Uganda Birding Tours Package, Uganda Birding Trips, Birding in Uganda, Uganda Birding Safaris, Uganda Birding Safari – Uganda Birding Tour. Uganda Birding Tours are managed by our trained local birding guides who have generated satisfactorily rich experience in birding tours in Uganda. Uganda Birding Tours is an exceptional birding destination; Uganda is one of Africa’s premier birding and wildlife locations, with varied habitats protecting a plethora of quality bird and mammal species.
We always make sure that every birding site in Uganda has a local bird guide. Our most comprehensive Uganda birding tours take you to all corners of this amazing avian-rich country, as we take in the marvelous panoramic views of Uganda with some of the finest and most experienced local birding guides.
Uganda is one of Africa’s richest areas for birds. There are magnificent ancient forests, papyrus-fringed swamps and lakes, as well as wide-open plains. It is home Bizarre Shoe-bill. We plan our itineraries to maximize our chances of locating this special bird around the country. Uganda is famously known as a birding paradise since it harbors over half of the bird species found in Africa which makes it the best birding destination in Africa and the world as a whole.
The diverse habitats in Uganda’s most ancient forest imply that, it is the perfect habitat for a diversity of bird species, with about 350 recorded different species, with 23 endemics (which is 90% of the Albertine Rift endemics) like the Blue-headed Sunbird plus the Short-tailed Warbler in addition to 7 IUCN red data listed bird species. Simple to spot are the Red-headed Bluebill, African Emerald Cuckoo, African Blue plus White-tailed Blue Flycatchers and the Common Bulbul.
Bwindi is a bird-watchers’ paradise, with 347 bird species, with ten of the twenty six globally threatened species within Uganda, 5 of which are in danger. The Bwindi has 24 of the total 25 Albertine Rift endemic bird species in Uganda and some have partial distributions in other place in their range, like Shelley’s Crimson-wing, African Green Broad-bill plus Chapins Flycatcher.
Bwindi holds 76 of the 144 Guinea –Congo-forest biome bird species that are found in Uganda, majorly seen in the Northern area. The area also qualifies for the Afro-tropical-highland biome bird species with actually 68 of the total 86, as well as for the Lake Victoria-biome with 4 of the 12 species.
Our birding safaris focus on unique and authentic experiences you may hardly get anywhere else. Our bespoke birding watching tours in Uganda are perfect for seniors, private groups and families, guided by a team of trained bird guides.
Some of the albertine endemic bird species include; Ruwenzori Nightjar, Red-throated Alethe, African Green Broadbill, Red-faced Woodland Warbler, Handsome Francolin, Short-tailed Warbler, Collared Apalis, Mountain Masked Apalis, Archer’s Robin-Chat, Dwarf Honey guide, Grauers Warbler, Dusky Crimsonwing, Rwenzori Batis, Purple-breasted Sunbird, Regal Sunbird, Shelley’s Crimsonwing, Strip-breasted Tit,Blue-headed Sunbird, Grauers Rush Warbler, Rwenzori Turaco, Strip-breasted Tit, Kivu Ground Thrush, Yellow-eyed Black Flycatcher, and the Strange Weaver,