This 3 Days Murchison falls safari and chimpanzee tracking in Budongo Forest is the best getaway for any wildlife lover and the shortest safari that enables you to see all the Big 5 Animals. While on this safari expect to embark on an adventurous boat cruise and seeing a number of wildlife species like lions, elephants, antelopes, etc. You will all track the Budongo chimpanzees.
The 3 Day Murchison Fall safari with a boat cruise and chimpanzee tracking tour takes you to the largest of Uganda‘s national parks. Murchison falls is the oldest national park. The 3-day safari expects to embark on an adventurous boat cruise and see a number of wildlife species like lions, elephants, warthogs, leopards, giraffes, lots of bird species, etc. You will track the Budongo chimpanzees.
Your 3 Day Trip Summary
- On Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park, Visit the Top of the Falls
- Day 2: Game drive and Boat cruise
- On Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking and transfer back to Kampala
Itinerary for the 3 Days Murchison Falls safari with boat cruise and chimpanzee tracking tour
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
After an early breakfast at Hotel in Kampala, you will transfer to Murchison Falls National Park via Masindi town. You will have lunch in Masindi town after which you will enter Murchison falls through the Kichumbanyobo gate for your 3 Day Murchison Fall.
The Park is well known for the spectacular Murchison Falls. The world’s longest river detonates fervently through a tapered crevice in the Rift Valley escarpment to thrust into a foaming pool 43m below. You will see the magnificent top of the falls. It is believed to be raining all day throughout the year and forming the Rainbow on sunny days. Retire to an assigned place of accommodation for dinner and overnight stay at Paraa Safari Lodge for Luxury, Pakuba Lodge for Mid-range or Twiga Safari Lodge, and RedChilli campsite for the budget.
Day 2: Game drive and Boat cruise
Early in the morning after breakfast, you will set out for the game drive on the Northern sector of the Park. Expect to encounter animals like Giraffes, Lions, Elephants, baboons, and a number of different antelopes. Return to the lodge for lunch and in the afternoon set out for the 3 hours boat cruise on the Albert Nile to the Bottom of the falls.
Expect to see animals like Hippos, crocodiles, Waterbucks, and a wide variety of bird species. You will reach the “Devils Cauldron”. You will be able to see the majestic Murchison Falls. Return for dinner and overnight stay at Paraa Safari Lodge for Luxury, Pakuba Safari Lodge, or Twiga Safari Lodge for Mid-range and Red Chill campsite for the budget.
Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking and transfer back to Kampala
After breakfast, you will set out for the chimpanzee trekking in Kaniyo Pabidi. The rangers will search for these chimps as they give you information about the other primates that you will encounter on 3 Day Murchison Fall
Return to the lodge for lunch and after transfer back to Kampala. Drop off at Hotel in Kampala
The tour cost includes;
- Park fees (non-residents)
- All activities that are shown in the itinerary
- Professional driver/ tour guide
- Transfers (airport pick up and drops)
- Meals (as specified in a day by day section)
- Drinking water all days
Tour costs Excludes
- International flights
- The government imposed increased in taxes and park fees
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visas, etc)
- Extra activities