3-Days Classical Murchison falls National Park Safari

Book a 3-day trip to Murchison falls National Park with Tue vine safari. This safari is incredibly one of the most affordable and cheapest Uganda’s safari. It entails  a famous visit to Ziwa Rhino sanctuary, a visit to the top of the falls, a game drive, and a scenic boat cruise along the Nile River.

With a rich history and vast landscapes, the park is a must-see destination for unforgettable wildlife experiences. This park is home to over 76 mammal species which may be seen on a game drive these includes, Giraffes, Elephants, Lions, Leopards, Buffaloes, Uganda Kobs, and many more. Most of these wildlife species are found on the northern banks of the park.

Trip Summary

Day 1: Depart Kampala for Murchison Falls National Park with a visit to Ziwa Rhino sanctuary and hike top of the falls

Day 2: Half-day game drive and afternoon boat cruise along the Nile

Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala

Itinerary in Details

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison falls National Park

Prepare for the drive to Murchison Falls National Park after breakfast. This journey takes you to the Northwestern parts of Uganda, with a stopover at the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary in Nakasongola along the way. This will allow you to see the last remaining black and white rhinos, which were poached to extinction during Idi Amin’s reign in the early 1970s. After that, continue the drive to the park, stopping for lunch in Masindi en route and visiting the top of the falls before checking into your preferred booked lodge. Overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge, Nile Safari Camp, or Red Chill Camp.

Day 2: Morning game drive and an afternoon boat trip along the Nile

Today, get up early with a cup of coffee and prepare for a game drive through Murchison’s vast wilderness. You can either go to the ferry crossing towards the northern banks, depending on where you live. This area is rich in flora and fauna, and it is home to many wildlife species such as lions, buffaloes, elephants, antelopes, and leopards.
Afterward, go for lunch while you wait for an afternoon Nile boat cruise. This allows you to see a variety of species such as hippos, crocodiles, and the giant African fin foot while taking photos to last a lifetime. Return to Para Safari Lodge / Nile Safari Camp / Red Chill Camp for the daybreak, dinner, and overnight.  

Day 3: Return to Kampala or Entebbe

Get up early for breakfast and check out of the lodge before driving back to Kampala. Have lunch en route in Masindi before continuing to Kampala at your residence or Entebbe Airport, depending on your scheduled flight time.

End of Safari

Price starts $ 600 

Package Inclusions 

  • Safari vehicle /car hire

  • Services of an English-speaking guide 

  • Park entrance fees

  • Hike top of the falls  

  • Visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary 

  • Boat cruise at along the Nile 

  • Wild game drives

  • 2 nights full board accommodation

  • Lunch en-routes 

  • 1 litter bottled drinking water per day 

Optional Activities

  • Community visits

  • Bird watching  

  • Canoe ride at Ziwa rhino farm

Package Exclusions 

  • Air ticket and Visa fees (this can be done based on personal arrangements) 

  • All times of personal nature

  • All drinks and beverages that are alcoholic

  • Any activity that is not mentioned in the itinerary above