This 5 Days Murchison & Jinja safari, takes you to the renowned Murchison Falls, Uganda’s biggest and oldest National Park, with breathtaking scenic allure and landscapes. You will enjoy a game drive and a boat cruise along the Nile and observe  the River Nile squeezing in a 7 meter gorge before tumbling 40 meters down in a thunderous explosion and then flows down into a very peaceful river whose water banks are swarmed with water and land animals as well as bird species. You will then relocate to Jinja to visit the source of the River and participate in other adventures like quad biking and zip-lining.

  • Zziwa Rhino sanctuary
  • Scenic Murchison falls
  • Game drives & Boat Cruise
  • Visit to Source of the Nile
  • Nile Launch cruise
  • Quad Biking
  • Zip-lining adventure

Day 1: Travel to Murchison Falls National Park

Day 2: Game Drive and Boat Cruise

Day 3: Transfer to Jinja

Day 4: Nile cruise and Quad Biking in Jinja

Day 5: Transfer to Kampala

Day 1: Travel to Murchison Falls National Park

You will have an early breakfast and be driven to the Murchison Falls National Park through Nakasongola town. Along the way you will visit the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary where you will have a guided nature walk to track the Rhinos. You will proceed to Masindi town where you will have your lunch after which you will enter the Park via the Kichumbanyobo gate and visit the Top of the falls, the spot from which the park gets its name.  At the top of the waterfalls, you will observe the River Nile squeezing itself in a 7 meter gorge before tumbling 40 meters down in a thunderous explosion and then flows down into a very peaceful river whose water banks are swarmed with water and land animals as well as birds. You will have dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge (Luxury)

                                  Murchison River Lodge (Mid Range)

Meal Plan: lunch en- route, Dinner & Breakfast

Day 2: Game Drive and Boat Cruise

In the morning you will have breakfast before going for a game drive in the park’s Northern area to see the animals like buffaloes, lions, elephants and if fortunate even see a leopard. Other animals you will see include: Rothschild giraffes, Bushbucks, Warthogs, Waterbuck and a great diversity of other Antelopes in large numbers. You will return to the lodge for lunch and later in the afternoon go for the thrilling boat cruise on the bottom. You will sail close to the bottom of the falls and while on this cruise you will see various birds, numerous hippos and giant crocodiles plus some other animals grazing close to the banks. If fortunate, you may see the uncommon shoe bill stork plus various other bird species within this area. You will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge (Luxury)

                                  Murchison River Lodge (Mid Range)

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner & Breakfast

Day 3: Transfer to Jinja

After breakfast, set off for Jinja to visit the source of the Nile, world’s longest river. You will arrive early in evening and relax at your lodge for the overnight.

Accommodation:  Lemala Wild Waters (Luxury)

                                   Gately on the Nile (Mid Range)

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner & Breakfast

Day 4: Nile cruise and Quad Biking in Jinja

You will after breakfast have a brief drive through this historical town after which you will visit the source of the Nile and explore it by boat. You will then spend the rest of the day quad biking until late afternoon when you will return back to your hotel.

Accommodation: Lemala Wild Waters (Luxury)

                                   Gately on the Nile (Mid Range)

Meal Plan: Lunch on the cruise, Dinner & Breakfast

 Day 5: Transfer to Kampala

After breakfast, at your leisure you will leave Jinja to head back to Kampala. You will make a stop at Griffin falls in Mabira forest for you last activity of Zip-lining, an adventurous way of viewing the forest while above the trees and ending your trip. After lunch you will proceed with your journey back to your hotel in Kampala or airport for your departure flight.

Meal Plan: Lunch en-route

No of Persons Mid-Range-(RPPS) Luxury-(RPPS)
2 $1,793 $2,481
4 $1,419 $2,000
6 $1,294 $1,839
8 $1,232 $1,759

Tour Includes

  • Transportation in 4WD Land Cruiser or Mini-van with pop up roof for excellent viewing
  • Boat cruise
  • Fuel
  • Driver / guide.
  • Guide ranger fees.
  • Game drive
  • Accommodation and meals as indicated.
  • All activities are described in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees

Tour Excludes

  • Personal Expenses like:, tobacco, telephone, drinks, laundry, porter fee,
  • Personal insurance,
  • Visa and tips to guides

Courtesy reminder

  • The above rates are based on contract rates of the current period. A final quote will be provided upon confirmation
  • The rates quoted are non commissionable
  • The above is a tentative quote, confirmation of rooms are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Reservation request on hold will be considered as confirmed booking
  • Quotes may change without prior notice, whether there is any fluctuation in prices
  • Transfers and tours will be according to the itinerary provided at the time of booking.