3 Days Murchison Falls National Park

3 Day Murchison Falls safari is the best short tour for seeing many savanna animals and wildlife in Uganda, with the best chances of spotting some of the much sought-after big cats such as the Lions and Leopard. The largest park in Uganda, Murchison Falls National Park is the prime destination for wildlife and big game viewing safaris in Uganda. It is located along the Nile, covering 3,480 square kilometers of various habitats ranging from forest, grassland, riverine woodland, borassus palms, acacia savanna, water. 

Pick up time for the safari is set at 7 am and location is either around Kampala or Entebbe. The tour guide shall pick you up from your hotel and set off to travel to Murchison Falls. You will take the Kampala – Gulu road, a smooth tarmacked (paved) road and by around mid-day you will be in Masindi town. Stopover for lunch and thereafter continue the journey, and in less than an hour to reach the southern entrance of the Murchison Falls park. Check in with the park staff and continue into the park driving through the dense Budongo Forest. You will be welcomed by hundreds of baboons lined along the road. For bird lovers, be on the lookout for some species. Wood doves hoover in front of the car, and the Saddle-billed Stork is a common sight along the road. Enjoy panoramic views across the thick forest. We shall later in the afternoon visit the Top of the falls before proceeding to the hotel for relaxation and overnight.

Rise very early in the morning and set out for the game drive before sunrise. Murchison falls being Uganda’s largest park, you will enjoy a variety of wildlife it has to offer including Lions, Leopards, Buffalos, Elephants, large numbers of Giraffes, Warthogs, Antelopes, Waterbucks and Bushbucks as well as the so many different bird species. After like 3-4hrs of the game drive, return to the Lodge for a late breakfast and relaxation. After Lunch, set out for the afternoon launch cruise to the bottom of the falls along the Victoria Nile. This 3hrs boat cruise will enable you to have a glance at a number of water loving animals such as Hippos, Crocodiles, Buffalos and so many bird species like the kingfishers, Cormorants, Hornbills, Goliath herons, Egyptian geese, pelicans and bee-eaters. After the cruise, return to your Lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

After breakfast, check out and leave for Kampala/Entebbe the drive today is about 6- 7 hours. The tour guide shall drop you off at your hotel to mark the end of the 3 Days Murchison Falls Safari.

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Welcome to Chloe Uganda – a local travel company that is passionate about the beauty of Africa and dedicated to providing exceptional and authentic travel experiences. Our speciality lies in gorilla tracking and wildlife safaris across stunning East Africa. Our team comprises of expert travel advisors and guides who have extensive knowledge and experience in the field. We aim to showcase the natural splendour of Africa, provide intimate encounters with its wildlife, and foster an appreciation for the environment and cultures of our destinations.