Hot Air Balloon Safaris come to Uganda above Queen Elizabeth Park at sunrise taking the wildlife and scenery below such as the explosion craters, the Rwenzori Mountains of the Moon in the distance, Kazinga Channel with its wildlife, Lake Edward and Lake George, 1 1/2 hours in the air over Queen Elizabeth Park
Hot Air Balloon Safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park
Take a Hot Air Balloon Safari – See the Wildlife from above – Queen Elizabeth Park
Elizabeth Park from above. This Hot Air Balloon service is the first of its kind in Uganda.
A Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Safari over a Tapestry of Natural Wonders and one of Uganda’s favorite parks – Queen Elizabeth Park.
You will be able to see the stunning beauty of the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains of the Moon, Explosion Crater Lakes, the Western Rift, Lake Edward and Lake George connected by the Kazinga Channel, Kyambura Gorge – the Democratic Republic to the West and the abundant wildlife below you.
Soar up to heights of 3000 feet and see things that others would never see on foot or with a vehicle – a sunrise hot-air balloon Safari in Queen Elizabeth Park,
A hot-air balloon safari means an early rise for you and getting to the meeting point at 5:30 am where you will be greeted by crew with coffee, tea and other refreshment as you see the balloon assembled and meet your certified pilot (at least 1000 hours – flying time). You will receive a safety orientation before lift-off for your hot air balloon safari.
Sunrises in Queen Elizabeth Park are at just after 6 am and you will see it in all of its glory as you rise above the Queen Elizabeth Park Savannah with Elephant Herds below you, Lions returning from their nocturnal hunt, Hippos coming back to the lake or Kazinga Channel after grazing all night. Each Hot Air Balloon is a journey of Discovery that you will delight in.
Presently the Hot Air Balloon can accommodate up to 16 passengers with an extra one to be added for up to 24 passengers – the cost per passenger is 380 usd and your flying safari is about 1 hour plus in length. At the end of the Hot Air Balloon Safari you will be met by the ground crew and celebrate your time over Queen Elizabeth Park with Sparkling Juice and a flying certificate.
Mweya Lodge is now offering a Bush Breakfast is also being offered at the of Balloon Safari – the cost for the Balloon Safari is presently 380 USD and when you partake in the Bush Breakfast the cost is going to rise over 400 usd a person – it is a once in a lifetime experience and for many such an experience over the African Savannah, the Crater Lake – the Wildlife such a unique safari becomes something one wants to do.
If a Hot Air Balloon Safari is something that you would like to do, let us know and we will make it a part of your safari in Queen Elizabeth Park in Uganda.