Queen Elizabeth, Lake Mburo National Parks & Mabamba Wetland Safari - 4 Days

During this trip, you will visit Mabamba swamp & participate in game drives & Boat cruise at Lake Mburo & Queen Elizabeth National Park. Lake Mburo National Park harbours 68 different species of mammals including Zebra, Impala, Eland, Topi and Buffalo. Leopards, hyena & jackals are the predators that are present. Within the boundary of park from where it takes it’s name is the lake itself Lake Mburo. Queen Elizabeth National Park is situated astride the equator in the south western Uganda.

Overview for 4-Days Queen Elizabeth, Lake Mburo National Parks & Mabamba Wetland Safari

During this trip, you will visit Mabamba swamp & participate in game drives & Boat cruise at Lake Mburo & Queen Elizabeth National Park. Lake Mburo National Park harbours 68 different species of mammals including Zebra, Impala, Eland, Topi and Buffalo. Leopards, hyena & jackals are the predators that are present. Within the boundary of park from where it takes it’s name is the lake itself Lake Mburo. Queen Elizabeth National Park is situated astride the equator in the south western Uganda.

Itinerary for 4-Days Queen Elizabeth, Lake Mburo National Parks & Mabamba Wetland Safari

Day 1
To Queen Elizabeth National Park

After your morning breakfast, you will embark on an exciting drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park situated in the shadows of Mt. Rwenzori with several stops along the way for relaxation, equator and landscape viewing before reaching the Park in the evening or late afternoon.

After your long journey, you will check in to Pumba Safari Cottages for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay. Pumba Safari Cottages is a great Lodge by Queen Elizabeth national park-located in a prime wildlife area. The lodge is located in Kyambura overlooking Queen Elizabeth National Park. With a view over a rich animal kingdom you might spot elephants coming to enjoy the waterhole.

Day 2
Game Drive & Boat Safari on Kazinga Channel

On this day, your safari breakfasts will be served before the day breaks so that you can start your morning game drive as the sun comes up. Sunrise is the best time for wildlife spotting as animals tend to be the most active during the “golden hours”, when the first rays of sunshine come to rest on the savannah. Elephants, buffalo and several species of antelope are some of the characters you may come across today, and if you’re lucky, you may even spot a lion or leopard.

You will return for lunch and later in the day when the sun is high in the sky and the animals make their way to the river for a drink, you will head to Kazinga Channel for an exciting boat safari. You will spot more hippos today than you can possibly imagine. Herds of elephants and buffalo will also be wandering down to the shoreline to bath in the cooling waters. It will be a wonderful experience.

After the boat safari, you will return to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3
To Lake Mburo National Park for Afternoon Boat Safari on Lake Mburo

On this day, you will have your morning breakfast and transfer to Lake Mburo National Park. It is the smallest and is home to 350 bird species as well as zebra, impala, eland, buffalo, oribi, Defassa waterbuck, leopard, hippo, hyena, topi and reedbuck.

You will arrive in the afternoon and have lunch and go for afternoon boat safari that will get you come face to face with the flora and fauna of the lake. And along the bank, you will also see many animals that come to the water especially in the dry season. You will also see many hippos, crocodiles, antelopes, buffaloes, and over 3 types of otters that are found in the lake. Also when it comes to the birds, you will view the malachite kingfishers, African Fish eagles, blue headed weavers, Rufuos long tailed starlings, the pied kingfishers, hammerkobs, Herons, pelicans, the rare shoebill as well as the cormorants.

After your boat safari, you will check in to Eagle’s Nest Lodge located on a high hill with best views in Uganda.

Day 4
Game Drive, Mabamba Wetland & Departure

On this day, you will enjoy your last sunrise in this beautiful side of Uganda with your safari breakfast served before the day breaks so that you can start your morning game drive where you will be assured of spotting Zebras, Buffalos, Impalas, Warthogs, Waterbucks. You will proceed to Mabamba wetland for a guided walk in nature.

After a guided walk in nature, you will have your lunch before your guide drive you across the beautiful sceneries back to Entebbe and drop you off at Entebbe International Airport 3 hours before your departure time. Please make sure your flight departure is after 4 pm at the very earliest.

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Inclusion in this Safari includes;

  • - Park fees (For non-residents)
  • - All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • - All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • - A professional driver/guide
  • - All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • - All Taxes/VAT
  • - Roundtrip airport transfer
  • - Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • - Drinking water (On all days)

Exclusion in this Safari includes;

  • - International flights (From/to home)
  • - Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • - Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • - Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • - Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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Who offers this safari?

– This tour is offered by Ecovic Tours & Travel Uganda.
– This operator reserves the right to change rates advertised on website.
– If you request changes to this tour, the advertised rate will likely change.
– If an accommodation is fully booked, the operator will suggest a comparable alternative.
– The exact order, content and rate of this tour is subject to availability.

Price & Availability for this Safari;

Rates Per Person

Start dates
Solo1 room 2 people1 room 3 people2 rooms 4 people2 rooms 5 people3 rooms 6 people3 rooms
Oct 1, 2020 – Dec 31, 2024 $1,175 $790 $700 $610 $590 $550

Accommodation during this safari includes;

Pumba Safari Cottages

Budget lodge located just outside Queen Elizabeth National Park.

The lodge is located in Kyambura overlooking Queen Elizabeth National Park. With a view over a rich animal kingdom you might spot elephants coming to enjoy the waterhole.

Eagle’s Nest

Budget tented bush camp bordering Lake Mburo National Park without fences.

Eagle’s Nest Lodge is located on a high hill with the best views in Uganda.

Please note: Get in touch for a similar safari on mid-range or up-market accommodation basis.

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