Wildlife in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda

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Wildlife in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda2019-05-24T07:37:51+00:00

Wildlife in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda:

Wildlife in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda, Safari attractions in lake mburo park Positioned in the impressive Savannah landscapes in the traditional Ankole range lands where inhabitants minded less about wild meat, Lake Mburo National Park has good counts of wild life most of which incline to the antelope family. Lake Mburo National Park has populations of the famous Impala Antelope that are found nowhere else in Uganda.

The counts of Burchell’s zebra far higher than that of Kidepo National Park  and Pian Upe where these species only exist in Uganda also thrive in the park. The counts of other antelopes including Topis, Defassa water buck, bush buck, bohor reed buck thrive in the park.

The Eland which is the second largest antelope also exist in herds in the thicket environs of the park. It is also noted the Roan Antelope once thrived in the park before it faced extinction. The rock out crops that mark the park landscapes present a rich habitat for the Klipspringer While the swamp environments that interline the wetland system of five lakes favor the existence of Sitatunga Antelope.

Lake Mburo National Park also contains two species of diurnal primate species including vervet monkeys and Olive baboons. Predators like spotted hyena, leopard and serval cat also exist in the park. Counts of Nocturnal species including; hare, porcupine, Aardvack, white-tailed mongoose, honey badger, side – stripped jackal, bush pig, spotted hyena, serval cat, jenet cat, civet, thick – tailed Galago and black galago. The lions got extinct from the park in 1970s.

However, claims have been made about the presence of lions in the park for example in December 2008, three adults and two cubs were evidently seen in the park. The water environs of Lake Mburo contain hippo concentrations. Lake Mburo National Park is such impressive national park where walking safaris are allowed (exploring game on foot), horseback safari is available where wild game can be explored on a horse ride, game drive, quad biking and boat cruise exploring the aquatics.

Wildlife in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda:

Tourist Attractions in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda

Birds in Lake Mburo Park Uganda

Birds in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda
The Uganda safari tour destination of Lake Mburo National Park has a range of 315 bird species and is the best place to view acacia associated bird species. The diverse ecological landscapes presented by the park offer varied habitats that support a range of bird species. The forest environs that stretch from Rwonyo to the jetty present sightings READ MORE

Culture around Lake Mburo Park Uganda

Culture of the people in lake mburo national park
Located in the traditional rangelands of the Bahima Pastoralists who cherished the area for grazing their unique breed – the Ankole long horned cattle, Lake Mburo National Park has got rich cultural encounters both within and its environs. The geographical features inside the park like the ancient Precambrian rocks which date READ MORE

Safari activities in Lake Mburo Park Uganda

Birding in Lake Mburo Park Uganda

Birds in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda
The Uganda safari destination of Lake Mburo National Park with 315 species of birds has positioned its self as a rich birding destination in Uganda. The swamps of Warukiri and Miriti along the Rwonyo area and the forest of Rubanga present rich birding grounds READ MORE

Game drives in Lake Mburo Park Uganda

Wildlife in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda:
The savannah landscapes of Lake Mburo National Park contain a range of wild game and are ideal for game drives and wild game viewing. There are a range of tracks that are designed to enable you explore the park in detail. These include READ MORE

Horse riding in Lake Mburo Park Uganda

Horse riding in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda
Lake Mburo National Park which is among the parks usually encountered on Uganda safari tours is apparently the only National Park that offers horseback riding safari in Uganda. The horse back activity which is apparently arranged READ MORE

Nature walks in Lake Mburo Park Uganda

Nature walks in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda
Lake Mburo National Park is increasingly explored on foot. Walking safaris are increasingly gaining ground in park. In fact they are taking over game drive as an activity. The nature walks follow the set trails and the guests are always in company of a ranger guide READ MORE

Boat cruise on Lake Mburo Park

Boat cruise on Lake Mburo National
Lake Mburo of which the park derives its name from is positioned entirely within the national park boundaries. The lake has expansive calm waters overlooking an extensive swamp system that adjoins the adjacent lakes. Lake Mburo present the opportunity for boat cruse READ MORE

Quad Biking in Lake Mburo park

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Quad Biking in Lake Mburo National park
The quad biking is also another private tourist activity that is conducted in Lake Mburo National Park. Run by the Mantana Tented Camp, quad biking is one of the most exciting activities that can be allowed in the Uganda safari parks. This trilling experience and fantastic fun derives READ MORE

Cultural encounters around Lake Mburo Park

Culture of the people in lake mburo national park
The Banyankole community around Lake Mburo National Park have got rich heritage that can be encountered while on Uganda safaris. The cultural activities provide a ground for experiential tours allowing the tourists to immerse themselves with the community in their daily routine READ MORE

Sport fishing in Lake Mburo Park Uganda


There are only two National Parks in Uganda that have the provision for sport fishing encounter. Lake Mburo National Park and along Murchison Falls National Park have positioned themselves to tap the interests of travelling sport fishermen. READ MORE

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