Kidepo Valley National park is located in Kaabong District, in the north eastern corner tucked between the borders with Southern Sudan and Kenya. Its location is approximately 700km, by road, northeast of Kampala, Uganda’s capital and largest city.
The Kidepo Valley National Park is one of Uganda’s most spectacular parks that offers breathtaking savannah landscapes outlined by distant mountain ranges. Kidepo ranks among Africa’s finest wildernesses with a variety of animal species some of which are found nowhere else in Uganda. Montane forest dominate the mountain ranges, while areas along the Narus River support dense Acacia Geradi forest. The seasonal Kidepo River has a white bed of white sand between the banks covered with Borassus palm forest. The Katurum kopje in the southern end provides stunning views north across the valley towards the Morungole mountain range.
At 10.00 am you will be transferred to the Entebbe Airport and check in for your Aerolink flight to Kidepo which departs at 12.30hrs and you will arrive at 14.45hrs then you are transferred to Apoka Safari Lodge. At 4.00 pm we take a game drive along Narus River to view elephants, herds of buffaloes, jackals and lions then return to the lodge.
Dinner and overnight at Apoka Safari Lodge. (D)
After an early breakfast we proceed for a game drive to Kanangorok hot spring and view a variety of animals including and big birds like the ostrich then return to the Lodge for Lunch. At 4.00 pm you will visit the Karamajong village where you will brace yourself for a wonderful real-life experience with Karamajong culture and entertainment.
Dinner and overnight at Apoka Safari Lodge. (B, L, D)
After an early breakfast you go for a walking safari to the Katarum kopje, enjoy a nature walk, and then return to the lodge for lunch. At 2.00 pm we go to the airstrip for our Aerolink flight to Entebbe which departs at 15.00 hrs. Arriving at 16.30 hrs. Then you are transferred to Kampala in the evening.
- Accommodation based on full board
- Park Fees and associated activities as per the itinerary
- Air Transport
- International Air tickets
- Personal insurance
- Souvenirs and Tips
- All optional activities
- Personal expenses such as drinks, telephone calls etc.