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This 6 days Queen Elizabeth wilderness camping takes you through the second oldest national park which was previously a grazing area for local Basongora pastoralists in the late 1900’s. The park is situated in the Western region of Uganda spanning the districts of Kasese, Rukungiri & Rubiriz.
Queen Elizabeth National Park is known for its wildlife hosting over 500 bird species & home to 95 mammal species. This safari will take you through Ishasha sector famous for its tree climbing lions and on the same safari you be able to sight some volcanic features like the volcanic cones & crater lakes. It will proceed with amazing game drives in the kashenyi sectors & a safari boat cruise on Kazinga channel.
- Amazing game viewings
- A good old fashioned genuine tented mobile safari.
- Safari boat cruise Kazinga channel
- Camp fire
- The wilderness of lifetime.
- Entebbe > Queen Elizabeth national park +7hrs
- Queen Elizabeth > Kampala +7hrs
DAY 1:- Entebbe area, Camping
Upon your arrival in Uganda at Entebbe airport, your guide will pick you and give a full safari briefing and take you shopping for your safari drinks then head to your designated campsite. Depending on your flight details, the first highlight of your safari will be a sunset boat cruise or nature walk & relaxation. Camping will be at Botanical gardens Entebbe at a camp-site with permanent ablutions.
Accommodation; Tented camp, campsite with permanent ablutions
Activities; A sunset boat cruise or nature walk
DAY 2:- Entebbe to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
After your early morning breakfast at the campsite, embark on 7hours drive to south west of the country in a safari vehicle to Queen Elizabeth National park. You will make a stop at Uganda Equator to explore this significant geographical site. The place also features rewarding photographing opportunities & continue on the drive to Queen Elizabeth national park with lunch en-route. Proceed the drive passed Mbarara town & arrive at your designated private campsite in the late afternoon for relaxation & in the evening set off for 1hour Katwa explosion crater drive to view the crater lakes in Queen Elizabeth. Your will have the opportunity for some great photos on this scenic drive which will give you most rewarding scenery of the park, craters, Lake Edward and Lake George, Rwenzori mountains to name a few. Later return to your campsite for your dinner and a 2 hours evening game drive in Uganda’s prime game viewing region to stand a chance of nocturnal animals like the bush buck, Lions e.t.c, buffaloes, elephant herds. Then return to campsite for overnight.
Accommodation; Tented camp, Campsite with ablution
Activities; Katwa explosion crater drive,
DAY 3:- Game drives & Kazinga Channel boat cruise.
Before sunrise, rise up for your bush breakfast at the camp and then go for an early morning game drive in this remarkable national park for it’s great game like Elephants, buffaloes, bush pigs, Uganda Kobs to name a few. Return to campsite for relaxation, bush lunch and light afternoon lunch. Get ready to embark on a safari boat cruise on Kazinga Channel for 2 hours & then in the late afternoon return to campsite for dinner & get set for a 2hrs night game drive overnight.
Accommodation; Tented camp
Activities; Game drives, Kazinga Safari boat cruise
DAY 4:- Game drives
After your bush breakfast embark on 2hours drive to the south of Queen Elizabeth national park to go for a game drive in the Ishasha sector famously known for it’s tree climbing lions. Upon your arrival in this sector embark on a rewarding game drive to explore the magnificent wild game like the elephants, buffaloes, Uganda kobs, Lions to name a few. Later head to your private campsite for your bush lunch, relaxation & in the evening set off for another evening game to get a chance to sight some nocturnal wildlife then later retreat back to your campsite for dinner & overnight.
Accommodation; Tented camp
Activities; Game drives
DAY 5:- Queen Elizabeth to Kampala
Wake up with the sunrise, have you last bush breakfast in Queen Elizabeth whilst watching the camp assistants dismantle the tents & viewing the stunning sceneries of the park. After embark on your drive to Kampala with Lunch en-route. Arrive at your hotel of choice in the late afternoon for dinner & overnight.
DAY 6:- Kampala walking safari
This is our last day on the safari and we get to do a walking safari in Kampala as you do your shopping whilst sighting the city. Later we travel to Entebbe airport depending on your flight details!
Activities; Walking safari
END OF SAFARI
NB:- Minimum age on scheduled departures is 12 years old
- Ground transportation in customized safari vehicles
- Service of Professional guide, ranger guide, safari camp chef, camp assistants
- Game drives
- Safari boat cruises
- All activities as specified in the itinerary
- All meals and mineral water whilst tented camps
- All entrance and camping fees within the national parks and reserves
- Visa fees
- Travel insurance
- Tourism levy & conservation fees
- Some meals, Drinks & activities as requested from guest
- Items of personal nature e.g tips, telephone, laundry e.t.c
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