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LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK SAFARI

Uganda

Lake Mburo National Park is a compact gem, located conveniently close to the highway that connects Kampala to the parks of western Uganda. It is the smallest of Uganda's Savannah national parks and underlain by ancient Precambrian metamorphic rocks which date back more than 500 million years. It is home to 350 bird species as well as zebra, impala, eland, buffalo, oribi, Defassa waterbuck, leopard, hippo, hyena, topi and reedbuck.

The park has about 313 different bird species including the rare Shoebill stork and White-winged Warbler.

It harbours several species of mammals; Zebras, Impala, Buffaloes, and birds. comprising bill storks which are found nowhere else in the country. Its sculptured landscape with rolling grassy hills and idyllic lake shore has a varied mosaic of habitats forest galleries, seasonal and permanent swamps and rich acacia wood valleys which all support a wealth of wildlife. Our Uganda safaris will enable to see more of the Lake Mburo attractions.

BIRDING IN LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK

Lake Mburo National Park has about 313 different bird species including the rare Shoebill stork and White-winged Warbler. Other species to lookout for are; Crested Francolin, Emerald-spotted Wood Dove, Brown Parrot, Barefaced Go-away bird, Rednecked Spur, common Quails, Black-billed Barbet, Greenwood Hoopoe, Blue-napped Mousebird, Lilac-breasted Roller,African-grey Hornbill, Nubian Woodpecker, Trilling Cisticola a drive towards Rwonyo camp may reveal;.Coqui Francolin, Rednecked spurfowl, Black Bellied Bustard, Temminck’s Courser, African-wattled Plover Rufous napped and Flappet larks, Rufuos chested Swallow ,Yellow-throated Long claw and Southern Red Bishop.

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WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT UGANDA

For anyone looking to discover someplace beautiful and off the beaten track, Uganda is a top tourist destination with something for everyone. Uganda offers Africa as you’ve always imagined it - wild, verdant, beautiful, and just waiting to be explored.

Uganda is very nearly the most complete safari destination in Africa – boasting both the Big Five, the enigmatic mountain gorilla, and the ever-popular chimpanzee. Uganda’s Big Five are represented across the country’s top ten national parks.

Thousands of travelers come to Uganda looking for an up close and personal experience with its most famous primate residents - the mountain gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and the chimpanzees of Kibale National Park. Uganda’s national parks like Murchison Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park and Kidepo Valley National Park offer the best Wildlife viewing safari in the world.

01Day One: Kampala / Entebbe to Lake Mburo National Park

Set for an early departure from Kampala via Masaka, your first stopover at the Equator crossing for photography. Continue in the park for your lunch and thereafter an afternoon boat trip on Lake Mburo to see aquatic based animals such as Hippos, Buffaloes and bird life.

02Day Two: Game Drives, cruise

After breakfast take a morning bush game walk. Expect to see Zebras, Impalas, water bark, topis among others. Return to the lodge/camp for lunch and thereafter take an afternoon Horseback safaris are an exciting way to see the wildlife around Mihingo Lodge. Without any engine sound and fumes you feel part of nature and often get the chance to see the more timid animals.

03Day Three:Game Drives, Continue to another Park or Drive to Kampala

Begin your day with an early morning cup of African tea followed by morning game drive, return to Kampala/Entebbe via Crocodile Farm with a picnic lunch. End of service

Departure Date Group Luxury (Double Share) Budget (Double Share)
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 1 Person $1800 Per Person $950 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 2 Persons $1200 Per Person $850 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 3 Persons $1100 Per Person $800 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 4 Persons $950 Per Person $750 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 5 Persons $850 Per Person $650 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 6 Persons $850 Per Person $600 Per Person Get a Quote