Uganda Birding Tour & Bird watching in Uganda, different Birding species like the Uganda Crested Crane and Shoe Bill are watched in Mabamba swamp. Other Birding spots in Uganda include Mubwindi in Bwindi, long Kazinga channel
Uganda Birding Tour
DAY 1 – Kampala – Semuliki National Park – Uganda Birding Tour
Uganda Birding Tour begins and ends from Kampala or Entebbe at 8am, after breakfast, you will transfer from your hotel and drive through fort portal Bundibugyo to reach the park. The journey offers you stunning scenarios of the mountains of the moon and plantations, arriving time for the afternoon birding at the entrance of the park. the entrance passes through stunning Borassus savannah and in depth grass lands that harbor bird species like common scimitar bill, African grey hornbill, Crested francolin, equipped poultry and plenty of more. Have dinner and overnight at Semliki safari Lodge.
Day 2 – Uganda Birding Tour
Early within the morning take breakfast, and with packed lunch go for full day birding on the Kirumira path or forest. This early morning Birding Watching in Uganda rewards you with species like African hooter, Pearl noticed bird of Minerva and Night jars. The Forest being a home to some of the Congo community species this birding will reward you with birds like, African woodpecker, Zenkel, Red billed, Nkurengu rail, piciform bird, Black chested cuckoo, red rumped tinker bird, Rufous sided broadbill, green caudate bristle bill, White bellied, dwarf and Pygmy kingfishers, piping, white thighed, black and white casqued, and African varicolored hornbills, fireplace crested alethe, red bellied and blue beaked malimbe, black wattled, black bill and white crested coraciiform bird, swamp palm Luscinia megarhynchos, forest scrub robin, Leaf love, red bosomed sparrow hawk, and others. Overnight and dinner at Semuliki safari lodge.
Day 3 – Uganda Birding Tour in Semuliki park
In the morning after breakfast, with packed lunch to lead off another Uganda Birding Tour on either the main road Sempaya pathor the Kirumira path, reckoning on the previous’ day results. the selection remains within the hands of the cluster. Return to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight at semuliki safari lodge.
Day 4 Sebitoli kibale
After breakfast within the morning, transfer to Kibale National park- Sebitoli birding site that is usually recommended as the best birding site inbound early afternoon for lunch at the park. Then lead off Uganda Birding Tour looking for specials like, African duck, Joyful, cabanis, Toro olive and Cameroon sombre inexperienced buls, Brown and scaly bosomed illadopsis, Green-throated Sunbird, Green-breasted pocket bread, African pocket bread, -headed Sunbird, Brown-capped Weaver, Velvet-mantled Drongo, Bocage’s Bush-shrike, Pink-footed Puff Back, and lots of more. Dinner and overnight at Ndali Lodge/ Kanyanchu tourist centre.
Day 5 – Kibale Forest Park
In the morning after breakfast go for guided birding within the Kanyanchu area wherever you will watch out for birds just like the African go-shwak, the majestic topped eagle, covert apalis, gray parrots and plenty of more. Picnic lunch within the forest and also the afternoon head to the Bigodi ground sanctuary through the magombe swamp to visualize birds like papyrus Gonolek, papyrus canary, mosque swallow and brown headed Tchagra.return to Ndali lodge / Kanyanchu for dinner and overnight.
Day 6 – Transfer to Bwindi Forest
Early within the morning, after breakfast, drive to Bwindi Impenetrable parkland, be careful for birds and game enroute reaching late afternoon. Have lunch at the park, then go birding Buhoma space. Dinner and nightlong gorilla forest camp/ Buhoma community Bandas.
Day 7 – Bird Watching in Uganda
Very early after breakfast go into the forest on the water fall path for Uganda Birding Tour. Look out for birds like lake ground thrush, Mountain Buzzard, Cinnamon-chested Bee-eater, Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo, Mackinnon’s business enterprise, achromatic Boubou, African Hill-Babbler, Dusky Tit, ash-grey Flycatcher, Dusky-blue Flycatcher, Doherty’s Bush-shrike, Black-and-white Shrike-flycatcher, Chin-spot caryophylloid dicot genus, Rwenzori caryophylloid dicot genus, Ayre’s Hawk-eagle, white bellied Robin-chat and slender beaked oscine moving on the most track as you descend to the camp for lunch. within the afternoon move on the long path to Bwindi for additional birding. Dinner and overnight at gorilla forest Camp/ Buhoma community Banda.
Day 8 – Bird watching in Buhoma Bwindi Forest
Early within the morning choose birding on the long trail to Mubwindi and also the short path within the afternoon. Watchout for birds just like the montane Oriole, Waller’s oscine, Blacke –billed turacos, barbets, Carruthers’ Cisticola Red chested Flufftail,Cabanis’s inexperienced bull, Dwarf piciform bird, Oriole oscine and Bar caudatebird. This bird search offers you a chance to look at for gorillas too. Dinner and overnight at gorilla forest Camp/ Buhoma community Banda.
Day 9 – Birding Uganda Tour in Ruhiija Bwindi Forest
At sunset, go Uganda Birding Tour within the ruhija space and watch out for birds just like the Red-tailed and Shelley’s Greenbul, Grey-throated piciform bird, Common Buzzard, Black Bee-eater and Cinnamon-chested Bee-eater, Red-throated Alethe, African Shrike-flycatcher Ayres’s Hawk-eagle, and lots of additional. Dinner and overnight at gorilla forest Camp/ Buhoma community Banda.
Day 10 – Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park – Uganda Birding Tour
After breakfast within the morning, drive towards Lake Mburo NP via Kabale. Lunch in Mbarara ,then proceed to mburo parkland and Bird along the entrance road to Rwonyo within the late afternoon to watch out for tree associated bird species like mosque swallow, black bellied wading bird and Rupell’s long-tailed oscine. Have over night at Rwonyo Rest Camp/ Mantana Tented camp.
Day 11 – Birding safari to Uganda – Kampala
Morning after breakfast, drive on the lake facet track and Kigambira loop towards Kampala, be careful for birds like Green-capped Eremomela, Austral migrant, black cuckoo-shrike chromatic, African Hawk, Batelour et al en route Uganda Birding Tour. Lunch on the manner inbound Kampala early evening for dinner and overnight at Serena hotel / Sheraton hotel.
Day 12 – Transfer to Entebbe Air port
You will be transferred to Entebbe international airport to catch up with your Flight.
Bird Watching in Uganda includes:
• Transportation by a four wheel drive vehicle
• Full board accommodation
• Park fees
• Permits for Bird Watching in Uganda (expect to see the shoe bill at Mabamba swamp and the the King fisher in Queen Elizabeth park)
• Full time English speaking Driver/guide.
• En route unches
• Game drives
• Airport transfers.
Uganda Birding Tour Excludes
Expenses of personal nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, personal insurance, tobacco etc.
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