QueenElizabeth National Park

QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

Latitude: -0.164072 Longitude : 30.020253

Queen Elizabeth National Park is located in the Western Region of Uganda a great National park with many tourist activities like Birdwatching with over 600 bird species in the national park. The par is found in the districts of Kamwenge, Rubirizi, Kasese, and Rukugiri and Queen Elizabeth National Park was formed in 1952 and named after the queen of England was created to conserve the wildlife in this area of Uganda.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is area size that is approximately 400 kilometers squared located in southwestern Uganda. The park is famous for the tree-climbing lions in the Ishasha sector, the Kazinga channel boat Launch rides that get you to explore various animals in the channel that lasts 40 kilometers between lake George and lake Edward.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is known for its wildlife like hippopotamus, African leopard, Nile crocodile, African bush elephant, African buffalo, Ugandan Kob, lion, and chimpanzee and other 95 Mammals.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is rich in volcanic features like Katwe craters a volcanic lake rich in soda ash and one of the major economic activity here is soda ash mining.

Map Of Queen Elizabeth National Park


Some of the places of interest in Queen Elizabeth national park

Lake George


The papyrus swamps of Lake George is home to many bird species like the shoebill, Weaver birds giving it one of the places great for bird watching safaris in the Queen Elizabeth national park.
The swamps are also a habitat for the semi-aquatic sitatungas antelope that loves the marshy and swampy environment of the national park.

Lake Katwe


The salt lake is a traditional mining place of the inhabitants for centuries

Kasenyi Plains


These plains are rich in herds of Uganda Kob, lions; warthogs, guinea fowl, elephants and lots of wildlife.


Kazinga Channel


The 40 kilometer channel that connects lake George and Edward is rich in Nile crocodiles, monitor lizards, marabou storks, hippos, buffalos, water birds, weaver birds ,elephant  and many more animal species.

Map of Queen Elizabeth national park


Uganda safaris Tours

Gorilla Trekking Uganda Safaris

3 Day Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Impenetrable

2 Days Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Day Uganda Safaris

1 Day Rhino Tracking Tour at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

1 Day Jinja City Tour

1 day white water rafting adventure safari in Jinja on the Nile River

1 Day Kampala city tour

1 Day Lake Mburo national park tour – Wildlife safari.

Short Uganda Safari Tours

2 Days Jinja tour with White water rafting safari on the Nile River

2 Days Tree Climbing Lions Tour Queen Elizabeth National Park

2 Days Murchison Falls safari Murchison Falls National Park

2 Days Chimpanzee tracking Budongo Forest tour Murchison Falls national park

2 Days Chimpanzee tracking- Birding in Kibale national park Tour Bigodi swamp

3 days queen Elizabeth safari Uganda – Tree climbing lions, Boat Cruise

3 Days Big Five safari Rhino, Lions, Elephants, Leopards, Buffaloes.

2 Days Murchison Falls safari Murchison Falls National Park

3 Days Murchison Falls Big5 Safari & CHIMPANZEE TOUR

3 Days Murchison Falls Tour

2 Days Murchison Falls Wildlife Safari

3 Days Murchison Falls National Park

2 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Safari trip

3 Days Flying Gorilla Trekking safari in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park.

3 Days Murchison Falls national park safari & Rhino tracking tour, Ziwa Rhino sanctuary

3 Days Lake Bunyonyi Tour – Kabale, Uganda

Long Uganda Safari Tours

5 Days Kidepo Safari Tour

5 Days Gorilla tracking Safari, Lake Mburo and Queen Elizabeth Trekking Tree climbing lions

5 days Lake Mburo& Queen Elizabeth National Park Tree climbing lions, Chimpanzee Tracking

11 Days Birding Uganda safari and Wildlife Safaris Uganda

6 Days wildlife and chimpanzee tour – Murchison Falls, Kibale Forest and Queen Elizabeth

16 Days Uganda safari tour wildlife and primates tour

5 Days Uganda Queen Elizabeth tour and Gorilla tracking Rwanda.

14 days wildlife culture safari in Uganda

8 Days Uganda wildlife and Rwanda Safari tour.

6 Days Queen Elizabeth and Murchison falls tour safari in Uganda

7 Days Kidepo & Murchison Falls Safari

6 Days Gorilla tracking, Lake Mburo National park, Lake Bunyonyi and Volcanoes

8 Days Uganda safaris for chimpanzees and wildlife tour

11 days Uganda safari Best of Uganda wildlife tour

Uganda Mountaineering & Hiking Safaris

3 days sabyinyo hiking safari

3 days Mgahinga hike