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, Kampala or towns like Mbarara. The 2 Days wildlife and adventure safari takes you to Lake Mburo national park , the nearest national park from Kampala and Entebbe in Uganda. The little savannah wildlife reserve boasts huge herds of antelopes and zebras plus a thriving population of giraffes. Spotting these wild animals is almost a guarantee. The park offers a chance to explore wildlife 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
- The Boat cruise on Lake Mburo
- An Evening game drive
- Cycling around the park
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 photography moment at the equator monument and water experience. Continue with the journey through Mbarara, and have an enroute lunch, and thereafter head to the jetty to board the boat for the launch cruise. It is a 2 hours boat cruise offering 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, you will go for an evening game drive and later on retire to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Meal plan: Lunch and dinner
Day 2: Cycling and return to Kampala
While early grazers are up for breakfast, you will also rise and take a cup of coffee. Then head to the starting point for the day’s activity, 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 get close to wildlife, have clear views, and take the best shots of the giraffes, zebras and antelopes such as the eland and many others.
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 guide, and drive out of the park to Kampala. You will have an en-route lunch and arrive in Kampala in the late afternoon or evening.
Optional activity of cycling is horseback riding or guided nature walk
Meal plan: breakfast & lunch
End of tour
- Transport in 4X4 safari vehicle
- Professional & experienced safari driver
- Park entrance fees
- Accommodation at the park and meals
- Drinking water
- Activities as per itinerary
- Alcoholic drinks and cigar
- Extra meals
- Visa and air ticket
- Tips and gratuity