​Getting There – Toro-Semliki WR

Ariadne van Zandbergen
Expert
By Ariadne van Zandbergen

Ariadne is a renowned Africa expert. She and her husband form a team who write and update many Bradt guides, including the guide to Uganda.

Ariadne is a renowned Africa expert. She and her husband form a team who write and update many Bradt guides, including the guide to Uganda.

Ariadne is a renowned Africa expert. She and her husband form a team who author the Bradt guide to Uganda.

Ariadne and her husband form a team who author the Bradt guide to Uganda.

Travel Alert

Travel restrictions and additional entry requirements may apply for Uganda due to the coronavirus pandemic and if so, can change from day-to-day. Please visit our coronavirus page to stay informed about the latest developments.

Travel Alert

Toro-Semliki Wildlife Reserve is only 1 hour’s drive from Fort Portal (the closest town to Kibale National Park). The reserve is located about 300km/180mi from Kampala. The direct drive takes 6 to 8 hours. It is also possible to fly to the airstrip by scheduled or chartered aircraft from Entebbe International Airport (EBB) or Kajjansi Airfield near Kampala.

One enters Uganda through Entebbe International Airport (EBB) near the town of Entebbe, located about 46km/29mi from the capital, Kampala. Your tour operator will usually arrange for your pick-up from the airport, and arrange any travel needed as part of your safari package.

Airlines & Ticket Prices

Please check Skyscanner to see which airlines can take you to Entebbe International Airport (EBB), and what tickets would cost.

Domestic Flights

Your safari package most likely includes flights between parks, which are organized by your tour operator. The following carriers run regularly scheduled flights to Toro-Semliki:

  • Fly Uganda (flies from Kajjansi Airfield)
  • Aerolink (flies from Entebbe, a minimum of four passengers is required)

Passport, Visa & Other Entry Requirements

Please check our Getting There – Uganda page to learn more about passport, visa and other entry requirements.

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