Murchison Falls National Park

The western region of Uganda has the Murchison Falls National Park. It’s the largest protected area in Uganda. It’s a spectacular Uganda safari destination to witness the fantastic wildlife of Uganda.

There are a couple of options for visitors to get to Murchison Falls National Park. The first is Entebbe International Airport and the other is Kajjansi Airfield.

Ideal Months to Visit Murchison Falls National Park

The months of June and July and December to March are considered the best months for a Murchison Falls National Park Safari

The animals in the dry season gather around the water holes. And, it’ll provide a great opportunity to observe them. There’s also less risk of malaria, as there are fewer mosquitoes.

But, it won’t matter which time of the year you go for a safari in this park. The experience will be awesome all year round.

The Wildlife of Murchison Falls National Park

Visitors can discover a lot of Uganda Wildlife here. The park is renowned for its large concentration of Nile Crocodiles. As well as over 70 species of mammals. 

Some animals that you can see here include giraffes, hippos, cape buffaloes, chimpanzees, elephants, and many more. The park also has abundant species of birds, with numbers going above 400.

Things to do in Murchison Falls National Park

There are several activities that visitors can get involved in Murchison Falls National Park. The activities include nature walks, hiking, birdwatching, chimpanzee trekking, boat cruises, game drives, hot air balloon safaris, and fishing.

Highlights of Murchison Falls National Park

Let’s take a look at the highlights of Murchison Falls National Park:

  • An excellent wildlife viewing experience
  • Around the Lake Albert delta, boat trips are available. You can also go on boat trips to the Falls.
  • A perfect scenic Uganda safari destination. The Falls add even more beauty to the park. And it’ll be a great photographic safari experience.

Thus, the beauty of Murchison Falls National Park is unmatched. And, it’ll give a special Uganda Safari experience that’ll likely create everlasting memories.

Murchison Falls National Park Location


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