Murchison Falls National Park
Day one & Two
Depart China with Ethiopian Airlines (A star Alliance member ) , transit in Addis Ababa – Ethiopia, before connecting on Ethiopian Airlines for Entebbe – Uganda, arrival on Day two at 1305hrs. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Kampala Town for dinner and overnight.
An early morning start for the scenic drive to Murchison Falls with a visit to the Rhino sanctuary and lunch break at Masindi. Drop your luggage at the lodge and enjoy an afternoon/evening game-drive. Return to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.
On the early morning game drive, you may see Elephant, Lion, Buffalo, Giraffe, Hartebeests and many more. After lunch, enjoy a boat trip on the placid Victoria Nile, upstream to the base of the Falls. En route you will see hippos, crocodiles, water buck and a wide variety of birds like the unusual shoebill stork. The boat stops just tens of meters from the "Devil’s Cauldron". Take pictures of the photogenic and majestic Murchison Falls. Disembark from the boat and take a hike to the Top of the Falls where you can see the Nile's beauty perfected!! Marvel at the Nile, compressing from 50 meters to squeeze through a 7-metre canyon dropping 40 meters with a thunderous roar creating a beautiful rainbow, a plume of spray and the best thing that happened to the Nile..."the Murchison Falls".
Start your day with a walk in Pabidi Forest, whose primate residents include l’ Hoest's, red colobus, blues, red tailed monkeys and grey cheeked mangabeys. Your guide will provide detailed explanations, not only about primates, but also on all the forest flora and fauna and will ensure that our walk is both informative and enjoyable. This walk is excellent for bird watching and for seeing primates at close quarters. After a picnic lunch, return to Kampala, arriving late afternoon. Drop-off at your residence in Kampala for Dinner and Overnight in Kampala Town.
Day Six & Seven
Breakfast, check out of hotel and head to Entebbe Airport for your check in and departure on Ethiopian Airlines (A star Alliance member) at 1725hrs, transit in Addis Ababa before taking a connecting flight for China arriving on Day Seven.
End of Tour
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