This 15 Days Uganda Birding safari transfers you to commonly birding destinations in Uganda. While on this 15-day safari expect to see a number of bird species. starting with Mabamba swamp one of the popular birding destinations in Uganda
Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe Airport
where you will be received by me your Lead Guide then transfer you to the hotel for an overnight and if time allows then we can do an evening bird watching at Botanical Gardens
Day 2: Transfer to Mabamba Swamp
After Breakfast we shall head to Mabamba swamp to search for the most after sought bird (Shoebill) and other water birds then later do an afternoon bird watching in Botanical Gardens before retiring us to our place of stay.
Day 3: Transfer to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
We head out northwest side of the country birding along the way making different stop overs then later do an evening birding at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary, a key birding spot. After we shall head to masindi for our overnight while birding the Masindi-Kafu road.
Day 4: Transfer to Budongo
After breakfast we shall bird watch through the Royal Mile part of Budongo Forest looking out for the Budongo species like the Rufous Eramomella, Ituri Batis, Choclate Backed Kingfisher among others. Then later drive to Murchison Falls National Park.
Day 5: Murchison falls game drive.
We shall wake up and do a game drive in the park while Bird watching in search of more savannah species then later do an afternoon cruise on the Nile for more water birds before driving back to the hotel with an evening bird watching brief game drive.
Day 6: Bird watching in Murchison falls National Park
Early morning bird watching in the park then later to Hoima through the Bulisa escarpments as do birding along the way to Hoima for an overnight.
Day 7: bird watching kibale Forest National Park
After breakfast we shall have embark on our journey to Fort portal while birding along the way, if time allows, we can bird a key spot called Sebitoli which is part of Kibale Forest
Day 8: Bird watching in Semuliki National Park
Early morning drive to Semuliki Forest in the rift valley where we shall bird for the whole day looking for the Semuliki Specials like the Grants Bluebill, Pale Negrofinch, Black collared Lovebird amids it the many then later transfer to Kibale Forest for an overnight.
Day 9: Kibale Forest Birding
Early morning birding the kibale forest in search of the Green Breasted Pitta, White-Naped Pigeon then in the evening we shall bird watch while heading back to the hotel.
Day 10: Birding the BIGODI swamp
for more wetland birds, after this activity we shall bird driving to Queen Elizabeth National Park and in the evening, we shall Bird to our Hotel.
Day 11: Early Birding Queen Elizabeth National Park
While looking out for more savannah species, in the afternoon we shall do an afternoon boat cruise and later we shall head back to the Lodge while doing an evening bird watching.
Day 12: Transfer from queen to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
We shall wake up in the morning birding along the way via Ishasha to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Day 13: Bird watching in Mubwindi and Later Lake Bunyonyi
Whole day Birding the Mubwindi Swamp then later transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for an overnight while birding along the way.
Day 14: Transfer from Lake Bunyonyi to Lake Mburo National Park
Optional Early morning boat cruise or bird watch nearby swamps before transferring to lake Mburo for an evening bird watching.
Day 15: Transfer from Lake Mburo To Entebbe Airport
Activities on this day will be determined by your flight back home but in other words if time allows there is an optional boat cruise or birding in the park as we look out for more species that cross from Tanzania I:e Crested Barbet, Black Collared Barbet, Long Tailed Cisticola among others, after this we can then drive off to Airport for your safe flight back home.