Lake Mburo National Park is the smallest Uganda Savannah national park located conveniently close to the highway that connects Kampala to the parks of western Uganda and boasts with over 350 bird species both Migratory and residential birds which do live in the diversity of rolling hills, woodlands, forests, seasonal and permanent swamps, lakes, Savannah vegetation and sticking landscape within the park area, both inside and outside the park. The park is known as the only park having the impalas, where you can see zebras and visit the wildlife while on foot and also only park where horse ride safari is done in Uganda.
1 day Lake Mburo National Park tour
Today our safari guide will pick you very early in the morning at your hotel after having your breakfast and you drive through Masaka to Lake Mburo National park, and you will head for an early morning safari game drive where you will have a chance to spot a number of birds which includes Abyssinian ground hornbill, African finfoot, African scops owl, Bare-faced go-away bird, Blue-breasted kingfisher, Blue-headed coucal, Brown-chested lapwing, Carruthers’s cisticola ato mention but a few, as your carrying out birding you will be able to spot some wildlife along which includes the zebras, giraffes, kobs, buffaloes, impala, topi, warthogs, waterbuck and even the shy eland are all possible to spot.
You will also visit the salt leak and see the wildlife while on foot. You will later head for lunch thereafter. After lunch you will head for a 2 hours boat cruise at lake Mburo where you will be able to see some water birds, such as the great white egret, heron, darters and animals such as hippos, crocodiles and also spot buffaloes wallowing in the mad. After boat cruise, you will head back to Kampala, with a stopover at the equator to view the equator as you proceed back to Kampala, where you will be drop at your lodge. End of service!
The package for 1 day Lake Mburo Safari includes:
- Park entrance fees
- Service of an English speaking guide
- Boat cruise
- Game drive
- Transportation on a 4×4 safari vehicle
The package for 1 day Lake Mburo Safari excludes
- Air fare
- tips to local guides
- porter fee while trekking
- personal insurance
- personal shopping bills and cigars