Mabamba Swamp is Uganda’s important Birding place and its a habitat to more than 250 bird species.

This bird sanctuary is the nearest point to view the Shoe bill Stork.

Mabamba swamp bay is on Lake Victoria which is and can be conveniently accessed by a 45 minute speed boat from Entente airport.

When you reach this swamp sanctuary, you are taken on a traditional dug-out canoe to the center of the wetland,

with experienced guides to help you spot the popular shoe bill stork and many species of birds including

papyrus yellow warbler, pallid harrier, papyrus, flycatchers, kites, weavers, and blue swallow.

bird watching in mabamba wetland
these are the pioneers of birds,

This is how our journey to Mabamba wetland goes,

Morning pick up from your Kampala / Entebbe place of residence and head to mabamba for birding on the shores of Lake Victoria.

Mabamba is the most popular birding site for the famous

Shoe bill stork and the wetland avails huge chances of viewing this bird species than anywhere else in the world.

The interior of the swamp is only accessible by a traditional canoe,

sailing through the waters as you search for the critically endangered bird species like Shoe bill.

The trip on these canoes, under guidance of experienced swamp guides sets you to the most unexploited sections of this  beautiful swamp,

where you get the chance to see and photographing shoe bill storks as well as other bird species,

such as the Saddle-billed Stork, Malachite Kingfisher, African  and several other migratory species.

local boats in uganda at mabamba
boat cruise with kenlink

After this birding excursion in the afternoon, return with a canoe, embark on this beautiful birding,

make summary compile your skills and information got from this birding activity.

You will then be picked up and be driven back to your hotel or Entebbe airport for a departure flight.

From there we shall wish you a safe drive back to your place and we wish to provide more for you,

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