Safari Over view
This 3 day Murchison falls Safari is a fun filled mini safari. On this safari, we will be able to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Nakasongola plains, enjoy a boat cruise on the Nile where we will be able to see wildlife like Hippos, Elephants, crocodiles and a lot of birds. We will have a game drive and will be able to see more wildlife like Giraffes, Lions, Buffaloes, Elephants, Leopards, Hyenas, antelopes and so much more
Kampala to Murchison falls
We will begin our 3 day safari by departing for the park very early in the morning. We shall stop at Kabalega Diner for breakfast. We will drive through Kiryandongo, witness the beautiful scenery, cross the Nile at Karuma falls and head onto Packwach. We will enter the park and check into the lodge in time for lunch. After lunch, we will relax, take a dip into the pool. We shall venture out in the late evening to witness the hyenas leave their shelter for hunting.
DAY 2 Murchison Falls
We shall have an early start in search for wildlife. With a trained UWA guide we will venture out onto Delta in search for the wildlife. We will get to see the lions, buffaloes, Elephants, Rothschild Giraffes, water bucks, Hippos, hyenas, cobs, Oribi, Jackson’s heart beast and a variety of birds including Abyssinian ground horn bill, crested crane, King fisher, Egyptian plover, egret and so much more. We will have a trained UWA guide with us to answer all the questions that we might have. We will then return to the lodge for an early lunch. (We can either choose to go for about cruise in the afternoon or decide to do it on the way out of the park the next day) We shall a relaxing afternoon and evening at the lodge.
Murchison Falls to Kampala
Should we choose to do the boat cruise on the third day, we will have an early breakfast and head out for the boat cruise. We will drive through the park since the lodge is located in the middle of the park. We will be able to see some more wildlife on our way to the boat launch. On this boat cruise, we will still be able to see more wildlife like elephants, hippos, water bucks, crocodiles and plenty of birds. This boat ride will take us to the bottom of the Murchison falls. The scene is spectacular. You will be able to see the river Nile forced down a 7 meter gap just to fall 40 meters down into the river. A UWA guide will be us to give us all the necessary information about the falls, animals and birds. The boat ride takes up to 3 hours. We will then embark on our journey back to Kampala.