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4 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari tour to Lake Mburo and Queen Elizabeth National Parks

Overview of the 4 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari tour to Lake Mburo and Queen Elizabeth National Parks

The 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park allows the Uganda safari undertaker to explore this park in detail. Covering a geographical spread of 1978km2, the Queen Elizabeth National Park gazetted in the year 1952 is endowed with a rich and diverse wildlife and physical attractions. The diverse landscapes of Queen Elizabeth like the savannah grassland and woodland support count of games like Cape Buffaloes, the African Elephant, the lions, the leopards, the Deffasa Waterbucks, the Uganda Kobs, Spotted Hyenas, the Side stripped Jackals among others; the water environment especially the 45km long Kazinga Channel supports populations of Hippos and the Nile Crocodiles, the southern short trees of Ishasha shelters the tree climbing lions while the Kyambura gorge shelters populations of Common Chimpanzees. This diversity breeds impressive game viewing encounter, chimpanzee trekking experience and recreational boat cruise. The lodges are specially selected according to the category of your choice ranging from Mweya Safari Lodge for Luxury / Upmarket, Enganzi Game Lodge for Midrange / Standard or Pumba Safari Cottages for Budget or Basic. The Queen Elizabeth National Park is 417km about 7 hours’ drive from Kampala accessed on smooth tarmac with not trouble in terms of transportation. The amazing sights en route including the Equator crossing, the Igongo Cultural Center, traditional rangelands of Ankole and Bunyaruguru Crater combine to make your drive magical and memorable.

4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park with Ishasha tree climbing lions Safari Highlight;

Day 1 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park, 4 days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Make a stop at Uganda Equator Crossing Kayabwe, traditional lunch at Igongo Cultural Center en route & an evening game drive on arrival

Day 2 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park, 4 days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Do morning wild game viewing / game drive & afternoon boat cruise along Kazinga Channel

Day 3 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park, 4 days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Whole day game drive in Ishasha sector in search of tree climbing lions

Day 4 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park, 4 days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Do Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura gorge and transfer back to Kampala

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4 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari tour to Lake Mburo and Queen Elizabeth National Parks Detailed Safari Highlights

Day 1 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park with Ishasha tree climbing lion; Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park, make a stop at Uganda Equator Crossing Kayabwe, traditional lunch at Igongo Cultural Center en route & an evening game drive on arrival for your Uganda Wildlife Safari;

After breakfast at your place of stay in Kampala, you get into your confortable safari vehicle in the company of your guide at 6:30 and drive to the south west of Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park 417km about 7 hours’ drive. You make a stop at Uganda Equator Crossing Kayabwe after driving 77km from Kampala and have time to explore this significant geographical site – the Sun’s way and the point of separation between the northern and southern hemisphere. A well interpreted water experiment is performed to show the separation of these two poles. The place also features rewarding photographing opportunities where you take photos with one leg in the northern hemisphere and another in the southern hemisphere. Continue on the drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park making another stop at Igongo Cultural Center for an amazing traditional lunch where you enjoy a local food organically produced and freshly served. You can also take an optional tour to the Erijukiro Museum which features a range of artifacts of the tribes of south western Uganda. Embark on the drive passed Mbarara town and enjoying the views of Bunyaruguru Crater and the lush Kalinzu forest. You can make a stop at the crater field for sightseen and photo taking. Arrive in Queen Elizabeth National Park in the evening for a simple drive along the road with possible views of elephants, Buffaloes, water bucks and may be lions after which you connect to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge, Midrange / Standard: Enganzi Game Lodge, Budget / Basic: Pumba Safari Cottages, Wild Camping

Day 2 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park with Ishasha tree climbing lions; Do morning wild game viewing / game drive & afternoon boat cruise along Kazinga Channel.

