Nature walks, Zip lining, Mangabey tracking and birding
This full day tour to Mabira Forest Reserve will start off from Kampala after your morning breakfast from your pick up location. Mabira forest is an amazing birding site with over 300 species of birds, covering 306 square kilometers ‐ the largest in the central region of Uganda. It is located within easy reach of 56 km from Kampala, for a one-day forest birding experience. It is close to an hour's drive from Kampala.
Because it's a one-day birding safari which starts off from Kampala City early at 6:00 am to beat the menacing traffic jam, driving along Kampala‐Jinja highway. There are plenty of birds along the highway so be on the lookout as you drive past gardens, trenches, bushes, woodlands, thickets, swamps, towns.
Highlights for 1 Day Mabira Forest Birding Tour
•Guided Nature walk in Mabira Forest
•Amazing Bird Watching in Mabira forest
•Travel in a Customized 4WD safari Vehicle
•Visit to Sezibwa Falls
1 Day Mabira Forest Birding Safari Starts with:
Getting to Mabira Forest Reserve, turning off the highway at Najjembe to get to the mabira Eco-tourism Site, situated 300 m into the forest. You will be blessed to see different bird species. After clearance at the Ecotourism Site, take to the trail network, observing the undergrowth, mid‐forest and the canopies for lots of species.
What to Do During This 1 Day Mabira Birding Tour
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Airport, Hotel
Duration: 12 hours
In case of too much traffic, the tour can go for more that 12 hours.
- Transport in a 4x4 van with a pop-up roof.
- Fully functional A/C.
- Availability of charging socket in the car.
- Wifi available only on-board the van through out the entire journey.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
200 USD - (This is per-person)
- This is equivalent to 736.400/= Ugandan shillings, however this is subject to change since the exchange rate is unstable.
- For emergency and in case you want to pay for extra things that are not included on the itinerary.
- Personal Expenses