Mantana Tented Camp is an up-market Safari Lodge within Lake Mburo National Park, thus allows a tourist to explore the attractions within this small Savannah National Park. Nestled on Rwamahungu Hill, this classic tented Camp is comprised of nine (9) tents built on wooden platforms hence rewarding guests with the breathtaking views of the delights of Lake Mburo National Park. Lake Mburo National Park protects a wide range of wildlife! Mammals species such as Rothschild giraffes, Burchell’s zebras, civet cats, buffaloes, leopards, spotted hyenas, Defassa waterbucks, impalas, bushbucks, elands, Oribis, impalas, Topis and warthogs etc. During your safari, you will also get the chance to spot numerous species of birds such as the long-tailed Cisticola, the green capped Eremomela, red-faced barbets, and Rufous bellied herons among others.
Situated within western Uganda, Lake Mburo National Park is dominated by acacia species and open savannah grasslands that are greatly reduced by the ever increasing woodlands due to the absence of elephants to reduce them. The Park is also known for several activities that include day and night game drives, nature walks, horseback rides, bird watching, bike riding, boat rides, visit to the salt licks to spot some of the wildlife species that visit the area.
The fact that the tents are constructed on raised platforms offers protection and safety against the wild animals that roam around the camp and the staff members are very friendly and willing to serve you to maximum satisfaction. Other amenities to expect at Mantana Tented Camp include en-suite bathrooms with both cold and hot showers, dressing room and toiletries, flush toilets, two beds in each tent as well as fitted mosquito nets. This Camp is eco-friendly because it is solar powered thus you can be able to charge your phone and keep in touch or updated with what is happening around you.
There are also verandas that can be used for dining or relaxing but most importantly, offers jaw-dropping views of the surrounding areas especially the vegetation and wildlife species that wander around the Camp. There is also a restaurant that serves one of the most delicious local and International cuisines/meals you will ever taste during Uganda safaris. Dining is made very romantic with the lanterns that light up the tables/restaurant. The food at this Camp is passionately prepared for the tourists who stay at this Tented Camp and normally both International and local dishes are prepared using fresh and organic ingredients from the local farmers and are always added a typical Ugandan touch. There is also a bar that serves alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
Therefore, Mantana Tented Camp within Lake Mburo National Park is the ideal place for overnight stay to relax after a long day during game drives or any other activity. Not only that, you can enjoy an overnight after a long tiring journey to or from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and this accommodation facility offers magnificent views of the Park and beyond as well as the wildlife and beautiful bird species, mouth-watering food and excellent customer service but most interestingly the staff are very welcoming to the guests.