2 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari – a Uganda wildlife safari takes you to Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda’s second largest national park, with plenty of wildlife, birds and primates. This park also has spectacular scenery including Crater Lakes and rolling savannah plains overlooking the snow capped Rwenzori Mountain ranges. You will enjoy game drives and a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel.
Queen Elizabeth National Park one of; it covers an area 1,978 sq.km, found in the Western part of the country, approximately 376 km from Kampala. It is classified with various ecosystems such as the dazzling lakes, kazinga channel, extensive savannah, humid forests and also lush wetlands. The park is home to about 100 mammal species, around 606 bird species: you will be in line to see big numbers of antelopes, crocodiles, hippos, elephants, buffaloes, among others during game drives through the park and on a boat cruise along the Kazinga channel which bisects the park. The park is also home to Climbing lions that are found in the Ishasha Sector, Chimpanzees in Kyambura Gorge and also various birds and monkeys in the Maramagambo forest.
2 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari Highlight
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Queen Elizabeth National park|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
1 Day short safari to Lake Mburo National Park
You will depart Kampala in the morning after breakfast and travel westwards through Uganda’s beautiful green countryside to the Queen Elizabeth National park. The journey will take 6-7 hours with stopovers at areas of tourist attraction such as the Equator for an opportunity to stand in two hemispheres at the same time. You will continue through the savannah grasslands with lots of banana plantations and several herds of local long horned Ankole cattle endemic to this part of the country.
You will get to Queen Elizabeth National Park in the afternoon in time for a launch cruise along the amazing Kazinga channel to see at close range the big water animals like Hippos, Buffaloes, Crocodiles and elephants bathing at the banks of the channel. There is also a variety of bird species on the water banks especially the famous Shoebill, pelican and Jacana. You will thereafter retire for dinner and overnight.
You will set off early (about 6.30am) for a morning game drive, an awesome experience to spot the animals in natural habitats. Expect to see the famous Big Five; Elephant, Buffaloes, Lions, Bush bucks, Kobs, Giant forest hog, Hyenas leopards, antelopes, and Waterbucks as well as birds. You will return for breakfast / early lunch and start the return journey to Kampala.
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