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3 Day Lake Mburo National Park Safari in lake mburo national park, Lake Mburo national park safari UgandaUganda.

Lake Mburo national park safari Uganda

Safari Overview

The 3 Days Lake Mburo National Park safari Uganda is a one of a kind safari tour in Uganda and East Africa; Lake Mburo national park is one of Uganda’s nearest parks from Kampala, the capital city; and is a very large game park that lies along the Kampala-Mbarara Road. Interested visitors should not miss out the golden opportunity to encounter the best of Africa’s herbivorous beasts; this is the only place to go. View the Eland, antelope, as well as zebras and water buck. It is has beautiful amazing rolling hills and extensive grass valleys that stretch miles away than you can see; interspersed with cactus vegetation, bush thickets, woodlands and rich wetlands. In Lake Mburo you will get to see, among many other animals, the impala, water bucks, the Cape buffalo, Oribi, hyena, Topi, reed buck, leopard and zebra.

One can experience Bird watching in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda in areas like; the swampy valleys of Warukiri and Miriti where you can view more clearly, just few meters above; and the roadsides between Rwonyo camp and the jetty.

There are also strategically-situated viewing platforms at the salt lick, in Miriti Valley, and in Rubanga Forest. Species observed at these locations include; the Rufous-bellied Heron, Bateleur, Coqui Francolin, Grey Crowned Crane, Black-bellied Bustard, Brown-chested Lapwing, Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove, Brown Parrot, Red-headed Lovebird, Ross’s Turaco, Bare-faced Go-away-bird, Green Wood-hoopoe, Common Scimitarbill, White-headed Barbet, Red-faced Barbet. In addition, they include; the  Nubian Woodpecker, Red-shouldered Cuckoo-shrike, Long-tailed Cisticola, Yellow-breasted Apalis, White-winged Tit and Finfoot among others.

Detailed Itinerary 

Early morning pick up from your hotel after breakfast. Make it for Mbarara through Kayabwe, at the equator crossing where you will have a memorable photo session and a local experiment will be demonstrated that portrays where the earth divides into two hemispheres.

Continue through Masaka town but remember this journey has a lot for you to see and you stop along the way to witness some of the largest banana plantation farms. You will also make stops at Mpambire to see the Royal Drum Makers at their craft.

You will arrive in Mbarara for a sumptuous lunch at Igongo cultural Centre; here, they prepare food with a cultural touch before you proceed to Lake Mburo National Park.

You will be amazed as you look at wild animals grazing side by side amidst the Ankole long horned cattle. You will enter the park through the Nshara gate. Take an afternoon boat trip on Lake Mburo itself. Retire for the evening.


Luxury: Mihingo Lodge

Midrange: Arcadia cottages

Budget: Eagle’s Nest

Lake Mburo national park, Lake Mburo national park safari Uganda

Early morning regroup at the lodge. Prepare to take an early morning game drive through the national park with your guides on spacious 4 wheel drive vehicles. You will return to the lodge to have breakfast and then go back for more adventure. You will take another game drive or walk under the escort of a game ranger after your breakfast. This game park is used to graze domestic cattle; therefore you will get to see zebras and the long horned domestic cattle grazing together in harmony. Retire for the evening for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation options:

Luxury: Mihingo Lodge

Midrange: Arcadia cottages

Budget: Eagle’s Nest

Early morning regroup at the lodge and a thrilling breakfast. Guides will brief you before your early morning departure to Biharwe town. Prepare to go Bicycle cycling through the park. There are no large hills to climb. You cross pleasant marshy low-lying areas, skirting larger hills through small villages and smallholdings. Return to the camp. Depart for Kampala. Arrive late evening and retire at your hotel to mark the end of L. Mburo national park vacation; marking the end of your 3 Day Lake Mburo national park safari.

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What is included in this safari:

  • 4 WD Vehicle – with a pop – up roof for game viewing
  • A professional English speaking Driver guide
  • Park entry fees
  • Free Wi-Fi internet in the vehicle
  • All ground transportation and fuel
  • Accommodation and Meals
  • All activities / service as per itinerary
  • Drinking water in the vehicle

Exclusions of the safari:

  • Visas
  • International air fares
  • Activities / services not included in the itinerary
  • Alcoholic drinks / wines
  • Laundry and any service of personal nature