Malaria & Safety – 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

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Travel Alert

Safety

Toro-Semliki WR is a safe place to visit in our opinion. Other than employees of the reserve and tour operators, most people that you encounter will be tourists.

Malaria & Vaccinations

It is important to guard against malaria. Taking antimalarial medication and wearing a mosquito repellent (those containing DEET are most effective) is essential. Also recommended is covering up exposed skin in the evening. Ensure that you have the necessary vaccinations before you depart for Africa.

Wildlife Viewing and Primate Tracking

The risks that come with wildlife viewing can be limited greatly by listening to the advice and direction of your guide. And please take note of the wildlife viewing and chimp trekking safety precautions below.

Further advice on limiting dangers and annoyances when traveling:

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