Kigambira Safari Lodge; Kigambira safari lodge is a beautiful safari accommodation with a unique amenities that are wanted by the guests and its location gives spectacular view of scenic nature as well as guests can be able to enjoy listening to sweet melodies of notable bird species. However, the lodge is a luxury eco lodge built in the southern side of Lake Mburo National Park Uganda, a smallest park among the Uganda’s National Park.
The lodge –Kigambira safari lodge lies between Lake Kigambira and the Rubaga forest the locations offering an ultimate base for the adventure travelers with a range of activities from game drives and boat trips on Lake Mburo to exhilarating hikes through the low canopied forest as well as looping trail around Lake Kigambira.
For its great view, the lodge act as a stopover for the guests travelling onwards to Bwindi or Queen Elizabeth National park and visitors choose to stop for simply unwind by the pool and enjoy the unappalled views of the lake.
Kigambira Safari Lodge Facility
Swimming pool; Along the pool you will be able to have an ideal spot to enjoy a lazy afternoon with a book reading and cocktail or to cool down on a hot day.
They have gift shop that gives you the perfect chance to buy locally crafted souvenirs and mementoes for your loved ones. The products provided are fair trade, ethically source and support various community based initiatives.
Free internet, parking services and friendly – welcoming staff.
The lodge has a beautiful restaurant with professional chefs who are good in preparing continental English breakfast with amazing tasty.
It also offers Eco Lodge –the shop that stocks variety eco-friendly items such as the toiletries available in all rooms.
Kigambira Safari Lodge offers over 12 tastefully decorated en-suite bandas and a guest are assured of the finest hospitality in an intimate setting.
The lodge has 2 family bandas offering the perfect set up for those with children a family re-union or even a group of friend.
They also have a honeymoon suite which is guaranteed to give newlyweds lifelong memories with extra care and detail to ensure your every whim in catered for.
The lodge also has 9 deluxe bandas offering double or twin accommodation options.
No matter which cottage of the lodge you choose to stay in while at Kigambira Safari Lodge, guests are assured of impressive view of Kigambira an expansive freshwater lake that sparkles with variety of notable birds and wildlife species . Note; All cottages are cozy, kept remarkably clean and adjacent to lush whistling acacia trees that attracts numerous birdlife species.
Generally ,Lake Mburo National Park a home to more than beautiful 350 birdlife species such as the unique shoebill ,Red faced Barbet ,African Finfoot ,Green hood hoopoe ,Brown chested wattled plover ,Tabora cisticola ,Papyrus yellow warbler ,Saddle billed stork , Grey snipe ,White Winged barber , Abyssinian ground hornbill ,White winged black tern , Common scimitar bill ,Long tailed cisticola ,Yellow breasted apalis , Ross’s turaco , White tailed pelican , Yellow billed duck ,Greater cormorant ,Pink backed pelican mentioned but few. The park also inhabits diversity of 68 mammal species such as Waterbuck, Huge herds of zebra, Oribis, Impala, Buffalo and elusive Leopard and Lion among others. The park is located in western region of Uganda approximately 3 to 4 hours’ drive from Kampala.
While on comfortable stay at Kigambira Safari Lodge you can enjoy variety of activities including nature walks, game drives and cultural experience, birding
The park is a paradise of over 350 species of birds recorded to Lake Mburo National Park is the best place in Uganda to watch acacia dwelling birds such as Greater cormorant, Pink backed pelican, African Finfoot, Green hood hoopoe among others.
This awe-inspiring experience which is best done in morning and even boat cruise which can be done on the Lake Mburo with excellent discovering of plenty of hippos and crocodiles among others, also gives perfect sighting of birds and buffaloes. While here, expect to mesmerizing sunset, prepare to be blown away.
There are three session of game drive adventure in the lake Mburo’s open savannah and you will have great chances of spotting the largest zebra population in Uganda, waterbucks, giraffes, warthogs, oribis, greater galago, reedbuck among other species to see.
Guided nature walks and Hiking
While at the lodge, you can enjoy guided nature walk through interesting nature trails around the lake with gainful view of birdlife as well as exotic fauna and the park rangers accompanying the tourists on these walks will widely open your eyes to a different world.
Relaxation and Unwind
While staying here, you will be able to watch the sun go down as you enjoy a cocktail in your hand as the hues of the skies transition from burnt reds and oranges to inky blue giving way to a starry night.