5 DAYS RAFTING AND JUNGLE UGANDA SAFARI
Abundant wildlife can be viewed on the safari to Murchison falls including, over 100 species of mammals and over 450 species of birds.
The view from the top after a hike to the top of the falls is a sight to behold as the Nile waters violently thunders and blows a fine mist high into the sky filled with dancing rainbows that can be seen most of the time of the year. While on the boat cruise to the bottom of the falls, the water life that includes the Nile crocodiles, hippos among other game also presents you a chance of sighting the famous shoe bill stork and the goliath hero traditionally it used to be home to the black and white rhinos which are now left in Rhino Sanctuary outside the park. Abundant wildlife can be viewed on the safari to Murchison falls including, over 100 species of mammals and over 450 species of birds. The park is well served with different ranges of accommodation to choose from ranging from the budget to luxury and can be accessed anytime throughput the year.
You will be met on arrival by your driver guide who will warmly receive and welcome you. Transfer to your hotel in Entebbe.
You will be picked from your hotel and transferred to Jinja for a full day of adventure as you raft the white waters of the Nile starting at the Source of the Nile. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and thundering rapids of the White Nile and do not forget to watch the incredible birdlife as you drift quietly between the rapids of this mighty river. If you prefer a more peaceful experience can also decide to go for a wonderful river journey instead of choosing the wildest rapids, we drift swiftly between beautiful forested islands, bounce down smaller rapids and explore the least known channels.
Your driver guide will pick you up early from your accommodation in Jinja and you will be driven north Murchison Falls national park via 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, Visit the top of the falls and later relax in the afternoon.
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.
You will wake up early for breakfast and depending on the flight time you will then drive through the savannah plains of Luwero. You will have lunch and then proceed with your journey to Entebbe International Airport for your onward flight back home.
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