Our 3 Days Uganda Big Five Safari is a short safari tour package that leads you to the Northwestern Uganda region home of big fives.

Murchison Falls National Park is home to the big four mammals like lions, Elephants, Buffaloes, and Leopards among other diversity of animals. To make it a good encounter with the big five in Uganda – you need to visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary the only home in Uganda that harbors white rhinos. Visiting both Murchison Falls National Park and Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary will truly bring up a full package to explore the Uganda big fives.

The African big5 mammals include the African Lion, Elephant, Cape Buffaloes, Leopards, and Rhinoceros. Activities to experience in this 3 Days Uganda safari include Rhino tracking, Game drive, and Boat cruise on the Nile delta.

Trip Highlight of 3 Days Uganda Big Five Safari

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park

Day2: Morning game drive and Boat cruise

Day 3: Depart to Kampala or Entebbe Airport

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park- Rhino Tracking

On day 1 of the 3 Days Uganda Big Five Safari, depending on your point of location, our driver guide will pick you up and brief you about the trip. After you will be transferred to Murchison Falls National Park with a stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to encounter Rhino tracking which is done on foot and takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes to experience it

 Then drive to Masindi Town for lunch en –route. After having lunch, drive inside the park with a visit to the top of the falls before retreating to our accommodation facility for dinner and Overnight and you will be welcomed by baboons. Dinner and overnight stay.

3 Days Uganda Big Five Safari

Day 2: Morning Game Drive and Boat Cruise

On the 2nd day of the 3 Days Uganda Big Five Safari, wake up and have breakfast. Then, drive in the open savannah grassland at the Nile delta with an armed guide to adventure the wildlife species of the park such as Lions, Elephants, Cape buffaloes, Spotted hyenas, Jackson’s Hartebeest, waterbuck, Oribis, Bush babies, Leopards many others. Drive back to the lodge and have lunch.

Afternoon Boat Cruise: Later on, you will head to the Nile River for the Boat cruise at the bottom of the falls and be able to cruise near Hippos, crocodiles, Elephants, waterbucks, and Uganda Kobs.

You will also view water bird species like Goliath Heron, Egyptian Geese, Pelicans, Bee-eaters, Kingfishers, Hornbill, rare Shoebill stork, and Cormorant. Back to the lodge for Dinner and Overnight stay.

Meal plans; Breakfast, Lunch and Overnight

Day 3: Depart to Kampala or Entebbe Airport

Depart to Kampala: Wake up and have breakfast. After checking out of the lodge. You will drive around Victoria Nile to encounter cultural songs and drummers. Drive back to Kampala to be dropped off at your reserved hotel or be dropped off at Entebbe International Airport to catch up with your flight.

End of 3 Days Uganda Big Five Wildlife Safari.

Tour Include

Full Board Accommodation

A4x4 safari Vehicle

Boat cruise

Rhino Tracking fee

Knowledgeable English Speaking guide

Pick up and drops

Ferry crossing fees


Park entrance fees

Tour Exclude

International flight

Laundry service



Optional activities like sport fishing, chimpanzee tracking in Budongo forest, Bird watching many more.

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