1 Day Lake Mburo Safari – Lake Mburo National Park – Cheap Short Uganda Wildlife Tour – Lake Mburo 1 Day Safari
1 day lake Mburo safari will guide you through Lake Mburo national park Uganda for a game drive as you will spot various animals found in the park. Our 1 day mburo safari will then further lead you out for a launch cruise on Lake Mburo as you view the various bird species along the lake.
Highlights for the 1 day lake Mburo safari
Brief itinerary for the 1 day lake Mburo safari
Transfer to Lake Mburo national park, game drive, launch cruise and transfer back to Kampala.
Detailed itinerary for the 1 day lake Mburo safari
After your breakfast meet up with your guide for an early morning drive to the western part of Uganda. On your way you will view various sceneries as to transfer to Lake Mburo national park. You will have a stopover at the equator for pictures and embark on your journey to Lake Mburo national park.
On arrival, you will have a lunch break and set off for a game drive around the park as you spot various animals found in this park. The park is famously known for its large herds of zebras and impalas though you can view also other animals there such as Topis, Elands, Leopard, Hippopotamus, Buffalos, Giraffes, Water bucks and Bushbucks are also habituated in Addition to Warthogs.
Relax a bit after the game drive and later set off for a launch cruise on Lake Mburo as you view a variety of aquatic animals and various bird species .you will transfer back to Kampala/Entebbe in the evening for your night flight or at your hotel.
End of your 1 day lake Mburo safari
Inclusions for your 1 day lake Mburo safari
- English speaking guide
- Game drives
- Launch cruise
Park entrance bottled water
Exclusions for your 1 day lake Mburo safari
- Tips to the guides
- Personal insurance
- Activities not mentioned in the itinerary
Information about the park
Lake Mburo national park is located in western Uganda along Kampala highway connecting to other parks. It is Uganda’s smallest Savannah national park with a size of 370 km2. It is habitat to 350 bird species as well as zebra, impala, eland, buffalo, oribi, Defassa waterbuck, leopard, hippo, hyena, topi and reedbuck.
Other activities offered at Lake Mburo national park
Lake Mburo Uganda contains around six species of fish tilapia being the commonest of them all. Sport fishing is mainly done at Mazinga. If one is to participate in this activity, he should come along with his own equipment and fishing permit is required.
This is organized by Mihingo lodge and it involves riding on the back of the horses to the parks hill tops to view various animals in the park.
Most viewed eland, buffalo, are warthog, topi, impala, duiker, bushbuck, waterbuck and zebras. Read about horse riding Safaris at Mihingo here.
Hiking and nature walks
The park offers nature walks to the various sectors of the park such as a guided walk to Rwonyo which leads you to a salt lick where many animals are fascinated to the salty rocks, a guide walk to Rubanga Forest for birders to view different bird species.
A guided walk to the western side of the lake as this takes 2 hours and you may come across hyenas returning to their dens and hippos moving back to the lake and a walk to the top of the hill plunder visitors with a magnificent view of 9 of the region’s 14 lakes.
Birding – Bird Watching Safari in lake Mburo Uganda
The overwhelming birding spots in Lake Mburo National Park incorporate the swampy valleys of Warukiri and Miriti, and the side of the road between Rwonyo camp and the wharf.
There are additionally in a perfect world arranged survey stages at the salt lick, in Miriti Valley, and in Rubanga Timberland. Species seen at these areas incorporate the Rufous-bellied Heron, Bateleur, Coqui Francolin, Dark Delegated Crane, Dark bellied Bustard, Darker chested Lapwing, Emerald-spotted Wood-Pigeon, Darker Parrot, Red-headed Lovebird, Ross’ Turaco, Flagrant Leave feathered creature, Green Wood-hoopoe, Regular Scimitarbill, White-headed Barbet, Embarrassed Barbet, Nubian Woodpecker, Red-carried Cuckoo-shrike, Since a long time ago followed Cisticola, Yellow-breasted Apalis, White-winged Tit and Finfoot among others.