5 DAYS MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK
The biggest national park in Uganda and one of the oldest parks designated in the year 1952
The beauty of being in the capital of the pearl of Africa combined by a life time adventure to the nation’s biggest national park and standing as the eyes capture the scene of the waters of the world’s most powerful water falls is an experience more rewarding to the visitors who take on this safari. Expect to experience the thrust the river forms but also you get to experience a life time experience on the world’s longest river and get educated on the predators of the Nile as well as glance at some bird species of the Nile.
It is the park with most of chances of viewing the 4 of the big 5 of the game as you with the exception of the Rhinoceros. This 3840 square meters big is also home to the famous and the strongest water falls in the world at Murchison Falls where the mighty River Nile explodes through a 6-metre gorge falling 43 meters to form the most dramatic and hardest waterfalls along its 6650km journey to the Mediterranean.
You will be met on arrival by our driver guide who will warmly receive and welcome you and will transfer you to your accommodation Dinner and overnight stay at A) Airport Guest House (B&B)<br /> Upgrade to B) Bomah Guest House, C) Serena Lake Victoria Hotel
After breakfast, we start the day with a city tour through the bustling capital of Uganda. Immerse yourself in the traditions of the Kings of the Buganda tribe at the Kasubi Tombs, visit the Namirembe Cathedral and explore the African Craft Village for the most authentic crafts and arts. You will enjoy a local cuisine and visit the museum where you will learn the history of Uganda.
Your driver guide will pick you up early from your accommodation in Kampala and head north to Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary for white rhino tracking. Founded in 1998, Rhino Fund Uganda works to reintroduce black and white rhinos into Uganda. They run a breeding program, as well as working to educate communities on these endangered giants, the problem of poaching and the need for environmental conservation. In the Rhino Sanctuary, you will have a safari-hike to the rhinos which will give you the opportunity to view them at close range. After having lunch, continue to Uganda's largest national park.
After an early morning breakfast, you will set out for an early morning game drive while the animals are the most active. In the early morning hours animals are the most active, the sun is not yet so bright and temperatures are cooler. A drive through the park up close with the African animal kingdom: You are likely to spot elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, lions, leopards, different species of antelope and a variety of tropical birds. In the afternoon, you will enjoy a boat safari to the bottom of Murchison Falls. You are likely to see Nile crocodiles, hundreds of hippos, buffaloes, water birds and a variety of animals that come to the drink water at the banks of the river Nile.
Have a relaxed breakfast and prepare for a calm transfer back to the capital with lunch en route arriving in Kampala in the late afternoon. Filled with a Murchison falls Adventure of a life time, you will be dropped at Entebbe International Airport for your onward flight back home.
The price for the trip
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