2 Days Murchison Falls national park tour

Tour Overview

Murchison Falls together with adjoining Karuma falls and Bujungu Wildlife reserves are jointly man -aged as one conservation area. The park has a record of 87 mammals, over 650 species of bird and 14 reptiles. This safari will take you along the River Nile with the boat trip to the bottom of Murchison Falls. Hippos, crocodiles, baboons, elephants, water birds are sighted and water bucks. For fishing safaris, sport fishing is carried out along the Nile River with big Nile perch. The game drive is another adventure on its own. Here  you will  see buffaloes, Oribi, hartebeest, antelopes of various types, lions, warthogs, hyenas, leopards, hundreds of species of birds, including migratory ones, storks of various kinds like the elusive shoebill stork, reptiles, butterflies, patus Monkeys can also be seen while on the game drive and the beautiful a savannah.  If you are planning to take a 2 day Wildlife safari, Murchison Falls National Park is highly recommended.

Detailed Itinerary

Day One:  Kampala / Murchison falls the boat cruise on the Nile

Leave Kampala at 6:00 am for your game safari to Uganda’s top wildlife park at Murchison Falls National.  Arrive at your lodging for lunch. The afternoon is reserved for a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls, the world’s most powerful water falls at the Nile River. Wildlife and game viewing, reptiles on the shores of the River, primates and many more. Truly a Uganda safari experience. Adventure more of Murchison Falls here. Return to your choice of lodging for dinner at overnight.

Dinner and overnight at Paara safari lodge/Sambiya River lodge/ Global Village guest house- FB

Day Two:  Morning game drive / back to Kampala

Wake up early for breakfast and off for a game drive to see the early risers of the savannah. The game drive will take you around the Buligi game tracks on the northern bank of the park. The game drive is fantastic to see a variety of animals in the Nile Valley. There is nothing to miss out, your safari guide will be in position to direct  you where the lions are hiding, you may even see  a leopard at dusk along Lake Albert Delta circuit, see wild animals like Lions, elephants, buffaloes, warthogs,  hippos, giraffes, warthogs and much more. You are in the heart of Africa – Murchison falls National Park. Back on your journey to Kampala, with a stop at the fabulous top of falls where you will witness the strength and sense the magnificent falls from above, a most thrilling experience and adventure in Uganda. On the way, you will have Lunch at Masindi Hotel, the oldest hotel in Uganda then head for a late afternoon arrival in Kampala. End of 2 days Wildlife at Murchison Falls National park.

End of safari

Tour Inclusions:   

  • Meals
  • Bottled water
  • Private safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking guide
  • Accommodation
  • Park access fees
  • All activities detailed in the Itinerary


Tour Exclusions

  • Kampala hotel fees( the eve of the safari and the night after the safari),
  • Tips,
  • Laundry services,
  • Beverages/ drinks,
  • international flights,
  • Visas,
  • Items of a personal nature,
  • optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary