Uganda Flying Tour to Murchison Falls & Semliki, 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour
Overview of the Uganda Flying Tour to Murchison Falls & Semliki, 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour
6 Days Flying Tours to Murchison Falls Semliki, Uganda Flying Tour, Luxury Uganda Flying Tours in Uganda
This is a 6 Day Uganda flying safari Tour of Murchison Falls National park and Semuliki National Park. You will Experience the unmatched game viewing in Murchison Falls NP i.e. Rothschild giraffes, elephants, Cape Buffaloes, a wide variety of antelopes including Jackson’s Hartebeest, Kobsm water bucks, Oribis among others. You will be thrilled by the Majestic Murchison Falls – the most powerful waterfall in the world and the greatest natural feature to eve happen on the Nile River as well as the Primate tracking in Semuliki Wildlife Reserve, another diverse habitat with incredible wildlife in Uganda and the extension of Congo forest biome. Semuliki Forest is one of the richest areas of flora and fauna diversity in Africa, with high concentration of Albertine endemic species. The night game drive in Semuliki will reward you with several sightings of unique nocturnal wildlife.
6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Safari Highlight;
Day 1 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Highlight: Arrive in Uganda (Entebbe International Airport) & transfer to the Hotel
Day 2 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Highlight: Fly from Entebbe International Airport to Murchison Falls National Park
Day 3 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Highlight: Game Drive in Murchison Falls National Park & afternoon Chimpanzee trekking in Budongo Forest
Day 4 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Highlight: Fly to from Murchison (Pakuba Airfield) to Toro – Semuliki Wildlife Reserve
Day 5 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Highlight: Primate Tracking in Semuliki Forest National Park
Day 6 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Highlight: Fly back to Kampala
6 Days Uganda Flying Tour Detailed itinerary Safari
Day 1 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour: Arrive in Uganda (Entebbe International Airport) & transfer to the Hotel
Meet our guide at Entebbe Airport who will warmly welcome you and transfer you to your hotel.
Day 2 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour: Fly from Entebbe International Airport to Murchison Falls National Park
After your early breakfast your tour guide will transfer you to Entebbe International Airport for your scheduled flight to Pakuba offered by Aero link Uganda as you start this Uganda safari. On the way you will have an aerial view of the flat landscapes of Central Uganda, the sights of Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, River Kafu, Budongo forest and the meandering Nile River before approaching Murchison Falls National Park. Upon landing, you find the safari vehicle waiting for you with your safari guide to cross with the ferry to the southern section to visit the top of the falls. You will see the mighty river exploding through a narrow gorge of less than 7m flowing down a distance of about 43m forming a plume of spray marked by a trademark rainbow and thunderous roar. You settle for lunch at Paraa Safari Lodge and in the afternoon go for a fascinating boat ride on the Nile to the bottom of the falls known to harbour plenty of fauna and avifauna all at your disposal as you enjoy your launch cruise. You will see Hippos, crocodiles plus a range of bird species at the shores with the rare shoe bill among.
Day 3 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour: Game Drive in Murchison Falls National Park & afternoon Chimpanzee trekking in Budongo Forest
To discover the secrets of a Uganda safari to Murchison falls, early in the morning you will go for a game drive in the northern circuit of the park to catch up with early risers such as Lions, leopards, giraffes, Uganda Kob, waterbucks, Jackson’s Hartebeests, Oribis among others. Get back to the lodge for breakfast after which but with packed lunch you will proceed to Kaniyo Pabidi Forest-a natural forest within Budongo sector for chimpanzee tracking and an excellent birding haven for birders. You have possibilities of encountering birds like the chocolate-backed Kingfisher, the white-thigh hornbill, and puvel’s illadopsis that are specific to this area and nowhere else in East Africa.
Day 4 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour: Fly to from Murchison (Pakuba Airfield) to Toro – Semuliki Wildlife Reserve
After breakfast you will transfer to Pakuba Airstrip for a private chartered plane to Toro – Semliki Wildlife Reserve. Situated in the basin of the Western rift Valley, Semliki National Park is one of the most diverse habitats in Africa with a vegetation of open acacia-combretum woodland and grassy savannah, intercepted with patches of borassus palm forest, significant belts of riparian woodland along the main watercourses plus some extensive swamps towards Lake Albert. The area is famous for both savannah and forest elephants as well as buffaloes, the leopards, civets, potto, bush babies, mona monkeys, nine species of Duikers, including the Bay Duiker (Cephalophus dorsalis) and the Pygmy Flying Squirrel (Idiuus zenkeri) endemic to the area and water chevrotains.
Accommodation: Semliki Safari Lodge, Wild Camping
Day 5 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour: Primate Tracking in Semuliki Forest National Park
Embark on the primate walk in Semliki Forest to explore a range of primates including Chimpanzees, Grey cheeked mangabey, Olive Baboons, Black and whote Colobus Monkeys, Blue and red tailed monkey, Central African Red colobus, De Brazza monkey, Dent’s Mona Monkey and Vervet monkeys. It is a full day exploration in the forest with sights of birds and impressive flora of Semliki forest. Retire for overnight.
Accommodation: Semliki Safari Lodge, Wild Camping
Day 6 of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour: Fly back to Entebbe
After your breakfast transfer to Semuliki airstrip for your flight back to Kajansi/ Entebbe depending on your back home flight details.
End of the 6 Days Uganda Flying Tour.
Transport Means to Your Safari Destinations
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Accommodations/ Safari Lodges/ Safari Hotels to Your Safari Destinations
More lodging options in Murchison
Paraa Safari Lodge located on the banks of the River Nile in Murchison Falls National Park’s northern section. The lodge commenced operation in 1954 and presents Upmarket / Luxury accommodation to the Uganda safari undertakers.
More lodging options in Queen Elizabeth
Kasenyi Safari Camp is positioned on Lake Bunyampaka rim the Queen Elizabeth National Park presenting midrange / standard accommodation establishment within Queen Elizabeth National Park.
More lodging options in Kibale
Kyaninga Lodge is a luxury / upmarket accommodation establishment located in the backdrop of the legendary Rwenzori Mountains on the rim of Lake Kyaninga one of the myriad crater lakes in the area.
General Safari Inclusions
- Gorilla Permit (for gorilla trekking safaris)
- Chimpanzee Permit (for chimpanzee trekking safaris)
- Full Board Accommodation on Safari
- Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
- Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
- Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
- Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
- Bottled water while on safari
- Border crossing fees (for cross border safaris)
General Safari Exclusions
- General tips for the driver guide, site guides and service staff at the lodges
- Laundry Services
- Other Beverages / drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
- International Flights (Arranged on request)
- Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
- Optional Activity fees
- Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
- Airport Transfer (Arranged on request)
- Accommodation in Kampala or Kigali unless it is part of the Itinerary (Arranged on request)
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