Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

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Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

3 Days Starting and ending in Entebbe international Airport

Visiting:

Entebbe

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Kampala

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Murchison Falls National Park Uganda

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Budongo Central Forest Reserve

Tour operator:

Wanderlust Africa Vacations

Physical rating:

Low

Special diets catered:

Vegans, Meat, Vegetarians, Halal

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

WAV001

Group size:

1 - 50

Age range:

1-90

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

This tour is no longer available

Tour Overview

The Murchison Falls Conservation Area, is about 7,000 sq. km in size, the largest in Uganda, consists of Murchison Falls National Park, Karuma Game Reserve and Bugungu Game Reserve among others. Budongo at Kaniyo Pabidi Forest station is also found within the Area. It is a stunning habitat for wildlife, birds and vegetation. Crocodiles, hippos, elephants and birds including the rare shoebill stork, can be found on the banks of the Nile. With over 1000 chimpanzees in Budongo and Kaniyo Pabidi Forests, Murchison is thought to have the largest chimp numbers in the region.

Highlights

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    Wildlife

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    Chimpanzee tracking

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    Game drive

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    Bird watching

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    Boat cruise

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    Scenic viewing

Places You'll See

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : Kampala-Murchison Falls National Park

Location:

  Entebbe, Kampala


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Accommodation Name:

  Fort Murchision or Murchision River Lodge, Paraa Safari Lodge.


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Enjoy breakfast at your hotel early in the morning before hitting the road for the most beautiful protected area in Uganda: Murchison Falls National Park. This park is located about 300 kilometres north of Kampala, passing through the famous Luwero triangle and have a stopover at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary and then have lunch at Kabalega dinners.
We later proceed on entering the park through Kichombanyobo gate and visit the magnificent falls where you will enjoy and marvel at the mighty Nile, being forced into a seven-meter crevice to thunder 45 meters below in a series of cascades that can be viewed at different points

icon Day 2 : Game drive–Boat cruise

Location:

  Murchison Falls National Park Uganda


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Accommodation Name:

  Fort Murchision or Murchision River Lodge, Paraa Safari Lodge.


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


After an early morning breakfast, we drive down to the ferry and cross the Nile to the northern sector of the park and start our game drive towards the Delta area, in search for wildlife that includes; the Rothschild Giraffe, elephant, Jackson’s Hartbeast, Lions, Warthogs, Kobs, Jackals, Oribis, Waterbucks, Patus monkeys and Leopards among others. Here also a variety of Savannah woodland birds can be seen. We go back to the lodge, relax around, have lunch and later in the afternoon, at 02:00pm go for the boat cruise on the Nile, for game viewing at close quarters as they come to cool off on the shores of the mighty Nile. Here you get a chance of seeing many schools of Hippos, Crocodiles, Buffaloes, Elephants and a variety of water birds. We come back to the lodge after about 3 hours, for dinner and overnight

icon Day 3 : Chimpanzee trekking (Budongo forest)

Location:

  Budongo Central Forest Reserve, Kampala, Entebbe


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch


We depart lodge, cross the Nile by the ferry and head towards the south to Budongo Forest for Chimp trekking which takes about 3hrs. Then to Masindi where we have our lunch. Drive back to Kampala and Check in at your accommodation or drive straight to the Airport, for your flight home.

That will be the end of our safari, thank you for supporting Wanderlust Africa Vacations.

What's Included

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    1 bottle of Mineral Water per person per day

    Safe drinking water

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    1 bottle of Mineral Water per person per day

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    Accommodation

    As per the program

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    Airport Transfers at Destination

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    All Domestic Transportation (including internal flights)

    All ground transportation

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    All Domestic Transportation (including internal flights)

    Internal flights not included

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    Entrance Fees

    All park entrance fees

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    Fully Guided

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    Free Wi-Fi at Accommodation

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    Game Drives on Safari

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What's Not Included

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    Country Entry Visas

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    Drinks with Meals

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    International Travel

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    Tipping and Gratuities

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    Train Tickets

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    Phone calls and Laundry

Optional Extras

Check out our Q&As

Will I know the names and details of all the accommodation before I depart?

Yes

Are flights included in this tour?

No

Will passengers from another country be participating in the tour?

Yes

What is the standard of the hotels on this tour?

Midrange with option of upgrading

Can the tour depart with only one member in the group

Yes

    Do you require a visa for this holiday?

    Yes

    What happens if a group doesn’t make its minimum required number of passengers?

    The won't depart

    Is there a limit to luggage that can be brought on the tour?

    Yes

    What is the maximum group size?

    50

    Is there any free time to explore places during the tour?

    Yes

    What is the tipping policy?

    We highly advise our clients to tip

    What is the fitness level required to do this tour?

    Low

    Can you assist with pre or post tour accommodation?

    Yes

    Is there a supplement for solo travellers?

    Yes

    Is the tour coach air conditioned?

    Yes

    Is free Wi-Fi available in the accommodation used?

    Yes

    Are all entrance fees included in the price?

    Yes

    Are vaccinations required for this tour?

    Yes

    Are vaccinations required for this tour?

    Will there be an escort accompanying this tour?

    No

    Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

    Yes

    What currencies are required for this tour?

    USD

    Company Instant Book

    Yes

    Are all the relevant entry visa’s included in the price of the tour?

    No

    Can you assist with pre or post tour accommodation?

    Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

    Yes

    Are airport transfers included in this tour?

    Yes

Reviews

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The wanderlust Africa vacations staff (Nathan & Patrick ) are down to earth guys, easy to communicate with and are so empathetic with guests. Their service is satisfying beyond guest expectations ....more

The wanderlust Africa vacations staff (Nathan & Patrick ) are down to earth guys, easy to communicate with and are so empathetic with guests.

Their service is satisfying beyond guest expectations and most of all they full of surprises which makes them even more entertaining .

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Alex Musinguzi

06-Jun-2020

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Trip to the Mighty Falls of Murchison

3 Days Starting and ending in Entebbe international Airport

Visiting:

Entebbe

,

Kampala

,

Murchison Falls National Park Uganda

,

Budongo Central Forest Reserve

Tour operator:

Wanderlust Africa Vacations

Physical rating:

Low

Special diets catered:

Vegans, Meat, Vegetarians, Halal

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

WAV001

Group size:

1 - 50

Age range:

1-90

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

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