Queen Elizabeth national park is located in western Uganda, it is Uganda’s most popular tourist destination. Queen Elizabeth national parks diverse ecosystem which includes sprawling savannah grassland, shady, humid forests, sprawling lakes and wetlands makes it the ideal habitat for big game mammals, 10 primate species including chimpanzees and 600 bird species.
Queen Elizabeth national park was initially kazinga national park in 1952 and was named Queen Elizabeth national park to commemorate the Queens visit in 1964.
Queen Elizabeth can be accessed via masaka, mbarara, kasese from Kampala/Entebbe airport, approximately 387km (5-6 hrs) drive.
There are so many tourist activities and attractions in Queen Elizabeth national park in different parts of the park.
Accommodations in Queen Elizabeth national park
- Mweya safari lodge
- Queen Elizabeth bush lodge
- Marafiki safari lodge
- Enganzi game lodge
- Baffalo safari lodge
- Irungu forest safari lodge
- Ihamba lakeside lodge
- The baboon safari resort
- Park view safari lodge
- Elephant plains lodge