Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda is home to 95 mammal species while the bird list is 612 species long. This diversity is the result of an impressive range of habitats. Fifty-seven vegetation types have been identified though these can be summarized as just five: forest; grassland; bushy grassland; Acacia woodland and lakeshore/ swamp vegetation.
Residents of the park's grasslands include elephant, Cape buffalo, Uganda kob, waterbuck, warthog, giant forest hog, lion, leopard and hyena. Topics are found in Ishasha, while forest primates are found in Kyambura Gorge and Maramagambo Forest. Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda has an impressive bird list. Key bird species include martial eagle, black-rumped buttonquail, African skimmer, Chapin's flycatcher, pink-backed pelicans, white-winged warbler, papyrus gonolek, papyrus canary, corncrake, lesser and greater flamingo, and shoebill stork.
After breakfast at your hotel, get ready for your journey to Queen Elizabeth national park via Mbarara-Masaka Road. Make a stop at the Equator for photo shoots with one leg in the southern hemisphere and the other in the northern hemisphere. Another stop is made at the Igongo Cultural Center 12km or Mbarara town for lunch. Proceed driving to arrive in Queen Elizabeth National Park in the evening for relaxation dinner and overnight at your Lodge.
Mid-Range: The Bush Lodge Low Budget: Pumba Safari Cottages
Wake up early 6:00 am with a fast breakfast; get ready for a morning game drive to catch the early riser animals like the big cats. Your game drive will expose you to a number of animals including the big five!!! And the famous antelope, bush bucks, water bucks, Oribs, herds of buffaloes, elephants and much more. Return for lunch. After lunch, your driver will lead you where you will assemble for your 3 hours boat cruise along the Kazinga channel. The boat encounter has been termed the Paradise of hippos’ features impressive sights of Hippos and Nile crocodiles, birds like the African skimmer, Yellow billed stork and Kingfishers. The wild game can also be encountered during on the channel side. Retreat from the activity and do a game drive along the channel track as you connect back to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight.
Mid-Range: The Bush Lodge Budget: Pumba Safari Cottages
You wake up at leisure and enjoy breakfast. Embark on your drive to Entebbe or Kampala.
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• Transportation Costs
• Launch Trip.
• Game Drive.
• All meals
• Entrance fees.
• Guide and Drive.
• En route meal plans.
• Fuel/ gas expenses
• Drinking water
• All personal expenses.
• Travel insurance