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3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari Trip

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Are you looking for 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari Trip? Queen Elizabeth National park is the second most visited national park in Uganda after Murchison Falls National Park. Queen Elizabeth National Park is found in the western Park of Uganda and it is known for the larger travelers that it receives throughout the year.  After Queen Elizabeth the second (II) visited the Park in 1962, the government decided to name it after her Name queen Elizabeth National Park.  The park is so diverse in terms of wildlife species and it is home to more than 95 mamma species as well as more than 612 species of birds that are inhabited in various vegetation types of the park.  This 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari will lead you to this most and lovable national parks with animals species such as feelings of pride of lions, leopards, hyenas, waterbucks, bushbucks, buffaloes, and several herds of elephants. Queen Elizabeth National Park is known for tree-Climbing lions which are found in the Ishasha sector and its fabulous Kazinga channel the channel joining the vast water bodies of Lake Edward and Lake Gorge. More aquatic animal species can also be found in Queen Elizabeth National park due to the various water bodies that the park possesses. Such include the Nile crocodiles, hippos, and several water birds. Other activities to explore will be explored include the queen Elizabeth National Park community cultural encounters especially within the Kasenyi and Lake Katwe Community areas. This safari will start   and end in Kampala

What to count on our 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari

  • Pickup and transfer to the second visited Queen Elizabeth National Park from Kampala/Entebbe
  • Morning wildlife viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Enjoy the boat cruises at Kazinga channel in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Evening wildlife sightings in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Visiting the Lake Katwe salt mining areas

Day 1: Start with a pickup from Kampala or Entebbe and drive to Queen Elizabeth National park and explore the lake Salt mining Community

Our 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari will start with the first day of short briefing about this safari provided by our safari guide who will find you at your place of residence or hotel in Kampala or Entebbe early in the morning and later drive to the western Uganda where queen Elizabeth National Park is found. The first stopover of the journey will beta Kayabwe landmark spot where you will have some good moments as you see both northern and southern hemispheres being bisected by the equator and other motional forces illustrating how the motion of force along the center of the earth as you take some photos as well as the doing some small shopping and if you left the lodge or hotel in Kampala or Entebbe without having breakfast, it’s your time to dine in the restaurant at the equator and enjoy a cup of the locally made coffees and after you will drive to Mbarara city and makes a stopover at Igongo cultural center where you will enjoy your lunch and a brief tour of the Ankole museum at the Igongo cultural center and you will continue driving via the Ankole plantation farms of tea and enjoy good views of the homesteads with bushy hills and crater lakes. you will reach Queen Elizabeth National Park, check into your lodge, relax for a few hours or minutes and later go for lake Katwe salt mining community where you will find local especially women extracting salts locally with each having a plot that in water where they extract the salt. You will also learn how best this salt is best purified and after you will drive back to your lodge to be served dinner and have the night stay as you prepare for the next day’s activity.

Lodging options; Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury), Buffalo Safari Lodge (Mid-range), Pumba Safari Cottages (Standard)

Meal plan; Lunch / Dinner

Day 2: Morning wildlife watching in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Afternoon Boat cruise, and end the day with the evening game sightings

On this second day, you will get up early from bed at around 6 am be served with a hot cup of coffee from your Lodge ready to go for the exciting morning game drive in the wildness of Queen Elizabeth National Park.  We must walk up very early such that we increased your chances of seeing the nocturnal animals in Queen Elizabeth National Park and the early morning risers. The park will provide you with wonderful game viewing excitements as you encounter mammals such as the lions, spotted hyenas,  carvel cat, leopards, Civet among other animals include Impala, topis, zebras, buffaloes, giraffes, waterbucks among others. You will drive through the Lake Mburo National park and you assured that you will be able to see herds of elephants, buffaloes, the Ugandan kobs, waterbucks, mongoose, and bushbucks, and several Uganda kob. You will also experience some of the primates such as the olive baboons, monkeys, and several bird species. The morning game drive always last for about 5 hours and after you will return to your booked lodge, have lunch and small relaxation and thereafter you will drive to the Kazinga channel to enjoy the 2-hour boat cruise on Kazinga channel where you will be able to enjoy various animals especially the buffaloes and elephants swimming, hippos, the huge Nile crocodiles, Monitor lizards and several bird species that can be seen at the banks of the channel including the pied kingfishers, cormorants, pelicans, saddle-billed stork among several bird species. After the boat cruise safari that will end at around 5 pm, you will now return to the lodge and drive to Kasenyi plains for the evening game drives to spot some of the animals that you could have missed during the morning game drive. The target here is to see predators that leave their hideout in the evening to go and hunt and these include lions, leopards, and hyenas and later you will return to your booked lodge to be served with dinner and overnight stay.

Lodging options; Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury), Buffalo Safari Lodge (Mid-range), Pumba Safari Cottages (Standard)

Meal plan; Breakfast/Lunch / Dinner

Day 3; Morning wildlife watching in Queen Elizabeth National Park and Return to Kampala

You will wake up early, as usual, make sure that all of your belongings are packed and taken into your vehicle and check out your hotel room, and go and do a yet last game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will see some of the animals you missed the previous days at the park and after you leave the park and continue your journey back to Kampala. This time we shall use the Kasese Fortportal- Kampala route such that you can able to have clear views of the snowcapped Ruwenzori Mountains, the teal estates along the Fortportal highway, and several crater lakes. You will make a stopover in Fortportal tourism city to have lunch and thereafter continue to Kampala or Entebbe. This is the day when the 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari

Meal plan; Breakfast and Lunch

Our 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari include;

  • Transport for 3 days in a well-modified safari vehicle (4WD, air-conditioned, pop up roof) Safari Land-cruiser / Safari van
  • Professional English speaking driver-guide for 3 days
  • Fuel for 3 days
  • Pick up and drop off
  • Accommodation on full board accommodation for 2 nights
  • All en-route meals
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Park entrance fees
  • A visit to Katwe salt mining community
  • 3 game drives
  • Boat cruise safari

Our 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari excludes;

  • Domestic and international flights but they can be arranged on request
  • Tips
  • Souvenir and gifts
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks (Sodas, beers, wines, special juice and coffee orders)
  • Travel insurance
  • Accommodation before or after the tour in Kampala / Entebbe but can be arranged on request
  • Laundry / Phone and other personal expenditures note mentioned in the itinerary
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