Shoebill Safaris

3 days Murchison Falls Safaris

Murchison Falls National Park covers 3,840-sq km and has recorded 76 mammal species and 450 bird species. It lies at 619 m to the delta and 1,292 at Rabongo Hill. The mean temperature is 0C- high and 21 0C- low. The park is one the best one cannot miss on their wish list because of the might falls from which it derives its name.Some key highlights include, boat to the bottom of the falls, a walk to the top of the falls will leave you amazed. There is a vibrant wild life like Giraffes, Elephants, lions, Jackson hartebeest, Uganda kob and various bird species like, the shoe-bill, Abyssinian Ground horn bill, White crested Turaco and many more.Day 1: Travel to Murchison Falls
Drive North West from Kampala, Rhino tracking and lunch at Ziwa Rhino Sanctually or Masindi Hotel. Proceed to Murchison Falls National Park, evening short walk top of the falls. Dinner and Overnight at Paraa Safari lodge.

Day 2: Murchison Falls game drive
Sunrise game drive through Albert or Queens tracks North of the River Nile. There are high chances of spotting unique African Savannah animals like giraffe, antelope, lion, elephant and of course the famous Uganda kob. Return to the Lodge for breakfast. Afternoon boat cruise at the bottom of the falls and catch up with pods of Hippos, crocodiles and a various bird species like the shoebill stock, butterflies. The fall is one of Africa’s wonders and a must see for everyone. Dinner and overnight at Paara Safari Lodge.

Day 3: Travel back to Kampala
After breakfast begin the journey back to Kampala. Possible chimp tracking in Budongo Forest National Park. Proceed to Kampala; stop over for lunch en route.