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3 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park

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3 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park one of the shortest safari packages in Uganda but with rich experience. In case your there interested in exploring the queen Elizabeth National Park but have limited time, you don’t need to hesitate to just come and book our 3 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park. With this wonderful safari, you will be able to enjoy the chimpanzee trekking in Karinzu forest close to Queen Elizabeth National Park and other safari activities including the Kazinga channel boat cruise and the wildlife sightings in Queen Elizabeth 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 wildlife and chimpanzee-tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park will lead you to this most and lovable national parks with animal 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.

What to count on our 3 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park

  • Pickup and transfer to the second visited Queen Elizabeth National Park from Kampala/Entebbe
  • Morning wildlife viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Boat rides at Kazinga channel in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Seeing Kalinzu Chimpanzees
  • Evening wildlife sightings in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Cultural community encounters at Kasoga community

Day 1: Start with a pickup from Kampala or Entebbe and drive to Queen Elizabeth National park and visit Kasoga Community in the evening

The journey will start with a 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 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 named as the medley of wonders with fantastic tourist attractions, check into your lodge, relax for a few hours or minutes and later go for Kasoga community tours that are found along the shores of the lake gorge at Hamukungu landing site southwestern direction of Kasenyi plains where the prominent game drives are conducted within Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will enjoy and get the firsthand experience of the local community fishing activities in Kasoga and you will have different activities such as the community safari walks, canoeing, and other several activities that will make you understand the life of the traditional people staying along the shores of the lakes 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 at Kazinga channel, 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 the morning game drives will lead us to Kasenyi plains the leading spot for game drives in 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: Leave Queen Elizabeth National Park and go for Karinzu forest reserve for chimpanzee tracking and after proceed to Kampala or Entebbe

Today you will leave the bed early in the morning and be served breakfast and later, you will pack your belongs in your vehicle and checkout from your room, and drive to Kalinzu forest reserve, whereby you will be welcomed by the local tours guide who will brief you about chimpanzee trekking before you walk into the forest reserve to look for the chimpanzees. Kalinzu is the second-best destination where you can go and enjoy the chimpanzee tracking with the forest reserve having over 50 habituated individual Chimpanzees that are available for the visitors to track and see. As you’re tracking the chimpanzees, you may land on other forest species such as the L’hoest monkeys, Blue monkeys, red-tailed monkeys, and other interesting features such as morethan95 moths and about 261 species of butterflies. You may spend about 3 hours tracking Chimpanzees in Karinzu forest and after you have seen the chimpanzees in Karinzu forest, you will be able to see them for only one hour and later you will return to the starting point and have get bottle of water and then start your journey and drive back to Kampala with en-route lunch at Igongo cultural center in Mbarara city and this marks the end of your 3 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park

This 3 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park includes

  • Transport for 3 days in a well-modified safari vehicle (4WD, air-conditioned, pop up roof) Safari Land-cruiser / Safari van
  • Chimpanzee trekking fees
  • 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 Kasoga community
  • 3 game drives
  • Boat cruise safari

This 3 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tracking safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park 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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