2 DAYS UGANDA CAMPING SAFARI TOUR | 2 DAYS WILDLIFE CAMPING SAFARI IN UGANDA QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari

Safari Game Drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari – SAFARI OVERVIEW

This 2 days Uganda camping safari is a 1 night/2 day camping safari in Uganda, offering you amazing game viewing to see the Big Game in Queen Elizabeth National Park (the most popular park in Uganda) and the famous wildlife and scenery viewing boat cruise on Kazinga Channe. The 2 days Uganda camping trip commences and ends in Kampala involving a stop at the Uganda Equator crossing Kayabwe where the world’s main latitude divides the globe into two hemispheres namely the north and southern hemispheres.

You will have a wonderful 3-4 hours morning game drive in the scenic Queen Elizabeth National Park, a park of diverse habitat hosting an astonishing 610 bird species and 95 species of mammals. Possible mammal sights include lions, leopards, buffalos, elephants, hippos, Uganda kobs, hyenas, topis, waterbucks, bushbucks, warthogs, giant forest hogs, and others.

You will also enjoy a thrilling boat cruise along the dramatic 45km long Kazinga Channel which hosts some of the world’s densest concentrations of hippo, crocodiles, and waterbirds. The 2 days Uganda camping safari also features a traditional meal at Igongo Cultural Center and amazing sceneries of the Bunyaruguru Crater field and the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains, Africa’s most dramatic and highest mountain range rising to 5109 meters above sea level.

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari – PRIME SAFARI ACTIVITIES

Morning and evening game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel

The Uganda Equator Experience

Traditional lunch at Igongo Cultural Centre

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari – FEATURED SAFARI DESTINATIONS

Day 1: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Day 2: Queen Elizabeth National Park, Igongo Cultural Center & Uganda Equator.

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari – SAFARI HIGHLIGHT

Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Do an afternoon boat cruise along Kazinga Channel & an evening game drive along the channel track

Day 2: Do morning game drive & transfer back to Kampala with a stop at Igongo Cultural Center & Uganda Equator crossing at Kayabwe

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari – DETAILED SAFARI ITINERARY

Day 1 of the 2 Days Uganda Camping Safari: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Do an Afternoon Boat Cruise along Kazinga Channel & an Evening Game Drive along the Channel Track.

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari Queen Elizabeth Uganda Tour 4 DaysAfter early morning breakfast at around 6:30 am from your place of stay in Kampala, your safari guide will pick you up to head to Queen Elizabeth National Park 417km about 7 hours’ drive in the southwest of Uganda.

Drive from Kampala towards the west driving past the Equator, Igongo Cultural Center, and Bunyaruguru Crater before arriving in Queen Elizabeth National Park fronted by the magnificent Rwenzori Mountain range for much of your journey.

Connect to your lodge for check-in and lunch after which you will connect to the Mweya jetty for a thrilling 2-hour boat cruise on the 45km Kazinga Channel which flows between Lakes George and Edward. One of the world’s densest concentrations of hippo lives here, as well as large numbers of elephants, buffalos, crocodiles, and water birds like African Open-billed, Yellow-billed, and Saddle-billed Storks; Water Thick-knee and Pelicans.

The cruise offers an excellent platform for photography. You retreat from the boat cruise and do an evening game drive along the Channel track to explore the wild game in their evening moments. Continue to the lodge for relaxation, dinner, and overnight

The highlight of the day: – Boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel.

Accommodation: –

Luxury/Upmarket: – Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury Safari Tents)/Ishasha Wilderness Camp

Midrange/Standard: – Kasenyi Safari Camp/Bush Lodge (self-contained tents)

Budget/Basic: – Bush Lodge (non -self-contained tents)/Camping at Twin Lakes Campsite

Meal Plan: – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Activities & Services of the day:-

Drive distance & time: – Approx. 417km or 7 hours

Activities and services of the day include:-

  • Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel

Optional activities you can choose to do on this day include:-

  • Night game drive

Day 2 of the 2 Days Uganda Camping Safari: Do Morning Game Drive & Transfer Back to Kampala with Stops at Igongo Cultural Center for lunch & Uganda Equator Crossing at Kayabwe for photoshoots.

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari

Game Drives In Queen Elizabeth National Park

You wake up for an early morning cup of coffee at around 6.00 am in the views of the moist savannah before heading to the park for the game drive at 7 am. Undertake a game drive in the Kasenyi tracks and the Queen’s Mile in the open savannah plains of Queen Elizabeth National Park lying flat on the Albertine rift floor.

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari Queen Elizabeth Uganda Tour

This section of the park, aside from the fantastic wildlife, is also the prettiest in the park, especially in the golden light of the morning. Look for lions, buffalos, elephants, leopards, hyenas, waterbucks,

bushbucks, warthogs, giant forest hogs, Uganda kobs, Hippos, and various smaller creatures.

Though the major attraction for you is of course the mammals, birding within Queen Elizabeth National Park is wonderful; over 600 bird species have been sighted and recorded. You spend some time ticking a good number of special species such as Grey-crowned crane, Red-throated spurfowl, Yellow-throated longclaw, White-backed vulture, White-headed vulture, African Skimmer, Long-crested Eagle, Black-bellied Bustard, and Brown Snake Eagle, to name just a few.

Retreat from the activity and embark on the transfer back to Kampala making a traditional lunch stop at Igongo Cultural Center 12km past Mbarara town and Uganda Equator crossing at Kayabwe for photoshoots and purchase of souvenirs to commemorate your tour in Uganda

The highlight of the day: – The morning game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Meal Plan: – Breakfast & Lunch

Activities & Services of the day:-

Drive distance & time: – Approx. 417km or 7 hours

Activities and services of the day include:-

  • Morning game drive
  • Transfer to Kampala
  • Traditional lunch at Igongo Cultural Centre
  • Photoshoots at the Equator

Optional activities you can choose to do on this day include:-

  • Chimpanzee tracking in Kyambura Gorge

End of the 2 Days Uganda Camping Safari

2  Days Uganda Camping Safari − SAFARI INCLUSIONS

  • Full Board Accommodation on Safari
  • Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
  • Fuel
  • Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
  • Optional Activity fees
  • Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
  • Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Border crossing fees (for cross border safaris)

2 Days Uganda Camping Safari − SAFARI EXCLUSIONS

  • General tips for the driver guide, site guides, and service staff at the lodges
  • Laundry Services
  • Other Beverages/drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
  • International Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Visas
  • Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Airport Transfer (Arranged on request
  • Accommodation in Kampala or Kigali unless it is part of the Itinerary (Arranged on request)

 

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Accommodation in Queen Elizabeth National Park

  • Luxury accommodation in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Midrange accommodation in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Budget accommodation in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Visas For Uganda – Do You Need A Visa To Enter/Tour Uganda? Here are Uganda Entry, Exit, And Visa Requirements

Passport:-

Any world traveler interested in a Uganda safari or a Uganda tour is required to be in possession of a valid passport issued by the respective country of origin. Uganda immigration Authorities require that the passport copy should be 6 months valid and must have at least one page where the stamp can be put.

Regarding the citizens of the East African Community, it can be noted that they do not require passports to enter Uganda. They can travel under the admissible temporary document and use their national identification cards for identification.

At Prime Safaris and Tours Ltd, your safety is our utmost priority. We have thus undertaken the necessary safety measures in compliance with the approved Standard Operating Procedures by the Governments of ALL African countries in which we operate with a goal of protecting our customers while traveling and on their Africa safari. The following guidelines will be applicable for your  Safari in Uganda, Rwanda, Congo, and other African Countries.