This 3 day safari takes you to one of the smallest National Parks in Uganda– Lake Mburo National Park which is located approximately 240km (by road) west of Kampala; it takes you about 4 hours to drive to the Park. The park is home to over 68 mammal species such as buffaloes, bush pigs, leopards, and zebras as well as various bird species. It is famous for having large numbers of Zebras.
The park also has great sceneries starting from the rolling hills, the lush forests to the Savannah grasslands, and seasonal swamps to lakes. There are 5 lakes in the park where by you can engage in sport fishing where you can catch a large tilapia and other fish species, also large numbers of hippos occupy the lakes. While in the park you might not miss out on seeing the leopards, hyenas, and side stripped jackals in the night
- Full board accommodation.
- Ground transportation by a 4×4 Land Cruiser
- Park entrance fees.
- English Speaking Driver/Guide
- Government Taxes.
Price does not include
- International flights
- Visas (visa for Uganda 50$).
- Tips in hotels, drivers, guides, etc.
- Drinks in general, extras in hotels, expenses of personal type.
- Other optional activities that can be made during the tour and not included in the itinerary.
Day 1: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park
After your breakfast, drive to Lake Mburo National Park, – one of the newest wildlife National Parks in Uganda. once there, you will go for a game drive in the afternoon on which you will encounter various animals such as impalas, oribis, zebras, elands, buffaloes and topis among several others. Dinner and overnight at Mpogo safari lodge
Day 2: Game drives and a boat trip
You will go for a game drive in the early morning to see the early risers retire from their hunt. Later, in the day, you will head back to the lodge to enjoy a late breakfast and rest. After lunch, go for the thrilling boat trip on which you will see various water birds like the strange White winged Warbler, the Papyrus gonoleks, Bare-faced Go-away bird, Brown-faced lapwing and Carruther’s cisticolas. Dinner and overnight as above.
Day 3: Return to Kampala
Have an early breakfast and then begin the drive back to Kampala
A visa is needed for Uganda. Passport with a minimum validity of 6 months is needed. The price is $50 (valid for one month and a unique entrance). The visa is issued at the airport on arrival.
The meals will be provided with mineral water for the clients. Other drinks taken are at the expense of the client.