How to get to Murchison National Park in Uganda

Getting to Murchison falls, how to get to Murchison falls park, where is Murchison falls national park, accessibility to Murchison falls park. Tourists on Uganda tours and safaris have two routes connect to Murchison Falls National Park from Masindi. The first passes through the Kichumbayobo gate 85km about 2 – 3 hours’ drive from Masindi town while the second passes through the Lake Albert side 135km about 5 hours’ drive accompanied by great scenic encounters.
The Uganda safari tour destination of Murchison Falls National Pak can also be accessed via the northern side. Taking Kampala – Karuma – Pakwach road branching off from the road to Gulu after few kilometers from Karuma Bridge. This route opens you to different entry gates of the park including;
Chobe gate 2km north of the Karuma Bridge.
Tangi gate 110km west of the bridge of Karuma.
Wankwar gate which is 10 km off the main highway and several Kilometers from Purongo.
The Uganda safari destination of Murchison Falls National park can also be accessed by public means. The public buses connect daily from Kampala to Masindi on daily basis from where you can get a private taxi to the park which is cheaper than hiring private means from Kampala.
Like Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Kidepo Valley National Park, the Uganda safari destination of Murchison Falls National Park can also be accessed by Air travel. The park has two Airfields namely; Pakuba Airfield and Bugungu Airstrip. One can get a charter or a scheduled flight from Entebbe and Kajjansi to any of the respective Airfields. Aero link operates scheduled flights to Murchison Falls National Park daily.

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Getting to Murchison falls

Attractions in Murchison falls national park

Murchison falls national park has a myriad of attractions and these include: Murchison falls, over 3000 African elephants, largest concentration of Nile crocodiles, lions that are occasionally sighted, a variety of antelope species, Africa’s tallest mammals the giraffes, primates like chimpanzees and monkeys and a bird species count of over 400

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Activities in Murchison Falls National Park.

Murchison falls offers a variety of activities to guests that visit  and these include game drives, white water rafting, chimpanzee tracking, bird watching, boat cruise or launch trips, nature walks, hot air ballooning and community encounters but for any of these activities to be conducted a park entrance fee has to be paid at any of the park offices and this fee is 40$ foreign nonresidents adults while children 20$, 30$foreign residents adults while children 10$, 20000ugx east African citizens adults while children 5000ugx, 5000 local university students and high school students and 3000ugx for local primary pupils.

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