Lake Mburo National Park in Uganda

Lake Mburo National park is amazingly the closest national park to Kampala, it also doubles as the smallest national park. Situated between Masaka and Mbarara district taking approximately 4 hours’ drive time to arrive. The park covers an area of 370km² including the lakes ( 5 lakes).  Lake Mburo is endowed with several wildlife species to mention recently translocated giraffes,  buffaloes, elands, waters bucks, antelopes, zebras, oribis, topis, warthogs as you take a boat cruise on Lake Mburo you will be in a position to observe,  hippos and crocodiles.  In addition, the park also is home a wide ray of birds amounting to 350 species some of which include water birds, forest, and savanna birds.