Lake Mburo is one of the smallest National Parks in Uganda and the closest park from Kampala; the capital city of Uganda of all the 10 parks in Uganda where tourists in Uganda can go for a 1 day short Uganda wildlife safari.
Lake Mburo National Park Uganda is home to thousands of Burchell’s Zebras and 4 lakes within the Park that attract hippos and crocodiles. For the birding enthusiasts, this park is close to paradise. Lake Mburo National Park Uganda is the only place in Uganda that supports massive herds of “impalas”. This where Uganda’s capital city derives its name “Kampala”. Other animals to encounter during the one short Uganda wildlife safari to Lake Mburo National Park include; antelopes easily seen are topi, bushbuck, common duiker, oribi, Defassa waterbuck and Bofor reedbuck. Buffalos, warthogs, bush-pigs and hippopotamus and many others.
1-day Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari tour
After breakfast, depart from you hotel/lodge at 6am to start your journey to Lake Mburo National Park for your 1-day short wildlife safari Uganda. It will be a short drive for about 4 hours from Kampala through several small towns and villages enjoying the beautiful greenery displayed everywhere hence christening Uganda an ever-green country and the “Pearl of Africa”.
On your way to Lake Mburo National Park Uganda, your first stop over will be at the equator in Kayabwe where you will take Photographs and have the exciting polar water experiment.
After the equator, you will transfer to Lake Mburo National Park and drive to the park headquarters for check in. You will then go for a game drive that takes a duration of about 3 hours. During your game drive, you will have wonderful views of several wildlife that habit the park and these include; Impalas, Burchell’s zebras, antelopes, topi, Bushbuck, common duiker, Buffalos, to mention but a few.
After the game drive, you will have lunch at one of the lodges in the park as you prepare for your boat cruise along the lake. During the boat cruise, you have many chances to sightseeing animals like the hippos, topis, crocodiles, buffaloes and many other birds along the shores of the lake. This is a two hours amazing experience.
End of your Uganda wildlife safari