Lake Mburo Wildlife Tour

Lake Mburo National Park


Lake Mburo National Park is about 370km2 in size making it the smallest of Uganda’s National Parks. It’s located along the busy highway that connects Kampala to Southwestern Uganda.

Lake Mburo national park is also home to about 350 bird species and several mammals among which are its unique Zebras, Giant Eland and the recently added Giraffes.


  • Day 1: Entebbe – Lake Mburo National park
  • Day 2: Lake Mburo wildlife game drive
  • Day 3: Lake Mburo National park – Entebbe

Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Kampala –Lake Mburo National park

Arrive Entebbe on a morning flight to receive a warm Ugandan welcome by a company representative to transfer to Lake Mburo National Park with a stop at the equator to stretch, have coffee and see the water experiment. Arrive the park to have lunch at your overnight accommodation and rest. In the evening its possible to go out for an evening game drive if you’re’ not too tired. Highlights of the game drive include: Zebras, Giraffes, waterbucks, impala, leopard, reedbuck, buffalo, defassa, oribi, topi and the giant eland.

Alternatively join in for a private sundown wilderness experience, or a horse riding safari into a breathtaking landscape. This is an exciting safari activity that offers visitors a new way of watching wildlife up-close without scaring them off.

Return for dinner and overnight at Mihingo Safari Lodge (High end lodge) or Mantana Tented Camp (Moderate facility) or Eagles Nest Lake Mburo. (Budget facility)

Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Lake Mburo National park

After an early breakfast go for a nature walk in the park accompanied by a game ranger, across the observation platform and via the salt lick. The observation platform overlooks an area of salty soil that wildlife often collect for a salt lick.

Return from the nature walk to relax and unwind before heading out for a relaxed boat ride down the Eastern banks of Lake Mburo after lunch.  The highlights of this activity include: several bird species, like the fish eagle, colorful king fisher and on a lucky day you might see the shoe bill, while the animals include: hippopotamus, Zebras, and buffalos among others.

Dinner and overnight stay at Mihingo Lodge (High end lodge) or Mantana Tented Camp (Moderate facility) or Eagles Nest Lake Mburo (Budget facility)

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Lake Mburo National park-Entebbe – Out

Wake up to an early morning game drive before embarking on the return journey to Entebbe with a hot lunch en-route to be dropped off at Entebbe  International Airport for your onward flight home or to an overnight hotel to fly home the next day.

Meal Plan Breakfast-Lunch End of Service

This Safari Package Includes

  • Transportation by a 4×4 Wheel Safari vehicle
  • A Horse ride
  • Accommodation for 2 nights
  • Meals as indicated against each day
  • Two Game drives
  • A boat trip along Lake Mburo.
  • Park entrance fees
  • An English speaking driver guide.
  • Lunch along the way
  • Ranger guide fees

The Safari Exclusions

The expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, soda/alcoholic drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, and porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills.