Exploring Murchison Falls National Park Safari

3 Days
From $1,065
Activity Level
4X4 Land Cruiser
Comfort Level

Trip Overview

On the first day, you will start your journey by picking up and traveling through the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to reach Murchison Falls National Park. On the second day, you will go on a game drive and explore the Nile river. On the third day, you will transfer to Kampala.


Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary and Murchison Falls National Park Game Drive: Days 1-2

An AA Safaris tour guide will greet you upon your arrival at Entebbe airport and take you on a drive through Entebbe town, where you can take in the views of Lake Victoria from the shore. From there, the guide will take you on the Kampala-Gulu highway to the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for rhino tracking and then on to Murchison Falls National Park. You will check into your lodge and have the option of a night game drive to see nocturnal animals (for those over 16 years old).

On the following day, you will have an early morning game drive through the park where you may see animals such as leopards, elephants, warthogs, buffaloes, lions, and giraffes as they awaken to the sounds of different birds. After lunch at Paraa Restaurant, you will take a boat ride on the Great Nile River and have the opportunity to photograph animals like hippos, elephants, waterbucks, and crocodiles as they drink and bathe at the shore. You will also have the chance to hike to the top of the falls to see the beautiful rainbow and watch the Great Nile River flow away. If you desire, you can request white water rafting on the Nile.


Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge , Paraa Safari Lodge
Day 3: Return to Kampala

Start your day with a nature walk along trails and pathways that will allow you to fully appreciate the beauty of nature. You will be surrounded by chirping birds, small animals like frogs and chameleons, and lush green vegetation. You may even catch a glimpse of primate species swinging from tree branches as they play in the forest.

When it is time to leave the lodge, you will begin your journey back to Kampala. You may stop at a district town center along the way to purchase any necessary items from supermarkets

Meals included: No Meals
Accommodation: No accmmodation


AA Safaris offers a tour of the lush Murchison Falls National Park, which is known for its abundant flora and fauna. Located in Uganda’s largest conservation area, Murchison Falls is a major attraction and a source of pride for the country, often referred to as the “Pearl of Africa.” The park is bisected by the Nile River, the longest river in the world, and a boat ride on the Nile is a must-do activity. The park also offers a stunning hike to the top of the falls, where you can take in breathtaking views and capture photos of the mighty falls, a testament to Uganda’s unique natural beauty.


Paraa Safari Lodge
Paraa Safari Lodge is located in Murchison Falls National Park in the northwest of Uganda. Established in 1954, the lodge offers views of the River Nile as it flows from its source at Lake Victoria to join Lake Albert. At the lodge, the Nile is suddenly funneled through a gorge that is only six meters wide and cascades 43 meters below, offering a unique and beautiful sight.
Paraa Safari Lodge
Murchison Falls is a breathtaking natural wonder, known for its powerful flow of water. Paraa Safari Lodge, located at the falls, offers a comfortable and relaxing stay with a touch of adventure. The lodge features rooms that are havens of style and serenity, complete with a balcony and private bathroom.

Availability and Prices

Apr 4, 2020 - Jan 31, 2021
Double Occupancy
$ 1,065
Per Person
Single Occupancy
$ 1,700
Per Person
Apr 4, 2020 - Jan 31, 2021
Double Occupancy
$ 1,065
Per Person
Single Occupancy
$ 1,700
Per Person
  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Daily activities and excursions as indicated in the itinerary
  • All gratuities
  • Airfare to and from destination
  • Trip cancellation insurance or any other travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Alcoholic beverages