Discover Semuliki National Park in Uganda! This 3 Day Uganda safari will take you to the wilderness in Semuliki National Park. Enjoy the jungle to experience the wildlife, primates, birds, hot spring in Uganda.
Day 1: Drive to Semuliki National Park
After breakfast at your hotel/lodge in Kampala depart by road to Semuliki National Park.
You will have a brief stopover for lunch break in Fort Portal town before proceeding to the park. Enjoy the striking scenes of the Western Albertine rift valley as you drive to Bundibugyo town.
Semuliki has about 400 bird species mostly forest birds. There are 300 tree species recorded nowhere else in East Africa and 53 mammal species with 11 diurnal species. If possible you will a night game-drive is planned where one could see big cats, the slender and white- tailed mongoose, serval cats and diminutive nightjars among others.
Day 2: Nature walk and cultural Experience
You will begin with the most eye-catching item in Semuliki, the Sempaya hot springs. Along the same trail, you will see a number of bird species like blue –breasted kingfisher and Frasier’s ant-thrush and primates like the grey-checked mangabey and red-tailed monkey.
Continue to Mungilo waterfall and see more attractive birds specially if you are a birder. Alternatively you can opt to go down into the stunning gallery rainforest to track wild chimpanzees. Chimps are tracked by researchers in Semliki at dawn and dusk, as they tend to disappear in the middle of the day. In the afternoon you will go for cultural experience in the around communities.
Day 3: Drive to Kampala / Entebbe Airport
Breakfast at the lodge then depart for Kampala. Along the way you will have lunch and then continue to Kampala/Entebbe Airport.
Included in the price:
Airport transfer to/from
English speaking driver/guide
Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
Meals as described in the itinerary
Bottled mineral water in the vehicle
Entrance fees and ranger fees for National Parks
Activities mentioned in the program
Any optional activities
Meals and drinks not mentioned above
Items of personal nature