A 1-day Lake Mburo tour leads you to Uganda’s smallest Savannah game park (Lake Mburo National Park), which is located in the southwestern part of the country but strategically close to the highway that connects Kampala to western Uganda. The park has a diversity of attractions, such as 320 bird species, beautiful metamorphic rock outcrops, and wildlife such as zebra, impala, eland, buffalo, oribi, waterbuck, topi, and the recently translocated giraffes, which have provided fresh diversity to the animal population. On your return to Kampala, you will have a stopover at the Uganda Equator for refreshing up.
Highlights for a 1-day Mburo tour and Uganda Equator
- Guided game viewing Lake Mburo National Park
- Great boat ride on Lake Mburo
- Travel in a customized 4WD safari vehicle
- Service of English-speaking driver or guide
- Stopover at Uganda Equator
- Airport transfers
Detailed itinerary for Mburo safari and Uganda Equator
The driver/guide will pick you up at 6:30 am, and after a short briefing about the day’s activities, you will embark on the 3 and a half-hour drive to Lake Mburo National Park. You will have a brief stopover at the Uganda Equator for great pictures and a cup of coffee, and you will then proceed to the National Park. On arrival, go directly to the amazing game drive, where you will get to view the different types of wildlife and birds. After the two-hour game drive, go for lunch at Rwakobo Rock.
After having your lunch, proceed to the lake for the afternoon boat ride, where you will get a chance to view the water species such as crocodiles and birds like the bare-faced goaway and the grey-crowned crane along the shores of the lake. After the boat ride, you will have one last game drive as you exit the park and start your journey back to Kampala city. Drop off at your desired destination. End of your safari.
1-day Lake Mburo safari and Uganda Equator include:
- Airport pickup and drop-off
- Pure bottled drinking water
- Private safari vehicle
- Services of an English-speaking driver or guide
- Park access fees
- All activities indicated in the itinerary.
- Boat riding on Lake Mburo
However, 1-day Lake Mburo and Uganda Equator exclude:
- Uganda visa
- Luxury drinks
- Tips for a local guide
- Telephone fees
- Personal insurance and shopping