Uganda 5 days Murchison Falls National Park Safari, tour to search for Nile perch, lions, leopard, elephant, giraffe, buffalo, hyena, hippos,  , antelopes, etc

 
 

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Start for Murchison Falls National Park tour.   

Depart from Entebbe airport at 12:30pm and fly to Pakuba airfield (Murchison Falls national park and up on reaching here, you will find our company driver/guide who will drive you to your lodge for lunch and after we shall go for the evening game drive. Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)
Luxury accommodation: Murchison River lodge in thatched cottages or Paraa safari lodge in deluxe room
Moderate: Sambiya River Lodge or Fort Murchison Lodge
Low Budget: Red Chilli Rest Camp or Fort Murchison lodge

 

Day 2: Fishing in Murchison Falls
go fishing at river Nile by boat below the world renowned Murchison falls for the Nile perch and other species. You will spend the whole day fishing from the boat and at the shore. This boat trip is also excellent for game viewing as you will be fishing in one of the best game areas on the Nile which can prove very exciting at times. Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)
Luxury accommodation: Murchison River lodge in thatched cottages or Paraa safari lodge in deluxe room
Moderate: Sambiya River Lodge or Fort Murchison Lodge
Low Budget: Red Chilli Rest Camp or Fort Murchison lodge

 

Day 3: Fishing in Murchison falls
today, after breakfast, Descend to the base of Murchison falls in and start fishing that will last for the entire day. You ought to have a relative level of fitness to participate in this activity   as the decent is relatively steep. Well, within the dramatic pools below the legendary waterfalls we will be targeting the large Nile Perch which is caught in these waters weighing over 100 kilos. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay. Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)
Luxury accommodation: Murchison River lodge in thatched cottages or Paraa safari lodge in deluxe room
Moderate: Sambiya River Lodge or Fort Murchison Lodge
Low Budget: Red Chilli Rest Camp or Fort Murchison lodge

 

Day 4: Safari game drives Murchison Falls National Park looking for giraffes, elephants, lions, leopard, hippos, crocodiles, etc
 After breakfast head to the Delta in search for bird life and enjoy the game drive to look for lions, giraffes, herds of elephants, buffaloes and many more. We will drive back to the lodge for lunch before taking an afternoon boat cruise to the foot of Murchison Falls. This boat trip along the Nile is often cited as being the highlight of a trip to Murchison since it allows you to get up-close and personal with the animals. Along this stretch of the river, there are reported to be around 4,000 hippos in addition to some enormous Nile crocodiles. The bird life is stunning with brightly colored kingfishers and bee-eaters darting along the riverbanks. If lucky, you may see the rare and prehistoric looking shoebill, which is a cross between the dodo and a dinosaur. The boat takes you to the base of the falls which only adds to their impressiveness.
Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)
Luxury accommodation: Murchison River lodge in thatched cottages or Paraa safari lodge in deluxe room
Moderate: Sambiya River Lodge or Fort Murchison Lodge
Low Budget: Red Chilli Rest Camp or Fort Murchison lodge

 

Day 5: Top of the fall & return Trip to Kampala
Today, after breakfast, you will drive to the top of the falls. Later in the day you drive back to Kampala or catch the 13:45 flight from Pakuba to Entebbe and later to and later you can board your flight back home or you can stay a night in Entebbe hotels and we can help you to reserve accommodation.

Tour Price for this tour (based on only 1 person) is US$3053 in luxury accommodation, US$2659 in moderate accommodation and US$2549 in budget accommodation.

Included        : all tour activities as indicated above boat cruise Use of boat on the Nile with skipper/fishing guide services, fuel, lunch, drinking water, and use of fishing equipment with USD100- deposit fee per rod paid before departure( this is refunded less any breakages / damaged equipment).boat on the delta game drives, accommodation in hotels (with breakfast, flight from Kampala to Murchison falls national park, lunch and dinner included as mentioned), sightseeing as noted in the trip itinerary, park fees, entry fees, ground transportation by a private 4x4 vehicle, an English-speaking tour guide and other local guides to escort you on excursions, airport transfers, plenty of bottled mineral water.

Excluded        :  Tips for drivers and other staff, bank charges involved, flight tickets and departure taxes, travel documentation, travel and medical insurance, optional excursion, beverages other than mineral water in the vehicle, Meals not indicated on your detailed itinerary.

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