5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour

The 5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour takes you to Murchison Falls National Park for a Uganda Wildlife Safari in the park. The activities done in the park include Early morning and evening game drives, boat cruise, relaxation, and many more to do in the park. There are optional activities like Chimpanzee tracking in budongo forest, spot-fishing, swimming, White Rhino tracking in Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

Day 1 of the 5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour – The marvelous Murchison Falls

Depart from Kampala driving northwest to Murchison falls national park. (optional: Visit the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for a nature walk to see the rare rhinos in the wild.) Lunch in Masindi Hotel. Proceed to Murchison Falls National Park, the largest protected area in Uganda, with 3.840 Kms, named after the falls on the Victoria Nile. Dinner and overnight at Pakuba safari lodge.

Day 2 of the 5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour – The boat cruise on the River Nile

Embark on an early morning game drive on the Northern bank where your guide will help you spot elephants, lions, cape buffalos, Rothschild’s giraffes, hartebeests, waterbucks, Oribis, bushbucks, spotted hyenas and if you are lucky, leopards.

Return to the lodge for breakfast. After lunch, you will safari upstream by boat to the calm Victoria Nile and the base of the falls just tens of meters from the “Devil’s Cauldron.” There you can marvel at toothsome hippos, crocodiles and over the 17-kilometer stretch, you may also see elephants, waterbucks and Uganda kobs.

This is also the habitat for many bird species including goliath herons, Egyptian geese, pelican bee-eaters, kingfishers, Hornbills, cormorants, and the rare shoebill stork. Dinner and overnight at your lodge.

Day 3 of the 5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour – Murchison Falls at ease. (a Suggested day for fishing)

Hereafter breakfast optional: you will go back for the marathon second day of full game drives in the park. This time you will focus on various animals of your choice especially the lions, elephants, and giraffes. This is another experience that you will not forget so easily.

You will have lunch in the afternoon and thereafter drive to the top of the falls for a breathtaking sight of the raging Nile as it forces its way through a rocky gap barely six meters wide. This is the point where the Nile River explodes through a narrow gorge and cascades down to become a placid river. You will also have nature walk around in the park. Dinner and overnight.

Activities: Wildlife viewing, visiting the top of the falls and Bird Watching / Nature walk.

Day 4 of the 5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour – Murchison falls national park

This day is for your own relaxation, and refreshment, activities of your choice can be arranged at this time, with the help of our professional guides. Dinner and overnight as above.

Day 5 of the 5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour – Departure

5 Days Murchison falls Uganda Wildlife Safaris Tour

Murchison Falls National Park

Return to Kampala at leisure. Lunch in Masindi


For Zziwa sanctuary per person pays $45 per adult

Budongo Chimpanzee tracking $85 per adult

Full day fishing $625(inclusive; Fishing permit, equipments, a boat and a guide)

Half day fishing $340(inclusive; Fishing permit, equipments, a boat and a guide)

Services included

  • Full board accommodation

  • Ground transportation by a 4×4 Land Cruiser

  • Park entrance fees.

  • English Speaking Driver/Guide

  • Government Taxes.

Services not included

  • International flights

  • Meals on the way

  • Visas (visa for Uganda 50$).

  • Tips in hotels, drivers, guides, etc.

  • Drinks in general, extras in hotels, expenses of personal type.

  • Other optional activities that can be made during the tour and not included in the itinerary.

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