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Uganda Safaris
Uganda Safaris

The best 3 Day Murchison Falls Safari and Rhino Trekking

3 Day Murchison Falls Budget Friendly Safari and Rhino Trekking Itineraries

DAY 1: Arrival and Travel

Travel to Ziwa for an hour of Rhino Tracking. Proceed to Murchison Falls NP. with Horizon seeker Adventure
Be up early, have breakfast and drive off to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Once there, you will proceed for an hour of on-foot Rhino tracking. From the Rhino tracking, head to Masindi where you will have a lunch stop. After lunch, embark on the transfer to Murchison Falls NP. The highlights of this park include the roaring rapids of the River Nile at the Murchison Falls (the most powerful waterfall in the world), the rolling plains of Uganda’s largest National Park where you will have the chance of viewing Lions, Giraffe, Hartebeest, Buffalo and Elephants. Then the concentration of Hippos and the Nile Crocodiles here will fascinate you. If interested and time allows, you can proceed for a late afternoon/evening game drive.

Accommodation: (Hornbill Bush Lodge -Budget Level) | Meals: Lunch, Dinner | Drive Time: Approx. 1 hour.

DAY 2: Murchison Activities

Murchison game drive and afternoon boat trip to the base of the Falls.
During the game drive through the park be on the lookout for wildlife including: Lions, Leopards (though hard to spot) among others. For any birder, there are quite a number of birds to sight too during the drive. Return to the accommodation for some rest time and lunch. After lunch, you will head out for the boat trip to the base of Murchison Falls where you will also be able to catch sight of more animals including Hippos and Crocodiles and several water birds.

#Optional (extra cost): If interested, continue with a hike to the top of the falls. The hike may be a strenuous one but the thrill on reaching the top is unforgettable.

Return to your accommodation and relax.

Accommodation: (Hornbill Bush Lodge -Budget Level) | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Drive Time: Approx. 1 hour.

DAY 3: Departure and Travel

Early morning game drive and proceed with the drive back to either Kampala or Entebbe Airport.
Be up early, have breakfast and proceed for an early morning game drive. Thereafter, hit the road for the return to either Kampala (accommodation of your choice) or direct to Entebbe Airport.

There will be an en-route lunch, arriving in late afternoon (evening) for drop off at your accommodation or the airport.

Accommodation: Recommended on request (not included in trip cost) | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch | Drive Time: Approx. 1 hour.


Meals specified and accommodation with en suite facility.
Transportation in A comfortable 4×4 Safari Cars.
Applicable park entrance, activity fees.
1 Assigned English-speaking Professional Tour Driver-guide
Zziwa rhino tracking fee.
Bottled water while on safari.
Boat trip as on the itinerary.
All hotel pick-ups and drop off.
Activities as stipulated in the itinerary (except those stated as optional).


Activities not mentioned in the itinerary.
Phone calls and bar bills.
Personal/travel insurance.
Air fare (unless requested).
Driver guide’s gratuity (recommended).
All Other Services of a personal nature.
Entry visa into Uganda
All kinds of drinks except water.
Any activity stated as “OPTIONAL”.
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