Kidepo Valley National Park is Uganda’s most alluring destination for game viewing safaris. It boasts a strong wilderness atmosphere characterized by Borassus palms, Acacia trees, seasonal rivers which make an oasis and dry up in drought seasons to leave open valleys for wildlife. The hilly terrain and mountain ranges such as the Morungole form a stunning back drop for wildlife viewing. The rolling plains are crammed by large herds of cape Buffalos, African Elephants, Zebras and you may also have chance to spot Lions atop rock kopjes. On this safari, you will fly to Kidepo for a wildlife encounter.
Day 1: Domestic flight to Kidepo Valley National Park.
After breakfast at your overnight accommodation, transfer by a domestic flight from Kajjansi or Entebbe to the park at Lomoj airstrip. On arrival, you will be received by the guide and transfers you to the lodge, check-in and later proceed for a game viewing expedition on a safari drive through the park. Later you have lunch and then visit the Ike people; a mysterious cultural group living in the Morungole ranges. Retire for the night at the reserved accommodation: Meal Plan: Half Board: Overnight: At a selected hotel
Day 2: Game viewing and hiking Morungole.
Have breakfast at the lodge, later go for a game drive through the Narus valley, circuits through present you opportune moments to watch the wildlife at close range. Have a picnic lunch and later in the late afternoon - evening hours go for an adventurous hike to the summit of Morungole range which commands glorious views of the plains. This is a full day of activities to explore the jam packed reserve of Kidepo. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. Meal Plan: Full Board. Overnight: At a selected hotel
Day 3: Game viewing around Apoka and transfer back to Kampala
After breakfast, head to the area around Apoka camp where you will have a simple wildlife viewing opportunity on foot to watch the game at close range. Later, leave in time to catch the flight in the afternoon and be flown to Kajjansi. The guide will transfer you to your accommodation or back to the airport for your flight. Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch.
Ground transportation, Professional English speaking guide/driver, Accommodation during the tour and meals as the itinerary details, Park entrance and activity fees, Round trip hotel/airport transfers, Domestic flight to Kidepo
International Air tickets, Expenses of any personal nature, Additional meals and beverages outside the meal plan, Visas (can be arranged on request), Accommodation before and after the tour (arranged on request), All activities labeled as optional.