Exciting Balloon Tours visit Queen Elizabeth National Park

Have an exciting Balloon tour to Uganda's most visited park Queen Elizabeth its really exciting and worth a visit, not forgetting the tree climbing lions, Kazinga channel boat cruise and many bird species.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$1600 - $2570
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
5 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Moderate - Game walks, Cultural visits
Safari type:
Birding safaris Birding Boating safaris Boating
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Day One: depart from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth Via Fort portal
Day Two: Balloon experience, visit Katwe salt extraction and Boat
Cruise
Day Three: Queen Elizabeth National Park Lake Mburo N.P
Day 4: Game drive and boat cruise.
Day 5: After an early breakfast transfer to Kampala have a stopover at the Equator for photography then to Mpambaire royal drum makers then proceed to Entebbe for the evening

 

BALLOON TOURS QUEEN ELIZABETH N.P AND L.MBURO N.P
 

Day One: depart from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth Via Fort portal

 Depart Kampala early morning for Queen Elizabeth National Park via Fort Portal Kampala- Queen Elizabeth National park Depart Kampala 0900hrs for Queen Elizabeth National  stop over for Lunch at selected Hotel/Restaurant in Mubende  visit Nakayima tree in Mubende then Proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Enjoy a good panoramic view tea plantations and Rwenzori Mountain Ranges, reaching Queen Elizabeth National park in the evening check in at your selected hotel for dinner and overnight stay

Day Two: Balloon experience, visit Katwe salt extraction and Boat 
Cruise

Wake up early in the morning, your guide will take you to balloon grounds; will have safety briefing before the flight enjoy your African coffee and refreshments at the arrival after all the necessary weather tests for wind direction and allocating the final take off place then the flight will take place. This takes 45 minutes to 1.5 hours. Balloon will fly at an altitude range of up to 2500 feet (760 meters) this gives you an opportunity to unique panoramic views and great photographic opportunities of the scenery and wildlife after an exciting balloon experience will be a warded with certificate as a souvenir of this adventure. After return back to your Lodge for relaxation, thereafter we will visit Katwe salt extraction return to the lodge for lunch. After lunch, enjoy an exclusive 2-hour boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel and into Lake Edward. This trip passes through possibly the highest absorption of Hippos and many animals may be seen drinking at the water’s edge. This launch cruise offers a brilliant platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing.

 Return to the Lodge for relaxation & Dinner
Day Three: Queen Elizabeth National Park Lake Mburo N.P
After breakfast transfer to Lake Mburo National Park is located close to the western main road that links up Kampala to the other parks of western Uganda. Lunch will be at Igongo Cultural centre and then visit the museum proceed to the park for check in at your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.  Rwakobo rock/ Mantana Tented camp/Arcadia cottages/Mihingo Lodge

Day 4: Game drive and boat cruise.

After breakfast we use the Kazuma track for an early morning game drive which passes in the course of wooded grassland-black-bellied bustards often guard the area. This track takes us to Kazuma hill-in order to feel a real exposure to Lake Mburo National Park. This will enable you see all five lakes within the park and rolling hills. In the afternoon we go for a boat ride on Lake Mburo. The lake is rich with a diversity of animal and plant species which are only clearly viewed while on a boat-crocodiles, hippopotami and birds like pelicans, black crake, Heron.

Stay at Rwakobo Rock/ Mantana Tented camp/Arcadia cottages/Mihingo Lodge  

Day 5: After an early breakfast transfer to Kampala have a stopover at the Equator for photography then to Mpambaire royal drum makers then proceed to Entebbe for the evening flight 

 

 

 

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Bushbaby
Bushbaby
Chimpanzee
Chimpanzee
Elephant
Elephant
Hippopotamus
Hippopotamus
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