2 Days Lake Mburo Photographic Safari

Lake Mburo National Park is conveniently close to the highway that connects Kampala to the parks of western Uganda. The park is underlain by ancient Precambrian metamorphic rocks which date back more than 500 million years. The park is home to over 350 bird species and has the biggest concentration of zebras, impala, and eland in Uganda. Other animals are: buffalo, oribi, defassa waterbuck, leopard, hippo, hyena, topi and reedbuck. Its an ideal destination for wildlife, landscape and cultural photographers limited to time to capture a sample of Uganda.

per adult from

$2,113

NZD

Duration

2 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • 1x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • 2x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • Private transportation
    • Entry/Admission - Lake Mburo National Park
    • Entry/Admission - Uganda Equator
    What's excluded :

    • Day 1: Kampala to Lake Mburo National Park.

      Stop At: Lake Mburo National Park, Mbarara Uganda
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      Lake Mburo is Uganda’s smallest savanna National Park.
      The park is home to over 350 bird species and has the biggest concentration of zebras, impala, and eland in Uganda. Other animals are: buffalo, oribi, defassa waterbuck, leopard, hippo, hyena, topi and reedbuck.
      The Uganda Equator crossing where you will have your first stop
      to take pictures and do some experiments to prove that indeed this is center of planet earth.


      Duration: 1 day

      Stop At: Uganda Equator, Masaka Road, Kayabwe Uganda
      You will have a stopover at the Uganda Equator crossing where you will take pictures and do some experiments to prove that indeed this is center of planet earth.
      Duration: 30 minutes

      Stop At: Lake Mburo National Park, Mbarara Uganda
      Boat Cruise
      Lake Mburo is well-to-do with a variety of animal and plant species which can only be seen clearly if you take a boat trip. The Hippopotamuses, crocodiles and birds like Pelicans, Heron, Fish Eagle, Black Crake, African Fin foot and Cormorants can be sighted on a during a boat cruise.
      Prepare to take stunning sunset pictures over the lake if it’s not cloudy. At night, get out your camera and tripod and watch the stars in the sky.

      Duration: 3 hours

      Meals included:
      • Lunch
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Over night at Mihingo Lodge ( Luxury)
      Rwakobo Rock ( midrange)

      Day 2: Morning Game Drive and return to Kampala

      Stop At: Lake Mburo National Park, Mbarara Uganda
      After breakfast, you drive the park to get a ranger who will guide you through a game drive. The network of game tracks in the east of the park passes a variety of landscape features; acacia woodland, wetlands, grassy hillsides, rock outcrops and seasonally flooded valley floors. Early morning and late afternoon are the best times to roam the park in search of wildlife. Commonly sighted are warthog, topi, impala, duiker, bushbuck, waterbuck, zebra, the shy eland and a variety of birds.
      After lunch and short relaxation, do a nature walk under the guidance of a Uganda Wildlife Authority ranger. This activity is suitable for those who would like to stretch their legs and view wildlife on foot. At the moment, it’s only in Lake Mburo where you can do safari on foot. You will get an opportunity to see what you could have seen on any game drive except that this time around you will do it on foot. The walk will give you an opportunity to do macro photography of insects, butterflies and plants.

      Duration: 3 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Lunch
      No accommodation included on this day.
    • Departure Point :
      Traveler pickup is offered
      You arrive at Entebbe International Airport and a representative from Snap Uganda Tours will meet you and drive you to your hotel. Please feel free to ask questions about Uganda along the way We can also pick you from your place of residence.Airports
      • Entebbe Airport, Entebbe Uganda
      Return Detail :
      -
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Near public transportation
      • Infants must sit on laps
      • Infant seats available
      • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
      • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
      • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

    Language

    English - Guide

    Age Req.

    -

    Fitness Req.

    None

    Group Size

    4

    Organised by Snap Uganda Tours

    Activity ID: V-180335P2

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