Jacana Safari Lodge

P.O. Box 2288, Kampala, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda | Lodge
 

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Rainy Monday morning

A travel blog entry by lovettn

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... African birth; our timing was perfect and she was able to see the realities that we have been discussing for herself. She was moved and shocked by the experience. Waiting in the entrance was a young mother pacing the floor in established labour. While Alison and Midwife Margaret tidied up from the recent delivery, I was able to talk to this mother and invite her the try the ball. After a few laughs and me bouncing around the room, she reluctantly sat on it ...

Day 5 - On your marks, get set....GO!!!

A travel blog entry by weightmans

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... which for many people is a very long journey. Therefore post is not a very popular method of transporting goods in Uganda. It is mainly used by organisations. We had just a couple of letters....then we were on our way. We were dropped off at the top of the village today so that we could walk through. We have also really enjoyed walking to the orphanage, it gives you a real insight into life here and a chance to mingle with the community. A quick stop off at the chapatti ...

QENP - Switzerland of Africa

A travel blog entry by s_sarkardei

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Yet another early morning departure to Queen Elizabeth. We travelled via Fortportal where we stopped for some lunch and I had an ice latte after 5 months, which was heavenly delicious and I felt for a moment I was in heaven, until Mark and Kathy made me down it! We reached Mweya in QENP at midday, with stunning beautiful views over Kazinga Channel. We went for a late afternoon drive with ...

Kibale to QE National Park

A travel blog entry by dynsarey

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... of the water, stretching one leg out and waving it around and *******! Then he would feign lying down whilst the younger one came closer to prod him with his trunk and the older would sit up suddenly and trumpet just as the younger male's trunk was about to touch him. Scared the bejeezus out of the young one who rushed backward into the water, splashing madly whilst the older one rolled into the water after him. More water antics followed, then back on land again with, ...

Dead wildebeest in Masai Mara, traffic in Kampala

A travel blog entry by diannemurray

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... notified that “Red Chili” had moved to a new address, further out. As they’d never been there before, they were having trouble finding it. We realised about now that Nyika has abandoned the truck, and is riding pillion on a motorbike in front of us, which is acting as a pilot. They pull off into a servo, and we think they have compounded our problems by running out of petrol, but they are just asking directions. We can't stop the truck in traffic, ...

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This lodge, located on P.O. Box 2288, Kampala, Queen Elizabeth National Park, is near Uganda Museum, Kasubi Tombs, Sesse Islands, and Uganda Crafts 2000 Limited.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsJacana Safari Lodge Queen Elizabeth National Park

    Reviewed by jaynewick

    Very remote location

    Reviewed Jan 20, 2011
    by (4 reviews) Grafton, Wsconsin , United States Flag of United States

    Nice lodge, good food, very remote

    Our room at Jacana Lodge
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    The pool at the lodge
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    The water heater, serves 2 cottages, 24 hours
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Jacana Safari Lodge Queen Elizabeth National Park

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Traveler Photos Jacana Safari Lodge Queen Elizabeth National Park

    View from balcony at posh safari hotel
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    The lake view from our cottage, just like upper WI
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    Walkway to our cottage
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    Our room at Jacana Lodge
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    The pool at the lodge
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    The water heater, serves 2 cottages, 24 hours
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    Screened porch in our cottage, overlooking the lak
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    The landscape at the lodge
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