Safari Over View

This 3 days safari to Lake Mburo national park will take you to the nearest Uganda national park which is located in the south western part of Uganda, it will give you an opportunity to come up with various species of animals during a game drive in the savannah grassland of the park, some of the games include giraffe, Rothschild zebra which only found here in Lake Mburo and kidepo, elephants, buffaloes, and many various species of antelopes among others will be seen and later you will go for a boat ride along the lake Mburo for an opportunity to watch many other wildlife.

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Lake Mburo national park

Our guide will transfer you to the South-western part of Uganda via Masaka up to the park. We shall have the first stopover at the equator crossing for snacks and photography, and then from here we shall drive with a scenic view up to the park. Arrive in time at the park for lunch and then after lunch take a two hours boat ride on the lake Mburo as it’s so rewarding with opportunity to see various species of wildlife that live within and along the shorelines.

Hippo's at Lake Mburo

Games to see include schools of hippo, crocodiles, buffaloes along the shores, very many bird species like pelicans, Black Crake, Heron, Cormorant, and Fish Eagle. The duration of each boat cruise is negotiable with the park management after take a slow drive back to the lodge for dinner and an overnight at Lake View Hotel Mbarara,  Rwonyo tented camp- (budget), Arcadia cottages- (mid-range), Mantana and Mihingo both luxurious.

Day 2: Game drives and forest walk

Wake up for breakfast and later go for a game drive for an opportunity to see various species of animals that reside at the park, games to see include zebra, warthogs, elephant, waterbucks, topis, elands, leopards, hyenas, jackals bushbuck, sitatunga, common duiker, klipspringer buffaloes, various species of antelopes among others.

Nature walk at Lake Mburo

After the activity take a slow drive back to the lodge for lunch and later in the evening go for a nature walk in the forest for a chance to explore the park on foot and during the forest walk vary many forest dwellers may be met on the way like very many species of birds so bird lovers are rewarded a lot, and also games like zebra, antelope species, warthogs among others may also be seen. The forest walk is guided by a ranger guide who is experienced in the field he will be in position to give you relative information on all forest fauna and flora you meet on the way. After come back to the lodge for dinner and an overnight at Lake View Hotel,  Rwonyo tented camp- budget, Arcadia cottages- mid range, Mantana and Mihingo both luxurious

Day 3: Departure

This morning after a heavy breakfast you will be driven back to Kampala with an en route stopover at Mpambire a local community known for making local drums and crafts admire and buy yourself souvenirs, after proceed to the equator crossing for more photography as well as refreshments after will be driven to the hotel/ airport to meet your departure flight back home

The package cost include

  • 4x4 Ground transportation and fuel
  • Full time English safari driver guide and all his associated expenses
  • Accommodation and meals as per Itinerary except breakfast on day one
  • Game drive and forest walks
  • Boat ride
  • Park entry fees

But it excludes, flights, Visa fees, Airport taxes, item of personal nature, like bar bills, tipping, Laundry ,Beverages, , and any extra expenses not included above