Nile safari lodge is approximately located in one of the most beautiful places in the world, the lodge is located in Murchison falls national game park in Uganda it’s the biggest park in the country with the mighty Nile crossing the park and the striking Karuma falls, the park has got a lot to offer making it one of the world’s top tourists destination.
The lodge is situated in an upper area of Murchison fallswith raised decks in each chalet overlooking the Nile with endless views of animals at the river banks, the rare shoebill bird is also commonly seen in the lodges premises the onsite restaurant provides very nice meals ranging from local to international cusuine with variety of drinks both alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks.
Nile safari lodge offers sun downers which you can enjoy at the outdoor swimming pool with excellent views of the blue Waters of the river Nile. Camping grounds are also availed and massage and sauna can be arranged at an affordable price. The maximum age for kids staying for free is 5yrs old and the check-in time is by 12:00hrs and check-out by 10:00hrs African time.
Rooms and prices
Ten spacious wooden chalets
Hot water showers and flushing toilets
Wooden decks overlooking the Blue Nile
Fishing at Murchison falls can be done at the designated area in the Nile, tourists should get fishing permits from the Uganda wildlife authority or with the help of their travel agents. However experienced the tourists are with fishing they should go along with an experienced fishing guide who knows about the Nile water changes.
Game driving is one of the most beautiful encounters at Murchison falls national park, the park is a home to Africa big five that is; lions, leopards, buffalos, elephants and rhino with the giraffes that can’t be found at Queen Elizabeth national park chimpanzee trekking and bird watching can also be done here.
Murchison falls national park is one of the top birders destination in the country, at Murchison, you awaken to the singing of birds and can view as many as possible at the lodge premises even before embarking on a birding safari some of the birds here are; black scimitar bill, long tailed night jar, standard winged night jar, dark chanting goshawk and Abdims stork among others.
Boat cruises at Murchison falls are very famous as they lead you through panoramic views to the elegant Karuma falls and a lot of aquatic life and water birds to be seen during the cruise, the cruises normally take two to three hours and are scheduled at 8:00am, 11:00am, 2:00pm and 4:00pm.
The forested area of Murchison falls are an habitat to a lot of primates containing over 600 chimpanzees and other primates, chimpanzee trekking can be done at Budongo Forest, Rubango forest and Kaniyo pabidi forest.
Hot are ballooning
White water rafting
Guided nature walks
Facilities and amenities
Laundry, house storage and room service
Bar, lounge and restaurant
How to get there
Four to five hours drive from Kampala