Are you looking for a true Uganda cultural safari experience in Uganda? Look no further as we give you this amazing opportunity to do a cultural fusion with a local community that thrives on the peripherals of Murchison falls national park on this safari in Uganda as well as an out of the world nature hike in the jungles of Budongo.
Reaching Murchison Falls National Park
Murchison Falls National Park is located in Uganda which is found in the East African region on the African continent on the geographical coordinates of 02o11’15”N 31o46’53”E. Murchison Falls National Park lies 305 kilometers or 5-hour drive away from Kampala capital city in northwestern Uganda in the districts of Nwoya, Masindi, Kiryandongo and Buliisa. Murchison Falls National Park is Uganda’s biggest park spanning an area of about 3,893sq kilometers. This vast expanse of conservation land is dissected by the mighty river Nile on its coarse to the Mediterranean Sea where it pours its waters. This led to the creation of the northern and southern banks of this national park. The existence of the Nile river in this game park is pivotal to the existence of animals as it provides a constant water source for them and it also nourishes the grass along its banks hence providing an all-year-round source of grass for browsing animals.
Highlights of the 1 Day Murchison Falls Safari in Uganda / 1 Day Uganda Cultural Safari in Murchison Falls National Park
This Africa safari kicks with a Uganda tour road transfer to Murchison falls from Pakwach. Meet the locals who reside at the edges of Murchison Falls National Park and indulge in a spectacular cultural fusion then enjoy a nice nature hike in Budongo forest.
Detailed Itinerary of the 1 Day Murchison Falls Safari in Uganda / 1 Day Uganda Cultural Safari in Murchison Falls National Park.
Wake up very early in the morning to the melodic chirping of some of the 1060 bird species that call the pearl of Africa their home. Enjoy breakfast to get you energized for the day head on this 1-day safari in Uganda. Pick up is done from your hotel in either Masindi or Packwach then embark on a wonderful safari to Uganda road adventure that lasts between 1.5-2.5- hours depending on the point of pick up. As you enjoy this tour in Uganda road trip to Murchison Falls National Park on a clear day, take time off to take a glance to the left side and marvel at that splendid sunrise that will definitely warm your spirit up. Keep your eyes in the window and glance at the lush green landscape that gives you a sneak pick what’s to come ahead.
The epic cultural encounter
Transfer to one of the local communities that reside here for a cultural safari in Uganda. On arrival here, you will receive an emphatic welcome that comes with sounding music of African traditional songs and cultural dances and when the rhythm gets to your inner core, feel free to join the dancers and groove to this African rhythm. During this short Uganda safaris will be given lessons by African craft masters on how to craft some of the traditional art and craft items on display like weaving baskets and also listen to the ever-present challenges they face as they share space with these great untamed beasts that are found here.
The hike through Budongo
After this truly rewarding cultural fusion, make your to one of the lodges and partake a hearty Ugandan lunch that has been carefully crafted by seasoned and tested chefs with the sole aim of taking you on a culinary experience of a kind as you savor the meal. After sorting out the hunger issues, embark on a short Uganda safari journey to Budongo forest and now brace yourself for that epic Uganda hiking safari experience as you take a journey of faith into the thick jungles of Budongo and this puts you up close and personal with the dwellers of these forests including the chimpanzees, pottos monkeys, black and white colobus monkeys.
A tour Uganda can be an exciting Africa safari adventure as it does not only give you the best of Uganda wildlife safari but also it can give you the ultimate gorilla safari Uganda experience as Uganda is home to the elusive mountain gorillas that can be found in the forests of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda and this can be done either on a short Uganda gorilla tour or long gorilla safari Uganda tour packages.
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