This 3 Days Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary and Murchison Falls Safari offers you the opportunity to catch the Big Five in Uganda. You will have opportunities to see Lions, Leopards, Buffalos, Elephants during the game drive in Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda's largest national park. Cap off the safari with a a memorable boat cruise to the foot of Murchison Falls and a hike to the top of the falls.
You will also enjoy rhino tracking in Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, the only sanctuary where you can see rhinos in the wild. Ziwa rhino sanctuary was set up to reintroduce rhinos into Uganda after the local population was wiped out by poaching.
To Murchison Falls National Park
Pick up from Entebbe / Kampala or your overnight accommodation. After an early breakfast, you will be transferred to Murchison falls National Park where you arrive in time for lunch, Spend the evening unwinding, or involved in activities such as swimming to recover.
Boat Cruise, Game Drives in Murchison Falls National Park
After an early morning breakfast head for a game drive in Murchison Falls National Park. You have opportunities to encounter four of the big five. Murchison Falls has 76 species of mammals and 451 birds recorded in the national park.
Later you will embark on a boat cruise on the Nile to the bottom of the falls. During the boat cruise, you will see plenty of animals along the water banks such as hippos, crocodiles, grazing elephants, antelopes, buffaloes and so much more. Here with the help of a ranger you will hike to the top of the Murchison falls where you will meet the driver/guide to drive you back to the lodge.
In Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary and return to Kampala / Entebbe
After Breakfast, you will be transferred to the famous Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to trek the rhinos. These heavily protected rhinos were re-introduced after earlier populations were hunted to extinction for their horns.
At the sanctuary, you will get briefed by the ranger about the rhino project before you proceed rhino tracking. Rhino tracking lasts about two hours during which time you will see other animals in the sanctuary like antelopes, hippos, crocodiles that also inhabit the sanctuary.
You will later be transferred to Kampala where you arrive later in the evening.
End of Safari
- Full board accommodation.
- All entrance fees.
- Hiking fees.
- Vehicle hire & driver allowances.
- English speaking guide.
- Boat cruise fees.
- Game drive fees.
- Ferry crossing fees.
- Price based on two people sharin.
- Rhino trek fees.
- Air tickets
- Tourist insurance/health insurance
- Entrance visas
- Optional activities, and personal natures and tips