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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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Game and waterfall

We have seen a lot of animals on the riverbank (elephant, giraffe, waterbuck, hartebeast, warthog... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Barta I
Excellent - highly recommended!

We booked a six-person boat with Wild Frontiers - the price was $32 per person. Our captain and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jacqueline R
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“the river” (38 reviews)
“murchison falls” (29 reviews)
“boat cruise” (8 reviews)
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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"nice trip"
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"wild frontiers"
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"interesting birds"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 Barta I
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a boat ride to see the waterfall. Could see some rhinos and crocodiles before reaching an entrance to the trail walking.

Thank cutiedoggy13
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trip takes three hours, and you will see some hypos, more hypos and even more hypos. Maybe a sleeping croc, if you are lucky. Due to strong currents they stop the boat quite far from the falls. Try to do this with a small...More

Thank ToujoursLaRoute
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful way to view the animals close to the river and then get off and walk up to the falls for a great view.

Thank RobertLoosemore
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The trip to the Falls was beautifull, The trip back even more because of the animals we did see. Especially the elephant and her young next to hoge crocodile.

Thank ToineVer
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018

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 18 June 2018

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 7 June 2018

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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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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