Queens Elizabeth National Park
Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda’s most popular savanna reserve and has the widest variety of wildlife of any Ugandan park. The variety of habitats includes grassland savanna, forests, wetlands and lakes. This provides the setting for an extensive range of large mammals and primates. Four of the Big five are present and regularly seen
Things to consider:
- Mid-range tour– Accommodated tour
- Group Tour – The tour is run for more than 2 people at a go
- Can depart any day?– This tour can depart any day
- Can be customised?– This tour can be customized
- Minimun require age– Suitable for ages 16 and older
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Queens Elizabeth National Park
Camp or Lodge
Tour by day
Discover more details about this tour from the day you will arrive until your departure.
Day 1: To Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Your guide/driver will pick you up from a location in Kampala and head westwards via the Equator with a lunch stop in Mbarara before continuing to the Park to check in. Queen Elizabeth National Park is a preferred destination for most tourists to Uganda mostly likely because of it varied eco system which consists, a beautiful expanse of savannah, craters, lakes, and wildlife. Enjoy a short game drive on arrival before checking in for the night. Dinner and overnight accommodation options: Simba Safari Camp –budget, Ihamba Safari Lodge –mid range, Mweya Safari Lodge- H/B
Day 2: Game drive.
We will be up early today, depart at 0630am for a morning game drive. This morning we aim to catch the big cats i.e. lions as they hunt or feed on their morning kill. Lions mostly hunt as the day dawns in because the temperatures are cooler and more hunting-friendly for the king of the jungle. Other sights to expect are hyenas before they disappear into the thickets, Cape buffalo, the handsome Uganda kob, warthog, elephant, leopard, and waterbuck. Return to the Lodge/Camp for late breakfast. Right after lunch, we will drive out to take a cruise on the Kazinga channel. Queen Elizabeth National Park boasts one of the highest biodiversity ratings of any game reserve in the world.
Dinner and overnight accommodation options: Simba Safari Camp –budget, Ihamba Safari Lodge –mid range, Mweya Safari Lodge- up-market.F/B.
Day 3: Primate walk and back to Kampala.
Leave the lodge at 8:00am, drive to the Kyambura Gorge for a primate walk. A walk in the forest here allows for sights of chimpanzees, black & white Colobus monkey, Vervet monkey, olive baboon and the occasional leopard. After the primate walk, we drive to Kampala. H/B
End of the services.
- Ground transport
- An English speaking driver/guide
- A visit to Sipi Falls
- A boat activities in the park as indicated
- A chimpanzee permit
- A gorilla permit
- A hike to the foot hills of Mount Rwenzori
- Game drives as indicted
- A visit to the source of the Nile
- A village experience.
- Entry visas and flights
- Items of personal nature/tips/laundry
- Personal insurance
- Sodas/alcohol/ teas and extra water
- Extra meals and activities