Kidepo National Park, located in northeastern Uganda is one of the best places you must visit while in Uganda. Commonly referred to as the true African wilderness, this park is blessed with abundance of wildlife, beautiful scenery and the interesting cultures of the surrounding Karamojong communities. This Itinerary will get you closer to both wildlife and the cultures.
Day 01: Fly to Kidepo Valley National Park from Entebbe
Depending on your arrival time, your safari guide will meet you at Entebbe Airport and thereafter connect you for an internal flight to Kidepo valley national Park. Sometimes referred to as the true African wilderness, this park is one of the remotest and virgin tourism destinations in Uganda blessed with abundance of wildlife, beautiful scenery and rich local cultures of the surrounding Karamojong communities. Upon arrival at Kidepo Valley national Park, you will be transferred to Apoka Safari Lodge for dinner and an overnight stay (Full Board).
Day 02: Full day Game viewing at Kidepo National Park
You will have full day game viewing at the park. After your breakfast, you will head into the park, driving through the park, here you will have an encounter with different residents of the park that include the Giraffes, Buffaloes, Elephants, Zebras, Lions and many other different animal and bird species. You will return to the lodge for lunch and afternoon relaxation. Later in the evening, you will have a sunset game drive in the park then return for dinner and an overnight stay at Apoka Safari Lodge.
Day 03: Morning game drives and afternoon community walks
After breakfast, you will set off for another game drive at Kidepo. Explore the park to its fullest as you encounter different animal and bird species. Later in the afternoon, you will have a community walk to the local Karamojong communities who live around the park. These communities have got unique cultures and ways of life that will give you an experience with the true African cultures.
Day 04: Transfer to Entebbe
After your breakfast, you will prepare for a transfer to Apoka airstrip where you will be transferred to Entebbe International airport. You will arrive in time and prepare for your international flight
End of safari.