The 4 Days Murchison safari Uganda takes you to Uganda’s largest and most popular national park. Murchison falls national park is named after the mighty thunderous waterfall on the river Nile that forces its way through a narrow gorge and tumbles 43m before it journeys to the Mediterranean Sea.
Various wildlife such as elephants, hippos, Nile crocodiles and over 451 recorded bird species flood the river banks. The park is also home to habituated chimpanzees in Budongo forest. About 800 of these great apes live in this virgin mahogany tree tropical forest.
Entebbe or Kampala
Upon your arrival at Entebbe Airport, you will meet a representative from the big5 Adventures Uganda Safaris who will transfer you to the lodge at the lake heights hotel.
This morning, after a briefing, you will begin your journey to the beautiful Murchison falls, National Park. Stopover at Ziwa rhino sanctuary in Nakasongola to track rhinos at an extra $50 per person. Afterwards, drive and enter the park then head to the top of the breath-taking Murchison falls. Check into your lodge and if time allows, an evening game drive will be a rewarding experience. Dinner and overnight at Murchison River Lodge. (B.L.B)
Morning breakfast followed by a morning game drive in search of giraffes, Hyenas, Uganda Kobs, Lions, Oribis, elephants, and hartebeest. Return to the lodge for lunch and later an afternoon, 3 hours thrilling boat cruise upstream to the bottom of the Falls. You will have a closer view of the mighty waterfall on the River Nile. Expect to see hippos and Nile crocodiles in the water as well as elephants, warthogs, and buffaloes along the shores. Dinner and overnight at Murchison River Lodge. (B.L.D)
Finally have breakfast, check out of your lodge and drive to Budongo forest for chimpanzee tracking at an extra $95 per person(Optional). Head back to Kampala and if time allows you will go on a shopping spree at the craft market on Buganda road. Afterwards, drive to Entebbe Airport and catch your flight back home.