2 Days Lake Mburo National park safari

Tour overview

From Kampala to Lake Mburo it is a short distance and it is one of Uganda’s national parks where visitor can spot out zebras. The park itself is strategically located with the lakes where one can see hippos and crocodiles, for birders there are a variety of bird species within in the park.  Welcome to Lake Mburo a bird watchers paradise. For last minute safaris, one night at Lake Mburo is enough to visit the natural wonders of the park with its stunning beauty. The distance From the Airport to Lake Mburo is reasonable – for the evening flights it is perfect to leave the park on day 2 and meet your flight back home out of Entebbe International Airport.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1:  Travel from Kampala / Lake Mburo for Wildlife Safari and boat cruise

Early departure from your hotel in Kampala and head for your 2 day private safari at Lake Mburo. The journey to Lake Mburo will take you through the lovely Ugandan villages and towns. The Vegetation is green throughout your journey which simply describes why Uganda is referred to as a gifted by nature country. You are in the heart of Africa – Uganda. We provide drinking water throughout your drive -your safari guide is there to answer any question please feel free to ask anything regarding Wildlife safari. You will be in the park before 11am; you will right away start with a game drive to see the wildlife at Lake Mburo. On this morning game drive you will see animals like elands, buffaloes, zebras, and impalas along with great birds of different types, the surrounding savannah with its slopes and hills.  Transfer to your accommodation check in then lunch. A boat ride on Lake Mburo – a tranquil cruise along the lake, crocodiles, hippos, bush buck, various otters, birds overhead and in the jungle, a nice feeling on a lovely afternoon at the Lake with a cruise. Leisurely evening at your lodge dinner and of night in wilderness. Have a lovely night!

Dinner and overnight at Mantana safari Tents / Arcadia cottages / Rwonyo-FB

Day 2:  Lake Mburo Horseback riding and travel back to Kampala
This morning will start with African tea at your lodge. You then head for a game drive and horseback riding safari in the African Jingles for one hour before you travel back to Kampala. Lake Mburo is the only park in Uganda with horseback riding safari packages. The ride will take you through the African jungle and encounter antelopes, buffaloes, Zebras; at close range while sited at the back of a horse. You will later travel back to Kampala lunch on the way and a visit to the equator. Arrive in Kampala in late afternoon and transfer direct to the Airport to meet your outbound flight back home.

End of safari

Tour Inclusions:   

  • Meals
  • Bottled water
  • Private safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking guide
  • Accommodation
  • Park access fees
  • All activities detailed in the Itinerary


Tour Exclusions

  • Kampala hotel fees( the eve of the safari and the night after the safari),
  • Tips,
  • Laundry services,
  • Beverages/ drinks,
  • international flights,
  • Visas,
  • Items of a personal nature,
  • optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary