3 Days Murchison Falls National Park Trip

Are you planning on a short trip to Uganda that will help you cover much of wildlife viewing as well as adventure? A 3 days trip to Murchison Falls National Park is an ideal safari package for those that have less time but need much of an adventure. This trip covers wildlife viewing, boat cruise, comfortable night stay in the safari lodges and transfers.

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park

Having had your breakfast, get ready to join your driver for an interesting drive to the park, the drive is approximately 6-7hrs. Murchison Falls National Park is located and bordered by Nwoya, Gulu and Masindi districts. On this transfer, make a stop at the Zziwa Rhino sanctuary and track the remaining white Rhinos; this is also an ideal spot for a hot lunch. After lunch and rhino tracking, proceed to the park for the rest of the evening with dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation: Paraa Lodge, Pakuba Safari Lodge, Murchison River Lodge, Heritage Safari Lodge

Day 2: Wildlife viewing and Boat cruise

Today is the best highlight for the trip with an adventurous game viewing drive  through the park tracks, with opportunities to  see the giraffes, buffaloes, elephants, lions, the Uganda Kob, antelopes, warthogs, bushbucks and so many beautiful birds.

An early morning game is so ideal to view most of these animals than in the evening and afternoon. Boat cruise along the White Nile, is so rewarding with great views of Murchison Falls, Nile crocodiles, elephants, buffaloes, numerous water birds and swampy papyrus banks. There are hiking trips to the top of the falls and the hikes take approximately 40-50 minutes.

Accommodation: Paraa Lodge, Pakuba Safari Lodge, Murchison River Lodge, Heritage Safari Lodge

Day 3: Reserved for Departure

Wake up to a leisurely breakfast and check out of your lodge, embark on a transit game drive with a stopover at the top of the falls and then proceed with your drive back to Kampala or at the airport for your flight to your next destination.