· Stopping by to look at the Royal Drum makers and the equator.
· Visit Kisenyi area looking for lions prides and Uganda kob
· Cruise along the Kazinga Channel home to one of the largest concentrations of hippopotamus.
· View varieties of bird species including the African Eagle, Open-Billed Stork and Pied Kingfisher.
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Activities: Game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park and cruise on The Kazinga Channel.
Accommodation: 2 nights of tourist class hotels.
Transport: 4WD vehicles, boat.
Escort: Local tour leader/ guide
Suggest: Combine with safari in Kenya or Tanzania or Rwanda
Bragging Rights: You saw Queen Elizabeth Park in three days!
ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
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L-Lunch, D-Dinner, BB-Bed and breakfast, LDBB-Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast, Trsf-Transfer, E-Early morning game drive, A-Morning game drive, P-Afternoon game drive, HDS-Half Day sightseeing, FDS-Full Day Sightseeing
Day 01 - Kampala – Queen Elizabeth - Travel time: 460km Approx. 6 hours
This morning you will depart Kampala with an Africa Journeys Escapes for Queen Elizabeth National park stopping enroute to look at the Royal Drum makers, and stand on the equator, where you will be able to be in both hemispheres simultaneously. You will continue through the verdant country side arriving at your lodge in the late afternoon. Arrive in the park in the afternoon and if possible, go for a game drive in the early evening. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Lodge or similar (LDBB).
Day 02 - Queen Elizabeth National park.
In morning, you will have a game drive to the Kisenyi area to look for lion prides and other wildlife like the Uganda Kob, before returning to the Lodge for breakfast. In the afternoon take a cruise along the Kazinga Channel, home to one of the largest concentrations of hippopotamus, as well as herds of elephants, buffalo, and other wildlife that come to drink from the river. The Kazinga also attracts a tremendous variety of bird species including the African Eagle, Open-Billed Stork, and Pied Kingfishers.
Dinner and overnight at Mweya Lodge or similar (LDBB).
Optional activities include Queens Pavilion, Katwe Salt Walk and Kikorongo African Ark Workshop.
Day 03 - Queen Elizabeth- Kampala
Have a morning game drive as you depart the park arriving in Kampala or Entebbe in the evening where your safari will end.
End of our services
INCLUDES & EXCLUDES
2 Nights accommodation at Mweya Safari Lodge
1 gorilla permit
Return flights Nairobi/Kampala
Complimentary Africa Journeys pen
Complimentary Africa Journeys Safari Hat
Complimentary 30 days Flying Doctors’ membership within East Africa