2 DAYS MURCHISON FALLS TOUR
Murchison Falls National Park is located approximately 310km and takes around 5 to 6hours driving to Masindi in the Northern end of the Albertine rift valley where the sweeping of Bunyoro escarpment tumbles into vast, palm-dotted savanna, hosting over 76 species of mammals. This stretch of river provides one of Uganda’s most remarkable wildlife spectacles.
- Boat cruise
- Game drive
Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe and Transfer to Murchison Falls
You will be welcomed by representatives from Prime Tours Uganda. Transfer to Kampala city, and then embark on journey en route Murchison Falls National Park via Bombo road. Stopover in Luwero town for lunch at Unique restaurant/Royal restaurant/Best Meals restaurant. Continue northwards to Karuma falls where you will see troops of baboons staring on at vehicles passing by, you will be amazed by the beautiful water falls passing under the Karuma Bridge. Head on to Murchison falls via Pakwach and check in at the lodge.
Go for a boat cruise to the Albertine Delta. Expect to see Nile crocodiles busking at the river banks, schools of hippos swimming in the water, aquatic birds among others. You will be swept off your feet by the spectacular view of the Nile waters gushing through a narrow gorge only about 7 meters wide falling to a depth of about 40 meters. The Nile waters divide
The boat will dock at a point a few meters away from the Devil’s Cauldron where you will begin your hike to the top of the falls. The hike is a rewarding experience as you will have various views of the waterfalls and you could spot the rainbow casted by the waterfalls and this is where River Nile passes at a tip of Lake Albert forming the Albert Nile. Dinner and overnight stay Paraa Safari Lodge/Fort Murchison lodge/Murchison safari lodge
Day 2: Game drive and Departure
Early morning breakfast at 6:30am and thereafter go for a morning game drive through the winding tracks of the large park as you watch the beautiful sun rise. Expect to see the regular animal species to the riverbanks include elephants, Jackson’s heart beast, kobs, baboons, monkeys, giraffes and buffaloes; while hippos, Nile crocodiles and aquatic birds are permanent residents.
Proceed to Masindi town where you are to have lunch at Kabalega restaurant/Jazz restaurant/Traveller’s Conner restaurant. After lunch, embark on the journey back to Kampala, you will dropped at the location of your choice or at Entebbe airport for an evening flight.
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|NO. OF PAX
- 4WD Safari vehicle
- Park entrance fees
- Full board accommodation
- Professional English speaking guide
- Boat cruise
- Tour activities
- Bottled drinking water
- Government levies & taxes
- Visa costs
- Insurance costs
- Personal expenses
- Laundry costs
- Extra food and drinks