5 attractions in Murchison Falls National Park are the top things to see in the park that travelers should not miss out on. There are a number of fascinating attractions to see while on your Murchison Falls National Park safari, all throughout the year. The top 5 attractions in Murchison Falls National Park include the powerful Murchison Falls, River Nile, top of the falls view, birds in Murchison Falls National Park and animals in Murchison Falls National Park.

The Powerful Murchison Falls

The powerful Murchison Falls are the top most reason why travelers visit Uganda on Murchison Falls National Park safaris. The Murchison Falls make a thunderous and powerful thrust through the narrow 7m gorge, plunging over 40 to 50 meters radius pool, creating a loud and thunderous roar and spray. Watching this is one of the most sought thing by tourists that some travelers even opt to book into accommodation near the falls just to hear their roaring sounds in the night.

Murchison Falls National Park

River Nile

One of the top 5 attractions in Murchison Falls National Park is the mighty River Nile, whose source s in Uganda and moves on long strides through the country to other countries that it crosses before pouring into the Mediterranean Sea. The River Nile also flows the Murchison Falls national park, and is a great habitat or a variety of wildlife in Murchison Falls National Park like serried ranges of hippos, giant crocodiles, and a variety of reptiles and birds.

The best way to explore the River Nile in Murchison Falls National Park is by taking a launch trip up stream to the bottom of the Murchison Falls.

Top of the Falls View

One of the most spectacular views you shall have while on your Uganda safari is at the top of the falls, where you shall be rewarded with amazing views of the Murchison Falls from the top, watching as it plunges into the narrow gorge making thunderous sounds herds from lengths away.

Birds in Murchison Park

There are over 450 bird species in Murchison Falls National Park, making the park one of the best birding areas in Uganda from where travelers after birding safaris in Uganda can see a variety of bird species. Murchison Falls National Park has the rare Shoebill Stork, the Goliath Heron, African Quail-Finch, Blue-headed Coucal, White-browed Sparrow, Red-throated Bee-eater, Piapiac, African Jacana, Denham’s Bustard, Malachite Kingfishers, among so many others. Travelers can see the various Murchison Falls National Park birds while on different activities in the park like bird watching, game drives, or even on nature walks and boat cruises.

5 Attractions in Murchison Falls National Park
Blue-headed Coucal

Animals in Murchison Falls National Park

Animals in Murchison Falls National Park are one of the top attractions that brings a number of travelers on Uganda tours. Murchison Falls National Park has a number of animal species, including the about 76 mammal species including hippos, giraffes, warthogs, buffalos, kobs, elephants, the Jackson’s Hartebeests, primates like over 800 chimpanzees, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, red-tiled monkeys, among so many others.

Apart from the above mentioned top 5 attractions in Murchison Falls National Park, other attractions in the park include Paraa which is a great place to see large schools of hippos, Budongo Forest which inhabits a number of chimpanzees which you can see on chimpanzee  tracking tours, Karuma waterfalls and Kaniyo Pabidi forest.

Murchison Falls National Park is a beautiful Uganda national park that travelers can visit and be rewarded with amazing wild game viewing, birding safaris, and so much more. There are a number of activities that travelers can do while on Murchison Falls National Park safaris, to see and encounter the various attractions in Murchison Falls National Park. some of the activities in Murchison Falls National Park include game drives, night game drives, guided walking safaris, bird watching, boat cruise to the bottom of the falls, as well as hiking to the top of the falls from where you get to enjoy the mazing views of the most powerful waterfalls in the world, the Murchison Falls.

Get in touch with a reputable and experienced tour operator like Achieve Global Safaris and Focus East Africa Tours to help you create one of the most memorable and affordable Uganda tours visiting the Murchison Falls National Park and get an opportunity to enjoy the top mentioned 5 attractions in Murchison Falls National Park and beyond.

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