16-Days Birding Safari Uganda and Kenya

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16-Days Birding Safari Uganda and Kenya

Highlight of this birding trip to Mabamba, Murchison Falls, Kibale Forest, Queen Elizabeth, Mgahinga, Lake Mburo, Lake Nakuru, and Lake Naivasha national parks would be the incredible bird diversity and the opportunity to see some iconic and rare bird species.

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Day 1: Visit Mabamba Wetland

Early morning departure to Mabamba Wetland and Spend the day birding in the wetland. Look for the Shoebill stork and other water-loving species. Return to your accommodation in the evening

Accommodation: Via Via

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 2-3: Murchison Falls National Park

Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park. Spend two full days exploring the park’s savannah and woodland habitats. Look for savannah species like the Goliath Heron, Secretary Bird, and raptors. Enjoy a boat safari on the Nile River to observe waterbirds. Overnight stays in a lodge or campsite

Accommodation: Fort Murchison

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4-5: Kibale Forest National Park

Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park. Spend three days exploring the forest in search of forest species. Look for the Green-breasted Pitta, African Grey Parrot, and other colorful birds. Optional chimpanzee tracking experience. Overnight stays in a lodge or campsite

Accommodation: Kibale Forest Camp

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 6-7: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Spend two days exploring the park’s diverse habitats and look for the African Fish Eagle, Martial Eagle, and White-winged Warbler. Take a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel to observe waterbirds. Overnight stays in a lodge or campsite

Accommodation: The Bush Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 8-9: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

Transfer to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and spend two days exploring the park’s montane forest. Look for the Rwenzori Turaco, Olive Pigeon, and other montane species. Optional gorilla trekking experience. Overnight stays in a lodge or campsite.

Accommodation: Mondi Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 10-11: Lake Mburo National Park

Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park and spend two days exploring the park’s acacia woodlands and lakes. Look for the African Finfoot, African Scops Owl, and other species. Enjoy game drives and boat safaris. Overnight stays in a lodge or campsite

Accommodation: Eagle’s Nest

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 12-13: Lake Nakuru National Park (Kenya)

Transfer to Lake Nakuru National Park in Kenya. Spend two days exploring the park’s diverse birdlife. Look for the Lesser Flamingo, African Fish Eagle, and other species. Enjoy game drives and birding walks. Overnight stays in a lodge or campsite

Accommodation: Taidy’s Suites Nakuru

Meals Plan: Break fast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 14-15: Lake Naivasha

Continue to Lake Naivasha, a freshwater lake in the Great Rift Valley. Explore the lake’s shores and nearby habitats, keeping an eye out for species such as the African fish eagle, African jacana, and the giant kingfisher.

Accommodation: Sawela Lodge

Meals Plan: Break fast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 16: Transfer to Nairobi

Transfer from Lake Naivasha to Nairobi, Kenya’s capital, where you can either explore the city or proceed with your onward travel arrangements.

Accommodation: No Accommodation

Meals Plan: Break fast and Lunch

End of our 16-Days Birding Safari Uganda and Kenya

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Transportation
  • Park Fees
  • Experienced Guides
  • Birdwatching Excursions
  • Use of Binoculars and Field Guides
  • Airport Transfers

Exclusions:

  • International Flights
  • Visa Fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal Expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Optional Activities
  • Laundry Services
  • Medical Preparations

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