Nestled within the breathtaking Lake Mburo National Park, Mburo Safari Lodge is a luxurious and eco-friendly haven. Our lodge is designed to harmonize with the natural environment, offering an eco-conscious retreat that ensures your utmost comfort, convenience, and delight.
Each of our cottages is perched on a wooden platform and adorned with a grass-thatched roof, blending seamlessly with the pristine surroundings. Relax on your private balcony, where you might spot Lake Mburo’s remarkable wildlife.
The spacious luxury cottages feature clean, private bathrooms with hot showers and flushing toilets. Rest easy on king-sized beds draped with mosquito nets, guaranteeing you a peaceful night’s sleep.
Lake Mburo National Park welcomes all visitors to explore its wonders through guided nature walking safaris. Accompanied by an armed park ranger guide, these walks, starting from Rwonyo, the park center, lead you to the salt lick, one of the park’s prime spots for observing diverse wildlife.
Lake Mburo boasts an impressive array of wildlife, with 68 mammal species and 350 bird species concentrated within its boundaries. Witness the growing giraffe family and thriving hippo population, and you might be pleasantly surprised by the abundance of wildlife in this compact park. Don’t miss the optional boat ride, a fantastic opportunity to spot crocodiles and indulge in prime birdwatching from the water. Please note that while we do not have a safari vehicle onsite, we can assist you in arranging transportation if you don’t have your own vehicle; this is subject to availability.
Lake Mburo stands as one of the top destinations for nocturnal wildlife encounters, offering glimpses of elusive creatures such as leopards, porcupines, white-tailed mongooses, and the symphony of sounds produced by hyenas, zebras, buffalos, and bush babies.
Lake Mburo National Park uniquely offers the opportunity to view wildlife while riding a horse, setting it apart from other national parks in Uganda. Conducted at Mihingo Lodge under the guidance of trained staff and park rangers, these horseback rides last from 1 to 3 hours, allowing you to explore the captivating savannah while admiring the wild game.
Fishing is another exciting tourism activity available at Lake Mburo. The lake is home to six fish species, with tilapia being the most commonly caught. Other species include catfish, lungfish, tiger fish, Angara fish, and barbell. Mazinga is the primary fishing spot at Lake Mburo. For tourists interested in a fishing safari, bringing your own equipment and obtaining access permits from Uganda Wildlife Authority is a must.
A boat cruise is an essential activity to experience in Lake Mburo National Park. This scenic adventure guarantees awe-inspiring views of the park’s exquisite flora and fauna. Encounter wildlife like crocodiles, hippos, and a diverse range of bird species, including African fish eagles, pelicans, kingfishers, herons, cormorants, rare African finfoot, and hammerkops. During the dry seasons, you might even witness buffaloes and antelopes frequenting the water areas.
Lake Mburo National Park offers rewarding birdwatching experiences. A boat cruise on the lake promises captivating views of the park’s diverse flora and fauna, along with wildlife like crocodiles, hippos, and bird species such as African fish eagles, pelicans, kingfishers, herons, cormorants, rare shoebills, and hammerkops. It’s worth noting that during the dry seasons, some wildlife species also inhabit the water areas, including buffaloes and antelopes.
For a unique adventure, embark on bicycle tours around the park. These rides offer a distinctive way to explore the park and its surroundings. Bicycle tours within the park typically last a maximum of 1 hour and guarantee sightings of zebras, elands, buffaloes, antelopes, bush bucks, and more. Expertly guided by Uganda Wildlife Authority rangers, these bike rides take you to specific areas for the best wildlife viewing. While the terrain may present some challenges, with hilly and sloping sections, the bike trails promise an incredible experience.
To book your stay at Mburo Safari Lodge and explore the diverse activities awaiting you in Lake Mburo National Park, contact Trek Africa Expeditions. Your unforgettable adventure in this remarkable Ugandan park is just a message away!