Queen Elizabeth National Park is one of Uganda’s most popular tourist destinations. The park’s diverse ecosystems, which include sprawling savanna, shady, humid forests, sparkling lakes, and fertile wetlands, make it the ideal habitat for a classic big game, ten primate species including chimpanzees, and over 600 species of birds.
Day 1; Set off very early in the morning and head to Western Uganda (About 7 hours’ Drive)
Early morning after breakfast at 7:00am Best of Uganda Safari’s driver/guide will pick you from your residence and you will head South Western Uganda or will take you to the airport ready to take a 1hour flight to Kihihi (Optional). While traveling by road, expect a stopover at the Equator where the world is divided into two equal parts for photos and some shopping. Your guide will give you a brief explanation to all your inquiries. The journey takes you through beautiful scenery of the Western part of Uganda also referred to as the Switzerland of Africa. Lunch en route at Mbarara. After lunch proceed through undulating landscapes and winding roads of the beautiful Western Uganda heading to the park. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge or its equivalent.
Day 2; Full day in Queen Elizabeth National Park
Very early in the morning for a game drive with views of the big five animals and others. See the Uganda kob, baboon, lion, elephant, buffalo, hyena, chimpanzees and the giant forest hogs. After the game drive enjoy your lunch as you prepare for a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel and into Lake Edward passing through the place of the highest concentration of hippos and other animals basking in the waters. The launch cruise is an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing. Dinner and overnight stay at Mweya safari lodge or its equivalent.
Day 3; A leisurely travel back to Entebbe (Approximately 7 hours’ drive)
End of 3 Days trip to Murchison Falls.