3 days trip to Lake Mburo national park

SUMMARY

Lake Mburo National Park is one of Uganda’s most accessible and charming parks, with its glittering lake, undulating, sweeping views and unique cultural context. It is located along western highway Masaka and Mbarara districts. This 3 days safari trip gives you a chance of going through Uganda in the western part where another opportunity is granted to spot the different birds & animal species: Zebras, Giraffes, Buffaloes, Elands & different antelopes. It can also give that experience no matter what your fitness level to the active adventurer.

HIGHLIGHTS                                                                                            

  • Stop over to the Equator & Royal drum makers
  • Game drives & Game viewing
  • Boat cruise
  • Visit to the Eclipse monument & Museum in Mbarara

 TRAVEL SCHEDULE

DAY 1: Travel to Lake Mburo

DAY 2: Game drive and launch cruise

DAY 3: Visit the monument, museum and transfer to Kampala

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Travel to Lake Mburo.

Depart from Entebbe to Kampala for your road trip to Lake Mburo. We shall make a stopover at the Drum making Village to meet and interact with the drum makers, then at the Uganda Equator line for photography and refreshment break. Continue with our journey to L. Mburo national park via the Nshara gate & on entering we shall sight the different amazing animal species; Zebras, Elands, Warthogs & many more. Lunch shall be served at the lodge and later in the afternoon we shall drive down to the lake for an hour of great sightseeing of the hippos, crocodiles, lots of different bird species & more. Dinner at the lodge & overnight

MEAL PLAN: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

ACCOMODATION: Mihingo Lodge (Luxury) Rwakobo (Mid-range) Rwonyo Rest Camp (Budget)                                   

Day 2: Game drive and launch cruise

After morning breakfast, you will have a game drive through the trails for a game viewing of different animal species heading to their feeding grounds and the lake for water. After we shall go back to the lodge for lunch as we prepare for a boat cruise in the afternoon, here you will have a chance to sight stunning wildlife and birdlife both in the lake and at the water banks.  After we shall go back to the lodge for dinner and overnight

MEAL PLAN: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

ACCOMODATION: Mihingo Lodge (Luxury) Rwakobo (Mid-range) Rwonyo Rest Camp (Budget)               

Day 3: Visit the monument, museum and transfer to Kampala

After breakfast in the morning, we shall check out of the lodge and embark on our journey to the Eclipse monument with some interesting history of the most powerful kingdoms in the Ankole region and also continue to the museum to sight the cultural & heritage attractions. Lunch shall be in Mbarara town and later continue to Kampala to your residence/lodge.

Departure from Entebbe depending on the departure flight scheduled.

End of Safari

Tour includes

  • Ground transport
  • Bottled water
  • Meal as per itinerary
  • Boat fees
  • Entrance fees
  • Service of an English-speaking bird guide
  • All mentioned activities except for the optional ones

Tour excludes

  • International flights
  • Visas
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses: alcohol, laundry services and souvenirs
  • Tips