1 Day Lake Mburo Safari

1 Day Lake Mburo



View Safari Highlights:

  • Early Morning Breakfast
  • Transfer to Lake Mburo NPK
  • Wilderness Game Drive in the Park
  • Boat trip on Lake Mburo
  • Transfer back to Kampala/Entebbe

About Lake Mburo National Park

Lake Mburo National Park is located in Kiruhura District in the Western Region of Uganda. The park is about 30 kilometres (19 mi), by road, east of Mbarara, the largest city in the sub-region. This location is approximately 240 kilometres (150 mi), by road, west of Kampala, Uganda’s capital and largest city. The park is amazingly the closest national park to Kampala city & it also doubles as the smallest national park in Uganda. The park covers an area of 370km² including the lakes ( 5 lakes).

Lake Mburo National Park is endowed with several wildlife species to mention the recently trans-located giraffes, buffaloes, elands, waters bucks, antelopes, zebras, Oribis, Topis , warthogs as you take a boat cruise on lake Mburo that further puts you in a position to observe , hippos and crocodiles and a wide a ray of bird species amounting to 350, some which include water birds, forest and savanna birds.

1 Day Lake Mburo Safari Activities and what to expect in the Park

Lake Mburo national park has got thrilling safari activities that keep the visitors always on the desire for more and the most common tourism activities herein include;

  • Game drive in the park
  • Boat cruise on Lake Mburo
  • Birding/ bird watching
  • Nature walks
  • Horse riding to view wildlife
  • Fishing
  • Cultural tours
  • Cycling among others

DAY Tour :Detailed Itinerary Lake MBURO NATIONAL PARK

1 Day Lake Mburo safari is topped up with a pick up from your residence [Home,lodge or Hotel] by our professional safari guide/driver after your early morning breakfast. And you will be transferred to Lake Mburo National Park, key to note interesting but among the smallest National parks in Uganda. On your arrival, we check into the park and begin our game drive right away as goes for about 3 hours, while enjoying our drive, you will have wonderful views of many wildlife species including; the newly introduced Giraffes, Mpalas, Zebras, Buffaloes, Leopards, Topis and many different bird species. After lunch at any lodge with in the park, we prepare for an afternoon boat cruise on the lake Mburo, while on the boat cruise there are bigger chances of seeing different animal species including; the Hippos, Topis, Zebras Crocodiles, Buffaloes and many other water birds along the shores of the lake

After the boat cruise, you shall leave the park and proceed back to Kampala/Entebbe or to your residence, it will be a great drive as there will be a stopover at the equator, here you will have chance to take some photos and a polar water experiments. Another stop will be at the local place where drums are made commonly known as Mpambiire Village, then continue with your journey arriving Kampala in the late evening.


Our 1 Days Lake Mburo Safari Cost Includes

  • photography and touring
  • Full time English speaking professional driver/guide
  • All tour activities as detailed in the itinerary
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Transport 4×4 safari Van.

Our Safari cost exclude:

  • Tips
  • Beverages/ drinks
  • international flights
  • Visas where applicable
  • Items of a personal nature
  • optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary