Day 1: Our shuttle will pick you from the airport on arrival and you will be transferred to Windsor in Entebbe from where you will be briefed about the tour. Depending on the time, you will watch birds in Entebbe. After which you will retire to your residence.
Day 2: Prepare for a whole day birding at the Botanical gardens, around the Entebbe area, Lutembe beach and the Zika forest. Expect to view birds like weavers, sun birds, black herons and a variety of birds depending on the season. Dinner and overnight at Botanical hotel.
Day 3: Move from Botanical hotel and go to Mabamba swamp for the Shoe bill stork and a variety of other bird species. After that proceed to Lake Mburo National Park and visit the Kaaku swamp to see birds like Lesser Moorhen, jacana, the heron and a variety of other birds plus lunch in Mbarara. After that proceed to Lake Mburo National park for dinner and overnight at Rwonyo rest camp.
Day 4: On this day, go for a morning birding and mammals. The park boasts of more than 315 different bird species including the rare shoe bill stork, papyrus yellow warbler, African fin foot, saddle billed stork, brown chested wattled plover, Caruthers’s cist cola, tabora cist cola, great snipe, Abyssinian ground horn bill and white winged warbler. In addition expect to view animals like the antelopes, zebras and many others. After lunch go for a launch cruise. Dinner and overnight at Rwonyo rest camp.
Day 5: Continue to Queen Elizabeth National Park. After lunch go for a boat ride on Kazinga channel where you shall see water birds; African spoon bill, African skimmer which is seasonal and many others plus hippos and crocodiles. Dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge or Jacana safari lodge.
Day 6: Take a morning drive at Kasenyi to track savanna birds like the Martial eagle, Rupell’s griffin vulture, Temmiinck’s courser and many others. In the afternoon bird around the crater area. Dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge or Jacana safari lodge.
Day 7: A leisurely drive back to Kampala.
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