3 days Queen Elizabeth National park

3 days queen elizabeth national park

Brief Itinerary

  • Stop over at the equator
  • Game viewing in Queen Elizabeth national park
  • Boat ride in 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.

DAY 1: KAMPALA- QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK (417 KMS)

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. Dinner and overnight at

Budget accommodation: Marafik Safari Lodge
Midrange accommodation: Ihamba Safari Lodge/Bush lodge
Luxury accommodation: Mweya Safari Lodge
Journey:417KMS
Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

DAY2: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

After an early Breakfast we’ll go for a morning game drive in the Park. Expect to see the famous Big Five; Elephant, Buffalos, Lions, Bush bucks, Kobs, Giant forest hog, Hyenas and Waterbucks. In the

afternoon we’ll take a launch cruise along the amazing Kazinga channel and you will appreciate the scores of Hippos, Buffalos, and Crocodiles close to the waterside as well as the rare Leopard prowling. There is a variety of bird species especially the famous Shoebill, pelican and Jacana.

Budget accommodation: Marafik Safari Lodge
Midrange accommodation: Ihamba Safari Lodge/Bush lodge
Luxury accommodation: Mweya Safari Lodge
Meal plan: Full Board
Optional activity: Hot Air Balloon Safari:

Experience the wildlife of Queen Elizabeth National Park in a new, unique way. Wake up early to catch the sunrise, as you silently fly over the plains of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Admire the herds of buffaloes, elephants and enjoy the serene tranquillity of the African bush

You will take off early at dawn for a flight that lasts for approximately 1 hour. Rise as the sun rises and float in whatever direction the winds of the morning takes you. Fly higher than the trees and hills and enjoy the best of Uganda, with many great photo opportunities of the scenery and wildlife below. After a smooth landing you can celebrate this amazing adventure with a glass of sparkling juice before returning to your lodge to continue your safari. Costing: $380 per person

Optional activity: Lion Tracking:

This new and unique experience allows visitors to actively participate in monitoring some of lions in the park, using locator devices and learn habituation calls, as well as monitoring weather, surroundings and behaviour. The results are added to researchers’ databases, contributing valuable information to the overall understanding of wildlife ecology – and helping to conserve this wonderful ecosystem. This will as well give you a chance to see the lions.

The number of people on each outing is limited in order to reduce stress on the animals and to increase the quality of the experience for visitors. The experiential tourism activities currently available are Mongoose Tracking, Lion Tracking, Hippo Census, and Bird Counts. The number of people on each outing is limited in order to reduce stress on the animals and to increase the quality of the experience for visitors. Experiential tours last between one and three hours. They usually take place in the early morning or evening, or occasionally at night. All activities must be booked through the Visitor Information Centre in Mweya at least 24 hours in advance. Costs: $50 per person

DAY 3. QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK- KAMPALA. (417 KMS)

After breakfast, you can either proceed to Kyambura Gorge for Chimp tracking or visit the bat cave or the blue lake, later drive back to Kampala arriving early evening.

Accommodation facilities vary including up market accommodation, medium range accommodation and Low budget accommodation. Please contact us at crystalsafarisug@gmail.com with your choice of accommodation so that we can send you our best quotation for this safari

End of safari

INCLUSIVE:

  • All ground transportation in A 4×4 safari vehicle with all fuel
  • Full time driver/guide with all his associated expenses
  • Full board accommodation as per above itinerary
  • Game drive
  • Boat cruise on Kazinga Channel
  • Any other items included in the above itinerary

EXCLUSIVE:

  • International Air tickets and airport taxes
  • Visas
  • Personal insurance
  • Personal expenses such as drinks, tips, telephone calls, etc.
  • Any other items which are not included in the above itinerary