Wildlife Safari,Birds and Kazinga Cruise
Queen Elizabeth National Park is most visited National park in Uganda by tourist among other destinations. Queen Elizabeth National Park has a diverse ecosystem which include a sprawling savanna, sparkling lakes, humid forests, fertile wetlands which makes it a suitable home for over 600 species of birds, outstanding wildlife attractions like tree climbing lions, chimpanzees among others. The Park is set against the beautiful sceneries of the Rwenzori Mountains, the panoramic view of kazinga channel. The park was founded in 1952 and was named the kazinga National Park and in two years it was renamed as Queen Elizabeth National Park after the visit of Queen Elizabeth 2.Its located in Kasese, approaching the park from the south via Mbarara covers the distance of 420km while the north through Fort Portal covers the distance of 410km.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT ENTEBBE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
You will be welcomed by a representative of FRIENDS NATURE SAFARIS who will transfer you to your hotel in Kampala. Will brief you about the trip and also advised to change money today. Dinner and overnight at
DAY 2: KAMPALA – TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
Very early in the morning we leave Kampala for a long journey towards the western part of Uganda. It is a full day drive but via a scenic route, savanna vegetation and Ankole cattle. On our way we will pass the Equator where we will stop for photos and Water Experiment. We will have lunch in the calm town of Mbarara and preccede our drive through the green growth countryside and final we arrive in QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK and check in at our Lodge for dinner and overnight atElephant Hab OR LUXURY: Mweya Safari Lodge
QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
After our early morning breakfast we start our game drive around Mweya Peninsular if we slept around that area then after we head for the mating ground of the Uganda kobs. We search for Lions, Elephants, Buffalos and other wild animals in their natural habitat, return back to lodge for lunch. In the afternoon we take on a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel, a natural channel between Lake Edward and Lake George we shall see animals like Elephants, Buffaloes, hundreds of Hippos this channel is also known as a birders haven, snacks and soft drinks will be served while on the cruise, this cruise will definitely be another highlight of our safari. Dinner and overnight at Elephant Hab OR Mweya Safari Lodge
DAY 4: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK TO KAMPALA
Warm up and then we take breakfast, we pack our belongs and embark on our Safari van and leave the park for Kampala, we shall do a game drive in the park as we are getting out, we shall have lunch on the way and a stopover at Mpambire Drum Makers to buy souvenir to take home. Finally we arrive in Kampala City. Dinner and overnight at Accasia Lodge
DAY 5: KAMPALA TO AIRPORT
After breakfast, Visit some interesting and historical sites like Mosques, Uganda Museum and African Craft Village Depending on the time of departure you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home. Enriched with an experience of a lifetime and unforgettable memories you will say goodbye to the Pearl of Africa, We are looking forward to seeing you again.
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