3 Days Semuliki National Park

3 DAY S

From $ 720

SAFARI TYPE

Private safari

DESTINATION

Uganda


Safari Overview

The Semuliki National Park protects an extension of the Ituri forest in the Democratic republic of Congo. It is located in western Uganda on the flow of the Rwenzori Mountains. The forest is home to 53 mammals, forest elephants, and buffaloes, Hippos and Crocodiles along the Semuliki River and several primates – Chimpanzee, red-cheeked mangabey, Central African red colobus and many reptiles and amphibians. 11 the mammals are endemic to the park, pygmy flying squirrel, Beecroft’s flying squirrel, water chevrotain, target rat, little collared fruit bat, bay duiker, forest buffalo, mona monkey. Semuliki has a spectacular birdlife with a record of 441 species recorded. The riverine habitat and grassland provide a safe haven for birds to live. Semuliki national park has 46 Guinea-Congo biome species, which are found only here in East Africa. The species to look out include, African Piculet, Maxwell’s Black Weaver, Blue-billed Malimbe, Yellow-throated Nicator, Black Dwarf Hornbill, Nkulengu Rail, Piping Hornbill, blue-billed malimbe, Yellow-throated Cuckoo and Leaf-love among others.

Itinerary

After breakfast at your hotel in Kampala depart to Semuliki National Park. The park is isolated in the southwestern part of Uganda in Bundibugyo district. Enjoy your lunch en-route and continue with your journey to the park. Check into your lodge for dinner and overnight stay. 

Accommodations:

Luxury Accommodation: Semliki Safari Lodge Mid-Range Accommodation: Ntoroko Game Lodge

Return to the lodge for lunch and have some time to relax by the pool and enjoy the tranquility of the Lodge. Late afternoon you will go for a game drive where you expect to see elephants, buffalo, leopard, lions, antelopes, big cats among other. Hippos and crocodiles can be seen along Semliki River. 

Accommodations:

Luxury Accommodation: Semliki Safari Lodge Mid-Range Accommodation: Ntoroko Game Lodge

After your breakfast, head out for the Batwa Experience, the Batwa as they call themselves are little people and traditionally live for what the forest gives to them. They are hunters and get food, shelter, medicine as well as the tools they need from the forest. Meet them in their village and experience their rich culture as well as buying handmade crafts from them. After this retire back to your lodge for lunch and later on your transfer to Kampala.

Prices


Accommodation Types1 pax2 pax3 pax4 pax5 pax6 pax
Mid range17321174112610451006942
Budget1373963878780764720


What's Included

• Transportation Costs

• All the activities as per the itinerary.

• Accommodation.

• All meals

• Entrance fees.

• Guide and Drive.

• En route meal plans.


What's Not Included

• All personal expenses.

• Travel insurance

• Return Tickets

• Visa Fees


From

$ 3,015 Per person sharing