Destination

The Shoebill is a unique living creature highly recommended for all nature lovers, the Mabamba swamp is one of the key spots of this residing dinosaur and is easily accessed on land and water based on where you are coming from. This one excursion is beneficial to those near and around Entebbe. You can also wake up early morning visit the swamp and proceed with the rest of your journey. Most people see the shoebill after or before the extended days, the activity is worthwhile and one of the best experiences you can have while in Uganda.

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Inclusions 

Activity

4*4 safari vehicle

Expert Safari guide

Meals and accommodation

Drinking water

Exclusions

Visas 

Tips and souvenirs

All alcoholic drinks

Flight tickets

Itinerary Details

PICK UP FROM ENTEBBE| HOTEL | TRANSFER TO MABAMBA | BACK TO HOTEL OR YOUR PLACE OF CHOICE

You will be picked up from your area of convenience, use the boat to connect to Mabamba Swamp, the boat ride takes 30-50 minutes. Upon arrival change boat and jump onto the local motorized canoes. Cruise around the marshes of the swamp as you are searching for the great shoebill. The swamp does not only offer the shoebill but also a great birding spot with both native and migratory birds. High chances of spotting the lesser jacana, Caspian Tern, Papyrus Gonolek, and much more. The swamp is more suitable early morning and evening hours when the weather is calmer and more conducive for photography and spotting. You will be taken back to your starting point or hotel and important to note that the activity takes 1-3 hours and further extensions are appropriate based on the weather and time.

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