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Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari (3 days)
1,978 square kms, in area and is situated astride the Equator in the Western Rift valley of South West Uganda, close to the Southern most tip of the fabled, mist covered “Mountains of the Moon- Rwenzori Mountains and is contiguous with Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo Zaire. It is a region of varied habitats including open grassland with thickets, thick bush, forest, swamps and lake shore. Queen Elizabeth National Park together with Virunga encircle Lake Edward which is connected to Lake George by the Kazinga Channel.

Eco System
It is a world bio-sphere reserve (UNESCO 1979) includes a RAMSAR wetland site and is classified Important Bird Area (IBA) by Bird life International. QENP has 568 of Uganda’s 1027 species of birds (over a quarter of Africa’s bird species) more than any other park in Africa.

In the Queen Elizabeth National Park you may see crater lakes filled with huge flocks of flamingo.

Hippos - Queen Elizabeth National ParkThere is potential to view lions relaxing and elephants ambling and giant forest hog snuffing. Any visitor to this park cannot fail to be amazed by the enormous diversity in each kingdom of creation. It is simply a visual feast. Take a boat trip, a game drive, a woodland walk or simply enjoy any of the myriad stunning views.

Day 1
Drive early morning towards the west from Kampala and have a stopover at the equator for photographs, Proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park following the mystical Rwenzori Mountain range for much of the journey. A game drive En route may be rewarded with views of Lions, Elephants, Leopards, Buffaloes, Hyenas and a variety of Antelope species. After lunch, go sightseeing in the crater region - it is a marvel! Visit the Katwe Salt works for a glimpse into traditional salt mining. Dinner and over night at Mweya Safari Lodge / Budget Institute of ecology. (BLD)
Day 2
An early morning game drive in this park, provide excellent opportunities to see Lions, Leopards, Giant Forest Hogs, Cape Buffaloes, Elephants, Defassa Waterbucks, Uganda Kobs, Topi and Bush bucks and many more. After lunch, Enjoy the unique 2-hour boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel and into Lake Edward. This trip passes through possibly the highest concentration of Hippos and many animals may be seen drinking at the water's edge. This launch cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing, ideal for the Uganda safari .The prolific bird life is colorful and stupendous with well over 550 resident species. Dinner and over night at Mweya Safari Lodge / Budget Institute of ecology. (BLD)
Day 3
After a very early breakfast, head for the Kyambura gorge for chimpanzee tracking and a variety of primates. Return to Kampala after the tracking. Lunch on route and arrive in the city late evening.

Note that Chimpanzee tracking is an optional activity and in case you need it an extra 50 USD should be paid in addition to the actual cost.End of this Uganda safari.

 
 
PACKAGES
Group Tours
Kidepo Valleys 6 days
Uganda Tour 10 days
 
Budget Tour
Gorillas & Lions 6 days
Top 3 of Uganda 8 days
Highlights of Uganda 10 days
Uganda Complete 13 days
Heart of Uganda 17 days
 
Midrange Tours
Gorillas & Lions 6 days
Top 3 of Uganda 8 days
Highlights of Uganda 10 days
Uganda Complete 13 days
Heart of Uganda 17 days
 
Luxury Tours
Gorillas & Lions 6 days
Fly the Pearl 9 days
Highlights of Uganda 10 days
Uganda Complete 13 days
Heart of Uganda 17 days
 
Specials
Active & Kite surfing 13 days
Rwenzori & Apes 17 days
 
Short Trips
Gorilla tracking 3 days
Queen Elizabeth 3 days
Kibale Forest N.Park 3 days
Murchison Falls 3 days
 
OTHER SAFARIS
Gorilla Safari 3 days
Uganda Gorilla Trek 3 days
Queen Elizabeth Tour 3 days
Kibale Forest Np 3 days
Murchison Falls Safari 5 days
Bwindi & Elizabeth 4 days
Queen & Mburo 5 days
Murchison & Kibale 5 days
Birdding Safari 7 days
Mburo & Murchison 7 days
Gorilla Safaris 8 days
Mountain Elgon Hiking 8 days
Rwanda & Bwindi 7 days
Uganda Safari 8 days
Big Game Safari 9 days
Rwenzori Mountains 10 days
Uganda Tour 11 days
Uganda Tour 12 days
Uganda & Rwanda 13 days
Primate Watch 14 days
Uganda Super Safari 15 days
Golfing Expedition 7 days
Uganda Camping Safari 14 days
 
Tailor made Tours
Uganda Family Tours 13 days
Birds of Uganda 15 days
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UGANDA NATIONAL PARKS
 
Bwindi National Park
Murchison Falls National Park
Queeen Elizabeth National Park
Mgahinga National Park
Kibale Forest National Park
Rwenzori Mountains NP
Jinja R.Nile & Bujagali
Kidepo National Park
Lake Mburo National Park
Mount Elgon National Park
Mout Moroto National Park
   
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