Safari Details - Queen Elizabeth & Crater Lakes Group Safari

Queen Elizabeth, Crater Lakes - $290

Queen Elizabeth, Crater Lakes - $290

Looking for an economical way to visit Queen Elizabeth NP and share your adventures with like-minded people? Look no further, our 3 day safari scheduled safari is very reasonably priced and a great way to explore Uganda's most popular national park.

Operated by Kombi Nation Tours

The fine print...............

Below is a comprehensive list detailing what is included and excluded from this tour package and reflects what is covered in the price quote. If you have any queries please contact us.

Abbreviations: We use the following abbreviations
NP – National Park
NSC – Non Self Contained (communal toilets and showers)
SC – Self Contained (private toilet and shower) UWA  – Uganda Wildlife Authority

Prices:  All prices quoted are in United States Dollars (USD)

Minimum Numbers & Tour Price

  • The basic price of this tour package is $290 per person!
This quote is valid until 31st December, 2017.  
All safaris are subject to availability at point of booking.
All safaris are subject to Kombi Nation Tours terms and conditions.
Prices are inclusive of value added tax (VAT) in The Republic of Uganda.  
  • Safari Discounts: We offer discounts on this tour to foreign residents of East Africa and East African citizens. If you qualify for a discount please inform us and provide evidence such as work permits or a national ID and we will reflect this on your invoice.
  • Kombi Nation Tours endeavour to fill all the trips to minimum capacity of 4 people for them to run, but reserve the right to cancel a tour if the groups size fails to reach 4 people.

Accommodation & Food

  • Upgrade at Queen Elizabeth Bush Lodge -  This safari is based on sharing twin safari tents at Queen Elizabeth Bush Lodge. Some travelers choose to upgrade their accommodation at the lodge. 
    • $10 to stay in a single safari tent
    • 80 to stay in a twin banda with private toilet / shower (based on sharing)
    • $160 to stay in a single banda with a private toilet / shower
You can view the different accommodations here: The Bush Lodge
  • Upgrade at Kibale Forest Camp -  This safari is based on sharing twin safari tents at Kibale Forest Camp. Some travelers choose to upgrade their accommodation at the lodge. 
    • $10 to stay in a single safari tent.
    • $55 to stay in a twin tent with private toilet / shower (based on sharing).
    • $120 to stay in a single room with a private toilet / shower.
You can view the different accommodations here: Kibale Forest Camp
  • Add Full Board Option -  The price does not include lunch and dinner. This is because sometimes budget travelers prefer to arrange their own food to reduce costs. This is explained further in the information sheet ‘Meals on Scheduled Safaris’. We can provide a full board option if requested in advance for only $60 per person.

Safari Package Includes

  • Transport & Driver:
    • A full-time private driver/guide
    • Full time use of a private vehicle (as per your itinerary)
    • Fuel for your entire journey (with an allowance for any necessary detours)
    • Lodging & food for your guide/driver (same lodge premises as you, where possible)
  • Accommodation & Meals:
    • 1 night at The Bush Lodge (twin safari tent, NSC)
    • 1 night at Kibale Forest Camp (twin safari tent, NSC)
    • This package is based on a bed and breakfast basis if you want to add the Full Board Upgrade please see above. 
    • Bottled drinking water (1.5 liters per person, per day in your vehicle)
  • All Activities:
    • Boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel (Queen Elizabeth NP)
    • Game drives x 2.5 (Queen Elizabeth NP)
    • Ndali-Kasenda crater lake walk (Ndali-Kasenda crater lakes)
  • Wildlife & Tracking Permits:
    • N/A
  • Park Fees:
    • Queen Elizabeth NP x 1 day (Park Entry, Driver Entry, Vehicle Entry)
  • Specialist Guides and Rangers:
    • Game Drive Guide (UWA)
    • Boat Cruise Guide (Marasa)
    • Ndali-Kasenda crater lake walk (Independent)
  • Administration:
    • All relevant government taxes in Uganda. 
    • Processed bookings for all inclusions.
    • Due diligence and bi-annual site safety inspections.
    • Public liability and professional indemnity insurance. 
    • Tour briefing and de briefing of your driver/guide.
    • A dedicated Tours Manager based in Kampala in daily contact with your driver/guide and on call, 24/7. 

Recommended Daily Spending Allowance

Optional Extras - Chimpanzee Tracking

  • USD $20 - 40 per day
  • The above is a guideline only. On an individual basis it is impossible for us to access how much each person will actually spend as everyone has their own little luxury's in life they do not want to forfeit.
This tour allows you the option to track in Kibale NP, one of Africa’s premier destinations for chimpanzee tracking. The activity takes around 4-5 hours and once you’ve found your group, amongst the dense rainforest, you will spend one hour with them. You will be able to observe their natural behavior in the rainforest as they play, eat, socialise and display their prowess.
  • Add chimp tracking to your tour for only $150 per person.
  • Chimp Tracking Discount:
    • $100 in low season: April, May & November
    • Foreign resident of East Africa discount of $50 per person.
    • East African citizen discount of $120 per person.

Safari Package Excludes

  • Items marked *for an additional cost
  • Alcohol
  • Laundry
  • Souvenirs & items of a personal nature
  • Personal Insurance
  • International or Domestic Flights
  • Visas 
  • Gratuities/Tips

Safari Grading

EASY  / MODERATE: Suitable for anyone with an average level of fitness and mobility.