A 3 Days (2 Nights) Safari to explore Queen Elizabeth National Park, a place one traveler referred to as truly a Medley of Wonders! Located in the foothills of the famed Mountains of the Moon, Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda’s most popular tourist destination characterized by various and diverse ecosystems, which include sprawling savanna, shady, humid forests, sparkling lakes and fertile wetlands. These make it the ideal safari park for the classic big game that include the tree climbing lions, ten primate species including chimpanzees and over 600 species of birds. At the end of the tour, you will get to know the reason as to why Queen Elizabeth National Park is the most loved park in Uganda and why it is among the highest biodiversity area in the world.
- Game Viewing.
- Chimpanzee Tracking in Kyambura Gorge.
- Adventures into Ishasha to see tree climbing lions.
- Nature Walks in Maramagambo Forest.
- Launch Cruise along the Kazinga Channel.
Day 1: Travel from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 2: Game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Day 3: Return to Kampala
Day 1: Kampala – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Early morning, our driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel for a trip to Queen Elizabeth National Park, a world biosphere reserve with a lot of wildlife. Depart from Kampala and head to the southwest of the country making various stopovers; at the Equator in Masaka for photographs, souvenirs and coffee and at Mbarara for lunch. You will arrive in Queen Elizabeth National Park in the afternoon, enjoying game viewing along the way. Dinner and Overnight at the lodge.
Accommodation: Simba Safari Camp or Bush Lodge (Budget)/ Enganzi Lodge or Buffalo Safari Lodge (Mid Range) / Katara Lodge or Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury)
Day 2: Game Drives & Boat Cruises
The day begins with an early morning game drive within the park. Head to the mating ground, a place characterized with lots of early risers that include the Uganda Kobs. Continue through the Ishasha Sector looking for the tree climbing lions, elephants, buffaloes and other wild animals in their natural habitat before returning to the lodge/camp for lunch. In the afternoon, take on a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel, a channel that connects Lake Edward to Lake George characterized by lots of wildlife that include schools of hippos, buffaloes, elephants and other animals that come for a drink in the afternoon. The Kazinga channel is also a famous place to see water birds.
Accommodation at: Simba Safari Camp or Bush Lodge (Budget)/ Enganzi Lodge or Buffalo Safari Lodge (Mid Range) / Katara Lodge or Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury)
Day 3: Return to Kampala
Start your day with another morning game drive. Optional chimpanzee tracking in the Kyambura Gorge can also be arranged if you would love to see the fast moving chimpanzees of the Ishasha Sector. Embark on your return trip to Kampala arriving in the evening.
End of the Tour
The cost will include the following services:
- Ground Transportation in a 4wd safari vehicle
- Accommodation in lodges mentioned in the itinerary
- All park fees (Park Entrance Fees & Vehicle Entrance Fees)
- Activity Fees
- Launch Trip along the Kazinga Channel in Queen Elizabeth National Park
- English Speaking Driver Guide
- Drinking Water
- All Meals as mentioned in itinerary
The exclusives will only be:
- Items of personal nature
- Air fares to and from
- All alcoholic drinks
- Add-on/Extension costs for experiences when you opt for it