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Waterfall Cruises - Murchison Falls

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Paraa river crossing 1, Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
+256 773 897275
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Just a glance at the beauty of the falls made our visitors as happy and they promised to come back... read more

Reviewed yesterday
truevinesafaris
beautiful falls

I and my friends booked the boat cruise that went to the bottom of Murchison Falls. When we got... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
j0se256
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Kampala, Uganda
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“the river” (38 reviews)
“murchison falls” (28 reviews)
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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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+256 773 897275
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"bird life"
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"nice trip"
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"hippos and crocodiles"
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"wild frontiers"
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"uganda wildlife authority"
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"an amazing experience"
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"excellent cruise"
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"point of view"
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Reviewed yesterday

Just a glance at the beauty of the falls made our visitors as happy and they promised to come back in larger numbers.

Thank truevinesafaris
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I and my friends booked the boat cruise that went to the bottom of Murchison Falls. When we got closer the falls, the views were spectacular. We got off and had a 45 minute hike that took us to the top of Murchison Falls. What...More

Thank j0se256
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Reviewed 4 days ago

You don’t imagine seeing the Nile with such cataracts ....the boat is an amazing experience you can share with leopard and crocodile

Thank Nahama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cruise took around three hours and took us from the Paraa river crossing to the base of Murchison Falls. We saw lots of wildlife which was identified by the on board guide. You pay to choose between a one way journey where you can...More

Thank WildMike
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The boat cruise is very incredible, you get to see several animals including Hippos, Crocodiles, Elephants, Buffaloes and birds. You also see the falls in the vicinity.

Thank donaldmackenzee
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You go up the river on a large pontoon, the guide and captain do a good job of showing you the wildlife on the way to the falls. There's a bar service on the boat, just in case you'd like to enjoy a Nile on...More

Thank Framptonxx
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You should experience Murchison Falls from the top and from the bottom. On this boat trip we saw crocodiles, lots of birds, hippos, and of course the falls. The boat stops at the base of the falls so that you can hike to the top....More

1  Thank martigold
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoy the animals on banks of the Nile especially the basking crocodiles, monitorLizards and countless bird species viewed disappearing in holes drilled on cliffs The brief poses on schools of hippos with brief details from on board guide was really interesting Along the cruise we...More

Thank governorxc
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Starting that boat trip you can't imagine how awesome it will be. Sailing along the banks both directions you can observe multitude of varies fauna: hundreds of hippos relaxing in water, lots of different birds, buffalos, giraffes, antelopes, warthogs, elephants and... Nile crocodiles. The staff...More

Thank Krystyna K
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Lots of good views both of the falls and the abundant wildlife that inhabits the area. We unfortunately did not bring a bottle of bubbly to complete the experience

Thank wonderlust_dude
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Arash Mojdeh E
22 July 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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