The 2 days short adventure safari Uganda takes you to the famous Murchison Falls National Park that lies along the shores of Lake Albert, in the northwest of Uganda. As part of your adventure while in the park, you will tour the this home to the world’s most powerful waterfall; Murchison Falls, where the Victoria Nile River flows through a narrow gap over a massive drop.
While on this Uganda tour, expect admire Murchison Falls a true master piece of Nature where you will realize the anger of River Nile. In a small space, the River Nile water squeezes itself through the Albertine gorge as it makes its way towards Egypt. The Nile river is 50 meters wide and goes through a 7-meter-wide gorge plunging down 45 meters, creating a roaring sound that makes wonders, something you will never forget as well as standing alongside the mighty River Nile watching the most powerful falls in the world.
During your game drive in Murchison Falls National Park, you will experience the best of a perfect Uganda wildlife safari viewing elephants, giraffe, baboons, hippos, buffaloes, antelopes of various kinds, lions, warthogs, hyenas, leopards, hundreds of species of birds, including migratory ones, storks of various kinds such as the elusive shoe bill stork, reptiles, and butterflies. The park also has beautiful Savannah, forests that tempts tourists to do hikes, and the falls make the park absolutely fantastic.
The safari will start and end in Kampala Uganda with your accommodation depending on your choice ranging from luxury, mid range and budget.
Uganda safari highlight of the two days Murchison Falls National Park
Day 1: Your driver guide will transfer you from Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park, do a Boat cruise in the afternoon and hike to the top of the Falls.
Day 2: You will do a Morning game drive in the park and drive back to Kampala where the trip ends.
Uganda safari detailed itinerary of the 2-days Uganda adventure safari to Murchison Falls National Park Uganda
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park, do a Boat cruise and hike to the top of the Falls.
Our 2-day Murchison Falls National Park Uganda adventure safari starts early in the morning. Wake up as early and be ready by 6am. Our Uganda safari driver will pick you from your hotel/ residence before 6am. You will embark on your journey driving northward to Murchison Falls National Park through Masindi, a journey that will take you about 5 hours.
Before Masindi there is the option of visiting the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary Uganda. Ziwa is the largest sanctuary in Uganda where Rhinos are bred in an effort to restock Murchison Falls National Park with Rhinos. You can give this sanctuary a thought but it can only be visited if you worked out everything on time as it may make you miss out on other scheduled park activities.
Upon arrival in the park, you will go for Lunch at one of the lodges and then get prepared for a boat cruise which starts at 2pm. The boat cruise takes a duration of about 2 hours viewing crocodiles, the many hippos along the bank and in the river, the birds, monkeys, buffaloes, elephants. This makes it one of the best wildlife view experiences in Uganda. After the boat cruise, you will hike to the top of the falls. Being at the top of the falls is spectacular because it gives you chance of hearing the falls roar making it a wonderful experience. This is a place where tourists take the most memorable pictures as well as taking in of the sounds and sights, including the Murchison Falls rainbow that appears 24/7. It is created by the mist formed by the falls.
After all activities for the day, transfer to your lodge for your dinner and rest for the next day.
Bakers lodge/ Paraa safari lodge- Luxury
Pakuba safari lodge/Murchison River lodge/Lake Albert lodge/Hoima cultural lodge -Mid range
Day 2: Morning Game Safari and drive back to Kampala
After your breakfast early in the morning, your Uganda safari driver guide will pick you at your lodge and take you for the early morning game drive across the Savannah, along Lake Albert Delta slowly as the sun rises. During your game drive, you will see the abundant wildlife in Murchison Falls National Park especially the big 4 wild game, birds, hippos, warthogs, giraffes, among others.
After the game drive, you will cross the Nile river by ferry then drive heading back to Kampala. You will make a stopover somewhere for your Lunch.
End of your 2-days Uganda adventure safari to Murchison Falls National Park Uganda