Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda’s second largest park, with an expanse of Savannah grassland stretching along the horizon. There is an abundance of wildlife to view: lion, hippo, buffalo, elephant and a large variety of bird species. You will take a boat safari along the Kazinga Channel with views of wildlife as they quench their thirst. You will also see numerous types of bird life along the banks of the channel. Imagine you in the midst of this beauty. Come explore Africa with us!
Day 1: Arrive Entebbe, pick up and Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Hopefully, your flight is scheduled for an early landing (not past noon) in Uganda. Your safari will start from Entebbe airport where you will be received by your Guide/driver who will brief you about your tour and then depart for Queen Elizabeth NP. Queen is understandably Uganda’s most popular tourist destination. The park’s diverse ecosystems makes it the ideal habitat for classic big games, ten primate species including chimpanzees and over 600 species of birds. You will stop for lunch en route then proceed into the beautiful Queen Elizabeth National Park: one of Uganda’s most outstanding treasures. Time permitting, you may proceed for an evening game viewing after checking into your accommodation. Else, relax at your accommodation (awaiting next day’s activities). Dinner and Overnight at Elephant Hub Safari Lodge.
Day 2: Queen’s Morning game drive and afternoon boat trip along the Kazinga Channel.
Be up early and have your breakfast. Proceed for a morning game drive in the park and be on the look for Lions, Elephants, Leopard (though a rare sighting), Cape bushbuck, Cape Buffalos, Defassa Waterbucks, Giant Forest Hogs, Uganda kob among others. Return to your accommodation for some rest time and then lunch. In the afternoon you will go for a 2-hour boat trip on the Kazinga Channel which connects Lakes: George and Edward and you will surely be fascinated by the concentrations of giant hippos, elephants and crocodiles among others. You will also see many varieties of birds at the water shores. You will have dinner and overnight at your accommodation. Dinner and Overnight at Elephant Hub Safari Lodge.
Day 3: Chimp tracking in the Kyambura gorge and afternoon explosion crater drive.
Be up early, have breakfast and proceed for the Chimpanzee tracking in the Kyambura gorge. The Gorge is home to habituated Chimpanzees plus other primates including baboons, colobus monkeys and also bird species. Today, you will spend the early part of the day tracking chimpanzees here.
Thereafter, return to the accommodation for some rest time and lunch. After lunch you will go out for the explosion crater drive. The drive is basically sightseeing with very spectacular view of the breathtaking scenery in and around Queen. There is also plenty of wildlife to see along the drive although commonest are sights of Cape Buffaloes plus Elephants. Return to the accommodation for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Exit Queen and return to catch your flight out at Entebbe airport.
Have a relaxed breakfast and thereafter hit the road for the return to either booked accommodation (if not flying out) or Entebbe Airport. Expect en route lunch and arriving in the late afternoon/evening for drop off. We hope to see you when next, you visit and thanks for choosing Paradise Adventure Vacations!