Rwakobo rock safari lodge is a beautiful lodge found in Lake Mburo National Park, the lodge has private thatched cottages, with solar lighting, flush toilets and solar heated showers, which blend into the natural landscape. The cottages celebrate the natural lines of the surrounding wilderness which provide guests with real comfort and luxury. Rwakobo Rock is a mid-range and budget lodge choice for travelers to Lake Mburo National Park.
The full board rate is $130 per person (based on two people sharing) in a double room. There are discounts for residents and citizens of East Africa. The lodge also has en-suite safari tents at $85 per person, based on 2 people sharing in a double/Twin
Rwakobo rock safari lodge has private cottages and self-contained rooms in Hornbill House. This beautiful thatch building has 5 bedrooms each with their own en-suite and verandas. Hornbill House’s rooms are $85 per person with full board (based on two people sharing). The cottages are dotted around the hill taking advantage of rocky ledges and secluded corners. The safety, hygiene and dedicated to the specific needs of our guests, providing a unique and authentic experience.
With the flexibility of game drives in Lake Mburo National Park, you have the option to embark on them during the morning, mid-morning, afternoon, and even in the evening. This provides you with the convenience to explore and spot wildlife as soon as you arrive at the park. However, for the optimal experience, it is highly recommended to schedule your game drives during the early morning and late evening hours. This timeframe offers the best opportunity to encounter a diverse range of savannah animals and birds. This timeframe provides the best opportunity to encounter a diverse range of savannah animals and birds, including Giraffes, Zebras, Elands, Topis, and Impalas, among others.
A night Game drives in Lake Mburo National Park are legal and have an extra charge which gives you a chance to see nocturnal animals such as bush babys, pottos and depending on luck a leopard though this is very rear.
Embark on a captivating two-hour voyage on Lake Mburo within the park, offering you a unique opportunity to observe crocodiles, hippos, and a diverse array of water-dwelling creatures, along with a variety of bird species. You have the option to choose between a morning or afternoon boat cruise. The cruise experience is priced at $30 per person, and payments are made directly to the Uganda wildlife Authority.
A Walking Safari in Lake Mburo gives you an opportunity to spend time with Savannah animals in this park up-close giving you a great experience like no other great opportunity for photographs and learning about these animals. You will have a guided walk with the ranger through the trails in the Park.
Lake Mburo National Park has about 332 species of birds making it one of the great places to go for birding in Uganda, the bird list of this park contains papyrus and acacia species which include the papyrus gonelek, papyrus yellow warbler, white-winged warbler and the shoebill stork. Book your birding trip while staying at Rwakobo Rock safari lodge.
Mihingo Lodge operates horseback safaris in Lake Mburo National Park, providing an excellent opportunity to get up close to wildlife. However for this activity you will need to book in advance contact us here given the fact it sells out very quickly.
Located between the towns of Masaka and Mbarara, Lake Mburo National Park is easily accessible by road. Situated near the main southwestern route connecting Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, the journey covers approximately 228 kilometers and takes around 3-4 hours each way. To enter the park, you can use various main gates, such as Kyanyanshara Gate leading to Mihingo Lodge, Akagate Gate, and Sanga Gate, which takes you to Rwakobo Rock Lodge. Clear signposts from Uganda Wildlife Authority guide the way. Additionally, flying from Entebbe International Airport to Mbarara is another convenient option.
Rwakobo Rock Lodge is currently open for guests, and Lake Mburo National Park has also resumed its operations to welcome tourists. The lodge is strictly adhering to the new Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) set forth by the Uganda Tourism Board. These guidelines were meticulously crafted by various prominent stakeholders in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism. For detailed information on how hotel operations and traveler activities are being conducted, you can refer to this [Link]. This collective effort ensures a safe and enjoyable experience for all visitors. https://utb.go.ug/sites/default/files/PROTOCOL%20on%20Hotel%20Operations%20in%20the%20%20COVID19.pdf
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