2 DAYS UGANDA BIRDING SAFARI
The 2 days Birding safari, takes you to Uganda wildlife Education Centre, Botanical gardens, and Mabamba Island. Uganda is well known for its different bird species and these 2 days will give you a brief experience of bird species in Uganda. You will visit the Uganda wildlife education center in Entebbe and expect to see plenty of bird species like Gray crowned crane, pink-backed pelican, Ostrich, African Gray parrot, and African fish Eagle among others. You will also visit Botanical gardens where you will encounter more bird species like Pink-backed Pelican, Yellow-billed Stork, Eastern Grey Plantain-eater, Yellow White-eye, Purple-banded Sunbird, African Jacana, Lesser Jacana, Yellow-billed Duck, Glossy Ibis, African Open-billed Stork, Malachite Kingfisher, Blue-checked Bee-eater, Common Sandpiper, Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Black Crake, Long-tailed Cormorant, Crowned Hornbill, Vieillot’ Black Weaver, Woodland Kingfisher, Pied Kingfisher, the Africa and Red-billed Firefinch, Black-and-white-Casqued Hornbill, Senegal Coucal, Little Stint, Little Weaver, Striated Heron, Ruff, Gull-billed Tern, White-winged Tern, Klaas’s and Diederik Cuckoos, Northern Crombec, Tambourine Dove, Cameroon Sombre Greenbul, Little Grey Greenbul, Water Thick-knee, Madagascar Bee-eater, Egyptian Goose, Black-headed Weaver, Slender-billed Weaver, Yellow-backed Weaver, Black-headed Gonolek, Ruppell’s Long-tailed Starling, Grey-Headed Sparrow, the Spur-winged Lapwing to list the few.
Lastly, visit Mabamba Island famously known for the rare shoebill stork and other varieties of birds. The shoebill stork is easily spotted at any time in Mabamba island.