2 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari

Group Size

Minimum 1 traveler

Accommodation

Safari Lodges (Budget, Mid-Range or Luxury)

Transport

4X4 Safari Vehicle - Overland Vehicle, Mini Bus

Note:

This trip requires a 50% initial deposit in order to secure the limited accommodation.

2 Days Uganda Safari Tour to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda's most popular national park because of her large variety and volume of wildlife, coupled with a spectacular scenery of enormous crater lakes carved dramatically into grassy rolling hills. Enjoy a boat ride along the Kazinga Channel whose banks are thronged with lots of game including the world's largest concentration of hippos and a cocktail of birds, matched with an early morning game drive for great big game sightings.

Highlights

  • Boat ride along the Kazinga Channel
  • Visit the Lake Katwe Tourism Center
  • Early morning game drive for big game sightings
  • Stopover at the Uganda Equator

Itinerary

Day One: Travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park, Boat Ride on Kazinga Channel

Have early breakfast and prepare for pick-up from your hotel or residence at exactly 7.00am. Expect sighting of Zebras, impalas, and lots of Crested Cranes as you drive along Lake Mburo National Park in Kiruhura District. Get to Mbarara town for a lunch break. Thereafter proceed and get to Queen Elizabeth National Park via the Northern crater Area with stunning views of grassy hills and beautiful crater lakes.

Get to Mweya and set out for the 3.00pm boat ride along the Kazinga Channel. The Kazinga Channel is a 40km natural stream of water connecting Lakes Edward & George. The channel's banks are immersed with an incredible diversity of wildlife including hippos, crocodiles, monitor lizards, buffalos, elephants, antelopes, and thousands of colorful birds including African eagle, Pied Kingfisher, Cormorants, and lots more. The 2 hour boat ride along the channel offers the best opportunity to sight lots of animals and birds at close & safe encounter.

Return at about 5.00pm and set out for a 1 hour tour of the Lake Katwe Tourism Center. You get to sight thousands of flamingos at Lake Manyanyange, and have a local experience at the salt mining center & the fishing village.

Return and transfer to your lodge for dinner and overnight

*Accommodations:
- Luxury : Mweya Safari Lodge
- Midrange: Kingfisher Lodge or Jacana Safari Lodge
- Budget: The Bush Lodge
*Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner
*Travel Time: 7 Hours

Day Two: Morning Game Drive, Travel to Kampala

Be up by 6.00am for early breakfast and set out for the early morning game by 6.30 to catch the nocturnal & the hunters. Explore the major game trails of the vast Kasenyi plains for great sightings of big game & panoramic views of crater lakes, rolling grassy hills and the rift valley escarpment against a backdrop of the mist shrouded Rwenzori Mountains Ranges. Expect sightings of lots of elephants, buffalos, lions, Uganda kob, waterbucks, giant forest hogs, hyenas, and baboons among others.

After more than 3 hours of a wonderful wildlife experience, check out of the park and embark on your return journey to Kampala. Lunch is enroute in Mbarara. Expect a brief stopover at the Uganda Equator for some picture moments.

*Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch
*Travel Time: 6 Hours

Tour inclusions

Transport - tour vehicle, drive, fuel
Full board accommodation for 1 night
All meals
Bottled water
Access fees
Guide fees
Activities - 1 game drive, boat ride, lake katwe tourism center

Exclusions

Gratitude and tipping
Alcoholic drinks
Travel insurance
Curion shop purchases
Phone bill and other personnal expenditure

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