All Inclusive Complete Guide to 5 Days BIG FIVE Wildlife safari at Murchison Falls National Park Uganda

All Inclusive Complete Guide to 5 Days BIG FIVE Wildlife safari at Murchison Falls National Park Uganda. The 5 Days Murchison Falls Safari Uganda wildlife tour will allow you to explore the world’s longest river, possibly the most powerful waterfall in the world, located along the mighty Nile with its many aquatic reptiles, mammals, and birds. Join us on this 5 Days Murchison Falls Safari Uganda Wildlife Tour to confirm the sheer beauty of wildlife and the abundance of species found in the endless savannah. There’s a good chance you’ll see the Big Five at Murchison Falls Wildlife Park.

5 Days Murchison Falls Safari Highlights

Detailed 5 Days Murchison Falls Safari Uganda Wildlife Tour

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to the hotel

Upon arrival at the airport, our 5 Days Murchison Falls Uganda Safari professional guide will meet you. Transfer to the hotel and briefing to prepare for the trip. Overnight at Victoria Royal Beach Hotel (Mid-Class) / 2 Friends Guest House (Mid-Class) / Protea Hotel (Luxury).

Day 2: Rhino tracking at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

The day is characterized by the main activities; a visit to the Ziwa Rhino SanctuaryWhite Rhino Sanctuary, where rhinos were bred, a species that became extinct during the turbulent years of Uganda’s political history, and then released into the wilderness in the once-existing Murchison and Kidepo Valley Parks.

These rhinos, imported from Kenya and the United States, cover an area of ​​70 square kilometers, and visitors can get a good overview of the animals. After the activity proceeds to Amuka Lodge for lunch and rest. Overnight at Amka Hotel.

Day 3: Shoebill Cruise and Chimpanzee Trekking.

Today on the 5 Days Murchison Falls Uganda Safari, we got up early in the morning, went to the swamps, and took a boat ride to find the phantom pencil which is the most sought-after bird in Uganda apart from African osprey, Haddad’s ibis, brown parrot, and others. Return to the hotel at noon for a swim or drink in the pool while we wait for lunch.

After brunch, continue to Masindi town with a short stop in the town for lunch. Entering through the Kichumbayo Gate, the park travels through the dense Budongo Rainforest, home to primates such as black and white colobus monkeys, blue monkeys, olive baboons, Abyssinian hornbill, and other rare forest birds.

Approximately 1300 hours to reach Budongo forest for preparation and afternoon chimpanzee trekking. It is amazing and exciting to see these closest monkeys in their natural environment, playing, grooming, socializing, or feeding! Transfer to the interior of Murchison Falls National Park overnight after the chimpanzee trek.

Overnight and dinner at

  • Murchison River Lodge (Mid Level)
  • Pakuba Safari Lodge (Deluxe)
  • Paraa Safari Lodge (Deluxe).
  • Meal plan: Lunch at Amuka Lodge
  • or dinner at Kabalega and dinner at the hotel.

Day 4: Safari and Water Cruise. Hike to the top of the waterfall.

After the ferry crossing, there is an early game drive on the north bank of the Nile. The park is dotted with Borassus palms, acacia species for elephant food, and Rothschild’s giraffes and the drive allows us to see elephants, savanna Cape buffalo, Lelwell’s hartebeests, and Ugandan copper. Birds such as the African hooper, eagle, and white-backed vulture.

Fortunately, elusive felines such as lions and leopards can be seen near the delta where the Nile flows into Lake Albert. The highlight of the 5 Days Murchison Falls Uganda Safari is the sight of several semi-aquatic hippos resting after a night of grazing at the “river pond”. Afternoon cruise on the waters of the Nile visiting the downstream waterfalls. Various animals like samba and elephants can be seen. Nile crocodiles can be seen basking on the banks of the river.

There are 2 options: hike to the top of the falls and see the world’s most powerful waterfall grow from the bottom up, or take a boat back to the pier. The top of the waterfall marks the climax of the day’s excursion. At the waterfall, you experience a 45-meter thundering 400 cubic meter drop that pushes through a 7-meter narrow rock gorge at a very high speed. In the evening, transfer to the desired accommodation.

Overnight and dinner at

  • Murchison River Lodge (Mid Level)
  • Pakuba Safari Lodge (Deluxe)
  • Paraa Safari Lodge (Deluxe).
  • Meal plan: Lunch and dinner at the lodge

Day 5: Drive back to Kampala

You can choose to go on an early morning game drive before leaving the park or go directly from our hotel through Budongo Forest as Our 5 Days Murchison Falls Uganda Safari  guide will drive you back to Kampala City/Entebbe Airport. Lunch en route, possibly dinner in Kabalega or any hotel along the way. The journey can take between 4 and 6 hours depending on the traffic on the road.

End of 5 Days Murchison Falls Safari Uganda Wildlife & Chimpanzee Tour

5 Days Murchison Falls Safari Inclusions and Exclusions

Price includes:

  • All accommodation and meals as indicated in the itinerary on FB & BB basis.
  • Full-time exclusive use of a 4 x 4 Safari Van (Drone, or Super custom)/Toyota Land cruiser
  • Full-time services of experienced English-speaking drive/guide.
  • All services in national parks i.e park entrance fees, guided nature walks, hikes & game drives.
  • Bottled drinking mineral water, coffees, teas, or soft drinks while on Safaris, game drives, walks, hikes, or transfers.
  • All Nature/Safari & Community walks as indicated in the itinerary-safari program.
  • All airport pickups and drop off from Entebbe & back to Entebbe airport.
  • All activities indicated & mentioned in 5 Days Murchison Falls Safari
  • A $7 per pax off as a donation to orphanage homes whose parents’ death are/were as a result of animal conflicts within conservation areas.
  • All government-related taxes

Price Excludes:

  • Laundry service in different hotels we stay
  • Bar bills, phone calls.
  • Personal insurance and medical bills
  • Airfares
  • All other services of a personal nature.
  • All services marked as Optional in 5 Days Murchison Falls Safari
  • Driver/guides/hotel staff or any other person’s gratuity.

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