Overview of the 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park
This 2 days Murchison Falls safari Uganda is a short 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park that offers you a chance to see the big five wild animals in the shortest time possible. On your private 2 days tour to Murchison falls national park starting and ending in Kampala, anticipate an early morning wake up on day 1 and late arrival on day 2. The safari features rhino tracking on foot at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary on day 1 then a game drive and boat cruise at Murchison falls national park on day 2. This amazing road trip to sighting the big five wild animals ( buffaloes, elephants, leopards and lions) will be more comfortable with a drive in a 4×4 safari vehicle and a knowledgeable and professional Uganda wildlife safari driver guide. A game drive that lasts about 3-4 hours offers you a chance to see several wild animals with all the big 4 and the evening boat cruise offers a chance see the hippopotamuses and crocodiles hosted on the river banks below the 45m cascading waterfalls.
Highlights of the 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park
Day 1: Early morning, your driver guide will pick you up from your lodging facility in Kampala, meet and greet then start the drive to Murchison falls national park. You stop at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for rhino tracking then continue to your accommodation in Murchison Falls National Park.
Day 2: You will be driven to the park headquarters for a morning game drive, have a lunch break and an evening boat cruise then return to Kampala.
Day by day itinerary of the 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park
Day 1 of your 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park
Expect to wake up as early as 6:00am for the first drive on your 2 days Murchison falls safari. Your driver guide will pick you up from your place of residence after an early breakfast and start the drive to Murchison falls national park.After about 3 hours drive from Kampala, you will stop at Ziwa rhino sanctuary for rhino tracking on foot. After the rhino trek in Ziwa rhino sanctuary, you will be driven to your preferred choice of where to stay in Murchison falls national park.
Accommodation options for day 1 of your 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park
Luxury: Paraa safari lodge/Baker’s lodge
Mid-range: Murchison River lodge/Pakuba safari lodge
Budget/basic: Budongo Eco lodge
Day 2 of your 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park
Your driver guide will ensure you are at the park headquarters by 7:00am for an early morning game drive. From either the northern or southern sides of the park, gates are opened at 7:00am. From the southern gate entrance, there’s need to cross by ferry at 7:00am therefore the game drive starts a bit later therefore spending the night in a lodge within the park is a better option.After about 3-4 hours of early morning catch sightings, you will return to the lodge for a meal and refreshment then go for an evening boat cruise at 2:00pm for about 2 hours. Your driver guide will then start the drive back to Kampala with a late evening arrival.
End of your 2 days Uganda wildlife safari Murchison Falls National Park
For those tourists interested in Uganda bird watching tours, the boat that goes downstream is the best option since it offers more chances of sighting a shoebill and several water bird species.
In just 2 days you can have the chance to see every passionate wildlife tourists dream big five in Uganda’s oldest and largest national park and cruise to the world’s most powerful waterfall created by the world’s longest river.