3 Day Murchison Falls Uganda Safari, Rhino Tracking

This 3 days Murchison Falls Uganda Safari with Africa Nature Trekkers will include a rhino tracking, at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, a boat cruise to the bottom of the waterfalls, a walk to the top of the falls and game drives to see wildlife. Murchison falls National Park is largest of Uganda’s wildlife parks and it’s situated in the North West.

This safari will begin and end in Kampala – the capital citymurchison_falls_national_park

Detail Itinerary: 3 Day safari to Murchison Falls Park, Rhino Tracking

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls Park.

You will have breakfast early in the morning before being picked up by our safari guide from Africa Nature Trekkers Ltd and then drive to the park. You will have a stopover at in Nakasongola and visit the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary where you will enjoy rhino tracking. This rhino home was established to breed and re-introduce the white & black rhinos which back in the 1990’s heavily poached and had become highly endangered species in the country.

When you reach the park, you will transfer to your accommodation, check-in, have dinner and spend the night. Along the route you will encounter a number of animals including buffaloes plus different antelopes.

Accommodation options

  • Luxury Accommodation: Paara Safari Lodge / Nile Safari Lodge
  • Mid-range Accommodation: Murchison River Lodge
  • Budget Accommodation:  Red Chilli
Day 2: Explore Murchison Falls National Park

Following an early breakfast, you will set out for a morning game drive during which you will see a number of animals including: Giraffes, Elephants, antelopes, Buffalos plus lions among others; different types of birds like the Secretary Bird, Marshal Eagles, Black Chested Snake Eagle as well as Swallow Tailed Bee-Eaters.

Have lunch and then go for a boat ride on the Nile (the world’s longest river). This is the highlight activity on this Safari. You will see different animals along the water backs including buffaloes, hippos, giant crocodiles, shoebill stork among other, and once you reach the bottom of the falls you will enjoy a breathtaking view as the powerful waters of the mighty Nile force their through a tiny 7meter gorge before thunderously dropping down to a height of 43 meters; this is a very stunning view!

Afterwards, you will return to your lodge, freshen up, dine and enjoy the overnight there.

Day 3: Return to Kampala, End of Safari

This is the last day of this amazing 3 day safari. After breakfast you will head to the top of the waterfalls for another final view before beginning your journey back to Kampala where the safari will end. There will be a stopover for lunch along the way, airport transfer in case your flight is that day.

End of 3 Day Murchison Falls Uganda Safari, Rhino Tracking


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