All About Mbarara

Famously known as the land of milk and honey, Mbarara is a place you must visit while in Uganda located in the western part of Uganda approximately 270km by road southwest of Kampala city.

Explore the exclusive and extra ordinary site of Lake Mburo located only 30 minutes away from Mbarara and one of the smallest parks in the country with amazing and enticing activities in store for those who visit it. For zebra lovers we got you covered because It is the best place to see zebras while on safari and it’s the only place where  you can go for a safari on foot on top of a horse with a quad bike or a standard safari vechile.Enjoy night game drives sets it apart that offers a chance to see leopards and sport fishing.

Discover the magical and unique view of Lake Nakivali  that has large open fields around its shores with sandy beaches suitable for picnics.On the other hand, Rwizi that gets its waters from highlands suitable for canoeing, fishing, and spotting small primates where you get a chance to see some of the animals from specific points without having to pay the park fee required for a full safari.

Check out the exclusive Abagabe tombs where the royal families of the Ankole kingdom are buried and get an inspiring chance to visit these tombs during the day for a small fee.

Gorilla trekking that is done outside Mbarara but worth mentioning because it is one of the major tourist attraction in Uganda and the country is lucky to be hosting half of the remaining population of mountain gorillas in the wild at Bwindi forest and Mgahinga national park.If you are already in Mbarara then the journey is less tiresome.

Are you interested in booking a car to Mbarara send an email on info@selfdrivecarrentaluganda.com or call us on +256700135510 to speak with the reservations team.