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You wake up for an early morning cup of coffee in the views of the moist savannah before heading to the park for the game drive at 7am. 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. This Uganda safari encounter offers you an opportunity to explore a range of wild game including; cape Buffaloes, Leopards, Topi, Elephants, Kobs, Waterbucks, Warthogs, Hyena, lions, side stripped jackals among other wildlife not forgetting counts of bird species since Queen Elizabeth National Park has the highest bird count  in the whole of Uganda and East Africa (over 600) including the Martial Eagle, African Skimmer, Black-rumped Buttonquail,  Chapin’s Flycatcher, Pinkbacked Pelican, Verreaux’s Eagle Owl, White-tailed Lark, Black Bee-eater, White-winged Warbler among other birds. Retreat from the activity for relaxation and lunch after which you gather at Mweya jetty for an afternoon Kazinga Channel boat cruise departing at 2pm. You will have an afternoon 2-hour boat cruise running along the Kazinga channel that stretches from Lake George to Lake Edward covering 45km distance. This cruise offers you an opportunity to see at close range the highest concentration of water submerged Hippos, surrounded by over 60 species of migrant and resident birds plus crocodiles drinking and resting at water edges. The cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing. You retreat from the boat cruise and do an evening game drive along the Channel track to explore more wild game in their evening moments. Continue to the lodge for overnight

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge, Midrange / Standard: Enganzi Game Lodge, Budget / Basic: Pumba Safari Cottages, Wild Camping

Day 3 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park with Ishasha tree climbing lions: Whole day game drive in Ishasha sector in search of tree climbing lions

Transfer to the southern sector of Ishasha the re-known home for the tree climbing lions. The drive takes about 1 – 2 hours and upon arrival, you embark on the wildlife safari experience exploring the magical wild game including the lions that tend to the fig trees during the day time. The drive also exposes you to other game including the waterbucks, the elephants, the Buffaloes and the Uganda Kobs. You have lunch in Ishasha and you retreat to the northern section of Queen Elizabeth in the evening for relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge, Midrange / Standard: Enganzi Game Lodge, Budget / Basic: Pumba Safari Cottages, Wild Camping

Day 4 of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park with Ishasha tree climbing lions: Do Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura gorge and transfer back to Kampala.

After breakfast, embark on the drive to Kyambura gorge for a thrilling chimpanzee experience that tend to last 2 – 5 hours inclusive of one full hour of direct encounter. You explore the amazing lush of Kyambura gorge with mature tropical forest existing in the 100m deep gorge traversed by a river on its floor. You enjoy the views of the chimps as they feed, copulate, patrol, and socialize. After the encounter, you embark on the transfer to Kampala 417km about 7 hours’ drive arriving in the evening to mark the end of the tour.

End of the 4 Days Wildlife Safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park with Ishasha tree climbing lions

Getting There

Transport Means to Your Safari Destinations

4X4 Safari Vans For Hire In Uganda Rwanda

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Looking for 4X4 Safari Vans for hire in Uganda, Prime Uganda Safaris is available to your service. We have customized safari vans that have 4 wheel drive and have demonstrated the capacity to access distant Uganda Safari destinations and across borders such as Rwanda. Read More

4X4 Safari Landcruisers For Hire In Ugand & Rwanda

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One of the best known 4×4 WD that you can use for your safari in Uganda’s Parks and Rural countryside.Our car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda.( Terms and conditions apply. Read More

4X4 Minivan|Coaster|Mini Buses For Hire in Uganda Rwanda

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We have minivans for hire to groups of eight up to twelve. Make sure to find the class to suit your large group.In this Category, we have 4X 4 Safari Mini bus with capacity ranging from 6 seater to 14 seater and they’ve got a pop up roof for game viewing purposes. These have got diesel powered engines and come with a driver guide but excluding fuel.( Terms and conditions apply). Read More

Accommodations/ Safari Lodges/ Safari Hotels to Your Safari Destinations

More luxury lodging options in Queen Elizabeth

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Mweya Safari Lodge is located in the Mweya Peninsular inside Queen Elizabeth National Park to the south west of Uganda presenting Luxury / Upmarket accommodation to the Uganda safari undertakers

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Ishasha Jungle Lodge - accommodation in queen elizabeth np

Ishasha Jungle Lodge is positioned at 2km off the gate of Katokye along Ntungwe River in Ishasha sector south of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The Ishasha Jungle lodge presents midrange / standard accommodation to the Uganda safari undertakers.

More lodging options in Queen Elizabeth

Pumba Safari Cottages- uganda safaris

Pumba Safari Cottages is positioned in Kyambura on the eastern boundary of Queen Elizabeth National Park overlooking the rolling savannah, the rift valley and the Rwenzori Mountains

General Safari Inclusions

  • Gorilla Permit (for gorilla trekking safaris)
  • Chimpanzee Permit (for chimpanzee trekking safaris)
  • 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.
  • 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)

General 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
  • Optional Activity fees
  • 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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