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Mabamba Shoebill Stork Tracking Tour provided by Devine African Safaris

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Mabamba Shoebill Stork Tracking Tour

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2 adults
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Overview
The Mabamba Swamps west of Entebbe is one of the best and most convenient places to see the elusive Shoebill. With an expert guide, explore the swamp and catch sight of shoe bills, kingfishers, blue swallows, and more with this guided tour. The famous Mabamba swamp presents an impressive birding experience on canoe. You will be picked up and dropped back to your hotel in Entebbe
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You'll start at
Entebbe
Entebbe, UgandaHotel in Entebbe/ Airport
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    Mabamba Swamp Bird Watching
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
    Take to the water in dugout canoes to paddle your way between the reeds of Mabamba Swamp, a protected site. You will be guided by expert guides to search for the elusive Shoe bill stork, in its natural habitat. We will pick you-up at your hotel, within Entebbe at no extra cost. Drive to the harbor to enter the boat. The boat has life-vests. Boat-ride across the lake with beautiful view of Entebbe, the airport, fishermen and lots of birds, especially on approaching the swamps. At Mabamba or Bussi we disembark the bigger boat and enter the smaller canoes for the Mabamba Swamps. The canoes will take a maximum of 3 persons excluding the driver and guide. After some minutes in the canoe the papyrus reads opens up into the big grassy swamps. Most of the times this is where the Shoebill can be spotted. After about two hours it is time to return out of the swamps and shift to the bigger boat for the journey back to Entebbe. Some times the Shoebill may also be seen from the shores in the lagoon while coming into or when returning to Entebbe. Whatever the case may be, the boat trip through the lagoon is usually very rewarding for all of its birds.
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You'll end at
Entebbe
Entebbe, UgandaHotel in Entebbe/ Airport
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Important Information
Departure Point
Entebbe, Uganda
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Private transportation
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Expert guide
  • Pick-up and drop off to any hotel in Entebbe
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Mabamba Swamp Bird Watching
Exclusions
  • Visas
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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