Birding Safari

Uganda is blessed with so many bird species thanks to the diverse habitats in Uganda. Over 1040 bird species have been recorded in Uganda and this makes Uganda one of the best birding destination in Africa. In Fact Uganda has almost half of bird species that you can find on the African Continent. If you are an a keen birder, then Encounter Africa Safaris is looking forward to customizing you a birding tour ranging from one day excursion to more than twenty days. For any birding safari to Uganda, we will take you there.

Birding Safari

Important birding areas in Uganda include Queen Elizabeth National Park where over 600 bird species have been recorded. Taking a boat cruise on Kazinga channel will testify this. We organize game and birding safaris to Queen Elizabeth National Park and for us to serve you better, kindly let us know your dates, send us your bird checklist and we will advise you accordingly.

We arrange birding safaris to search for the rare shoe bill stock in Uganda. If interested in the shoe bill, we will take you to Mabamba swanp, Makanaga, Murchison Falls National Park, Lake Mburo National Park.

Amazing birding safaris can be enjoyed in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park where 347 bird secies have been recorded with 25 being Albertine endemics. We also organize birding safaris to Lake Mburo National Park, Budongo forest on the royal mile as well as other National Parks such as Semiliki.

If you want to combine birding safari with other activities such as gorilla trekking, chimp trekking, boat cruises, game drives, community and cultural visits, volunteer work, study trips and any other activity of your choice, do not hesitate to contact one of our safari experts.

Encounter Africa Safaris is committed to offering you the best and affordable birding safari in Uganda and Rwanda fitting in your budget, interest and time.