Overview of the 2 Days Semuliki Birding Safari Uganda Safari / 2 Days Uganda Birding Safari to Semuliki National Park with Nature Hike
Semuliki National Park is found in Uganda in the western district of Bundibugyo which is about 360km from Kampala the capital of Uganda. Semuliki National Park Uganda traverses the savanna plains at the base of mountain Ruwenzori. The western end of this park is covered by the extension of Ituri tropical lowland forests which makes it the only truly tropical lowland forest in Uganda. Semuliki National Park has quite a varied number of attractions buts its highly rated for its numerous bird species which total to 441bird species that come with both the congo biome and Albertine rift endemic species some of these birds in Semuliki include the Nkulengu rail, yellow-throated cuckoo, piping hornbill, black dwarf hornbill, red-billed hornbill, red-rumped tinkerbird, African piculet, white-throated blue swallow, Maxwell’s black weaver, lemon billed crombec, orange checked waxbill and many more. Other attractions here include chimpanzees, forest elephants and buffaloes, the pygmy flying squirrel, grey-cheeked mangabeys, Ugandan red colobus monkeys, red-tailed monkeys and many others.
Highlights of the 2 Days Semuliki Birding Safari Uganda Safari / 2 Days Uganda Birding Safari to Semuliki National Park with Nature Hike
Day 1 of the 2 Days Semuliki Birding Safari Uganda Safari: Transfer from Kampala to Semuliki and engage in an afternoon birding session
Day 2 of the 2 Days Semuliki Birding Safari Uganda Safari: Morning hiking session then transfer back to Kampala
Detailed itinerary of the 2 Days Semuliki Birding Safari Uganda Safari / 2 Days Uganda Birding Safari to Semuliki National Park with Nature Hike
Day 1 of the 2 Days Semuliki Birding Safari Uganda Safari / 2 Days Uganda Birding Safari to Semuliki National Park with Nature Hike
Ready yourself for a Uganda safari pick up which is done very early in the morning from any hotel in Entebbe or Kampala and this is done by any of our guides who make a good company for you while you enjoy your Uganda tour as he helps you make meaning out of Uganda’s natural beauty as well as its people. On a clear day enjoy a heart mellowing sunrise as the sunrays sheer through the clouds to warm you up for a thrilling Uganda safari tour that has began. Make a lunch stop in Fort portal and enjoy an impeccably well-crafted Uganda traditional lunch with a sole aim of giving you the best taste of Uganda’s goodness.
After this belly filing lunch transfer to kick start this Uganda bird watching safari with a transfer to Semuliki National Park which takes about 1.5 hours as Semuliki Park lies about 60km from fort portal. On arrival to the park centre, have a short briefing before commencing your Uganda bird watching safari expedition into the forest in the company of a professional and experienced guide who will lead you to numerous birding spots inside the forest. During this Uganda bird watching excursion, you will encounter several of the441bird species that are found here such as Nkulengu rail, yellow-throated cuckoo, piping hornbill, black dwarf hornbill, red-billed hornbill, red-rumped tinkerbird, African piculet, white-throated blue swallow, Maxwell’s black weaver, lemon billed crombec. End day 1 of this Uganda tour with a transfer to your already pre-booked lodge for an overnight stay and dinner.
Luxury: Kyaninga Lodge, Mountains of the Moon
Mid Range: Mountains of the Moon, Fort Motel, Fort Fun City Hotel
Budget; Kirumia Guest House, Bumuga Camp Site, UWA Bandas
Day 2 of the 2 Days Semuliki Birding Safari Uganda Safari / 2 Days Uganda Birding Safari to Semuliki National Park with Nature Hike: Wake up early in the morning on this second day of your safari in Uganda and get greeted by sweet and melodic singing of the birds as they also welcome the new day in their own style. Make your way to the dining room and enjoy a nice and heavy breakfast. After this breakfast, get into the safari van and transfer to the park to begin your Uganda hiking safari following the Kirumia trail. For all the nature fanatics, this trail offers you the best opportunity to explore Semuliki as this trail gives you ample time with nature since it lasts between 6-8 hours. During this hike expect to meet more of the bird species that exist here as well as other wild mammals of Semuliki National Park like chimpanzees, monkeys and many others.
Although this 2 days tour in Uganda has given a chance to explore Semuliki National Park, Uganda is still spectacularly blessed with a variety of attractions and the next you chance to come to Uganda, make time to visit Lake Mburo National Park. Dubbed the whispers of the wild, Lake Mburo National Park Uganda is gifted with numerous attractions that will make your Uganda wildlife safari here worthwhile. Some of the attractions in Lake Mburo National Park Uganda that will definitely allure your attention are the numerous Burchells zebras that roam the vast savanna plains Lake Mburo, you can easily spot some of the big cats here like the leopards and lions. Other Uganda safari attractions in Lake Mburo National Park include giraffes, hippos, Nile water crocodiles, 350 bird species, cape buffaloes and many more. While on a Uganda safari here you got a myriad of Uganda safari activities in Lake Mburo National Park to engage in such as game drives, boat cruise over the Lake Mburo, birding, horse riding biking and many more. On your safari in Uganda to Lake Mburo, you can choose to stay in a variety of Uganda safari accommodations in Lake Mburo National Park such As Mihingo Lodge, Mburo Acardia Cottages, Eagle Nest Camp. How to get to Lake Mburo National Park? Getting to Lake Mburo National park shouldn’t worry to you as it lies only 250km or 3 hours journey from Kampala city Uganda’s capital.
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