Day 1 | From Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park (Travel Time 5hrs+)

Leopard in a tree at Albert delta

Enjoy your 3-Days | Murchison Falls Safari

Pick up from your hotel and depart to Murchison Falls National Park. This is approximately a five to six hours' drive. On arrival, you will check into your selected lodge, have refreshment and do a sunset evening game drive. A lot of birds, leopards, lions, elephants, hippos, buffaloes, giraffes, and humorous appearing warthogs can be viewed. When you are on the safari you can experience Uganda in the heart of Africa.

Meal plan — Lunch and dinner (L&D)

Dinner and overnight at the lodge of your choice.


  • Paraa Safari Lodge (Luxury)
  • Fort Murchison Lodge (Mid-range)
  • Tent at Fort Murchison Lodge (Budget)

Day 2 | Murchison Falls National Park

Bottom of Murchison Falls
Grassland in Murchison Falls National Park

Early morning game drive at 6:30 am, after your breakfast, depending on where you spent the night. If it was at Red Chilli Camp or Murchison River Lodge at the southern side of the park, you will drive to the Nile and arrive in time for the ferry crossing at exactly 7 am, to cross from the southern bank to the northern bank of the river. You will then continue for a game drive on the northern side. The Murchison Falls National Park wildlife includes leopards, giraffes, African elephants, hyenas, oribis, Uganda kobs, buffaloes, waterbucks, and lions. After the game drive you will have lunch at your selected lodge, and afterwards in the afternoon at 2 pm set of for an exciting panoramic view on a boat cruise to the bottom of the great, powerful Murchison Falls, and then hike to top of the falls which will take 45 minutes to reach the top. It gives you a great opportunity to view schools of hippos, Nile crocodiles, Colobus and vervet monkeys and birds along the river such as carmine bee-eaters, pied kingfishers, the African daters (snake bird), African fish eagles, and among others.

Meal plan — Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (Full board)

Have dinner & overnight as above.

Day 3 | Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to Kampala

Square-lipped Rhinoceros at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

After breakfast drive to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for rhino tracking, have lunch at Kabalega Diner then afterwards proceed to Kampala arriving in the late afternoon. You will be dropped off at your hotel or to Entebbe airport if earlier arranged.

Meal plan — Breakfast and Lunch (B&L)

Murchison Falls Uganda Safari includes

  • Private Safari Vehicle and Driver/Guide
  • Full Board Lodging
  • Lunch en route as per itinerary
  • Murchison Falls boat cruise safari
  • Ferry crossing
  • Rhino Tracking
  • Fuel
  • 2 Day Park entry fees including the vehicle
  • 3 game drives with an Uganda Wildlife Authority ranger
  • Hike to the top of the falls
  • Bottled water for the journey
  • Any other activities not mentioned in the program

End of Murchison Falls Safari

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