3 Day Game viewing Tour
Queen Elizabeth National Park

When you have just 3 days off your African business schedule you can plan an exciting game viewing Safari to Queen ELizabeth National Park.

On this excapade you will enjoy the variety of animals,birds in the western arm of the great Rift valley.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is the home to the famous tree climbing lions as well as the Uganda kob, other antelope's species, topi,hyenas ,crocodiles waterbucks elephant, baboons, hippos, buffalo, and 10 primate species including chimpanzees and many more....

In this part of the Uganda Safaris guide we concentrate on giving you information to help you make a realistic budget of your vaccation time and money.

You may also use this information to asses the tour package offered by your Uganda tour operator to ensure that your "Must see" Uganda attraction is well placed on your itinerary!

Find information and tips about;

DAY 1- Drive from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Drive early morning towards the west from Kampala and make a stopover at the equator for photographs.

Proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park following the mystical Rwenzori Mountain range for much of the journey.

You will take about 7 hours to reach Bunyaruguru county in Bushenyi district where Queen Elizabeth National Park is located.

Keep your camera ready when you reach Bushenyi District, and be sure to have your battery fully charged because your game drive will begin en route with views of Lions, Elephants, Leopards, Buffaloes, Hyenas and a variety of Antelope species.

If you started your journey at 6:00 am, you will arrive at Queen Elizabeth just in time for lunch.

After your lunch, go sightseeing in the crater region - it is a marvel!

Visit the Katwe Salt works for a glimpse into traditional salt mining.

Dine and spend the night at your best Safari lodge in Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Mweya Safari Lodge and Budget Institute of ecology are favourites.


You will have to book this Uganda accommodation for 2 nights.

DAY 2- Explore the Kanzinga Channel

After your breakfast you will take an early morning game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to see Lions, Leopards , Giant Forest Hogs Cape Buffaloes, Elephants, Defassa Waterbucks, Uganda Kobs, Topi and Bush bucks.

After your lunch, it time to enjoy the unique 2-hour boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel and into Lake Edward.

On this trip you will pass through the area with possibly the highest concentration of Hippos and many animals as they drink along the water edges.

The launch cruise is an excellent platform for photography during your game viewing Uganda safari.

In the evening you will return to your safari lodge for dinner and overnight say for the second day.

DAY 3- Go Chimpanzee Tracking and End your Queen Elizabeth National Park Tour

After a very early breakfast, you will head for the Kyambura gorge for chimpanzee tracking and a variety of primates.


Chimpanzee tracking is an optional activity will cost you an extra 50 USD for 3 day Queen Elizabeth National Park Tour.

Return to Kampala after the Chimpanzee tracking. Have your lunch on route and you will arrive in the city late evening.


If you have an early morning flight, then book into your favorite Entebbe Hotel to avoid missing your flight.

However, if you have an evening flight the next day, then you can book into a kampala hotel for one night and take an airport shuttle to Entebbe Airport the following day.

So, How much does a 3 Day Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari cost?

If you feel a 3 Day Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari is the perfect tour package for you. Then find out how much this escapade will cost you...!

Since the cost for your game viewing tour package will vary depending on the kind of accommodation you will choose, send us your preferences and we shall give you an estimate of how much this Uganda tour package could cost you.

Our cost estimates will cover the following aspects of your tour.

  • Cost of overlland transportation and Fuel
  • Cost of Chimpanzee Tracking
  • Cost of a Full time safari guide and his associated expenses
  • Park entrance fees
  • Game drive fees
  • Nature walk fees
  • Accommodation and meals

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