Visit the nearest National park from Kampala for the best timely Game drives, Nature walks, Bird watching, Boat cruise at lake Mburo and other activities. its a diversified national park with a lot of interesting activities. the safari can be done in 1,2,3——any number of days.
The park is only 370km and the smallest of Uganda’s Savannah national parks. Its mosaic habitat: dry hillside, rocky outcrops, bushes, thickets, open and wooded Savannah’s, forests, lakes and swamps are home to a surprising diversity of plants and animals.
Lake Mburo National Park contains an extensive area of wetland and harbors several species of mammals including Zebras, impalas, elands, topi and buffaloes.The bird population includes the rare shoe-bill stork, it’s sculptured landscape with rolling grassy hills and idyllic lake shores has a varied mosaic of habitats: forest galleries, rich acacia tree valleys, seasonal, and permanent swamps which all support a wealth of wildlife.
Activities that can be done in L. Mburo National park
The park consists of about 68 mammal species making it one of famous destination for game viewers. it commonly consists of herbivorous animals like zebras, buffaloes,impalas, antelopes, among others and their predators like hyenas, leopards among others.
Birding /Bird watching
This is one of the famous bird watching safari destination in Uganda. Mburo has amazing and colorful bird species of about 315 species including the rare ones like shoe bill stork,chested Wattled, and many Acacia bird species
Boat cruise on L. Mburo
Lake Mburo is within the park creating easy access to cruise along the lake and venture both the aquatic and on land creatures that cannot be seen when breeding or mating but visit the shores for water. Animals like crocodile, hippopotamus and birds like fishing eagles among others cannot be missed.
Nature walks, fishing cultural walks among other activities can be done depending on the number of days planned to spend there