Queen Elizabeth NP is the most visited in Uganda.it lies on the equator,6hrs drive from Kampala. All the big five game are found in this package. A boat cruise on kazinga channel that connects two lakes that is Edward and George will give you a thrilling moment as you will see lions, elephants, hippos and a numbers of bird species. A game drive to ishasha will introduce you to the only tree climbing lions in the whole world.
You will be picked up from the Airport (depending on the time of your flight), by our professional driver/guide, who will brief you about your safari and then transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. On our way we will have stopovers at the Ugandan equator at Kayabwe, for water experiment, pictures and shop for a souvenir. After lunch at Igongo Cultural Center Mbarara, we continue to the southwest and head for the Western Rift Valley. We will enter the park with a mini game drive, in search for wildlife that includes; Waterbucks, Bushbucks, Kobs, Buffaloes, Elephants, Jackals, Hippos, Warthog, Lions and Leopards among others. We proceed on and check in to the service of Park View Lodge for dinner and overnight.
For upgrade you can stay at Mweya Safari Lodge or Kyambura Gorge Lodge.
Day 2: Queen Elizabeth National Park
After an early morning breakfast, we drive down to the ferry and cross the Nile to the northern sector of the park and start our game drive towards the Delta area, in search for wildlife that includes; the Rothschild Giraffe, Elephant, Jackson’s Hart beast, Lions, Warthogs, Kobs, Jackals, Oribis, Waterbucks, Patus monkeys and Leopards among others. Here also a variety of Savannah woodland birds can be seen.
We go back to the lodge, relax around and have lunch.
After breakfast we will take a tour to Katwe Salt Lake, the biggest of the only 2 productive salt lakes in this park and western Uganda as a whole. Here salt is extracted locally by the local communities, for them to earn a living for their families. You will also be able to know the protective gears these people need for their bodies while at work. We later proceed on to Entebbe, with a lunch stopover at Agip Motel Mbarara.
We later proceed on to Entebbe, with another stopover at the Equator, for toilet break and souvenir shopping. From there, we drive straight to the airport for your flight home. Depending on the time of your flight.
This will be the end of our safari, thank you for supporting Henry Tours and Safaris, we hope to host you again in Uganda.
Amazing Tour! Stunning sights and awesome guides. We had such a great time. We were a large group, but easily accommodated by Henry. The location was amazing, the weather was perfect, and the sights were beautiful.
The company was recommended to us by a friend, and now I can see why! It was certainly one of the highlights of our vacation. The guides were all very friendly, experienced, and professional which made it a real treat.
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