Mabamba Wetland & Lake Mburo National Park Safari - 3 Days

During this safari, you will participate in game drives & Boat Safari and visit Mabamba. Lake Mburo National Park is located in west of Kampala covering an area of about 370 square Kms and is the smallest of Uganda’s Savannah national parks. The park harbors 68 different species of mammals including Zebra, Impala, Eland, Topi & Buffaloes. Leopards, hyena & jackals are the predators that are present. Within the boundary of park from where it takes it’s name is the lake itself Lake Mburo.

Overview for 3-Days Mabamba Wetland & Lake Mburo National Park Safari

During this safari, you will participate in game drives & Boat Safari and visit Mabamba. Lake Mburo National Park is located in west of Kampala covering an area of about 370 square Kms and is the smallest of Uganda’s Savannah national parks. The park harbors 68 different species of mammals including Zebra, Impala, Eland, Topi & Buffaloes. Leopards, hyena & jackals are the predators that are present. Within the boundary of park from where it takes it’s name is the lake itself Lake Mburo.

Itinerary for 3-Days Mabamba Wetland & Lake Mburo National Park Safari

Day 1
To Mburo National Park for Afternoon Game Drive

On this day, you will have your breakfast and transfer to Lake Mburo National Park. Lake Mburo National Park is the smallest of Uganda’s savannah national parks. It is home to 350 bird species as well as zebra, impala, eland, buffalo, oribi, Defassa waterbuck, leopard, hippo, hyena, topi and reedbuck.

You will arrive at Lake Mburo National Park in the afternoon and have your lunch before going for your afternoon game drive where you will be assured of spotting Zebra, Buffalo, Impala, Warthog and Waterbuck. You may also encounter large herds of over 100 elands and the recently introduced Giraffes.

After your afternoon game drive, you will check in for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay at Eagle’s Nest Lodge. Eagle’s Nest Lodge is located on a high hill bordering Lake Mburo National Park, this tented camp has not only one of the best views in Uganda, it is also the ultimate African canvas experience.

Day 2
Game Drive & Boat Safari on Lake Mburo

On this day, your safari breakfast will be served before the day breaks so that you can start your morning game drive as the sun comes up. Sunrise is the best time for wildlife spotting as animals tend to be the most active during the “golden hours”, when the first rays of sunshine come to rest on the savannah. Zebras, elephants, buffalo and several species of antelope are some of the characters you may come across today.

You will return for your lunch in the afternoon & go for a 3-hours boat safari where you will come face to face with the flora and fauna of the lake. And along the bank, you will also see many animals that come to the water especially in the dry season. You will also see many hippos, crocodiles, antelopes, buffaloes, & over 3 types of otters that are found in the lake various bird species like; kingfishers, African Fish eagles, blue headed weavers, Herons, pelicans, the rare shoebill as well as the cormorants before returning to the lodge for dinner & overnight stay.

Day 3
Mabamba Wetland & Departure

On this day, you will enjoy your last sunrise & breakfast in this beautiful side of Uganda and go for a guided walk in nature at Mabamba Wetland in Uganda which is a prime wetland birding site famous for the Shoebill stork.

After your guided walk in nature, your guide will drive you across the beautiful sceneries back to Entebbe and drop you off at Entebbe International Airport 3 hours before your departure time. Please make sure your flight departure is after 4 pm at the very earliest. For flights departing before 4 pm you will need an extra night in Entebbe, which we can help arrange for you at an additional cost.

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Inclusion in this Safari includes;

  • - Park fees (For non-residents)
  • - All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • - All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • - A professional driver/guide
  • - All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • - All Taxes/VAT
  • - Roundtrip airport transfer
  • - Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • - Drinking water (On all days)

Exclusion in this Safari includes;

  • - International flights (From/to home).
  • - Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour.
  • - Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • - Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • - Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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Who offers this safari?

– This tour is offered by Ecovic Tours & Travel Uganda.
– This operator reserves the right to change rates advertised on this website.
– If you request changes to this tour, the advertised rate will likely change.
– If an accommodation is fully booked, the operator will suggest a comparable alternative.
– The exact order, content and rate of this tour is subject to availability.

Price & Availability for this Safari;

Rates Per Person

Start dates
Solo1 room 2 people1 room 3 people2 rooms 4 people2 rooms 5 people3 rooms 6 people and above
Jan 20, 2021 – Dec 31, 2024 $965 $490 $445 $390 $370 $350

Accommodation during this safari includes;

Eagle’s Nest

Budget tented bush camp bordering Lake Mburo NP without fences.

Eagle’s Nest Lodge is located on a high hill bordering Lake Mburo National Park, this tented camp has not only one of the best views in Uganda, it is also the ultimate African canvas experience.

Please note: Get in touch for a similar safari on mid-range or up-market accommodation basis.

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Mabamba Wetland & Lake Mburo National Park Safari
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