5 Days Birding Tour in Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda
Experience Bird Watching Tours in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park on the 5 Days Birding Tour in Queen Elizabeth National Park to enjoy the best birding Adventures in Uganda.
Day 1: Arrival-Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 2: Birding-Maramagambo Forest
Day 3: Birding Kyambura Gorge
Day 4: Game Drive-Queen Elizabeth
Day 5: Departure-Kampala
Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
On arrival at the Entebbe International Airport, you are picked up by a company driver who transfers you to Queen Elizabeth National Park to experience your bird watching Tour.
Embark on your journey for some hours and after a while driving, you reach the Park enjoying views of the various wildlife animals wandering around their natural vegetation habitat as well as bird species like the Rupell's Griffon Vulture, Martial Eagle, Weavers, Common Squacco Heron, Glossy and Sacred Ibises etc. After your bird watching experience, proceed to your lodge/ hotel for Dinner and Overnight. Jacana safari lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge, Buffalo Safari Lodge.
Day 2: Bird Watching in Maramagambo Forest
Wake up early have breakfast, then transfer to the Head quarters where you are distributed in groups to go bird watching along the various trails in Maramagambo Forest in company of skilled driver guides. The Bird species you watch include; the Scaly-Breasted Illaopsis, Snowy-headed Robin-Chat and Chestnut Wattle-Eye, Dark Capped Yellow Warbler, Fawn Breasted Waxbill, Black Headed Batis, Brubru and Sulphur Breasted Bush Shrike etc. After watching the birds, transfer back to your lodge/ hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Jacana Lodge, Hippo Hill camp, Simba Safari Lodge.
Day 3: Bird Watching in Kyambura Gorge
Wake up early have breakfast then transfer to the green forest to watch birds along the various trails in the forest and the birds you will watch include; Black Bee Eaters, Blue Breasted Kingfisher, Black and African Black Emerald Cuckoos, Speckled Tinker bird, green Hylia, Cormorants, Goliath Herous, Sacred Ibis and fish Eagles, White-spotted Fluftail etc.
You will watch some primates Like the Black and White Colobus, Chimpanzees, Vervet Monkeys and Olive Baboons. After the experience, return to your lodge/ hotel for Dinner and overnight at Jacana/ Hippo Hill camp/ Simba Safari lodge.
Day 4: Game Drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park
Wake up have breakfast then transfer to the Park to experience a Game Drive which offers you views of various wildlife animals as well as birds like the African Skimmer, Striated Heron, African Spoonbill, Water Thick-knee, Three-banded Plover, Marsh, Green, Wood and Common Sandpiper, Gray-headed Gull, Plain Martin, Lesser Swamp-Warbler and Yellow-billed Oxpecker and many others. Dinner and overnight at Jacana/ Hippo Hill camp/ Simba Safari lodge.
Day 5: Departure to Kampala
Wake up have breakfast then with your luggage, embark on your transfer to Kampala or the Entebbe International Airport to board your flight back home.
THIS SAFARI INCLUDES:
- Ground transportation
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
- Bird Watching Permits to be booked in advance
- Allowance of a knowledgeable English speaking guide
- Airfare to Uganda
- Cigarettes and personal expenses not listed in the program