3 Days Wildlife Safari Queen Elizabeth National Park

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.

3 Days Queen Elizabeth safari and tour

Queen Elizabeth National Park boasts of unmatched scenery of grassy hills and beautiful crater lakes, immersed with a big volume and variety of animals and birds. It is ranked Uganda's most popular national park for the best Uganda Safari experience. You get to enjoy the panoramic views of the Kazinga Channel whose banks host an array of animals and birds, and explore the major game trails for big game sightings and enjoy the breathtaking scenery.

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 1: Travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Prepare for pickup from your hotel or residence at exactly 7.00am and start the drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. As you drive through Kiruhura, you stand a chance of sighting zebras, impalas & lots of crested cranes in Lake Mburo National Park that is situated along the Kampala - Mbarara highway. Get to Mbarara town for your lunch. Continue and get to Queen Elizabeth National Park amidst stunning views of grassy hills and beautiful craters. Get 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 2: Early Game Drive, Boat Ride along the Kazinga Channel

Have early morning breakfast and set out for the game drive by 6.30am to catch up with the nocturnal and hunters before returning to their hideouts. Explore the Kasenyi track and Queen's mile for big game sightings including lions, elephants, waterbucks, hyenas, jackals, buffalos, several warthogs and baboons plus lots of birds. After more than 4 hours of wildlife sighting return to your lodge for lunch and relaxation.

Later set out for the 2 hours boat ride along the Kazinga Channel for a great opportunity to view lots of wildlife up close: hippos huff and spray barely a feet away from the boat, buffalos linger in the shallows, crocodiles, monitor lizards, elephants, antelopes and cocktail of birds including pied and malachite kingfishers, cormorants, saddle billed stork, pink backed pelicans, and many others.

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.

Drive back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

*Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: Early game drive - Transfer to Kampala

Wake up to yet another exciting game drive. Expect your game count to increase. Check out and return to Kampala and transfer to your hotel.

*Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch
*Travel Time: 7 Hours

Tour inclusions

Transport - tour vehicle, drive, fuel
Full board accommodation for 2 nights
All meals
Bottled water
Access fees
Guide fees
Activities - 2 game drives, 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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