7 days Uganda fishing safari on Lake Victoria and River Nile

This 7 days Uganda fishing safari on Lake Victoria and Murchison Falls explores you to the best fishing areas on Africa’s largest lake and along the river Nile. This tour presents fresh water experiences in Uganda.

7 Days Uganda fishing safari on Lake Victoria and Murchison Falls

Day One: Airport EBB – Arrival at Entebbe

You are warmly received and transferred to the hotel for overnight rest.

Overnight stay: Lake Victoria View Guest House (BB) or The Boma (BB)

Day Two: Entebbe- Lake Victoria fishing

After a hearty breakfast, head out to the expansive lake for the whole day fishing experience. With food and drinks on the boat, the catches are not hard to find. Expect to catch species like the Nile Perch, cat fish and Tilapia. We fish deep in the lake and around the Islands. It is possible to talk to the local fishermen and learn from their own experiences. As the sunsets, we return to the mainland to relax.

Overnight stay: Lake Victoria View Guest House (FB) or The Boma (FB)

Day Three: Entebbe- Lake Victoria fishing

After breakfast, we leisurely head out to the lake’s deep waters for another fishing experience.

Overnight stay: Lake Victoria View Guest House (FB) or The Boma (FB)

Day Four: Entebbe to Murchison Falls National Park   400 km, 6hrs

This morning, leisurely drive north through the Masindi colonial town, the Budongo forest up to the top of the Murchison Falls. Enjoy the views and sounds of the thunderous falls as the River Nile squeezes through a narrow rocky gap.

Check in at the lodge and relax to the magnificent sight of the sun setting over the wilderness and animals on the river banks. Murchison Falls is the largest park in Uganda with a wide variety of animals. The mighty river is teaming with fish as it lies within the protected area where commercial fishing is not permitted.

Overnight stay: Murchison River Lodge (FB) or the Paraa safari Lodge (FB)

Day Five: Murchison Falls National Park, river Nile fishing

After breakfast and sunrise, we head down on the boat to the pools of river Nile below the roaring Murchison Falls. Expect an array of fish including Tilapia, Cat fish, Barbel fish, Lungfish. The boat is an excellent platform for fishing but also wildlife viewing as we sail along the river.

Overnight stay: Murchison River Lodge (FB) or the Paraa safari Lodge (FB)

Day Six: Murchison Falls National Park, river Nile fishing

After breakfast, we leisurely head out to the river Nile for another fishing experience. We check out some of the best spots around the rocks on the banks of the river.

Overnight stay: Murchison River Lodge (FB) or the Paraa safari Lodge (FB)

Day Seven: Murchison Falls National Park to Entebbe 400 km, 6hrs

After breakfast and relaxation, we leisurely return to the airport for your departure flight. End

TOTAL PRICE 2018-2019 (Medium range accommodations- Full board)
  • 2 persons: USD 2460 per person (double/twin sharing) based on a private tour
  • 4 persons: USD 2240 per person (double/twin sharing) based on a private tour
  • 6 persons: USD 2150 per person (double/twin sharing) based on a private tour
  • USD: 210 single room supplement outside the double/twin room
TOTAL PRICE 2018-2019 (High Budget accommodations- Full board)
  • 2 persons: USD 2895 per person (double/twin sharing) based on a private tour
  • 4 persons: USD 2660 per person (double/twin sharing) based on a private tour
  • 6 persons: USD 2545 per person (double/twin sharing) based on a private tour
  • USD: 405 single room supplement outside the double/twin room
The above Price includes:
  • Ground transfers
  • 4×4 custom built safari vehicle with knowledgeable driver/guide and fuel
  • Fishing boat and guides
  • Fishing equipment (subject to a refundable deposit fee-excluded)
  • Fishing permits
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Accommodations with mentioned meals
  • Entrance fees to the National Parks and sites
The following activities: Fishing, bird watching, wildlife viewing.
The above Price excludes:
  • All activities not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Insurances
  • Flights and visa for Uganda
  • All Meals and drinks not according to the accommodations
  • Tips and personal expenses such as laundry and communications