A THREE DAY SAFARI TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
In Queen elizabeth park, enjoy a game drive in ishahs to view tree climbing lions, track chimpanzees in kyambura godge, butter fly viewing in kyambura godge or maramagambo forest and a launch cruise along kazinga channel
Very early in the morning, our tour guide picks from your hotel or residence, drives to Mbarara (277 Km from Kampala) westwards via Masaka. Have a brief stop over at Equator crossing for snacks and photography. Lunch break is made at Regency Lake view Hotel or Agip Motel Mbarara then proceed to the park enjoying beautiful scenery, herds of long horned Ankole cattle, and tea plantations in Ishaka, Rift valley escarpment, open grassland and woodland savanna. Evening game drive for sight seeing is much more rewarding. Dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge/Jacana Safari Lodge./kingfisher lodge.
have an early cup of coffee, Morning game drive along Kasenyi and Queens Mile makes visitors encounter elephants, buffalo, water bucks, warthogs, lions, Uganda Kobs and a variety of birds. Return to the lodge for breakfast, relaxation and lunch. After lunch, a two hour boat trip along the famous Kazinga channel is worthwhile an opportunity to see breeding Hippos, Buffalos, Elephants, warthogs etc. This trip also enables visitor chance to see spectacular birds such as pink backed pelicans, pied and malachite kingfishers, saddle billed stork. Dinner & overnight at Mweya safari Lodge/Jacana safari lodge/kingfisher.
With previous day's memories, morning at leisure, get ready for guided primate walk along Kyambura Gorge to look for habituated chimps through the gorge. After primate walk, drive to Mbarara for lunch. Return to Kampala at your own convenience where you will be dropped either to your hotel/residence or airport.
OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES DURING YOUR STAY IN QUEEN
Drive to Lake Katwe: Interacting with the local people and See local methods of salt mining and Sight seeing. Guided nature walk to the bird hide out: Birding, game viewing and photography. Drive to Ishasha sector: See woodland open savannah, look for rare tree climbing lions and game viewing.
The safari package includes:
- Transportation by a 4 x 4 wheel
- Full board accommodation as per the itinerary
- Two hour boat trip along Kazinga channel
- Guided primate walk along kyambura gorge
- Park fees
- Ranger guide fees
Approximate distance from Kampala is 445 kms.
Estimated transit time is approximately is 6-7 Hrs.