This is a 4 Days Birding Trip to Murchison Falls National Park, one of Uganda’s most popoular parks for both game viewing and birding. Bird through this amazing park on game drives, launch trips along the nile and on nature walks. This will offer you an opportunity to come across distinct birdlife .Over 650 bird species have been recorded to be existing in the conservation area classified in broader categories of Savannah forest birds, water birds and Albertine endemic. The commonest of the large birds found in the plains include the marabou storks, ground horn bills, secretary birds, black-bellied bustards, Open-billed storks, Widow birds, wheatears, bishops and weavers among others. Closer to the river where there are more thickets and woodlands, the commonest bird varieties include the black bee- eater, swallow tailed bee-eater, red-throated bee- eater, woodland king fisher, francolins, hornbills, grey heron, hamerkop, doves, mousebirds, shrikes, flycatchers, cuckoos, coucals, woodpeckers, crombecsand warblers. The area close to the river is also home to ducks, geese, stilts and plovers.
DAY 1: BIRDING from Kampala Masindi via Mabamba Bay – Shoebill Stork
DAY 2: BIRDING BUDONGO- ROYAL MILE AND AND TRANSFER TO NORTHERN MURCHISON
DAY 3: BIRDING NORTHERN MURCHISON FALLS
Day 4: Birding to Kampala