5 Days in Queen Elizabeth National Park
$1660 per person
This safari holiday takes you to Queen Elizabeth National Park where you get to view the picturesque park from an Eagle’s vantage point in a hot air balloon. You view herds of buffalo, elephant and other game as well as some of the park’s attractions like one of the most beautiful crater lakes in the world.
You get to explore the park on land in a game drive. Lastly, you visit the Kyambura gorge for a chimpanzee trek in the beautiful “hanging rainforest.”
Departure/Return LocationEntebbe international airport
Departure Time9:15 AM for a departure at 9:30 AM
Return TimeApproximately 8:30 PM
Day 1. Arrival in Uganda.
On arrival at Entebbe international airport, you will be met by your driver who will then transfer you to a hotel in Kampala for a night. This driver will be your guide throughout the trip. Luxury accommodation: Sheraton Kampala or Similar on bed and Breakfast (BB) Mid-range accommodation: Eureka Palace or similar on bed and breakfast (BB)
Day 2. Kampala-Queen Elizabeth National Park, Evening game drive.
Depart for Queen Elizabeth after an early morning breakfast at your hotel. This journey to one of Uganda’s most-endowed national park takes about 6 hours going through tea and banana plantations that dominates most parts of this area and with beautiful views of Rwenzori Mountain ranges. You will have an evening game drive during which you may see herds of Uganda kobs, lions’ buffalos and elephants. Retire to your lodge for dinner and overnight. Luxury accommodation: Mweya Safari lodge or similar on full board (B, L, D) Mid-range accommodation: Bush lodge or similar on full board (B, L, D)
Day 3. Morning Game drive and Nature and evening boat cruise.
This morning, take another game drive. As you bump along the wilderness in semi darkness, you see the sun creeping up, a bout to light up the amazing land. Oh, that glorious moment that awakens your senses. You see things clearly. The Lions, the hidden elephants, the buffalos, the birds, the flowers all ready to be captured in your soul. For photo taking loving people, this is the best time. Return to the lodge for lunch. After lunch take a 2-hour boat cruise on the majestic Kanzinga channel known for its high concentration of hippos. Enormous buffalos and elephants are seen linger on the shoreline. An average of 60 bird species can be spotted during this trip. Luxury accommodation: Mweya Safari lodge or Similar on full board (B, L, D) Mid-range accommodation: Bush lodge or similar on full board (B, L, D)
Day 4. Queen Elizabeth National Park to Kampala
After breakfast at leisure, check out of the lodge and start your journey back to Kampala through Kasese-Fort portal -Mubende arriving your hotel late afternoon. Free evening at leisure at your hotel in Kampala as you relax from a long yet exciting journey Luxury accommodation: Sheraton Kampala or Similar on bed and Breakfast (BB) Mid-range accommodation: Eureka Palace or similar on bed and breakfast (BB)
Day 5. Half Day Kampala City Tour and departure
After breakfast your driver will lead you on a Kampala city tour. This will include a visit to the various monuments in the city like the Independence monument, Sir Edward Mutesa 1 Monument, World war memorial monument and the statue of leadership among others, Namugongo Martyrs Shrine and Lubiri/Kabaka’s palace are also part of the city tour. Return from the city tour in time and be transferred to Entebbe International Airport for your departure flight Prices are quoted in US dollars per person for two based on double occupancy. Single supplement will apply for single occupancy. Unless otherwise noted, prices are subject to change without notice. Optional activities are at an additional cost.
This Safari Includes:
- Activities as per the itinerary
- Accommodation as per the itinerary
- Transportation in a 4x4 safari van
- Meals as per the itinerary
- All activity fees
- All entry fees
- All current applicable taxes
- Services of an English-speaking driver guide
- Bottles of water throughout the trip
- Travel insurance
Price Quote Excludes:
- Visa fees where applicable
- Air ticket fares
- Expenses of personal nature
- Drinks and meals not mentioned in the inclusive section.