3 Days Murchison Falls National Park


The 3 day Murchison falls NP tour is an ideal holiday escape for travelers, families or even friends especially those with limited time to travel. This safari offers you a chance to enjoy a remarkable game viewing in the largest park of Uganda plus a boat cruise on the Nile River to the bottom of the most powerful waterfalls in the world; Murchison falls to view some of the 75 mammal species that call the park a home lying on the river banks.

Summarized itinerary.

Day 1: Transfer from Entebbe to Murchison falls national park.

Day 2: Game drive and boat cruise.

Day 3: Transfer from Murchison falls NP to Entebbe.

Detailed itinerary.

Day 1: Transfer from Entebbe to Murchison falls NP.

Early morning after breakfast, the driver/guide picks you from the hotel and start on the journey to the famous Murchison falls national park. The journey itself is an experience of its own, it hits you with stunning sceneries of the savannah besides of the Gulu road.

  • Have an optional stop at Ziwa rhino sanctuary to track the huge white rhinos, an experience that takes you close with the only white rhinos in Uganda.

From here proceed to Masindi for a lunch break, after continue directly to the park, arriving in the evening check in at the lodge for refreshment, dinner and overnight.



Budget: Heritage Safari lodge

Day 2: Game drive and boat cruise on Victoria Nile.

Wake up and have a very early morning coffee then head for a morning game drive to spot some of the big five including lions, buffaloes, leopards, elephants, Antelopes, water bucks, Jackson hartebeest, jackals and giraffes. The morning game drive gives you a chance to spot the nocturnal animals and the hunters before they return to their hideouts as well as the early risers. After the game drive, head to the lodge for breakfast.

In the afternoon after lunch, go for the boat cruise on the Victoria Nile which is the high spot in this park to view lots of wildlife species at a close and clear range.

The wildlife likely to be spotted on a boat cruise ranges from hippos, elephants, buffaloes, antelopes and many others that come to drink water to refresh themselves off the scorching sun and also to enjoy fresh grass along the banks of the river in the afternoon. However also spot reptiles like the Nile crocodiles and a number of bird species.

The boat goes to the base of Murchison falls and here you get a chance to see the most lovely and powerful falls in the world. You can either choose to hike to the top of the falls or not then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.


Budget: Heritage Safari lodge

Day 3: Transfer from Murchison falls NP to Entebbe.

Have breakfast at the lodge then head back to Entebbe via Masindi town where you will have an en-route lunch. The driver/guide will drop you to the hotel or at the airport for the onward flight.

The wildlife safari in Uganda is much rewarding and worthy especially in Murchison falls national park because the atmosphere, the wildlife and the facilities are all incredible.

End of safari.


2 PAX $876
4 PAX $697

Cost inclusions:

  • Park entrance fees.
  • 4 WD Luxurious Land cruiser Vehicle, with a pop-up roof, functioning A.C, comfortable seats, etc.
  • A professional English speaking Driver guide.
  • Boat cruise on Victoria Nile.
  • Hike and viewing the thunderous Murchison falls from the top.
  • Free Wi-Fi internet in the vehicle.
  • All ground transportation and fuel.
  • Accommodation based on bed and breakfast basis in a budget facility.
  • All activities / service as per itinerary.
  • Drinking water in the vehicle

Exclusions of the safari:

  • Visas.
  • International air fares.
  • Activities / services that are not included in the itinerary.
  • Alcoholic drinks / wines.
  • Laundry and any service of personal nature.
  • Any activity mentioned as optional.