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4 Days Murchison Falls Birding Safari

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4 Days Murchison Falls Birding Safari

$1,450.00 excl. VAT

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The price for respective groups will cost as quoted in the table below



Particulars

2 pax 

4 pax

6 pax 

8 pax 

Luxury

US $ 1450

US$ 1380

US$ 1290

US$ 1100

Midrange

US$ 1370

US$ 1180

US$ 1100

US$ 999

Budget 

US$ 1180

US$ 1100

US$ 999

US$ 850

 

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1
After breakfast, we drive northwards to Murchison Falls National Park birding enroute. Special birds include Cliff Chat, Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird, Grey headed Bush Shrike, Singing Cisticola, African Moustached Warbler, Namaqua Dove, Green-winged Pytilia, Red-backed Shrike, Crested and Scaly Francolin, Grey-headed Bush Shrike, Northern and Black-winged Red Bishops, Black Bellied Firefinch, Black-faced Waxbill and Marsh Tchagra. Stay at Red Chill Camp, Sambiya River Lodge and Nile Safari Lodge for 3 nights.

Days 2 & 3:

Birding on the northern bank, Launch trip to the bottom of the falls, top of the falls and Nile Delta
We start birding after an early breakfast. Today we may choose to start by taking a boat along the Victoria Nile or game drive to the delta. Birding here exposes us to special species of birds like Silver Bird, Beautiful Sunbird, Speckle-fronted and Golden-backed Weavers, White Crested Turacco, Bruce’s Green Pigeon, Chestnut-crowned Sparrow Weaver, Pennant-winged Night jars, White-rumped Seed Eater. the Buff-bellied Warbler, Yellow-flanked Barbet and Black Billed Barbet, Bar-breasted Firefinch, Red-winged Grey Warbler, Spotted Morning-Thrush looking out for the Shoebill Stork along the Delta is many a time rewarding, Abyssinian and Rufaous Crowned Roller, Abyssinian  Ground Hornbill, Grey Headed and Striped Kingfisher, Red-throated and Northern Carmine Bee-eater, Goliath Heron, Saddle-billed Stork, Sacred Ibis, Fulvous and white Faced Whistling-Duck, Senegal Thick-knee, Water and Spotted Thick-knee, Black-headed Lapwing, Long-toed Lapwing, Little Bittern, Osprey, Red-necked Falcon, Blue-breasted Bee-eater, Vinaceous Dove and many more.

Day 4:

Birding to Budongo Kaniyo Pabide and afternoon transfer to Kampala
After an early breakfast, we bird through the woodland southwards to Budongo Forest at Kaniyo Pabide. Birding in the forest and along the Road is many a time rewarding. Birding in this forest produces good results of the African Broadbill, the Puvell’s Illadopsis, Xavier’s and Icterine Little Greenbul, Slender-billed Greenbul, Cameroon Sombre Greenbul, Forest Robin, African and Red Bellied Paradise Flycatcher, African Emerald Cuckoo, Hairy-breasted Barbet,Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo, Red-tailed Ant-thrush, Fire Crested Alethe, Yellow and Grey Long bills, Blue-throated Roller, Chocolate Backed and Blue Breasted Kingfisher, on the road bird species like the Whistling Cisticola, Black Bishop, Red-headed and Red-billed Quelleas, Magpie Mannikin, Yellow-billed Shrike, Pigmy Sunbird, African Harrier Hawk, Olive-bellied Sunbird, Chestnut Wattle-eye, Brown-eared Woodpecker remember that this forest is also home to chimpanzees and on lucky day they night be viewed. After a wonderful short birding trip we drive back to Entebbe and stay at Lindsay Cottages, Cassia Lodge or Sophie’s Motel.

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