3 Days Uganda Semiliki Safari Tour
3 Days Uganda Semiliki Safari Tour package takes you to western part of Uganda in Bundibugyo district just close to the beautiful town of Fort portal. Semiliki National park is a home of more than 55 mammal species, some of the animals include white tailed monkeys, slender mongoose, leopards, elephants, vervet monkeys, cats and many more ,300 recorded tree species among others. Moreover, is a true birders haven with over 400 species of birds thus becoming the one of the best birding safari destination in Uganda. The park is also famous for its magnificent hot springs. It is approximately 5 to 6 hours by drive to access there.
Highlights of 3 Days Uganda Semiliki Safari Tour
- Day 1: Transfer to Semuliki National Park-Night game drive
- Day 2: Explore the park-visit the Sempaya hot springs, waterfalls, Game drive
- Day 3: Return to Kampala /Airport
Day 1: Transfer to Semiliki National Park
Transfer to Semiliki National Park: You will wake up, have breakfast from the hotel, our driver or guide picks you up and transfer you to Semiliki national park, but has you will be on the way heading to the park. The driver will give you a short briefing about the 3 days Uganda Semiliki Safari Tour. You will reach Fort portal town have lunch Enroute. After lunch, proceed to the park. On your arrival at the park, check in at the lodge. Have lunch relax at the lodge.
Night game drive: Later on in the evening, go for night game drive in the park. You will be able to see nocturnal animals. Drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
- Semiliki Safari Lodge
- Ntoroko Game Lodge
- Bumaga Cottage
Day 2: Explore the Park
Explore the park: Wake up, have breakfast with delicious snacks, after drive to the park to visit the Sempaya hot spring which are the hallmark attractions in Semiliki. These hot spring have a geyser that shoots up from the 8 meters’ hole and the waters is at a high temperature. The most amazing thing about this springs is that one can carry his matooke, eggs and boils them in this springs and can take few minutes to get ready. This is the largest hot spring in Uganda and it has attracted many tourists. After visiting the springs, you can go along the trails where the hot springs are located and be able to see various number of bird species like Blue breasted kingfisher as well as seeing primates such as red tailed monkeys, grey cheeked mangabey. Proceed to walk along Mendillo waterfall where you will able to see notable bird species and this is the right place for birders while in Semiliki. Back to the lodge and have lunch.
Game drive: After having lunch, go for afternoon game drive. You will be able to see different animals such as big cats, antelopes, elephants, buffaloes, lions among others, drive to Semiliki River and be able to see crocodiles and hippos. Drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay in the same lodge.
Day 3: Back to Kampala/Airport
Back to Kampala: Wake up on lazy morning, enjoy breakfast served at the lodge, check out and drive out of the park back to Kampala with a stopover in Fort portal for picnic Lunch. Then embark to the journey to Kampala to be dropped at the hotel or at the Entebbe Airport to catch up your flight back home.
End of 3 Days Uganda Semiliki Safari Tour
- Full board accommodation
- Walking safari
- Bottled water
- An English speaking guide
- A4x4 WD safari vehicle with fuel
- Pick up and drop off
- Meals as per itinerary
- International flight
- Travel insurance
- Laundry service
- Optional activities