude of animals you will see tomorrow on the Game Drive.
Before it gets dark, you will proceed to your accommodation; where you will check in and have dinner.
Day 3: Game Drive & Boat Cruise
After another early breakfast, you will be driven to the northern part of the Murchison Falls National Park for a Game Drive. There are many large mammals in this part of the park, including lions, elephants and a plethera of bird species.
You will return to your accommodation for an early lunch and then go to the base of the Murchison Falls for a boat ride on the safari launch. Here you will encounter hippos, buffaloes, as well as crocodiles lining the banks of the river.
You will return to Kampala in the early evening and return to your hotel, or if your ongoing journey is in the evening, taken to the airport in Entebbe.
End of 3 Day Murchison falls Tour
What is included;
- Transport- tour vehicle, fuel and driver
- Full board accommodation for the nights
- Entrance fees.
- All activities.
- Bottled drinking water
What is not included
- Air ticket
- Personal expenses.
- Cost for anything that is not mentioned in the itinerary.