This 2 days lake mburo safari tour takes you to Lake Mburo national park which is the smallest of Uganda’s Savannah parks. The park is located in two districts that are Mbarara and Kiluhura in western part of Uganda. The park is home to hundreds of bird species and variety of animals. Some of the animals found in the lake mburo national park include buffaloes, zebras, hippos, crocodiles, antelopes and elephants to list the few.
Day 1: transfer to Lake Mburo
Jewel Safaris professional driver/guide will pick you from the hotel after your morning breakfast. He will introduce himself to you and brief you about the trip before setting off to Lake Mburo national park. He will drive to the western part of Uganda passing Masaka town. You will have first stopover at the Drum maker’s village for some observation on how the local drums are made and for some refreshment.
The driver will proceed with the drive to Lake Mburo national park you will spot animals like zebras, elands, buffaloes, warthogs to list the few, as you’re heading to the lodge. Lunch will be at Mihingo lodge, after lunch rest for some few hours and then embark on an evening boat ride. You will spot different animals during boat ride because others drop by the shore of the lake to drink water and others cooling themselves from heat of the hot African sun. Some animals to spot are hippos, crocodiles, topis, Fish eagles and a lot of bird species. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Mihingo lodge.
Day 2: Morning game drive and transfer to Kampala
Very early morning game drives through Lake Mburo national park before taking tea. Take photos, explore more and search for wildlife like the buffaloes, zebras, Topis, impalas, shy elands, and hippos to list the few. Return to the lodge for breakfast and checking-out, the driver will then drive through the park’s trials with another game drive and spotting wildlife. Proceed via Masaka –Kampala route and will stop at Masaka town for lunch and visiting Uganda equator for photo shots. Continue to Kampala where the driver will leave you at the hotel or transfer you to the airport to meet the flight. Thanks for using gorilla Cousin Company.
What is included?
Park entrance fees
Allowance for the driver
Accommodation and meals