Visit Queen Elizabeth National Park the Uganda’s most popular tourist destination. This park’s diverse ecosystems include of sprawling savanna, shady, humid forests, sparkling lakes and fertile wetlands and this makes it an ideal habitat for classic big game like ten primate species including chimpanzees and over 600 bird species. This park was founded in 1952 as Kazinga national park and then renamed two years later after a visit by Queen Elizabeth ii. Queen Elizabeth National Park is located in the south western part of Uganda and while in Queen Elizabeth National Park I noticed many tourist attraction activities which take place in the park like birding, chimpanzee tracking, cave, game drives, nature walks, launch trip, cultural heritage and nature trail, and wildlife research tour.
Upon your arrival at Entebbe international airport you will be picked by our guide and transfer to Kampala at your hotel and you will be oriented about your experience of wildlife of Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Have breakfast and start your journey from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth National Park, start your journey from Kampala and pass via Masaka-Mbarara highway and then to Bushenyi which leads you to the centre of the park. You will have some stop over en-route at the equator for some photographs, adventure and snacks then thereafter you will proceed with the journey and also you will have lunch en-route in Mbarara town then proceed with the journey up to the park with your guide and he will locate you in your hotel of residence for some resting after a long journey, dinner and overnight at Bush Safari Lodge.
You will experience the game drive looking for the wildlife species including the lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, water and bush buck, and warthogs among others. Lunch, after you will take a boat cruise along the Kazinga channel which connects the Ramsar Lake George into Lake Edward. Other activities to take go for birding whereby Queen Elizabeth National Park which is a home to over 600 species of birds and this is done through game drives where you use the tracks through Kasenyi, north Kazinga plains, and the ishasha sector and your able to sight many and many birds of different species, buffaloes, antelopes, warthogs, baboons and elephants. After that you can for some resting with much experience about different species in the park.
From this park you will go for chimpanzee trekking in the Kyambura gorge and it teaches the visitors about the ecosystems of Kyambura gorge’s atmospheric underground rain forest including vegetation types, bird identification and behavior, chimpanzee and monkey ecology. On top of that there is also nature walks and it is the most way to explore the landscapes and wildlife of Queen Elizabeth and the locations include the shady Maramagambo forest, Mweya peninsula with its scenic views and ishasha river where you may spot a variety of forest and savanna species as well as having a unique opportunity to get extremely close to hippos on foot.
Thereafter go for other activities like launch trips, cultural heritage and nature trial, wildlife research tour and cave and there after you will head back to Kampala with your guide for your return flight from Entebbe airport back home with a great experience about Queen Elizabeth National Park.