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Queen Elizabeth National Park: Uganda's Famous Destination

Wednesday, 7th January 2015
The rare tree-climbing lions are some of the eye-catching treasures in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Queen Elizabeth National Park is the most popular and most visited national\r\npark in Uganda. It encompasses 764 square miles (1,978 square km) and\r\nfeatures an abundance of wildlife. Nature lovers can leverage safari options\r\nfor a chance to view 95 different mammal species. Some of the most popular\r\nwildlife in the park include lions, leopards, elephants, hippos and\r\nchimpanzees.


One of the highlights of this national park is the famous tree-climbing\r\nlions. Encountering the lions up in the trees is a unique experience for all of\r\nAfrica. This volcanic region complements the wildlife viewing with deep\r\ncraters, volcanic cones and crater lakes, enhancing this wonder of nature.

Source: Uganda Embassy