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Mburo has big herds of zebra, impala, eland and other ungulates. Other mammals found in the park include oribi and Bohor reedbuck.

The area forms part of a 50km-long wetland system, and has up to 70 mammal species and good populations of plains game.

There’s a good range of birds, and African finfoot and papyrus bushshrike are sighted on a regular basis. The Lake is also home to shoebills, although they are rarely seen.

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Key info

  • Ideal for viewing: African finfoot, bohor reedbuck, Burchell’s zebra, defassa waterbuck, eland
  • Where: Kiruhura District, Uganda

Wildlife trips

This wildlife location is featured in the following itinerary:

Uganda’s Great Apes

Get to know Uganda’s primates - man’s closest relatives - in the company of renowned guide Harriet Kemigisha. Trek the forested mountainous slopes of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest to encounter mountain gorillas face-to-face and watch the antics of playful chimpanzees in the enchanting Kibale Forest.

  • When to go: Sep-Oct
  • Duration inc. flights: 13 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £6,695 pp
  • Trip type: Group tour
Suggested accommodation is shown below. Please contact us for further recommendations.

Mihingo Lodge

This exclusive retreat beside Lake Mburo National Park consists of ten spacious tented rooms on wooden platforms with thatched roofs, all with exceptional views. An infinity pool overlooks the valley below where buffalo, eland, impala, warthogs, bush buck and zebra can be seen at the waterhole.