3 Days birding trip to lake mburo park

3 Days birding trip to lake mburo park

This 3 days bird watching trip takes you to Lake Mburo National Park, one of the most perfect parks in Uganda for a birding safari including wildlife. This park is the closest to Kampala and a real treasure to birders! The landscape is fabulous for bird watching. Over 313 different types of birds are being recorded in this park; these includes; The Shoebill Stork, White-winged Warblers, Black-billed Barbet, Crested Francolin, etc.

Travel Schedule

Day 1: Leave Kampala for Lake Mburo National Park

Day 2: Birding in Lake Mburo National Park

Day 3: Return to Entebbe

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Birding in Lake Mburo

Early in the morning after breakfast, our bird guide will pick you up from your hotel/lodge of residence so as to transfer to Lake Mburo National park. As we transfer there will be various stop overs looking out for certain bird species. The Wolly-Necked Stork, Lilac Breasted Roller, Ruffaous Bellied Heron are among the birds of interest on this transfer. Stopping at the equator for photography and stretching up will be worthy while on this birding route in Uganda. We shall later have lunch and there after proceed as we continue with our birding safaris. Dinner and check-in at the lodge.

Meal plan:

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Accommodation:

Rwakobo camp

Day 2: Birding Lake Mburo National Park

We shall have a morning birding on foot along the park trails with an armed ranger then back to our lodge for breakfast, 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.  After lunch in the afternoon we shall go for a boat ride in search for the African Finfoot, White Backed and Black Crowned Night Herons, Giant Kingfisher etc. There after we shall go back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

 Meal plan:

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Accommodation:

Rwakobo camp

Day 3: Birding in Entebbe

Early in the morning after breakfast, our birding on this day will depend on the flight time or where we spend our night. There are good spots and we look out mostly for species that were missed where the Papyrus gonolek might be among. We shall have our lunch on the way.

End of our birding safari

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Includes

  • Ground transport
  • Bottled water
  • Meal as per itinerary
  • Boat fees
  • Park entrance fees
  • Service of an English-speaking bird guide
  • All mentioned activities except for the optional ones

Excludes

  • International flights
  • Visas
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses: alcohol, laundry services and souvenirs
  • Tips
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