1 Day Lake Mburo Safari – Lake Mburo National Park Wildlife Tour
This 1 day Lake Mburo safari, takes you to one of Uganda’s smallest National parks which is Lake Mburo National Park. The park is located in Kiruhura District in the Western Region of Uganda and its about 30 kilometres (19 mi), by road, east of Mbarara, the largest city in the sub-region. This location is approximately 240 kilometres (150 mi), by road, west of Kampala, Uganda’s capital and largest city. The coordinates of the park are 00 36S, 30 57E
Lake Mburo NPK Estabulishment:
Lake Mburo national park was gazetted in 1933 as a protected hunting ground and up graded into a national park in 1983 to encourage the conservation of both vegetation as well as wildlife. Being a home to 5 lakes, these lakes act as habitats to many animal species especially the crocodiles and hippos and other animals are always found at the shores as well as birds.
1 Day Lake Mburo Safari Tour Itinerary
1 Day Lake Mburo safari, is topped up with a pick up from your residence [Home,lodge or Hotel] by our safari guide/driver after your morning breakfast. And you will be transferred to Lake Mburo National Park, key to note its among the smallest National parks in Uganda. On your arrival, we check-in into the park and begin our game drive right away as it takes about 3 hours. While enjoying our drive, you will have wonderful views of many wildlife species including; the newly introduced Giraffes, Mpalas, Zebras, Buffaloes, Leopards, Topis and many different bird species. After lunch at any lodge with in the park, we prepare for an afternoon boat cruise on the lake Mburo. While on the boat cruise there are bigger chances of seeing different animal species including; the Hippos, Topis, Zebras Crocodiles, Buffaloes and many other water birds along the shores of the lake.
After the boat cruise, you shall leave the park and proceed back to Kampala/Entebbe or to your residence, it will be a great drive as there will be a stopover at the equator and here you will have a chance to take some photos and the polar water experiments. Another stop will be at the local place where drums are made commonly known as Mpambiire Village, then continue with your journey arriving Kampala in the late evening.
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