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UGANDA SAFARIS
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AFFORDABLE GORILLA SAFARIS
Affordable Gorilla Safaris in Uganda
3 DAY BWINDI GORILLA SAFARI
5 DAY BWINDI GORILLA SAFARI
7 DAY UGANDA CULTURAL, WILDLIFE & GORILLA SAFARIS
 
BEST BIRDING SAFARIS IN UGANDA
Best birding Safaris in Uganda
10 DAY BIRDING SAFARI.
16 DAY UGANDA CLASSIC BIRDING.
22 DAY BUDGET BIRDING.
 
HIKING SAFARIS
Mountain climbing in Uganda
3 DAY MOUNT ELGON SAFARI.
9 DAYS HIKING THE RWENZORIS.
 
OUR POPULAR ITINERARIES
Safaris to Ugandas National parks
3 DAYS TO MURCHISON FALLS N. P.
3 DAYS TO KIDEPO VALLEY PARK.
3 DAYS TO QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK.
 
 
Elephant
7 DAY KIBALE, QUEEN ELIZABETH, & LAKE MBURO SAFARI
8 DAY CHIMP, WILDLIFE & GORILLA SAFARI
9 DAY MURCHISON, KIBALE, QUEEN ELIZABETH & BWINDI FOREST.
11 DAY MURCHISONM KIBALE, QUEEN & BWINDI GORILLA SAFARI
14 DAY AFRICA JUNGLE SAFARI. TOUR CODE: NLS UG 014
16 DAY MURCHISON, KIBALE, QUEEN, BWINDI GORILLA AND LAKE BUNYONYI SAFARI.
22 DAY BUDGET BIRDING SAFARI
 
LONG ITINERARIES
Tree climbing lions
12 DAY UGANDA JUNGLES SAFARIS
13 DAY BEST OF UGANDA WILDLIFE
17 DAY UGANDA HEART DREAM SAFARI
30 DAY NATURE LINK'S JUMBO SAFARI.
BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS
TRAVEL TIPS

10 DAY BIRDING TOUR OPTION

Discover the true taste of the Pearl of Africa with Nature Link Safaris...  

DAY ONE

Arrive at Entebbe International Airport then transfer to your Hotel. Depending on arrival time, birding can be done around Uganda wildlife Education Centre (UWEC), Botanical gardens and Lutembe beach around Entebbe area. Meals and overnight at Imperial Resort Beach Hotel, Botanical Beach Hotel and Windsor Lake Victoria Hotel (High end/luxurious accommodation),The Boma Guest House, Airport View Hotel, Airport Guest House(Medium class accommodation) or Fraba Tourist Campsite & Hostel (Low budget/basic accommodation)

DAY TWO

Begin the day with an early breakfast then drive to Mabamba swamp for the Shoebill Stork, Black crake, yellow billed duck, swamp fly catcher, Africa marsh harrier, long toed lapwing, Blue headed coucal etc and other water birds. After canoe boat from Mabamba, drive to Lake Mburo National Park for Lunch and birding enroute.Famous birds in the savannah park include: Rufous-bellied Heron, Lesser Jacana, Lesser Moorhen and a variety of water birds including shoe bill. Dinner and over night at Mihingo Lodge (High end/luxurious accommodation), or Mantana Tented Camp (Medium class accommodation) or at the Rwonyo Rest Camp Bandas (Low budget/basic accommodation).

DAY THREE

Morning birding and wildlife viewing in the park which is an is an extension of the Tanzanian Plains with big herds of Zebra, Impala, Eland , Warthogs ,buffalo and other savannah species. For birders, this is one of the best places to find African Fin foot, Papyrus, Bush Shrike bird, Brown-chested Plover, Red-faced Barbet etc. After lunch, go for a boat ride in search for the African Fin foot and shoebill .Later in the evening, drive to Mbarara for a night rest at Agip Motel or Lake view hotel Mbarara.

DAY FOUR

Drive to Kisoro via Kabale .Make a stop for birding at Lake Kyahasi near Kisoro.Common species you may encounter include: Common Moorhen, Southern Porchard , Lesser Jacana, Red Knobbed Coot and the Dark-capped Yellow Warbler e.t.c Overnight at Travelers Rest Hotel, Kisoro Tourist Hotel or Virunga Hotel.

DAY FIVE

Today morning, we prepare to ascend the Bird Gorge trail and bamboo Zone on Mt. Sabinyo for Rwenzori Turaco, Crowned hornbill, black kite, Shelly's Crimson wing, crowned crane and Kivu ground Thrush .The Mountain is also famous for bushbucks and threatened golden monkey. Overnight at Travelers Rest Hotel, Kisoro Tourist Hotel or Virunga Hotel.

DAY SIX

Morning drive to Ruhija, Bwindi national park birding the Bamboo for the Handsome Francolin White-starred Robin, Red-throated Alethe, Dusky Crimson wing Grauer's Warbler and many other birds overnight Institute Guest House.

DAY SEVEN

Trek to Mubwindi swamp for the Green Broadbill, Grauer's Rush Warbler, Purple-breasted, Blue headed and Regal Sunbirds evening drive to Bwindi Park Headquarters. Dinner and over night at either Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda safari lodge/ Mantana Tented Camp (High end/luxurious accommodation), or Lake Kitandara 's Tented Camp/ Buhoma Homestead (Medium class accommodation) or the Community Bandas (Low budget/basic accommodation).

DAY EIGHT

After an early breakfasts, birirding in Buhoma jungle for beautiful Francolin, Red-chested owlet, Rufous-chested Fluff tail, Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo, Neumann's Warbler and many other birds including rare plants. Lunch, Dinner and over night at either Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda safari lodge/ Mantana Tented Camp (High end/luxurious accommodation), or Lake Kitandara 's Tented Camp/ Buhoma Homestead (Medium class accommodation) or the Community Bandas (Low budget/basic accommodation).

DAY NINE

This day, clients interested in Gorilla tracking can track the Gorillas which may last between 3-6 hrs. In case you are not interested in gorilla trek, we drive to Queen Elizabeth National park via Ishasha birding enroute, arriving for an afternoon boat ride on Kazinga channel connecting Lake Edward and George. This trip passes through possibly the highest concentration of hippos. This launch cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing.  The prolific bird life is colorful and stupendous with well over 550 resident species.  Dinner and overnight at spectacular Mweya Lodge perched right on the edge of the escarpment overlooking the Ugandan Great Lakes or Jacana safari Lodge (High end/luxurious accommodation), King fisher Lodge Kichwamba/Hill top Camp (Medium class accommodation) or the Mweya Hostel (Low budget/basic accommodation)

DAY TEN

Dawn game drives today in Uganda 's best park.  Queen Elizabeth National Park 's diverse eco-system of grassy plains, tropical forest, rivers, swamps, lakes and volcanic craters is home to an incredible abundance of wildlife.  Game drives in this park, with the massive Rwenzoris as a backdrop provides excellent opportunities to see lion, leopard, giant forest hog, Cape buffalo, elephants, defassa waterbuck, Uganda Kob, Topi and bush buck. After the game drive, return to Kampala , then Entebbe , with lunch enroute and stop over at Equator Uganda before your evening departures home. End of services.

The safari package to include:

Transportation by a 4wd vehicle.
Full board accommodation as per the itinerary.

Boat trips.
One gorilla permit per person to be secured and paid for in advance
Park fees
Guided nature walks
Full time Driver/guide.
Enroute lunches
Game drives
Airport transfers.
The package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, personal insurance, tobacco.

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