Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari Tours

Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari Tours

The area that is now the Queen Elizabeth National Park endured a troubled past during the colonial period but emerged in 1952 as Kazinga National Park. In 1954 it was renamed the Queen Elizabeth National Park after a visit by the British Monarch.

The park is known for its abundant wildlife including elephants, hippos, buffalos, lions, leopards, waterbuck, Nile crocodiles, giant forest hogs and much, much more. Nearby is the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, one of the last refuges of the Great Apes. Our Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari Tours provide an in-depth exploration of both.

Queen Elizabeth National Park
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BEST TIME TO GO

June to August

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HIGH SEASON

June & July.

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COMMON ANIMALS IN QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

Elephants, Hippos, Buffalo, Lion

Explore Our African Rainforest Adventure Safari

Without a doubt, this is one of our most compelling safari tours. Over the course of 8 eventful days, you will be guided in safety and comfort from the Ugandan capital of Kampala to the Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will spend 2 nights in the QENP viewing the ‘big 5’ – elephants, rhinos, buffalo, lions and leopards – as well as scores of other species, including hippos and Nile crocodiles.

From there you will proceed to the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park where you will spend a further 3 days and 2 nights hiking into the lush tropical jungle to the home of the rarest of the apes, the highly-endangered mountain gorilla. These encounters are certain to leave a lasting impression, but the adventure doesn’t stop there.

You will then cross the border into neighbouring Rwanda, where you will first visit Volcanoes National Park and later Lake Bunyonyi National Park. Both parks also play host to small communities of the endangered mountain gorilla. At the end of your odyssey, you will be driven comfortably and safely back to Kampala, making multiple stops along the way to drink in the local culture.

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Safari Tours in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Queen Elizabeth National Park lies in Uganda and is renowned for its biodiversity. On our Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari Tours, you will experience the full breadth of the local wildlife with a particular emphasis on gorilla tracking in both the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and the Volcanoes National Park (Parc National des Volcans) over the border in Rwanda.

8 Days
Uganda
Bwindi Impenetrable | Queen Elizabeth

African Rainforest Adventure Safari

Price From $3795 USD

This action-packed 8-day Uganda safari combines the special experience of meeting the highly-endangered mountain gorillas in both Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Rwanda’s Volcanoes

Best Attractions in Queen Elizabeth National Park

There are lots of fun adventures to have in Queen Elizabeth National Park. Some of these activities include:

  1. Explore Kazinga Channel – Found in Queen Elizabeth National Park, the Kazinga Channel is a wide, 32 km long natural channel linking Lake Edward and Lake George. The channel is home to a variety of animals and birds, and home one of the largest population of hippos and crocodiles.
  2. Experience Maramagambo Forest – Bordered by Lake Kyasanduka and Lake Nyamasingir, the Maramagambo Forest is home to many species of animal including chimpanzees, red tail monkeys and antelopes.
  3. Visit Kyambura Game Reserve – Home to a range of primates including chimpanzees, red tail monkeys and baboons, Kyambura Game reserve is a must if you are visiting Tanzania.

For more fun things to do, contact us today.

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Accommodation in Queen Elizabeth National Park

If you’re looking for accommodation in Queen Elizabeth National Park, we can help. We our proud to offer a range of beautiful safari lodges.

Mweya Safari Lodge

The Lodge is located on a peninsula within the heart of the Queen Elizabeth National Park and surrounded by the magical Rwenzori Mountains – the ‘Mountains of the Moon’; Mweya Safari Lodge offers visitors a spectacular experience of luxury in the wilderness.

  • Kenya
    Uganda
Ishasha Wilderness Camp

Ishasha Wilderness Camp is situated within the Southern Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park on the Ntungwe river, an idyllic retreat for people who truly enjoy the wilderness. This exclusive camp offers superb quality accommodation and services in this unspoiled remote sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park famous for its tree climbing lions that can sometimes be spotted

  • Kenya
    Uganda

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