Queen Elizabeth National Park wildlife safari Uganda

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$533 - $911
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
3 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
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The safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park exposes you to one of Africa’s best scenery consisting of an array of sparkling crater lakes set into beautiful grassy hills. The park encompasses a remarkable diversity of habitats which is reflected in its species diversity of 66 mammals and 568 bird species. Top highlights of this tour include game the drive in the Kasenyi plains where you get to observe plenty of big game, and a boat ride on the Kazinga Channel that offers up close sightings of so many birds and animals.

Day 1: Kampala – Queen Elizabeth National Park

The driver guide shall pick you up from your hotel at 7,00am to set off for Queen Elizabeth National park in southwestern Uganda. You shall make a stopover in Mbarara town for lunch after which you continue to the park arriving in the late afternoon. Check into your accommodation to relax the rest of the day.

Travel time: 6 hours

Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Morning Game Drive, Afternoon Boat Trip

Be up by 6.00am, have a cup of tea/coffee with a snack and set out for the for the Morning Game Drive. Explore the vast Kasenyi Plains for plenty of game sightings which include: Elephants, Buffaloes, Antelopes, Lions, and Hyenas. After 3 hours, return to the lodge for breakfast and relax. After lunch, set off for the 2 hour Boat Trip on the Kazinga Channel. Expect to see a variety of wildlife such as Hippos, Crocodiles, Elephants, Buffaloes and so many birds. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Queen – Kampala

After breakfast, check out and depart for Kampala. Lunch is en-route at the Ajip Motel in Mbarara town. You shall also make stopovers at the Uganda Equator and local drum makers. Get to Kampala and drop-off at your hotel.

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge
  • Mid-range: Kingfisher Lodge

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Ellington Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: High-end safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: +256 794 277 545
Since: Sep 2012

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Chimpanzee
Chimpanzee
Elephant
Elephant
Hippopotamus
Hippopotamus
Hyena
Hyena
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Fishing
Fishing
Game drives
Game drives
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