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3days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari

Queen Elizabeth National Park is located in Southwestern Uganda, Kasese district occupying 764 square miles. In between the plains, east of Lake Edward and foothills south of the snowcapped Rwenzori Mountains. It is one of the oldest parks and when Queen Elizabeth 2 of the Great Britain visited the park in 1954. For that reason, it was renamed from Kazinga National park to Queen Elizabeth National park.

This 3 days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari takes you to Queen Elizabeth National Park a 284km journey by a car from Kampala. The park is Uganda’s understandingly most visited and popular tourist destination . And its not only famous about big cats. But also this safari is often paired with gorilla tracking in Kibale Forest. It furthermore prides with a variety of different species of mammals and over 600 bird species plus the commonly known Kazinga channel for boat cruising.

It is definitely among the world’s most bio diversified wildlife sanctuary. Featuring the amazing Tree-climbing lions, Leopards, Chimpanzees, Hippopotamus ,Ever playing  African Elephants and Cape Buffaloes among others and not forgetting the magnificient lunch cruise along Kazinga channel. Then you will also go for Chimp tracking in Kyambura Gorge.

Trip highlights:

Photography at the Uganda Equator 

Game drive

Boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel

Chimpanzee tracking in the Kalinzu forest

View of the Katwe Salt Lake

 

DAY 1: KAMPALA – QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast for day one will be provided at the hotel or your place of residence. Then followed by briefing about the safari from our tour guide at exactly 7:00 am. The 5-6 hours’ journey will start off to the park  through the towns of Masaka, Mbarara, and others .Where you will meet different adventures along the way.

There will be a number of brief stopovers for instance at the Uganda Equator along Masaka road.  Where you will be able to stand in both the northern and southern hemispheres. Then experiment how water swirls in different directions when placed in the two hemispheres. Photography and some souvenir shopping will also be carried out while here.

Having had lunch, the trip will proceed and as you approach Bushenyi. You will be welcomed by the puff of coolest breeze ever experienced in Uganda. As well as the lush tea plantations on the hilly slopes of Igara and Ishaka, through the Kalinzu Forest Reserve  until you reach the park.

Finally head straightaway to the lodge and check in. And while relaxing, you wait for the evening game drive.

Destination: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Dinner and Overnight:

Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge | Katara Safari Lodge

Mid-Range: Twin Lake Safari Lodge |Elephant Hub Lodge

Budget: Irungu forest safari Lodge | Bush Lodge

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Drinking Water throughout

Journey time: 6 -7 hours

 

DAY 2: GAME DRIVE AND BOAT CRUISE ON THE KAZINGA CHANNEL

Kick off the day with an early game drive immediately after the morning bite. That parades us to diverse animals like the big 5 member Elephants, Buffaloes, Big cats including Lions and Leopards  and many more residents of this park more times than in the evening game drive of day one. There is also a rich bird life especially our version of storks the shoebill storks in the wetland spots as we reach the Flamingoes in the salt lakes at Kasenyi.

Accomplished with lunch, we get ready for the classic highlights on the 2hours boat cruise on the  Kazinga channel. A 36km channel linking Lake George to Lake Edward.  3days Queen Elizabeth National, Which is a dominant feature of Queen Elizabeth National park due to it’s abundant source of water for both mammals and bird species. Also known in the world as the area with the largest concentration of hippos and numerous Nile crocodiles.

At this point, you view and observe both the land and water adapted hippopotamuses yawning, the National Geographical society killing machines the legendary Nile crocodiles gaping along the banks alongside the savannah version of pigs the Warthog referred to a Pumba and among others will come into your eyes.

Destination: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Dinner and Overnight:

Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge | Katara Safari Lodge

Mid-Range: Twin Lake Safari Lodge |Elephant Hub Lodge

Budget: Irungu forest safari Lodge | Bush Lodge

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner

Drinking Water throughout

Journey time: 6 -7 hours

 

DAY 3: CHIMPANZEE TRACKING AND TRANSFER TO KAMPALA

With breakfast done, you will proceed for Chimpanzee tracking in Kyambura Gorge enjoying the nature walk through the forest which is approximately a 2 to 5 hours walk while sighting different kinds of plants, flowers, butterflies and insects and finally meet the fantasizing chimpanzees.

Lastly, drive back to Kampala with a precise break at equator just for lunch in Masaka. Then proceed to Kampala where you will be dropped off at your preferred location or at the Airport. This will therefore be the end of our 3 days Queen Elizabeth National Park in the pearl of Africa.

Thank you so much for choosing Paradise Adventure Vacations and we hope to see you again in Uganda for another thrilling  and unforgettable Safari.

Destination: Kampala/Entebbe International Airport

Dinner and Overnight: No Accommodation

Meals Plan: Breakfast and Lunch

Drinking Water throughout

Journey time: 6 -7 hours

 

TOUR COST:

 

PARTICULARS 1 PAX 2 PAX 3 PAX 4 PAX 5 PAX
Rate per person in luxury accommodation as per the itinerary
Rate per person in mid- range accommodation as per the itinerary $1,150 $710 $665 $567 $570
Rate per person in budget accommodation as per the itinerary $ 1,090 $650 $611 $510 $450

 

Tour cost includes:

  • A 4×4 safari land cruise or minibus with fuel and an English speaking driver guide
  • Full board accommodation as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Stopover at the Equator
  • 1 game drive
  • 1 boat trip on the Kazinga Channel
  • Chimpanzee tracking in the Kalinzu forest

Items excluded;

  • Drinks besides water provided in the safari car
  • Tips
  • All personal expenses

What to carry:

  • A pair of water proof trousers and a jacket.
  • A hat
  • Insect repellent
  • A pair of sun glasses
  • Personal camera
  • A pair of binoculars

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