1 day Mabamba Swamp tour
The 1 day Mabamba swamp tour is a popular tour for birders. Birding is one of the most common tourism activities in Uganda. You will have a great experience if you tour Uganda for birding purposes. Over 1000 species of birds have been recorded in the country and one of the interesting features about birding in Uganda is that birds are located everywhere around the country. The moment you land in Uganda, your birding tour will begin.
This Mabamba swamp tour is a perfect getaway for tourists who would like to participate in Birding. The tour is convenient for tourists who are already in Uganda. You could have visit for business or a mission trip and afterwards, you will take the tour to Mabamba
This is a day tour. You will be able to notify us about your pickup location in Kampala or Entebbe before the start of the tour.
This tour can be booked the day before the start of the tour. We have a great team of reservation managers who are always waiting for the perfect opportunity to assist you with arranging the best trip for you.
During the tour, you will be driven to Mabamba by an experienced tour guide who has enough experience in birding safaris. Our tour guides have been on several successful birding tours and we are certain that you will have a wonderful experience with the tour guide.
You will be driven in a comfortable 4×4 safari car that has the perfect window seats. The window seats offer the opportunity to get out your camera and take wonderful photos.
Early in the morning, our tour guide will visit your pick up point in Kampala or Entebbe and afterwards, you will be driven to Mabamba swamp. Mabamba swamp is 50 km away from Kampala. Upon arrival, you will meet a local guide who will sail with you in a canoe while witnessing various bird species. The highlight of this tour is witnessing the shoebill stork.
As long as you are in Mabamba, there is a high probability of witnessing the shoebill stork. Other bird species to expect include White Spotted Fluftail, Allen’s and Purple Gallinule, Papyrus Gonolek, Bellied Heron, Grey herons, and others. The sitatunga antelopes are often sighted within Mabamba. After this wonderful experience, you will be driven back to Kampala or Entebbe
The tour includes:
Transportation to Lake Mabamba, Guide fees, lunch
The tour excludes:
Tipping of any kind, buying souvenirs, drinks apart from those served on meals, Air ticket, Visa Fees, Travel insurance