Birding Safaris in Uganda, Bird Watching Tours in Uganda
Uganda is a perfect travel destination for birding enthusiasts and has got so many spots where various bird species can be encountered any time of the year. The conducive climate is partly why vast species of birds flock in from far and wide in search of better environmental conditions. The abundant water bodies also support bird life. Here are some of the best spots for birding safaris in Uganda.
Mabamba Swamp: Wetland area recently acknowledged and an International conservation area. Famous for the rare Shoebill Stork. African Pearl safaris will take you for birding in Mabamba Wetland
Kibale National Park: Here you will find a variety of forest birds including the Red Winged Francolin Red Chested Fluftail African Pita, Joyful greenbul and many other bird species totaling to about 335.
Queen Elizabeth National Park Birding: The park which is also famous for wildlife in Uganda, hosts over 550 bird species. You will find 11 types of Kingfisher, several falcons,eagles and black bee eater, e.t.c
Bwindi Birding Uganda Safari : One of the top riches flora and fauna forests of East Africa. Find over 357 bird species. A must not miss include the Albertine rift Endemics, Rwenzori Batis, Buhoma Ruhinja Black bee eater and the African Green Broadbill.
Murchison Falls national park: 370 birds see the shoebill, ,giant kingfisher, bee eaters and other species.
Other Birding Areas
Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary:
Mgahinga National Park:
Lake Mburo National Park:
Entebbe Botanical Gardens:
Kampala and Environs:
Kajansi Fish Farm :
Moroto Town and surrounding areas:
Mount Elgon National Park:
Kidepo Valley National Park:
Semliki National Park:
Birding Safaris in Uganda
7 Days Memorable Bird Watching Safari in Uganda: This 7 day bird watching safari in Uganda starts with a tour to the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (U.W.E.C), Botanical gardens and other areas in Entebbe.
11 Days Uganda Bird Watching Safari: Our 11 days Uganda bird watching safari takes you to Semliki National Park, Lake Mburo National Park among other places. Also you will the Mabamba Wetland Swamp for the rare Shoebill.
12 Days Uganda Birding Tour: Our 12 day Uganda Birding Tour takes you Uganda’s most popular spots for birding safaris including Mabamba Swamps, Lake Mburo National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park among others.
20 Days Uganda Bird Watching Safari: Explore Uganda’s bird life on this 20 day Uganda bird watching safari.