Photographing Nile crocodiles in Murchison , Uganda is a haven for wildlife photographers, offering a stunning array of subjects to capture. From the majestic mountain gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to the elusive shoebill stork of the Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda is home to some of the most iconic and sought-after wildlife on the planet.
You can still make a Nile crocodile shoot in Uganda if you have ample time in Uganda, safari vacations and travel services can assist you in getting all the necessary clearances and press accreditation in Uganda.
Murchison falls in disjointed by the Nile River which is an immense home to wildlife both on the river and on the open plains of the Nile Delta which is a large habitat for the breeding of the Uganda kobo that attracts a lot of predators like lion, hyenas, and leopards among others and being on low altitudes, the temperatures can be so harsh and this attracts a large number of elephants that come to cool and drink water.
The Nile River area that flows through Murchison Falls is considered to have a higher population of Nile crocodiles compared to the Mara River crocodiles. The latter are primarily active during the wildebeest migration in Tanzania and Kenya, which occurs from July to October.
The photographers can hire private boats ensuring their flexibility in the process of photographing the Nile crocodiles and the boats have different capacities ranging from 2 people to 7 people during the photography
Uganda has perfect weather conditions throughout the year and brings you some of the world’s top sunsets and sunrises that you can as a result that Uganda is located on the equator and this makes it the best time for photography
Our professional local guides will provide you with on-scene experience as they know the home of the Nile crocodiles having been in the field doing this for good years in the National Park premises.
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Apart from crocodiles, the river is a large home to beautifully colored birds, elephants, and hippos which can sometimes seen swimming across the river from the Northern bank to the Southern bank and it is still the top fishing destination for the popular beast Nile perch.
Due to the high demand for private boat services during the months of September-May, it is ideal to book at least 6 months in advance to ensure the best arrangements for your safari. June-August is the busiest month of the year, so booking a year in advance may be required for these months.
By booking early, you will have a better chance of securing the services you want and avoiding disappointment.
Photographers must consider drier months of the year that is June-August and December-February which is the best time due to it being the breeding season of the Nile crocodiles.
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