This 4 days camping safari through Murchison falls national park is a breathtaking experience. The safari takes you to Murchison falls national park…
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This 4 days camping safari through Murchison falls national park is a breathtaking experience. The safari takes you to Murchison falls national park which lies in the north west of Uganda where the sweeping Bunyoro escarpment tumbles into vast palm dotted savannah. Murchison falls national park is the oldest & biggest national park covering a total space of about 5,663 sq km of land. The park is bisected by the mighty while Nile which plunges 45m over the remnant rift valley wall creating the dramatic Murchison falls. A safari boat cruise on the ‘Victoria Nile’ brings you closer to regular visitors to the river banks like the elephants, Rothschild giraffes, Hippos, Nile crocodiles, aquatic birds to name a few. The game drives in this park are overwhelming since you will be waking up amidst wild action to embark on a game drive.
LOCATIONS; Entebbe Area, Murchison falls National park, Kampala city
- Ground transportation
- Amazing game viewings
- A good old fashioned genuine tented mobile safari.
- Born fire (camp fire)
- Safari boat cruise on the mighty white Nile & Lake Victoria
- Nature walks
- The wilderness of lifetime.
DAY 1:- Entebbe area, Camping
Upon your arrival in Uganda at Entebbe airport, your guide will pick you and give a full safari briefing and take you shopping for your safari drinks then head to your designated campsite. Depending on your flight details, the first highlight of your safari will be a sunset boat cruise or nature walk. Camping will be Botanical gardens Entebbe at a camp-site with permanent ablutions.
Accommodation; Tented camp, campsite with ablutions
Activities; A sunset boat cruise or nature walk
DAY 2:- Entebbe to Murchison falls National park
Wake up early in the morning & grab your first forest breakfast at the camp then embark on a 6hours drive to Murchison falls with a picnic lunch en-route and then proceed with your journey to Murchison falls national park. On arrival embark on a game drive as you head to designated private campsite with scenic views of the open grassland savannah in the park. Relax at the campsite & later in the evening head out for an evening game drive to stand a chance of viewing nocturnal game then return to the campsite with bush ablutions for dinner & overnight.
Accommodation; Tented camp with bush ablutions
Activities; Game drives
DAY 3:- Game drives & White Nile safari boat cruise
An early morning call from the one of the camp assistant will get up before the sunrise. Grab yourself an early morning bush breakfast at the camp and get ready for a half day game viewing on the northern part of the park. Exploring this largest & oldest national park in Uganda is a breathtaking experience. Plenty of game will be spotted on your game drive among which are oribi, Rothschild giraffe, Elephant, warthog, reedbuck, Lion among others. Return to camp for bush lunch & relaxation. In the afternoon embark on a safari boat cruise on the Victoria Nile. This 2-3hrs boat cruise to the bottom of Murchison falls reveals plenty of wildlife such as hippos, Nile crocodiles & water birds along the river banks to name a few. Later return to your campsite with game drive en-route for dinner & night game drive. This 2hrs night game drive is one of the rewarding game drives to try out. A lot of night wildlife is exposed to you for viewing like the bush bucks, lions, the night jars, kobs to name a few then after return to your campsite for overnight.
Accommodation; Tented camp with bush ablutions
Activities; White Nile safari boat cruises & game drives
DAY 4:- Murchison falls to Entebbe Airport
This is our last day in Murchison falls, we get to wake up with the sunrise, enjoy our bush breakfast in this savannah grassland whilst watching the camp assistants dismantle the tents. Do a mini game drive as we head to the top of the falls to embark on a walk along the most powerful falls on the African soil in order to gain close scenic views of Murchison falls. Lunch is en-route and you may arrive in Entebbe in the late afternoon depending on traffic for your flight.
Activities; Mini game drive & Top of the falls visit
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Based on 2 people - $936 per person
PACKAGE INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSION
Entebbe > Murchison falls national park +6hrs
Murchison Falls national park > Entebbe +6hrs
- -Ground transportation in customized safari vehicles
- -Service of Professional guide, ranger guide, safari camp chef, camp assistants
- -Nature walks
- -Game drives
- -Safari boat cruise
- -All activities as specified in the itinerary
- -All meals and mineral water whilst tented camps
- -All entrance and camping fees within the national parks and reserves
- Visa fees
- Travel insurance
- Tourism levy & conservation fees
- Some meals, Drinks & activities as requested from guest
- Items of personal nature e.g tips, telephone, laundry e.t.c