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Waterfall Cruises - Murchison Falls

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The walk besides the magnificent falls

As I took a boat cruise to the feet of the falls, the Nile was all looking elegant with its beasts... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Steven W
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Hippo-notizing beauty & beast feast for the soul!

A riverboat trip up the West Nile to Murchison Falls followed b a short trek to the top of this... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
David C
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Paraa river crossing 1, Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
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All reviews the river murchison falls boat cruise nice trip three hours wild frontiers bird life waters edge species of birds uganda wildlife authority animals including trip takes excellent cruise driver guide fabulous views an amazing experience nile crocodiles
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

As I took a boat cruise to the feet of the falls, the Nile was all looking elegant with its beasts feeding on it. I was wowed by the long climb besides the falls up to the top. Managed to see the narrowest point of...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed October 23, 2018

A riverboat trip up the West Nile to Murchison Falls followed b a short trek to the top of this most powerful roaring torrent is one not to be missed . The variety of flora and fauna is a delectable feast for the eyes and...More

Thank David C
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Good trip with guide on board. Elefants, hyppos, birds, crodiles, fish eagle... much to see. A good walk up to the top of the Falls, with a small Group of five people. Spay of water. Enormous power.

Thank YolandeV798
Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is a great ride to view the Falls from the Lake Albert side. The boat is great way to see birds, hippos and other wildlife. We did an evening boat ride. We throughly enjoyed it. Its also drops off hikers who are trekking up...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Cruising up the Nile towards Murchison Falls was a relaxing and enlightening experience with views of animals, birds and magnificent scenery. The falls themselves are spectacular with the option of walking to the top or returning on the boat. There was a toilet and bar...More

Thank Media1994
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We went on the Parra Lodge boat trip to view the falls. On the way the captain would slow down to view the wildlife on the banks of the river. We saw quite a lot

Thank ioan_wilson
Reviewed September 9, 2018

They took us up the river to the falls and provide a commentary the whole way, Saw Elephants, hippos, crocks, giraffes and cape buffalo.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Don't be put off if the day is a little cloudy - we had our most fruitful trip to date this summer on a cloudy day - 4 herds of elephant on the waters edge and every animal that Murchison has to offer - brilliant

Thank luana w
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We have seen a lot of animals on the riverbank (elephant, giraffe, waterbuck, hartebeast, warthog etc.) plus hypos and crocodiles in the Nile. Many lovely birds! Knowledgeable ranger on the boat. The falls are visible from the boat from quite a distance - very nice,...More

Thank BartaI3
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We booked a six-person boat with Wild Frontiers - the price was $32 per person. Our captain and river guide was Bosco - WHO WAS AMAZING and very knowledgeable! The trip was over three hours and we had the best time. We saw lots of...More

Thank Jacqueline R
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Wanderer_Y
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Response from ToineVer | Reviewed this property |
Different types of beats.
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Arash Mojdeh E
July 22, 2016|
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Response from annauk2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Paraa Safary Lodge is the closest to the wildlife areas. It is a nice lodge. All wildlife is short driving distance within the park. Hope this helps
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