5 Days fishing

from $2340

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This safari takes you to an expedition to the best destinations in Uganda. Head to Murchison Falls National Park and expect the Big 5 sighting, boat trip to the base of the falls plus a hike to the top of the falls, the fascinating Sempaya hot springs, Queen Elizabeth National Park with classic big games like the rare tree-climbing lions.



  • Complementally pick up from Airport/ hotel
  • Accommodation before/end of trip can be arranged at an extra cost

Day 1: Arrive – Entebbe

Arrival at Entebbe International Airport meet and great with Ganyana safari driver /guide and

transfer to your overnight accommodation. You will get briefed on how you can get the best

experience from your fishing safari. After check in head to UWEC for birding.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Lake Victoria Hotel
Midrange: Innophine Hotel 790
Mean Plan: Full Board

Day 2:

Spot Fishing on Lake Victoria & Mabamba shoebill Excursion

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Lake Victoria for half day fishing activity from a fully

equipped boat as well as other fishing equipment’s, you will spend four hours on the Lake

enjoying spot fishing on the Lake. In the afternoon we head to Mabamba swamp for the Shoebill

Stork and other water birds like the African and Lesser Jacana, Allen’s and Purple Gallinule,

Yellow Billed Duck, Purple and common Squacco Heron, Northern Brown Throated Weaver,

Malachite Kingfisher, after which we head to back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Lake Victoria Hotel
Midrange: Innophine Hotel 790
Mean Plan: Full Board

Day 3:

Transfer to Murchison falls – Birding and hike top of the falls

After breakfast, you will start your journey to Murchison falls through the famous Luwero

triangle, Budongo forest on the western arm of the Rift valley, with lots of bird species and great

sceneries reaching the park in the afternoon. Head to top of the falls where the Nile perfects its

beauty before transferring to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Para safari lodge
Midrange: Pakuba Safari Lodge
Mean Plan: Full Board

Day 4:

Boat trip, Game drives & Fishing in Murchison Falls NP

After breakfast, go for a brief game viewing session before going for fishing is from the rocks

around several pools below the Falls. In the afternoon, you may go for a launch cruise on the

Nile River. This cruise will take you to the bottom of the thundering falls. It involves having a

scenic view of schools of hippos, huge crocodiles, buffaloes, elephants and a variety of water

birds such as the rare shoebill, cormorants, ducks, bee-eaters, skimmers, fish eagle, kingfishers and herons.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Para safari lodge
Midrange: Pakuba Safari Lodge
Mean Plan: Full Board

Day 5:

Transfer from Murchison Falls to Entebbe

After breakfast take on a leisurely drive to Kampala arriving at your preferred accommodation

Afternoon or to the Airport for your outbound Flight.

Persons Date Price per person
1 pax Any Date $2,340
2 pax Any Date $1,446


  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Accommodation as per the itinerary
  • Park fees
  • Launch trip
  • Mabamba Excursion
  • Game drives
  • All activities as per the itinerary
  • Fishing permits
  • Fuel and car hire
  • Services of an English-speaking guide
  • COVID 19 Arrangements


  • Tips and gratuities
  • Items of personal nature
  • International flights
  • COVID 19 test

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