Queen Elizabeth National Park

National park in Uganda

Park with diverse ecosystems, home to tree-climbing leopards, buffalo & lions, plus a visitor center. Queen Elizabeth wildlife safaris is a combination of professionally crafted safaris consisting of itineraries tailored to suit different activities carried out at Queen Elizabeth national park. The most common activities carried out while on queen Elizabeth wildlife safaris include game drives in the park to watch multiple wildlife species, chimpanzee trekking at Kyambura gorge and Kalinzu forest reserve, birding safaris at the park, launch cruise at Kazinga channel, site seeing, forest walks, view of the craters, river tails and many more.

Getting to Queen Elizabeth national park

Queen Elizabeth national park is located in western Uganda at a distance of approximately 420 kilometers from Kampala and a drive of about 5-6 hours, from Kampala using road transport you use Kampala – Kasese via fort portal route and Kampala – Kasese via Mbarara route to get to the Queen Elizabeth national park. There is also an option of air transport by using flights from Entebbe international airport and Kajjansi airstrip flying to Kihihi airstrip, Kasese airstrip, and Mweya airstrip then connect to the park.

b) Attractions in Queen Elizabeth National park

  1. Kazinga channel.
  2. Kalinzu forest
  3. Kyambura gorge
  4. Maramgambo forest
  5. Ishasha tree-climbing lions
  6. Mweya peninsular

c) Activities in Queen Elizabeth National Park

  1. Game drives
  2. hot air balloon – queen Elizabeth national park
  3. Birding
  4. Chimpanzee trekking
  5. launch cruise at Kazinga channel

Where to sleep in Queen Elizabeth national park

There are many facilities where you get accommodation from while in Queen Elizabeth national park and these include Kitandara hippo hill camp, Pumba safari cottages, Mweya safari lodge, Kasenyi safari camp, Ishasha wilderness camp, Enganzi lodge, park view lodge, elephant plains lodge, elephant hub lodge, Simba safari camp, queen Elizabeth safari camp, Queen Elizabeth bush lodge and many more.