MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK
This amazing 2 Day Murchison falls experience will offer you a brief tour but rewarding Uganda tours Activities like hiking to the top of the falls, launch boat cruise on the Nile and unforgettable game drive in the park viewing several wildlife such the Rothschild giraffes, lions, antelopes, hyenas, elephants, leopards, warthog s and many more.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Kampala , Murchison falls|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 7:15 AM for a prompt departure at 7:30 AM.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:30 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
Day 1: Depart for Murchison falls national park.
Day 2: Game drive and return to Kampala
Day 1: Departure
Depart for Murchison Falls National park.
Early in the morning at 7:00am, a guide from Pearl Land Safaris will pick you from your hotel and you will embark on your journey to Murchison falls. Drive through bombo road and then through the districts of Luweero, Nakaseke, Nakasongola and Masindi as your guide will narrate to you the historical information about these Districts and Uganda at large. Continue to Masindi town where you will have lunch preferably restaurant or hotel.
After lunch, you will depart from Masindi town driving through the dirty dusty road to Murchison falls national park. It will take you approximately half an hour to get to the park. Get cleared at the Uganda Wildlife Authority Park Entrance Gates as you are ushered to park by playful baboons.
Drive thought the grassy savanna to hike the top of the falls. At the top of the falls, you will be treated by a beautiful view of the Nile water as it slaps through the tiny gorge, with such an awesome site, beautiful pictures/ photographs are worthy to be taken.
Later withdraw from the top of the falls and head for a boat cruise on the Nile getting an opportunity for view several aquatic animals such as the huge Nile crocodile and hippos. Also expect to see elephants, buffaloes, antelopes and bird species such as the herons, king fisher and eagles. Later in the evening head back to your booked lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
(Paraa Safari Lodge – Luxury option),
(Pakuba Safari Lodge – Midrange option),
(Red Chill Rest Camp – Budget option).
Game drive and return to Kampala.
Early in the morning have breakfast at 6:00am, your guide will pick you from your lodge at 7:00am and head straight for an early morning game drive, catch the opportunity to see early risers and hunters before they get back their havens.
The park has a boundary separating it into two the southern part and the northern part. The northern part has a higher concentration of wildlife than the southern part. If you happen to be lodging in the south, it is still possible to head to the northern park with a ferry to catch the abundance of wildlife. In your game drive, you have the opportunity of viewing lions, zebras, hyenas, antelopes, elephants, buffaloes, warthogs, hartebeest, leopards and many more.
Close to 11:30am, you will head back to your lodge, check out of your lodge and drive to Masindi town, Have your lunch there and later head back to Kampala.