Our 3 Day Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari is specially designed for those that have less time in Uganda but would love to enjoy game drives, scenic views as well as boat cruise on Kazinga Channel. Queen Elizabeth National Park located in western Uganda is one of the few respected National Park when it comes to game viewing, boat cruises, Chimpanzee trekking in Chambura, nature walks among other activities. Our 3 Day Queen Elizabeth wildlife Safari starts and ends in Kampala but can also be organized starting from other small towns in Uganda.
Summary of our 3 Day Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari
Day 01: Drive from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth NP. Evening game drive
Day 02: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise
Day 03: Morning game drive and depart for Kampala.
Things To Consider
- Accommodation is Inclusive
- Small Group Safari: Max 6 People per group
- Tour Can Depart any day
- Tour can be customized
- Solo travelers can join this tour
- Age Limit: 12 years and above
Day 01: Begin your 3 Day Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari
You will be picked from your lodge early morning to drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Encounter Africa Safari guide will first brief you on what to expect, drive time and ensure that you have the right gear for your 3 Day Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari. This journey will take you through small towns along Kampala-Mbarara road. You will have an opportunity to see royal drum makers along the way, small markets and a stop at the Equator for stretching and photography will be worthwhile. Lunch will be served en route and then proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park for a short relaxation and an evening game drive if time allows.
Drive time: Approximately 6-7 hours
Lodging: Bush Lodge or similar
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 02: Morning game drive and afternoon Kazinga Boat cruise
After an early morning cup of coffee or tea, you will drive to Kasenyi plains for your game drive design for you on this 3 Day Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari. Kasenyi plains boost of several wild animals whose chance of seeing them depends on your luck of the day. On a good day, you may spot big cats like lions and leopards hunting, buffaloes, elephants, several antelopes, warthogs and other small mammals. Return to the lodge for lunch and then drive to Mweya peninsular for a two hour boat cruise on Kazinga channel. Kazinga channel has the highest concentration of hippos in the whole world, over 400 water bird species and is a place where most animals converge to drink water. You will have high chances of spotting hippos, birds, elephants, buffaloes, crocodiles and so much more. Retire to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Drive back to Kampala or Entebbe
Depending on your flight out of Uganda, you may decide to do another game drive before drive back to Entebbe. On the way, you may decide to stopover to view some crater lakes and the rift valley floor and escarpments arriving late afternoon in Kampala or Entebbe.
Standard: 4x4 Safari Van
Our standard mode of transport is by road and we use 4×4 Safari Vans customized for game viewing and photography. Each safari van comes with a professionally trained driver guide and fuel for the whole safari. Our Safari vans have viewing hatches and each client is entitled to a window seat. Our Vans can take up to eight people.
Upgrade: 4x4 Luxury Safari Landcruiser
We have luxury latest Land cruisers each driven by professionally trained driver guides and fuel. They have pop up roofs for proper game viewing and photography. They come with a small fridge for cooling your drinking water while on safari (which is always included while IN THE VEHICLE). They have inverters for charging small gadgets such as your smart phones and cameras. They can seat five to a maximum of seven people and each client is guaranteed of a window seat.
This is a private safari and can be booked by an individual or a group of people. Please contact our Safari consultants for a quote
- All airport transfers
- Accommodation and meal plan described above
- Transport in a 4×4 Safari Van customized for safari
- Fuel for this round trip
- Services of an English Speaking driver guide
- Game drives and a boat cruise on Kazinga Channel
- All activities and park fees mention above
- Drinking water in the vehicle
- International Flights
- Visa fees for Uganda at USD50
- All expenses of personal Nature such as tips and drinks