Spend 5 amazing days on the 5-day wildlife safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park , this Ugandan safari is for those short on time, this itinerary gives you a short and sweet taste of an African safari! This Uganda safari is suitable for people on business trips, volunteering tours, student trips, volunteering tours or medical elective placements in Uganda
Planning a safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda? Look no further! In this 5-day wildlife safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park, you’ll get the chance to experience the breath-taking beauty and diverse wildlife that this renowned national park has to offer.
Day 1: Arrival and Transfer
Upon your arrival at Entebbe International Airport, our friendly guide will meet and greet you. From there, you’ll embark on a scenic drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park, located in south-western Uganda. Along the way, you’ll witness the stunning landscapes and perhaps catch a glimpse of some wildlife. Upon reaching the park, you’ll check in to your lodge and have some time to relax and settle in.
Day 2: Game Drive and Boat Cruise
Get ready to start your day with an exhilarating early morning game drive. During this safari adventure, you’ll have the opportunity to spot a wide variety of wildlife, including elephants, buffalos, lions, leopards, and numerous bird species. The knowledgeable guide will provide you with interesting facts about the park and its inhabitants, ensuring an enriching experience.
After the game drive, you’ll head to the Kazinga Channel for a boat cruise. As you sail along this waterway, you’ll witness hippos basking in the sun, elephants taking a bath, and an array of bird species flying overhead. The boat cruise offers a unique perspective and allows for incredible wildlife sightings.
Day 3: Chimpanzee Tracking and Nature Walk
Today, you’ll embark on a thrilling chimpanzee tracking experience in Kyambura Gorge. Led by experienced guides, you’ll trek through the lush forest in search of these fascinating primates. Observing chimpanzees in their natural habitat is a truly special and memorable experience.
In the afternoon, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a nature walk in Maramagambo Forest. This enchanting forest is home to a variety of species, including monkeys, baboons, birds, and even bats. The nature walk provides a peaceful and immersive experience, allowing you to connect with the natural beauty of the area.
Day 4: Ishasha Sector and Tree Climbing Lions
Get ready to explore the renowned Ishasha sector, known for its tree-climbing lions. As you venture through this part of the park, keep your eyes peeled for these majestic creatures resting on tree branches. This unique behaviour makes Queen Elizabeth National Park one of the few places in the world where lions exhibit such behaviour.
In addition to the tree-climbing lions, you’ll also have the opportunity to spot other wildlife species that inhabit this region, including elephants, buffalos, and various antelope species. The Ishasha sector offers a captivating and distinct safari experience.
Day 5: Departure
On your final day, you’ll have the morning to relax and enjoy the serene surroundings of Queen Elizabeth National Park. After lunch, you’ll bid farewell to this remarkable destination and embark on the journey back to Entebbe International Airport, where you’ll catch your return flight.
This 5-day Queen Elizabeth Safari offers a remarkable opportunity to immerse yourself in the wonders of one of Uganda’s most renowned national parks. From thrilling game drives and chimpanzee tracking to tree-climbing lions and peaceful nature walks, this safari promises a truly unforgettable experience. Book your adventure now and get ready to create lasting memories in the heart of Africa.
The 5-day wildlife safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park package includes:
- Return road transfers from Kampala in Msafir tours safari minibus or vans
- Queen Elizabeth Park entrance and daily conservation fees
- 2 Nights’ en-suite accommodation at Queen Elizabeth National Park
- Breakfasts/brunches and dinners
- All game drives in an open safari vehicle
- Accompanied by an expert guide
- Limited refreshments, tea and coffee
- Full Board (FB) accommodation as per each listed itinerary.
- Full-time tour guide (English speaking)
- Accommodation (Full board)
- Bottled drinking water
Affordable 5-day Queen Elizabeth Safari cost Excludes
- Flights, visas and airport tax
- Personal travel insurance
- Lunches/meals not specified
- Alcoholic Drinks
- Optional extras
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities (optional)
We offer a wide range of exciting activities from which you can choose and create your own personal Safari itinerary. The choice is yours.
- For example, you may choose to enjoy any of the following activities on your safari:
- Game Drives
- Launch Trips
- Community Walks
- Launch Cruises
- Nature Walks
- Bird Watching
- Cultural Encounters
- Community Projects
If you’re a family travelling with children under 8, please contact us to discuss your Uganda safari options.