2 Days 1 Night Murchison Falls National Park Safari under the 2 Days 1 Night Kampala Wildlife Safaris is an overnight Uganda wildlife tour from Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park. The park is located 320 km (6 Hours) from Kampala in Uganda.

The highlights for our 2 Days 1 Night Murchison Falls National Park Safari includes hiking up to the top of the upper Murchison falls, a 3 hours launch cruise on the Nile River and 4.5 hours safari game-drive.

Animals seen while on game-drives include Jackson’s heart beast, oribi, Rothschild giraffe, lion, buffalo, kob, warthog, elephant, leopard, hyenas, hippo, patas monkey, baboon, waterbuck etc.

The park has butterflies, hundreds of species of birds, reptiles and the falls, absolutely fantastic! You will hike to the top of the breath-taking Murchison Falls; enjoy an afternoon launch cruise on the Nile River.

The Nile River is a home to several water animals and pulls lots of animals to drink refresh and cool off the scorching heat.

If you have only two days to spare in Kampala and wish for a short wildlife tour then Murchison Falls National Park in Uganda is the place for you to go and experience your African Safari.


Day 1: Kampala – Drive To Murchison Falls Park (Travel Time: 6 Hours’ Drive From Kampala To Murchison)

0600 Hours: An early breakfast followed by a short safari briefing, you will depart your hotel and drive (6 hours drive; 360 km’s) to Murchison Falls National Park.

The drive takes you through the historical Luwero triangle enjoying the sceneries and lunch break in Masindi town.

Arrive at your choice of lodging, check in and lunch follows.  After lunch, we drive out of town along a dirt road for 25 minutes and arrive at the Murchison Falls National Park.

An afternoon boat ride is planned up the Nile River to the most powerful falls in the world. You are also bound to see lots of wildlife, primates and reptiles along the river and on the shore.

A variety of birds like fish eagles, cormorants, herons, kingfishers among others may be seen. The sight of the falls is rewarding and breathe taking.

Dinner and overnight at any of the following accommodations:

Budget Accommodation: Heritage Safari Lodge, Red Chilli Camp
Mid-range Accommodation: Murchison River Lodge, Fort Murchison Lodge, Pakuba safari lodge
Luxury Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge, Chobe Safari Lodge