Shoebill and Equator Tour 1 day

tour summary
Visit Mabamba Swamp and the equator in one day. At the beautiful swamp, move forward with canoe to search for Shoebill and other bird species. Thereafter, visit the equator, the border of northern and southern hemisphere.

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duration 1 day / 0 night
starting point Kampala
means of transport
  • Private vehicle
  • Equator
  • Mabamba Swamp
  • Bird watching
  • Sightseeing
Equator / Kayabwe

Kayabwe is 80km south-west of Kampala, it is a point where the equator line crosses the Masaka Road. There are monuments, restaurants and souvenir shops.

Mabamba Swamp

One of the Ramsar site in Uganda located along the northern shore of Lake Victoria with over 300 species of birds. Also known for its rare bird species like shoebill stork and beautiful birds like Great Blue Turaco and African Pygmy Goose.
Geographic feature: Swamp, Size: ‎16,500ha
Activity: Bird watching

day 1
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Bird watching at Mabamba Swamp

Take a canoe ride along waterway in the beautiful swamp. Guide will search for Shoebill and other birds inhabit in this swamp. It takes about 2-3 hours.


Visit Equator at Kayabwe

Take photographs at the monuments.

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