2 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari

2 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari

The 2 days Queen Elizabeth Safari lets you enjoy wildlife game drive along Kasenyi Plains and a boat cruise on Kazinga Channel of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The park is the second largest Uganda Safari park offering unforgettable wildlife experiences to tourists.


Queen Elizabeth National Park is incredibly the most splendid protected area often visited by many due to its unique and diverse wildlife, birdlife, breathtaking sceneries and landscape etc.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is set right in Western Uganda, about 6-7 hours’ drive from Kampala and it takes its name after Queen Elizabeth of England.

Queen Elizabeth NP was officially gazetted as national park in 1952, occupying over 1978sq.kms of land area. In 1954, its name was changed from the original Kazinga National Park to currently Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Queen Elizabeth National Park protects an estimate of about 620 bird species, 10 primate species, 95 species of mammals etc.

The park’s top most sought for wildlife species on a game drive include leopards, warthogs, lions (including the tree climbing lions at Ishasha sector in the Southern part), elephants, antelopes like Kobs, waterbucks and more.

2 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari Brief itinerary

Day 1: Kampala-Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise

Day 2: Guided game drive Kasenyi Sector & departure

Detailed Tour Plan for the 2 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari

Day 1: Kampala-Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise

Meet your Uganda safariguide for briefing and pick up after you have had a delicious breakfast at your hotel in Kampala.

Leave Kampala for Queen Elizabeth National Park via Mbarara-Bushenyi route 6-7 hours’ drive and en-route, have a stopover at Equator crossing (at Kayabwe).

Equator divides the earth into 2 parts; the Northern and Southern hemispheres and while at Kayabwe, you will take photos.

After photography at Equator crossing, proceed to Queen Elizabeth NP, Western Uganda a home to tree climbing lions.

Check into your accommodation, enjoy lunch and later, connect to Kazinga Channel for a boat cruise lasting for 2-3 hours.

The Kazinga Channel launch/boat cruise includes spotting lots of hippos, the Nile crocodiles, aquatic birdlife, elephants etc.



The aquatic birdlife to expect to watch at Queen Elizabeth N/Park include shoebill storks, Kingfishers, flamingos, knob-billed ducks, pelicans, saddle billed stork, African jacana, squacco, yellow wagtail and more.

Return from an exciting and rewarding boat cruise, relax, dine and retire for the night at the booked accommodation.




Day 2: Guided Game Drive Kasenyi Sector & Departure

Have breakfast early and after, be part of unforgettable morning game drive along Kasenyi Sector, the Northern part of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

A game drive at Kasenyi in a 4×4 safari vehicle with pop up roof gets you exposed to diversity of wildlife including elephants, warthogs, buffaloes, lions, antelopes, leopards, birds and so much more.

The Kasenyi sector game viewing experience will take you 2-3 hours and after, you will return to check out of the lodge then begin your return trip to Kampala.



2 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari inclusions

Game drive

Boat cruise

Park entry fees

Government taxes

Ranger & driver guide fees

Accommodation 1 night plus meals

Travel on ground using 4×4 car & driver guide fulltime

2 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari Exclusions



Air tickets







Best Time to Visit Queen Elizabeth National Park

The best time is between late December to February and June to August. These are usually dry months with dry driveways.

They are the best months for game drives and wildlife viewing as for many wild animals usually converge near water bodies creating great opportunities for watching hundreds of animals.

The other months are good for butterfly and bird watching, entry and safari lodge discounts and the fact that parks are less congested.



2 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari Overview


Destinations:Queen Elizabeth National Park

Tour Start:Entebbe/Kampala

Tour End:Entebbe/Kampala

Main Activities:Boat cruise, Game drive and photography, bird watching.


Why book with us?

Besides practicing sustainable tourism, we are passionate about our work, well informed and skillful about tourism, been travelling for years hence experienced in Uganda safaris and we work as a team.

Professionally, we respect and protect your privacy, mindful of your safety as we are travelling, takes you to places that offer the best experiences and we do all that at a fair price.


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