5 Days Jinja & Murchison Falls National Park
We know you love to travel and experience lifetime adventure at the same time and that’s why we have this amazing route plan to explore the wild and beat the rapids on the famous White Nile for a bunch of unforgettable memories. This trip will bring you close to Africa’s amazing wildlife flora and fauna in their natural homes and let you beat your fears on the White Nile rafting challenge.
We treasure your time and that’s why it won’t take so long to explore the wild and challenge the White Nile rapids. The trip will also bring you close to white Rhinos that are protected in a sanctuary en-route Murchison falls national park.
Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Murchison Falls
You will be picked up by the guide from African Nature Vacations team who will drive to Uganda’s biggest savanna national park that covers an area of 5000sq kms and is bisected into two sections by the mighty river Nile that creates the southern and northern banks and provides a lot of scenic and wildlife photo opportunities. En-route you expect to visit the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for a short walk to view the white rhinos and have a lunch break before checking into Murchison Fall’s national park.
Day 2: Explore the Murchison Falls national park
On this day you expect an early morning breakfast and head out for a morning safari on the northern side of the park that will give a lot of wildlife sights such as Elephants, buffalos, antelopes, hyenas, lions, leopards and a lot of birdlife. Expect to have lunch after the safari and then prepare for an afternoon launch trip on the Victoria Nile that will reward you with a lot of wildlife sightings that relax along the river banks from the hot sun. The boat trip will bring you down to the bottom of the waterfall and this will reward you with amazing views of the world’s strongest waterfall. From this point you will do a hike to the top of the falls with amazing views that will keep you craving for more photo shots.
Day 3: Transfer to Jinja
After breakfast we shall embark on our journey to Jinja for another epic adventure on the White Nile. We shall be driving back the same route so we don’t expect much to see en-route. Expect to have lunch somewhere on the way and relax in Jinja for the evening
Day 4: Half day or full day epic White Nile rafting adventure
As we promised, the fun was not just about wildlife but also beating our fears by encountering the rapids on the White Nile. Depending on how far we are willing to encounter the challenge you will decide either to do a half day raft that takes you through 4 rapids before the break, or a full day raft that takes you through 4 rapids that will make you admire the beauty of the Nile. This is not an everyday activity so be ready to encounter new challenges, however it’s you don’t need to be scared as the activity is carried out by professionals that will always be at your rescue incase the rapids beat you off the boats. Return back to the lodge after the adventure and relax at your hotel.
Day 5: transfer to Kampala /Entebbe
Everything good comes to an end. You will have a bag filled with memories and a smiling face as we return back to from the amazing trip that will make feel like booking one of our next popular trips around the Pearl of Africa