Paraa Safari Lodge – Murchison Falls National Park
Perched suitably within the heart of Murchison Falls National Park about a 5-6 hours’ drive from Kampala, Paraa Safari Lodge is one of the best luxury Uganda safari lodges for visitors on Uganda safari.
It was founded in 1954 and it straddles Northwestern Uganda overviewing the River Nile as it flows towards Lake Albert. It is a perfect up-market establishment holidaymaker, group of friends, family, as well as leisure travelers on Uganda safari, can opt for a night stay.
This accommodation unit elegant balconies and ceiling to floor windows providing an excellent view of the Victoria Nile, swimming pool, gardens, and many more.
The pool overviews the stunning River Nile below and this was Every room fully furnished, fitted with modern household amenities as well as a private wash closet all aimed at ensuring guests get a comfortable stay.
The décor at this luxurious lodge gives the reflection of the early explorers as can be noticed on its wall painting and furniture in the lounge.
They have an en-suite bathroom, fan, balconies for guests to chill, view the surrounding areas after the long day of exploration in the park.
The rooms overview the swimming pool and the magical River Nile as it flows towards Lake Albert. Paraa Lodge is comprised of about 54 rooms and they come with a balcony plus an en-suite private bathroom.
After a long sunny day, guests can get back to cool off from the lodge’s swimming pool outside or relax while enjoying the exceptional views over the Victoria Nile.
While here, you can also be in a position to enjoy the bird melodies as they sing. Remarkably, the lodge’s swimming pool also featured in the Hollywood movie ‘The African Queen’ starring Katherine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart.
- Facilities and services in Paraa Safari Lodge
The available facilities that makeup Paraa Lodge include a restaurant, a well-stocked bar, craft shop, laundry services, conference hall, swimming pool, Wi-Fi, and many more.
- Activities to do while staying in Paraa Safari Lodge
Paraa Safari Lodge is perched strategically in the heart of Murchison Fall National Park and offers tourists on Uganda safari opportunity to take part in game drives, launch trip, birding tour, chimpanzee tracking, cultural tours, guided nature walks, hot air balloon tours, and many more.
Murchison Falls National Park is home to a diversity of wildlife species including African bush elephants, leopards, lions, buffaloes, Rothschild giraffes, an estimate of over 451 bird species, primates such as chimpanzees, blue monkeys, black and white colobus monkeys, vervet monkeys, red-tailed monkeys, olive baboons, and many others.
Getting to Paraa Safari Lodge
Paraa Safari Lodge is reachable by road and by air. By road, visitors on Uganda safari in Murchison Falls National Park can travel from Kampala via the Luweero-Masindi route then connect to Paraa Safari Lodge via Kichumbanyobo gate.
By air, you can fly from Entebbe airport or Kajjansi airfield then land at Bugungu airstrip or Pakuba airstrip in Murchison Falls National Park then connect to the lodge.