2 Days Lake Mburo Wildlife and Adventure

Tour Overview

2 Days Lake Mburo Wildlife and Adventure; This Uganda wildlife safari is suitable for travelers looking for a somewhat short road trip, a wildlife tour taking them not so far from the main city of Kampala or towns like Mbarara. The 2 Days wildlife and adventure safari takes you to Lake Mburo national park which is the nearest wildlife destination from Kampala and Entebbe in Uganda. The little savannah wildlife reserve boasts huge herds of antelopes and zebras and a thriving population of giraffes. Spotting these wild animals is almost a guarantee. Get a chance to explore the park on a bike and get closer to the calm and lovely Rothschild giraffes and Burchell’s zebras.

Highlights of the safari

  • Equator experience at Kayabwe
  • Boat cruise along Lake Mburo
  • Evening game drive
  • Cycling around the park

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Lake Mburo National park

Meet your safari driver in Kampala or Entebbe and once you get done with breakfast, you will set off for the road trip. Stop over at Kayabwe for a moment of photos at the equator monument and water experience at this point. Continue with the journey through Mbarara, enter the park and first have lunch at the lodge. Thereafter head to the jetty and board the boat for the launch cruise. The 2 hours boat cruise offers spectacular views of Lake Mburo, wildlife around the lake including hippos and crocodiles plus a variety of bird species with a chance to spot the shoebill stork at the wetland section of the waterbody.

After the boat cruise, go for an evening game drive and later on retire to your lodge.

Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Meal plan: Lunch and dinner

Day 2: Cycling and return to Kampala

While early grazers are up for breakfast, you will also rise up and take a cup of coffee at your lodge. Then head to the starting point for cycling where you will meet your ranger guide who ensures that you are safe during the adventure. Cycling in Lake Mburo will give you a chance to have clear views of wildlife at any angle you wish to turn, then get close to the animals and take the best shots of photos making a memorable safari.

You will get to the hilly landscapes and enjoy the spectacular views of the park and the surrounding distant areas. Thereafter, return to the lodge, meet your safari driver, and drive out of the park to Kampala. You will have an en-route lunch and arrive in Kampala in the late afternoon or in the evening.

Optional activity of cycling is horseback riding or guided nature walk

Meal plan: breakfast & lunch 

End of tour

Tour includes;

  • Transport in 4X4 safari vehicle
  • Professional & experienced safari driver
  • Park entrance fees
  • Accommodation at the park and meals
  • Drinking water
  • Activities as per itinerary

Package excludes;

  • Alcoholic drinks and cigar
  • Extra meals
  • Visa and air ticket
  • Tips and gratuity


Why Dolphin Tours & Travel

Dolphin Tours and Travel is a seasoned Uganda-based Tour Company, providing some of the most life-changing safari memories to visitors in East Africa (especially Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania).

Uganda Wildlife Authority