5 Days QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK WILDLIFE SAFARI (From $430pp)
5 Days Uganda Tailor-made safari | 5 days Queen Elizabeth National park safari Uganda; wildlife adventure to Queen Elizabeth Park Uganda, explore Savanna wildlife of lions, elephants, Boat cruise on Kazinga Channel to see more aquatic wildlife including different Bird species
Detailed Safari Itinerary
DAY 01 : Arrival at the Entebbe International Airport.
Our Guide will warmly welcome you on arrival at the Airport or at your hotel in Entebbe/Kampala. For the former, you will be transferred to your hotel where you will be briefed about you safari by the guide. Depending on the time of arrival you are advised to have your money changed on this day, and you may also have the chance to visit Kampala city, about one hour drive from Entebbe. Please note: accommodation on arrival is not inclusive but can be arranged upon request.
DAY 02 : To Queen Elizabeth National Park
Depart Kampala in the morning after breakfast and go through Uganda’s beautiful green countryside. Watch out for the Equator en-route as well as plenty of fresh vegetables and fruits. Proceed to the Queen Elizabeth National Park arriving in time for lunch. After lunch proceed for an evening game drive where you will also see the crater Lakes, after which we return to our accommodation for dinner and overnight.
Driving time: ± 6 hours
Budget Accommodation: Queen Elizabeth Bush Lodge or Simba Camp.
Luxury Accommodation: Mweya Safari Lodge or Jacana safari Lodge
DAY 03 : In Queen Elizabeth National Park.
We start with an extensive early morning game drive in the Park, while pursuing the most wildlife congested tracks including the Kasenyi Track. Expect to see; Elephants, Buffalos, Lions, Bush bucks, Kobs, the rare Giant forest hogs, Hyenas and Waterbucks. Return and have breakfast at your accommodation. In the afternoon we’ll take a launch cruise along the amazing Kazinga channel, an experience not to miss!! You will appreciate the scores of Hippos, Buffalos, and Crocodiles close to the waterside as well as if lucky, the rare Leopard prowling. There is a variety of bird species for example Pelicans, Cormorants, egrets, herons and Jacana amongst others. We then return to our accommodation for dinner and overnight.
DAY 04: In Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Have an excursion to Kyambura Gorge nearby to track the fast moving and elusive chimpanzees, one of man’s closest relations. The chimp population is quite mobile and viewing is unpredictable but the walk is enchanting. Alternatively go for a nature walk in Maramagambo Forest to see other primates and to visit the Blue Lake. In the afternoon take a drive to Katwe salt lake.
DAY 05 : End of Safari – To Kampala
After breakfast transfer to Kampala/Entebbe.
What to Expect
The 5 days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari begins and ends in quiet lovely town of Entebbe, the president’s home. Setting off from your hotel at about 7:30 am after breakfast and the safari briefing by your guide/drive, we head west passing the equator point to take a couple of memorable photos. Driving through Uganda’s beautiful green countryside watch out for fresh vegetables and fruit stall markets along the road, you could ask your driver to stop for a few minutes. We arrive in Queen Elizabeth National Park just in time for lunch and an afternoon game drive to the crater lakes.
View Safari Highlights:
- Scenic western Uganda road trip to Queen Elizabeth National Park
- Game Drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park
- Boat trips on Kazinga channel in QENP
- Tree-climbing lions in the Ishasha sector
The 5 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Cost Includes
- Airport Transfers
- Transportation – 4×4 Safari Cruiser/Van
- Accommodation – Budget/Luxury Lodging
- English Speaking Driver/Guide
- Park Fees & Guide Fees
- Bottled Drinking Water en-route
- Meals as specified in itinerary
Our Safari cost exclude:
- For short trips accommodation on arrival and departure are not included, but can be arranged on request.
- Visa fees (50 USD)
- Sodas, beers, wines and other drinks
- Medical Insurance