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Kazinga Channel, Queen Elizabeth National Park

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A natural channel, Kazinga Channel is home to the world's largest population of hippopotamuses. This 32 km (20 mi) long strip of water attracts elephants, hippos, crocodiles, and buffalos, and it connects Lake Gorge and Lake Edward in Queen Elizabeth Natural Park. Take a boat tour along the channel to get close to these large animals. Over 60 species of birds and monitor lizards are also part of the scenery. While here, you can also visit a fishing village to observe native fishing activity. Add Kazinga Channel to your Queen Elizabeth National Park travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Queen Elizabeth National Park holiday builder app.
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  • This trip was great! Our guide was amazing and we saw lots of wildlife. The only really disturbing thing was when we saw an elephant on the shore --- he was frolicking and grazing and it was so... 
    This trip was great! Our guide was amazing and we saw lots of wildlife. The only really disturbing thing was when we saw an elephant on the shore --- he was frolicking and grazing and it was so...  more »
  • This wide, 32 km (20 mi) long natural waterway flows through the heart of Queen Elizabeth National Park, linking Lakes George and Edward. The shores of the channel are teeming with wildlife and... 
    This wide, 32 km (20 mi) long natural waterway flows through the heart of Queen Elizabeth National Park, linking Lakes George and Edward. The shores of the channel are teeming with wildlife and...  more »

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