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Queen Elizabeth National Park earns 2013 Tripadvisor certificate of excellence
Date 05.08.2013
Written by: imagineexpeditions
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Queen Elizabeth National Park in south western Uganda has been honoured a Top Performing National Park as Reviewed by Travellers on the World's Largest Travel Site, Tripadvisor.

The protected area managed by Uganda Wildlife Authority has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award, an accolade, which honours hospitality excellence and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor.

It is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 per cent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.

To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travellers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.

"Queen Elizabeth National Park is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence," said Dr. Andrew Seguya, Executive Director Uganda Wildlife Authority, "We strive to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor."

"TripAdvisor is delighted to celebrate the success of businesses around the globe, from Sydney to Chicago, Sao Paulo to Rome, which are consistently offering TripAdvisor travellers a great customer experience," said Alison Copus, Vice President of Marketing for TripAdvisor for Business. "The Certificate of Excellence award provides top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers."

Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda's most popular and second largest national park famous for its tree climbing lions. Located in South Western region, it is also the country's most scenic and diverse park enjoying a fabulous location on the floor of Albertine Rift Valley, 914 meters above sea level.
The park boasts of over 600 bird species and 95 mammal species. The 40 km long Kazinga channel connecting lakes Edward Ad George, open savanna grassland, acacia woodland, closed forest and vast wetlands are home to hundreds of game.
Story courtesy of UWA

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