2 Days Lake Mburo Safari

2 Days Lake Mburo Safari
Lake Mburo National Park is a very special place; every part if it is very alive with variety, interest and colour it contains extensive area of wetland and also harbours 68 species of mammals from leopards to jackals and birds found nowhere else in Uganda. Lake Mburo, just 4-5 hours drive from Kampala, yet it is one of the few parks in Uganda where you will find plent of Zebras. Lake Mburo and the other lakes attract hippos and crocodiles, and for the birding enthusiasts, this is close to paradise.

Day-by-Day Itinerary

Day 1, Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park

You will be picked up from your Hotel in Kampala for your 2 days Lake Mburo safari and our tour guide will transfer you to western Uganda in Lake Mburo National Park. En route to the Park, you will have a stopover at Mpambire drum village and at the Equator at Kayabwe where water experiments will be done to prove to you that you are in both atmospheres (Southern and Northern Hemisphere).

You will have a lunch stopover in Masaka town and then later drive towards the Park. Upon entering the park through Nshara Gate, a game drive enroute will be a rewarding activity which will enable you to encounter many of the Parks’ flora and fauna with most wildlife grazing side by side with the Ankole domestic Cattle.

You will then go for a 2 hours’ boat ride on Lake Mburo in the evening which will get you quite close to Crocodiles and Hippos. Dinner and overnight stay at your lodge.

Meal plan:

-Lunch & dinner (Breakfast not included)

-Drinking water

Accommodation: (Subject to room availability)

-Luxury; Mihingo Lodge/Mantana luxury tented

-Mid Range; Arcadia cottages

-Budget; Rwonyo campsite


Day Two:  Game Drive and transfer to Kampala

Early breakfast and off for a game drive across the savannah and by the lakes there.  keep the camera ready, we shall be driving slowly so you can see lots of animals, also you can stand up in the vehicle to take the best pictures possible.

After the game drive we check out and drive back to Kampala.  We arrive in late afternoon in Kampala to your place of stay.


Note: Lake Mburo is also the perfect stop-over for anyone going to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Mgahinga Gorilla Park.

Price Per Person:

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Mid-Range Lodge

790 510 490 420 420 400 380 350
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Mid-Range Lodge

570 325 260 230 220 210 200 190
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Budget Lodge

430 290 250 205 191 175 165 165