3 Day Uganda Savannah Birding Safari

Durations3 Days

Tour TypeBirding Safari

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This 3 Day Uganda Savannah Birding Safari will take you to Lake Mburo National Park,one of the most perfect parks in Uganda for a birding safari including wildlife. This park,the closest to Kampala is a real treasure to birders! The landscapeis fabulous for birdwatching. Bird through wetlands, lakes, savannah, rolling hills, acacia trees–all thereproviding the perfect habitat for a variety of birds. Over 313 different types of birdshave been recorded in this park.

Tour Schedule Details

Today you will drive to Lake Mburo National Park via the Equator to start your 3 Day Uganda Savannah Birding Safari. You will have stops on the way as you sport several birds.As we transfer there will be numerous stop overs looking out for certain bird species with in there hardly missed localities. The Wolly-Necked Stork, Lilac Breasted Roller, Ruffaous Bellied Heron are among the birds of intereston this transfer. Stopping at the equator for photography and stretching up will be worthy while on this birding route in Uganda. Meal Plan: Full board Drive Time: Approximately 4-5hours Accommodation: Rwakobo Rock/Lake Mburo Safari Lodge

Today you will have a walk in the trails with an armed park ranger as you identify various birds.After this we proceed for a game and birding drive which gives us higher chances of viewing mammals like the Zebras, Impalas, Elands, Topis, Buffaloes among others, as we do birding we focus our attention on the search for the Red Faced Barbet, Coqui Francolin, Brown Chested Plover, Tabora Cisticola, Lesser Blue Eared Starling,Buff Bellied Warbler, Red Headed Weaver, Black Shouldered Cuckoo Shrike, Sulpher Breasted Bush-shrike, Green Capped Eremomela, Bare faced Go-away-bird, Red Billed Wood Hope and more acacia associated birds, in the afternoon we go for a boat ride in search for the African Finfoot, White Backed and Black Crowned Night Herons, Giant King fisher etc back to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Meal Plan:Full board Accommodation:Rwakobo Rock/Lake Mburo safari Lodge

Today after breakfast you will have a drive through the park as spot other birds that you might have missed and later drive back to Entebbe/Kampala to end your 3 Day Uganda Savannah Birding Safari. There are good spots and we look out mostly for species that were missed where the Papyrus gonolek might be among. Meal Plan:Lunch Drive Time:Approximately 5-6hours