3-days Murchison Falls and a wildlife safari in Uganda take you to north-western Uganda via the Luwero or Hoima Highway. While on this trip, you will view typical African home settings and other scenery. Murchison Falls National Park is known to offer remarkable game viewing.

Before you reach the park, visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to track the re-introduced rhinos, search for the rare shoebill, the loveliest bird, visit the top of the falls, ferry crossing for a game drive to spot the variety of wildlife that this endless offers year to year, boat ride closer to the falls or full-day boat to the delta, and visit Budongo Forest for chimpanzee trekking as you are spotting birds.

You must know when booking affordable Murchison Falls tour in Uganda

Group size: minimum one traveler
Transport 4X4 safari vehicle: land cruiser, van or minibus
Accommodation: safari lodge type (budget, mid-range or luxury)
Note: A 50 % initial deposit is required to secure the accommodation, and rhino tracking is done on your desire at $45 USD.

Highlights for affordable 3-days Murchison Falls safari in Uganda.

  • An exciting boat cruise on the Victoria Nile to Murchison Falls.
  • Unforgettable game viewing in Murchison Falls National Park.
  • Exceptional Rhino tracking in the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.
  • Travel in a customized 4WD safari vehicle.
  • Hiking on top of falls.
  • 2 nights’ accommodation.
  • Airport transfers.

Detailed itinerary for 3-days Murchison Falls safari in Uganda

Day 1: Travel from Entebbe or Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park

After an early morning breakfast, our guide will pick you up from your hotel of residence. Thereafter, drive to Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda’s biggest park. Visit the rhino sanctuary for lunch and, after doing Rhino tracking and shoebill searches while in the traditional canoe, go back to the lodge. Evening drives to the top of the falls and at this point, you’ll experience the supernatural formation of the falls. Dinner and overnight

Experience Shoebill Stork at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

Accommodation options

  • Luxury: Chobe Safari Lodge or Paraa Safari Lodge.
  • Mid-Range: Pakuba Safari Lodge or Murchison River Lodge.
  • Budget: Heritage Safari Lodge.
  • Meal plan: lunch and dinner.

Day 2: Murchison Falls game drive and boat ride

After an early breakfast, take the ferry crossing to the northern part of the park for your prior dawn Game drive to spot the most likely big cats hunting: elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, Uganda kobs, waterbucks, bushbucks, and warthogs, among others. For birders, this is great sightseeing. Return to the lodge for lunch, and in the afternoon go for a boat ride to the base of the falls, where you get to see hippos, Nile crocodiles, elephants, and a variety of beautiful bird species along the falls. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Boat cruise Murchison falls
Murchison Falls Boat Cruise

Accommodation options

  • Luxury: Chobe Safari Lodge or Paraa Safari Lodge.
  • Mid-Range: Pakuba Safari Lodge/or Murchison River Lodge.
  • Budget: Heritage Safari Lodge.
  • Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner.

Day 3: chimpanzee tracking in Budongo Forest and travel back to Kampala

Early morning breakfast, and after embarking on our safari jeep, it takes 8 hours to drive to Budongo Eco-tourism Site. This site is ranked among the first sites in Uganda as far as providing a variety of biodiversity is concerned. This site is eligible for birders, and in today’s activity, you will trek the chimpanzees, and a variety of fauna, flora, and Avian species will be spotted. Lunch at Budongo Eco-lodge, and after, drive to Kampala or Entebbe as you spot other scenery en-route. Board your flight back home and end your services. Meal plan: half-board

Optional day: Day 4: Full day boat ride on the Nile to the delta, where you will spot a variety of animals and bird species.

3-days Murchison Falls safari in Uganda includes:

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • Transportation by safari vehicle
  • Visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
  • Visit the top of the falls
  • Park fees
  • Game drives
  • Chimpanzee trekking in Budongo Forest.

However, Murchison Falls safari in Uganda excludes:

  • Airfare
  • Uganda 50-dollar Visa
  • Luxury drinks
  • Laundry
  • Tips for local guides
  • Personal Insurance
  • Personal shopping bills and cigarettes
  • Any other item not mentioned.

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