Ishasha Wilderness Camp

Ishasha Wilderness Camp is one of the spacious lodges in Queen Elizabeth National Park, designed with over 10 perfect comfortable private canvas tents offering a beautiful tented camping site designed in the East African Meru style. This lodge is eco-friendly with an excellent environment that offers comfortable and spacious rewards. Each tent offers spectacular views of the park’s attractions around. However, Ishasha Wilderness Camp is a luxurious camp that offers a wild Riverside location and on a visit, you will enjoy the shade tree cover kept the room cool during the day.

In fact, Queen Elizabeth National park is home to a wide range of wildlife species with around 95 mammals and 600 bird species among others. The park is located in the western region of Uganda, estimating about a 5 to 6 hours’ drive. More so, Queen Elizabeth National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and it’s under the protection of ‘’UWA’’ Uganda Wildlife Authority.

Ishasha Wilderness Camp-Amenities –Room

They have friendly and welcoming staff.

The lodge offers excellent restaurants with well-trained chefs who are perfect in preparing both local and international food.

It is designed with free Wi-Fi that keeps visitors in touch with their beloved ones.

Ishasha Wilderness Camp Offers Airstrip transfer

They are furnished with an open-air lounge and dining area.

The lodge is designed with overlooking veranda and a library for the readers

This camp offers bush breakfast and sundowners adjoined with the flexibility of timing for drives that allows guests to maximize wildlife adventure in the area.

Activities offered at Ishasha Wilderness Camp

They include; Sun downers, Bush breakfasts, Bird watching, Nature walks, Game drives, and chimpanzee tracking.

Ishasha Wilderness Camp
Ishasha Wilderness Camp


This is an incredible experience which is best enjoyed in the evening moments during your leisure time.

Bush breakfast

At the lodge, they are good at organizing bush breakfast in the midst of the jungle. They have Well trained chefs who are professionals in preparing delicious meal and perfect drinks where visitors can marvel at wildlife species just next to their table.

Bird watching

On a visit to Queen Elizabeth National Park take a safe and perfect stay at Ishasha Wilderness Camp where you can be able to engage in birding activity. Some of the bird species to see include; Grey-winged robin-chat, Great white pelican, Common sand martin, Caspian plover, African skimmer, African hobby, Palm-nut vulture, and Black-rumped buttonquail, Black-bee-eat among others.

Game drive

On a visit to Ishasha Wilderness Camp, you can engage through a game drive where you where you are likely to experience an excellent vast community of wildlife species to see like African elephants, leopard, spotted hyenas, topi, waterbucks, warthogs, Uganda kob, Africa buffaloes, Nile Crocodiles, lions among others.

Chimpanzee tracking

You can go for chimpanzee tracking which starts in the morning after briefing and after a park ranger leads you to the forests trails in search of chimpanzee family. The activity can take about 30 to 5 hours while tracking in the forest. Once you locate them one hour is given to you to observe them as you learn about their amazing life style.

Best time to visit Queen Elizabeth National Park

Queen Elizabeth National Park can be visited throughout the year but the best time to adventure the park’s activities is in drier seasons which starts from the months of June to September and December to February. But you can still visit the park during wet season best time for birding and during this time accommodation rates lows and there can be less visitors within the park thus visiting the park on budgeted Uganda safari. However, Queen Elizabeth National Park boosts with quite number of perfect accommodation facilities for your comfortable stay.

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