Uganda, known as “the pearl of Africa”, is a well-known landlocked country in East Africa and is one of the best countries for tourism due to its rapidly growing economy and interesting formation story. It boasts a plethora of unique tourist destinations, each with its own set of attractions that provide unforgettable experiences, unlike any other place in the world.
Uganda is a country that boasts of its national parks, distinct features, landscapes, cultural heritage, and historical sites. Collectively, these define the beauty of the country. It is no wonder that former British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, famously dubbed Uganda “the pearl of Africa” after visiting its various destinations and attractions.
For first-time travelers to Uganda, it may be necessary to choose the places and activities you want to visit. Nonetheless, exploring various destinations of Uganda is an experience that you will not forget. Furthermore, Uganda’s nature is so captivating that it becomes a part of your life, leaving you with everlasting memories.
Our 3-day lake Mburo National Park & Jinja which is the source of Nile safaris comes to bring the best version of the African wild in a park in only a 4-hour drive from Kampala. Lake Mburo is home to many wildlife species that you won’t see anywhere else in Uganda. It is uniquely known for being home to the beautiful Impalas and is among the only three protected areas nationwide where you can witness the Burch ell’s zebra happens the other two are not easily accessible since they are in remote areas that are pain up and Kidepo forest reserve.
Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, one of our professional driver guides will be waiting to transfer you to Lake Mburo National Park located in the western part of Uganda. The journey to Lake Mburo National Park takes about 4 hours. As you travel across the fabulous rolling hills, breathtaking landscapes, and cultivated terraces, you will be treated to the best views. Additionally, you will make a stopover at Mpambire to watch how the locals make drums using the ancient ways, giving you a hint of the African touch.
You will proceed and make another stop-over at the Uganda equator line for photography
When you arrive at the lodge, you will participate and enjoy a game drive in the park and make a 1hour boat ride on Lake Mburo to see and explore the tremendous landscapes as you search for close encounters with the park’s crocodiles, Hippos, Bush bucks, Duikers, and various bird species on the lake.
After an early morning breakfast, you will set off for Jinja city to visit the source of the Nile, Africa’s longest river. As you check in your accommodation you will go for your day’s activity. Proceed to the real source of the Nile and see where the longest river originates. Explore the source of the Nile all day and return in the evening for your dinner, accommodation, and an overnight.
After an early morning breakfast, you will have a short drive through a historical city, and then go for white water rafting on the Nile. There you will transfer back to Kampala or Entebbe International Airport for your outbound flight and this will be the end of your Lake Mburo National Park and source of the Nile safari.
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