Lake Mburo Wildlife Tour

Lake Mburo National Park

Overview

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.

Highlights

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

Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Kampala –Lake Mburo National park

Depart Kampala for Lake Mburo National Park via Masaka town with a stopover at the equator for the water experiment. Arrive the park to have lunch at our overnight accommodation and relax before going out for an evening game drive to end the day. Highlights of the game drive include: Zebras, Giraffes, waterbucks, impala, leopard, reedbuck, buffalo, defassa, oribi, topi and elands.

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 Lake Mburo Safari Lodge (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 and 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 Lake Mburo Safari safari Lodge (Moderate facility) or Eagles Nest Lake Mburo (Budget facility)

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Lake Mburo National park-Kampala/Entebbe Out

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

Meal Plan Breakfast-Lunch End of Service

This Safari Package Includes

  • Transportation by a 4×4 Wheel Safari vehicle
  • A Horse ride
  • Accommodation and meals as per the safari program
  • Two Game drives
  • A boat trip along Lake Mburo.
  • Park entrance fees
  • An English speaking driver guide.
  • Lunches 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.