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Murchison Falls National Park

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Murchison Falls | P.O.Box 455, Masindi, Uganda
+256 41 4355000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the Murchison river lodge for 2 nights. We did 3 game drives in the park (2 morning + 1 afternoon game drive). The landscapes are stunning in the park, you have a beautiful delta, the falls, savannah plains, some forest vegegtation. The...More

Thank Cedric C
Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to make this trip incase you are planning a safari in Africa. We booked a tour to this park and the most memorable thing is the top of the falls view overlooking murchison falls. The sounds and the sight of the water struggling...More

Thank tessvisser
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to visit and see animals. If you stay in the southern part you need to cross the river early in the morning with the ferry .Get up early and be among the first,because it takes time and you will miss the houres...More

Thank jackonterez
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, incredibly thrilling scenary, the gashing water falls, great boat cruise, amazing games drives, all combined make Murchison Falls a fabulous and must go place for any adventurous tourist. Make time and have life time memories.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Driving through Murchison Falls National Park was the most amazing experience! The scenery is beautiful and we saw wild elephants, giraffes, many varieties of birds, deer and other animals. Beautiful place to watch a sunset or sunrise as well. A must see!

Thank Austin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The falls are beautiful and plenty of wildlife to see on foot. Giraffes, hippos water buffalo etc, you will be in the company of an armed ranger so no worries.

Thank kaarinaheikkinen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must visit the Top of the Fall as soon as you arrive! Amazing experience ! Boat ride good too, must stay at Para Resort

Thank Sreynaks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent three day in Murchison Falls National Park. The reserve is beautiful with an abundance of wildlife, many types of Antelope, Cape Buffalo, Elephants, Giraffes, Hippopotamus, Lions and scores of exotic colorful birds. The only drawback are the guides do not communicate with each...More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a long seven hour journey from the Kampala area all the way in to the crossing of the Nile River. Once into the Park, the Nile River ferry makes it easy to cross over. Once into the Park, the roads are very passable...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park seems to never end. We saw so many amazing animals and met amazing people. Bummer was we didn't get to see any lions and when you take the boat to the bottom of the falls you have to stop very far from the...More

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Alethea K
3 June 2018|
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Response from odyekfred5 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ime Am Fred a tour operator based in Uganda, and many times i have taken my clients for this exercise and at the end they are too excited about it. Trust me it is worth climbing. There is no much physical need as that as... More
Chris G
20 March 2018|
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Response from odyekfred5 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chris Thanks so much for having showed interest in visiting Uganda, especially Murchison Falls National Park, about the walk is in both side, you can do a hike to the top of the falls, there is another route near paraa... More
Funmi O
2 December 2017|
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Response from Faith A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Fumi, Murchison Falls national park is open all year through. There are different type of accommodations. High budget, medium budget and low budget. For ease of booking, use a tour operator to organize your trip. I... More