3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park safari

Safari Overview

This 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park safari is a unique one as it entails being picked from your location and you will transfer to the national park it applies more to group safaris.

Game Drive viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Game Drive viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park

On the second day of this 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park safari, you will do an early morning game drive followed by an immediate boat cruise on the Kazinga viewing wildlife such as the hippos, crocodiles, elephants, and several other bird and wildlife species on the shores.

Brief Itinerary – 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park safari

  • Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park.
  • Day 2: Game drive and Boat cruise 
  • Day 3: Chimp tracking in Kalinzu then transfer to Kampala

Detailed Itinerary – 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park safari

Day 1:  Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park.

On the first day of this 3 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park tour, you will arise early in the morning, have breakfast from your hotel/ accommodation.   Check out of your lodge and transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park, Through the Kampala Masaka highway having a few stopovers, one being to Kayabwe checking out the equator and possibly carrying out the experiment to ascertain the  northern hemisphere and southern hemisphere.

Later proceed with the drive to Masaka and to Mbarara. You will have a lunch stop at Mbarara. After lunch we shall then proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park with an evening game drive in the Kasenyi plains viewing animals like; elephants, Uganda kobs, Defassa waterbucks, and warthogs. After the game drive, we shall later check-in at the hotel.

Overnight at: Mweya Safari Lodge, Elephant Hub, Twin’s Lake Safari Lodge, Pumba Safari Lodge, and Mazike Safari Lodge 

Meal Plan: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 2: Game drive and afternoon Boat cruise 

Kick start your day with an early morning breakfast with a feel of the wilderness, you will later head straight to the park doing a morning game drive, you will be a position to see kobs also known as the Uganda kobs,   elephants,  lions buffaloes,  warthogs, etc.  Later depart game drive and head to Kasenyi craft shops, looking out for African crafts. You can choose to buy any of the crafts to take home as souvenirs from your Uganda safari/ Queen Elizabeth safari.

Boat Cruise in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Boat Cruise in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Depart the craft village and head for a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel. As you take the boat cruise, you will on the lookout for hippos, crocodiles, buffalos elephants, and several bird species onshore the channel.  Exit the boat cruise for another surprise, head straight to the craters for a picnic lunch while viewing the beautiful scenery of the craters while catching a fresh breeze.

Depart the craters, and drive back to the lodge for relaxation and later dinner and an overnight stay.

Overnight at: Mweya Safari Lodge, Elephant Hub, Twin’s Lake Safari Lodge, Pumba Safari Lodge, and Mazike Safari Lodge 

Meal Plan: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 3:  Chimp tracking in Kalinzu forest then transfer to Kampala

Have a morning breakfast then drive to Kalinzu forest briefing point where you will be briefed about the chimp tracking activity. The activity can take between 2-5 hours and after drive to Mbarara for a hot lunch. After the hot lunch, you proceed to Kampala for drop-off at either the airport or hotel.

The safari is inclusive of

  • Transport to and fro
  • Accommodation and meal plans
  • Park entry and activities
  • English speaking guide /driver
  • A box of drinking water

What is not included?

  • Visas
  • Air ticket
  • Personal expenses.
  • Cost for anything that is not mentioned in the itinerary

End of this 3 Days Uganda Wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park