4 Days Murchison Falls National Park : This is a Uganda wildlife Safari in Murchison Falls National Park where you will get to visit the Top of the Falls , spot a number of wildlife on gake drives , take on launch cruise at the bottom of the falls , rack chimpanzees in Budongo forest as well as trek Rhinos at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

Safari Highlights

  • Day 1: Pick up and transfer for Murchison Falls National Park – Top of the falls visit
  • Day 2: Game drive and launch cruise at the bottom of the falls
  • Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking in Budongo Forest – evening game drive
  • Day 4; Rhino trekking and transfer to Entebbe and Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up and transfer for Murchison Falls National Park – Top of the falls visit

You will be picked up from you hotel after breakfast and transferred to Murchison Falls National Park-Uganda’s largest national park. The park is a habitat for big 4 game including elephants, buffaloes, lions and leopards. Enjoy en-route lunch in Masindi town before you proceed to enter the park. Connect to visit the top of the falls, the magnificent falls. Thereafter after, connect to your lodge for relaxation. Dinner and overnight stay at Tilenga Safari lodge for budget/Pakuba Safari lodge for mid-range

Day 2: Game drive and launch cruise at the bottom of the falls

After an early breakfast at the lodge, you will go for a morning game drive on the Northern Bank of River Nile. The activity takes about 3-5 hours and be able to view variety of wildlife including elephants, Rothschild giraffes, buffaloes, lions, Hartebeest, Uganda kobs, Oribis and waterbucks. After the drive, you will return to the lodge for lunch.

In the afternoon go for a launch cruise on the along the Nile which will give you an exciting panoramic view at the bottom of the mighty Murchison falls. Along the cruise, you will encounter crocodiles, hippos, and birds on the river banks like kingfisher, cormorants and bee-eater. After viewing the falls at the bottom, meet your driver who will transfer you back to your lodge. Dinner and overnight stay at as above.

Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking in Budongo Forest – evening game drive

On this day, after having early morning breakfast, you go for Chimpanzee tracking in Kaniyo Eco tourism site in Budongo forest which is the biggest mahogany forest in East Africa and a home to about 80 habituated chimpanzees. You will arrive very early so that you can start the forest walk in search of the chimpanzees, you will also enjoy the view and sound of birds and you will spend about 2-4 hours in search depending on their movement. Once finding them, you will stay for one hour with them watching them eat, rest and play.

4 Days Murchison Falls National Park
Chimpanzees in Budongo

After the adventure, connect for lunch. Later in the evening connect for a game drive to expand on your chances of seeing missed animals, at this time of the day, the animals are so active, so meeting them is very possible especially the lions and leopards. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay at either lodge as above

Day 4; Rhino trekking and transfer to Entebbe and Departure

After morning breakfast, set off to Ziwa rhino sanctuary for a 2-3 hours rhino trekking experience with en-route lunch. Then drive back to Kampala and your driver will drop you off at a location you will advise.

End of 4 Days Murchison Falls National Park

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