The five day combine Safaris will include Gorilla tracking in Bwindi National park and in Murchison National Park; animals to see while on the safari include elephants, buffaloes, giraffes, hippos, lions, leopards, Antelope Family, warthogs among others.
The Safari will start from Murchison National park and Later Bwindi National Park.
• Day 1: Kampala-Murchison Falls National Park
• Day 2: game drive and boat cruise
• Day 3: Murchison Falls and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
• Day 4: Gorilla Tracking
• Day 5: Return to Kampala
Day 1: Kampala-Murchison Falls National Park
After morning breakfast, the company guide will transfer you to Murchison Falls National Park with lunch en-route in Masindi town. Have a nature drive through Kaniyo Pabidi section in Budongo. Have a Stopover at the top of the falls and view the beautiful magnificent waterfalls form above. Later retire to your lodge: Paraa Safari Lodge (Luxury), Murchison River Lodge (Standard), and Red Chili Rest Camp (Budget)
Day 2: game drive and boat cruise
After breakfast, you will embark for the morning game drive. Expect to see animals like Elephants, Lions, Hyena, Giraffes, Buffaloes, Uganda Kob, and Oribi among others.
After, have a rest and relax while you wait for the Afternoon Boat cruise on the Nile. Enjoy the afternoon boat cruise; look out for animals like hippos, Nile crocodile, elephants, Buffaloes along the Bank of the Nile and spot different bird species.
Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge (Luxury), Murchison River Lodge (Standard), and Red Chili Rest Camp (Budget)
Day 3: Murchison Falls and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
After morning breakfast, transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park .while on your way; enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lake Albert, Lake George and Edward, Albertine rift valley, Rwenzori ranges and Kibale Forest. Dinner and overnight stay at Buhoma Lodge-Luxury, Silverback Lodge-standard, Buhoma Community Rest Camp-budget
Day 4: Gorilla Tracking
After early morning breakfast, the guide will transfer you to the Park headquarters for briefing. Tracking starts at 8:30am and takes about 3-8 hours. The trip is very challenging but enjoyable. It will be wise if you pack some bottles of mineral water in case you feel thirsty and with your lunch
Later, dinner and overnight at the lodge
Murchison River Lodge-Midrange
Murchison River Lodge is one of the accommodation places found in Murchison falls national park. The park is the biggest national park in Uganda with a great number of wildlife diversity, bird species and with one of the Powerful and magnificent waterfalls and therefore a must visit destination in your safari to Uganda.
The Murchison River lodge is sited on the beautiful side of the southern bank of the Nile which offers a good view of River Nile just a perfect place to rest while on your safaris in Uganda.
The park offers one of the most comfortable and relaxing mid-range accommodations to suit your budget expenses. Attractive cottages and tents are available for your stay together with simple camping tents for camping sites while on your safari visits
Uganda safari offers the best accommodation while on your safari tour to Murchison. Enjoy the sight and sound of the African Jungle while at Murchison River Lodge.
Murchison River Lodge is the right place to experience the lazy afternoon in the swimming pool. The lodge also provides water taxi to tourists thus giving them more time on water and bird watching.
Paraa Safari Lodge -Luxury
Paraa Safari Lodge was established in 1954. The lodge is found at the northern side of the Park in Paraa section. The lodge offers luxurious facilities to tourists, their luxurious pool overlooks the beautiful River Nile.
The 54 rooms have complete Balcony and en-suite Private bathrooms with hot water. The suites have mini bars, air conditioning and good panoramic windows.
Amenities in the lodge include,
• Restaurant and bar
• Gift Shop
• Travel desk
• Conference facility
• Business Service Centre with Internet access
• Laundry service
• On-site wildlife viewing
Red Chilli Rest Camp-Budget
Red Chilli Rest Camp located at the southern section of the Park about 500 meters away from the ferry. The camp overs budget facilities with high quality services.
The Rest camp has a fully stocked bar and restaurant where dishes of all category are available for tourists. During dinner, clients are given three options of dishes (white meat or fish, red meat and one vegetarian choice). Other dietary requirements are given on request.
Their Bandas have mosquito nets, fans, electric lights, linen and towel. For the tents, paraffin Lamps are provided at Night because of know power
• Restaurant and bar
• Outdoor seating areas
• Barbecue area
• Power points for charging laptops and phones
• On-site wildlife viewing
• Camping area
Silverback Lodge is located in the Buhoma sector. The Lodge is only a 5 minute walk to the national park and has sweeping views of the valley and forests that surround it. There are twelve rooms in total at Silverback Lodge.1 single room, 4 double rooms, and 7 twin rooms
The rooms are built and designed using local materials, like forest vines, sisal rope and purple slate stone. Each room has an en-suite bathroom (with hot water showers) and comfortable chairs on the veranda for viewing the flora and fauna that make up the surroundings in the valley.
Buhoma Community Rest Camp-budget
The accommodation is located in Buhoma at the park’s entrance. The camp has furnished double and twin safari tents, mosquito nets, sheets and balconies. En suite rooms and shared bathroom Facilities are also available together with hot water/showers and flushing toilets. The camp also provide several lodging options like dormitory style accommodations, bandas, and leveled terraces for clients with camping equipment.
5 Days Safari to Murchison Falls and Bwindi Samuel Makanga