4 days murchison falls safaris

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Overview:

This 4 days Uganda Adventure Safari starts and ends in Entebbe International Airport. Experience the wonder of the World’s reknown Murchison Falls as it squeezes through the narrow gorge.

Brief Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe International Airport

Day 2: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park via the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

Day 3: Morning game drives and afternoon boat cruise on the Nile

Day 4: Departure

DAY 1: ­ENTEBBE – KAMPALA (37 KMS) (DRIVE TIME: APPROX. 1 HOUR)

Meet and greet at Entebbe International Airport where your Uganda Adventure Safari starts by our representative who will warmly welcome you and facilitate seamless arrival formalities. Your will then be transferred to your hotel where you will be briefed about your adventure safari.

Depending on the time of arrival you are advised to have money Changed on this day and time allowing you may go for city tour with the help of our driver/guide.

Accommodation:

Meal Plan: Breakfast

DAY 2: KAMPALA – MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK (311 KMS) (DRIVE TIME: APPROX. 6-7 HOURS)

After your early morning breakfast drive northwest to Murchison Falls National Park via the Rhino Sanctuary where you will have an opportunity to trek Rhinos. There are 15 Rhinos which were reintroduced after their extinction in the 1970s through poaching. A local ranger guide will lead you on foot to an up-close encounter with the rhinos and it may take about 1 and half hours. Proceed to Masindi Town for lunch and later continue to Murchison Falls National Park arriving at your lodge late afternoon.

Accommodation:

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch and Dinner

DAY 3: MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK – GAME DRIVES AND BOAT TRIP

Arise very early in the morning for your game drive on the northern bank of the River Nile in your open-roof vehicle which will give you an excellent opportunity to view and photograph the diverse wildlife. Your guide will help you spot elephant, lion, cape buffalo, Roth child’s giraffe, hartebeest, waterbuck, oribi, bushbuck, bohor reed buck, hyena and if you are lucky, the leopard.

After lunch, go for a boat cruise upstream the calm Victoria Nile to the base of the falls stopping just few of meters from the ‘Devil’s Cauldron’, marvel at the schools of hippos, crocodiles and over the 17km stretch you may see elephant, waterbuck and Uganda Kob. This is also the zone of many birds, species like goliath heron, Egyptian goose, pelican bee-eater, kingfisher, hornbill, cormorant and the rare shoebill stork. After taking shorts of the photogenic Murchison Falls, you may choose to continue to the top of the falls, where you will have the amazing view of the falls! See where the Nile -world’s longest river explodes violently through a narrow cleft in the Rift Valley escarpment to plunge into a frothing pool 43m below. Later, return to your lodge and relax in the evening.

Accommodation:

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

DAY 4: DAY 3: MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK- KAMPALA [311 KMS]

After breakfast transfer back to Kampala arriving early evening.

End of Safari

INCLUSIVE:

  • All ground transportation in A 4×4 safari vehicle with all fuel
  • Full time driver/guide with all his associated expenses
  • Full board accommodation as per above itinerary
  • Ziwa Rhino
  • Game drive
  • Boat cruise on the Nile
  • Ferry crossing
  • Top of the Falls
  • Any other items included in the above itinerary

EXCLUSIVE:

  • International Air tickets
  • Visas
  • Personal insurance
  • Personal expenses such as drinks, tips, telephone calls, etc
  • Any other items which are not included in the above itinerary