Semliki Safari Lodge in the Semliki Valley

Posted by on April 17, 2016

Semliki Safari Lodge in the Semliki Valley– the African Wild Experience in Luxury and Style

Visit Semliki Valley and you are visitingSemliki Safari Lodge in the Semliki Valley the Congo when it comes to the natural surroundings without a Vjsa.


A stay at Semliki Safari Lodge in the Semliki Valley is a far cry from roughing it  in the African Bush – it is a luxurious experience of the African Wild of the vast Semiliki Valley with is savanna, tropical rainforest jungles, the Ituri River.This is one of the best locations for birders in Uganda, Chimpanzee Trekking, nature walks and Hikes, a visit to the Bambuti Pygmies and more.


 Semliki Safari Lodge in the Semliki Valley – just getting there is an experience as you come down the Western Rift Escarpment into the vast Semliki Valley. Once even British Royalty made their way here, the English Society of Fort Portal would not miss the Semliki Valley – it was one of the best spots for wildlife and it could boast of having male lions with the longest and thickest manes in all of East Africa.

The turbulent years visited Uganda  and the Semliki Valley lost its wildlife, that had been there in abundance.  Today the Semliki Valley is in its rebuilding stage, conservation projects abound and that is proven as one sees more and more of the animals once so visible here can be seen again.

The National Park and the Wildlife Reserve here are one of the best spots for birding in all of Uganda.  Portions of the valley is like a visit to the Congo without having to get your passport stamped.  The vast Ituri Forest of the Congo spills over into Uganda and you find primates, birds and wildlife not found elsewhere in Uganda, even the Semliki River looks like a smaller version the Congo from a birds eyes view above.

Semliki Lodge will be your home for a few nights as you stay in vast Semliki valley where a private tented cottage with bath will be your dwelling.  As safari lodge in the grand tradition of old – tented cottages, furnished with an African touch, bathrooms, decks to sit and take in the African wilderness around you with the savannah in front of you. Four poster beds to give you comfort for the night, Persian Carpets on the floor of your room, this is not like tenting that you might have known in the West, this is camping African Style at Semliki Safari Lodge.

The food here has received raves near and far and some consider it some of the best in Uganda.  Everything is made no premise, including the steaming hot breads, the soups, lunches, dinners and superb breakfasts.

Enjoy the swimming pool, the quiet comfort of the African wilderness with only the sounds of the African wild coming near you.  Here you can, go Chimpanzee tracking, partake in Guided walks and hiking , Jungle walks, go fishing, Birding, Nocturnal drives with spotlights, village visits, to name just a few.

While exploring the vast Semliki Valley enjoy your stay at the luxurious Semliki Lodge…


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