With exciting short Uganda wildlife safari adventures, the 370-sq-km Lake Mburo National Park Uganda is an increasingly common stop park for many travelers on Uganda safaris more so those interested in Uganda wildlife safaris. Lake Mburo National Park is the only place in southern Uganda to see zebras and the only park in the country with impalas, slender mongoose and giant bush rats. During a game drive in the park, you can sight animals like hyenas, leopards, topis, elands and recently reintroduced Rothschild’s giraffes. The park is also home to over 325-bird species including martial eagles and red-faced barbets in the acacia-wooded savannah, and papyrus yellow warblers and African finfoots in the wetlands.
Why sit in a safari vehicle for a game drive when you can get close to the wildlife in this park on just two wheels. Let us include a bike safari Uganda so you get out of your safari vehicle and get lost into nature yourself.
Lake Mburo National Park offers many exciting Uganda safari activities including horse riding safaris, Uganda cycling safaris, quad biking safaris, nature walks, Uganda birding safaris, and many more.
Cycling safaris in Lake Mburo National Park
Lake Mburo National Park is one of the few National Parks where cyclists are allowed to ride their bikes almost everywhere in the park because there are no animals’ dangerous animals such as lions, elephants that could destruct you however there are plenty of potentially dangerous buffaloes but you are guided by the park rangers so it’s a good idea to keep an eye open while biking through the park.
If you don’t feel like spending any more time in a car and you’re are not too comfortable on a horse, Lake Mburo National Park offers guided adventurous cycling safaris ranging from an hour to as long as you want. As part of your adventure, grab a bike, explore the sandy tracks and ride among the antelopes, zebras, buffaloes in the flat areas of the park. The park has a wide variety of cycling routes ranging from short flat trails to longer hilly rides depending on your preference. The tracks are suitable for a gentle family ride out taking in the wildlife all around but there is plenty for the more extreme riders to explore.
After riding in Lake Mburo National Park, don’t hesitate to add another safari activity in your itinerary like a gorilla trekking safari Uganda, chimpanzee trekking safari Uganda, a Kampala city tour, a Uganda wildlife safari in other National Parks, Uganda birding safari, golden monkey trekking Uganda, a Jinja city tour and many more.