A Remarkable Birding Experience In Entebbe
Uganda is the best place for a bird watching safari worldwide and it is a thrilling experience to have this birding tour in a single day just a few kilometers from Entebbe airport. There are over 300 bird species at Uganda Wildlife Education Center (UWEC) in Entebbe and around the nearby Botanical gardens on Lake Victoria Shores…
Wake up early and enjoy an early morning breakfast in case you spent your night either in Kampala or Entebbe. Our tour guide will meet you at your hotel and drive you to UWEC where you will start your bird watching experience. Expect to see various species of Weavers, the beautiful Crested Crane (Uganda’s National Bird), the Kingfishers, Ostriches, Parrots, African fish Eagle among others.
There are also varieties of animals to see while at UWEC (Zoo) including lions, reptiles, buffaloes, rhinos, baboons, chimpanzees, kobs and warthogs.
You will later cross to the charming Botanical gardens featuring varieties of birds like African Open Billed Stork, long tailed cormorant, Black headed Herons, Kingfishers and several species of Weavers and butterflies. The gardens offer you a wonderful ambience for relaxation with beautiful flowers and plants. Enjoy a drink at the Resort Beach on Lake Victoria and you may also order for a grilled Tilapia (fish) whole.
Enjoy your lunch and proceed to Lutembe Beach for more birding opportunities. You may also choose to enjoy a boat ride on Lake Victoria – the world’s second and Africa’s largest fresh water lake. Return to your Hotel or transfer to the airport to catch your flight either back home or to your nest destination.
End of the Tour
Price: USD 280 for an individual; USD 180 Per Person for a couple (Package covers costs of: Transport, fuel, tour guide, entrances, Meals-breakfast, lunch and one soft drink).
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