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3 Days Uganda Fishing Safari in Lake Mburo

3 Days Uganda Fishing Safari in Lake Mburo - Sport Fishing Trp

The 3 days Uganda fishing safari takes you to Lake Mburo National Park the only park in Western Uganda with the Rothschild giraffes. Your fishing experience will be best conducted on Lake Mburo and this tour package also includes a stop visit at Uganda Equator crossing, game drive. You will spend 2 nights inclusive of meals in your preferred Uganda safari lodge.

Lake Mburo National Park is reachable about 4 hours on Kampala-Masaka-Mbarara route making it the most accessible Uganda safari park. It extends up to 260sq.kms, comprising largely of scenic savanna grassland, woodland with acacia and wetland system featuring 5 beautiful lakes Lake Mburo include.

On 3 days fishing safari in Lake Mburo, you will challenge yourself with heavy tilapia at Mazinga Landing Site. Lake Mburo is well-known for its 6 different fish species but park is entirely endowed with hundreds of impalas, bushbucks, Burchell’s zebras, elands, Rothschild giraffes, birds, topis, lions, warthogs and many more. Your trip will begin and end in Kampala/Entebbe.

Brief itinerary of your 3 days Uganda fishing safari in Lake Mburo

Day 1: Drive to Lake Mburo National Park

Day 2: Sport fishing on Lake Mburo

Day 3: Morning game drive and return to Kampala/Entebbe

sport fishing - 3 Days Fishing Safari in Lake Mburo

Detailed itinerary of your 3 days Uganda fishing safari in Lake Mburo 

Day 1: Drive to Lake Mburo National Park

After your enjoyable cup of tea or coffee at a hotel in Kampala/Entebbe, set out to Lake Mburo National Park in western Uganda. The 260sq.kms safari park is accessible about 4 hours’ drive from Kampala through Masaka-Mbarara city route.

En-route, Uganda equator crossing at Kayabwe will be your stop point and after you will proceed to Lake Mburo National Park. You will have lunch at the lodge and later, join other visitors for the afternoon boat/launch cruise on Lake Mburo starting at Rwonyo jetty.

Your boat trip offers you a great opportunity to enjoy remarkable view of hippos, crocodiles and water birds including the African fin foot, shoebill stork, fish eagle and others. Return to the lodge to relax, dine and have a night stay.

Accommodation in Lake Mburo National Park

  • Luxury: Mihingo Safari Lodge
  • Mid-range: Arcadia Cottages Mburo
  • Budget: Eagles Nest/Wild Camping

Day 2: Sport fishing on Lake Mburo

Enjoy your breakfast and after, embark on your long day fishing safari experience at Mazinga Landing Site on Lake Mburo. This scenic lake is a home to 6 distinct fish species including tilapia, lung fish, mud fish and many more. Interested anglers on Uganda safari to Lake Mburo National Park are advised to come with their own equipment and a valid fishing permit. Return to the Uganda safari lodge to relax, have dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation in Lake Mburo National Park

  • Luxury: Mihingo Safari Lodge
  • Mid-range: Arcadia Cottages Mburo
  • Budget: Eagles Nest/Wild Camping

Day 3: Morning game drive and return to Kampala/Entebbe

wildlife at 3 days fishing safari in Lake MburoAfter breakfast, embark on a morning game drive via the magical savannas of Lake Mburo National Park. In your 4×4 Safari Van/Land Cruiser with pop-up roof, expect to enjoy amazing view of wildlife species including cape buffaloes, warthogs, water bucks, Burchell’s zebras, topis, lions, leopards, Rothschild giraffes, impalas, birds to mention but a few.

Return to your Uganda safari lodge after 3-4 hours game viewing experience, check out and then drive back to Kampala/Entebbe. This will mark to end of your 3 days fishing safari in Lake Mburo.

This is the 3 days Uganda fishing safari in Lake Mburo.

3 Days Uganda Fishing safari includes

  • Fishing permit
  • Boat cruise
  • Game drive
  • Park entrance fees
  • Travel in 4×4 Safari Van/4×4 Uganda Safari Land Cruiser with pop-up
  • 2 nights and meals
  • English-speaking driver guide
  • Activities in the itinerary except the optional ones
  • Bottled water on safari

Your safari excludes

  • Visas
  • Tips
  • Other drinks
  • Airfares
  • Optional activities
  • Cigarettes
  • Hotel fees in Kampala/Entebbe after the trip
  • Telephone bills