8 Day Murchison Falls Jinja Duo Tour

8 Day Murchison Falls Jinja Duo Tour

Murchison Falls Conservation Area comprises Murchison Falls National Park, Bugungu and Karuma Falls Wildlife Reserves. This is where the Nile explodes through a narrow gorge and cascades down to become a placid river whose banks thrive with hippo, crocodile, waterbuck and buffalo to name a few. The vegetation is characterized by savannah, riverine forest and woodland. Wildlife abounds with lion, leopard, elephant, giraffe, hartebeest, oribi, Uganda kob, chimpanzee, and many bird species Uganda is renowned for.

The word name ‘Jinja’ means a stone and the Ripon Falls, that were corporately called ‘Mayinja’ – Stones (singular – Jinja) were the origin of the name. Famous as the historic source of the Nile River, Jinja is the adrenaline capital of Uganda. Here you can get your fix of many an adventure activity like whitewater rafting, horse riding, bungee jumping, quad biking and many others in a beautiful setting.

Safari Overview

Day 1 | Arrive Entebbe – Gately Inn Entebbe - 1 night

Day 2 | Drive to Murchison Falls National Park – Lodge to be advised – 3 nights

Day 3 | Murchison Falls National Park – Lodge to be advised overnight

Day 4 | Murchison Falls National Park – Lodge to be advised overnight

Day 5 | Jinja – Gately On Nile – 2 nights

Day 6 | Jinja – Gately On Nile overnight

Day 7 | Entebbe – Gately Inn Entebbe - 1 night

Day 8 | End of tour and departure

Why We Like It

  • Excellent accommodation
  • Wildlife galore
  • Private guide and 4x4 vehicle
  • Stunning scenery & birds including the Shoebill


Costs, Inclusions & Exclusions


8 Day Murchison Falls/Jinja Duo (Medium/High range)

Gately Inn Entebbe | Entebbe | 2 nights | Bed & Breakfast

Lodge to be advised | Murchison Falls National Park | 3 nights | Full board

Gately On Nile | Jinja | 2 nights | Bed & Breakfast


7-night Murchison Falls/Jina Duo includes all accommodation as specified (or similar)
Airport transfers & transport on safari in 4WD with an English-speaking Ugandan driver/guide
In Entebbe and Jinja accommodation is based on a bed and breakfast basis
Full board accommodation whilst on safari (breakfast, lunch & dinner, hot beverages, bar snacks & water)
Relevant park entry fees, ferry fees, all game drives in Murchison Falls National Park
In Jinja, accommodation, sunset cruise to Source of the Nile, transport in and around Jinja
Transport back to Entebbe from Jinja
Transport to Mabamba wetland and a canoe trip to see the Shoebill


International flights, visas & departure taxes
Personal expenses such as porters, tips, visas (US$50) & travel insurance
Optional/extra activities
Park fees for optional/extra activities ($40pppd)
Additional meals (other than specified) around $30pppd and all drinks
Items of a personal nature, extra activities & any items not specified


A 50% deposit is required to secure your tour
The balance of payment is due 30 days prior to tour departure
A detailed invoice will be forwarded at the time of providing us with a written confirmation.
All necessary guest information will also be shared at that time.
Terms & Conditions apply
Subject to change without notice

All visitors to Uganda will be required to apply online for the single entry Visa at $50. Follow the Link; https://www.visas.immigration.go.ug

YELLOW FEVER UPDATE – Please note: It is now essential that all visitors arriving into Uganda or Rwanda by plane or road present an up to date Yellow fever certificate to immigration upon arrival.

Murchison Falls Wildife Tour in Pictures