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3 Day Birding in Uganda



AASU-1: 3 Days Bird watching safari

There are 34 important bird watching areas in Uganda, with diverse bird species.

Recent accolades by Lonely Planet voted Uganda as the best tourism destination for 2012 and Africa Bird Club, voted Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Africa’s number one birding site. The avifauna of Uganda includes a total of 1061 species, of which 2 are endemic and 4 are rare or accidental.

Day 1: Kampala – Queen Elizabeth national park
Our professional guide will pick you from your hotel in Kampala and transfer you to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Dinner and Overnight at either:-
Mweya Safari Lodge, Jacana Safari Lodge, Simba Safari Lodge (FB)

Day 2: Bird watching safari to Ishasha and Kyambura Gorge
Enjoy breakfast and go for a whole day game and bird watching drive to the Ishasha and Kyambura Gorge where you have high chances of seeing the Harlequin and Blue Quails, Small (Common) Buttonquail, African Crake, White winged Warbler, Martial Eagle, African Skimmer, Verreaux’s Eagle-Owl, Papyrus Gonolek, Amur Falcon, Ovampo Sparrow hawk, Lowland Akalat, Greater and Lesser Flamingo, Black Bee-eater, Caruthers’s Cisticola, Terek Sandpiper, Secretary Bird, and Temminck’s Courser. Besides birds you can also see mammals like African Elephant, Spotted Hyena, Leopard, Lion, Ugandan Kob, Side-striped Jackal, Baboons, Chimpanzees, Bush and Water Bucks, Warthogs, Giant Forest Hogs. Dinner and overnight at either:-
Mweya Safari Lodge, Jacana Safari Lodge, Simba Safari Lodge (FB)

Day 3: Bird watching safari to Kazinga channel
In the morning after breakfast, take a boat trip and do bird watching along the Kazinga Channel till late morning. Kazinga Channel links Lakes George and Edward; during the launch cruise we expect to meet groups of African Skimmers, Striated Heron, African Spoonbill, African Crake, Water Thick-knee, and Three-banded Plover, Marsh Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Wood Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Grey-headed Gull, Plain Martin, Lesser Swamp-Warbler, Collard Planticoles, Yellow-billed Ox-pecker and many others. Have lunch at the Lodge; and by afternoon transfer back to Kampala which marks the end of the tour.




The Package Includes:

Airport transfers
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
Transportation by safari truck
Boat cruise to Kazinga channel
Chimp feeding
Visit Kasenyi trail
Visit Ishasha and Kymbura gorge
Birding watching

The Package Excludes.
The expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigarettes among others


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