4 Days Safari to Kidepo Park Uganda.
Day 1: A transfer from Kampala to Kidepo.
Our Safari guide will pick you up at 6:00 am after your early morning breakfast and you head out to Kidepo national Park. The drive takes you through different regions of this beautiful country. Your guide will be in a position to point out the different tribes and their culture as you traverse through each region. Reach Kidepo valley national park in the evening. It is a unique park with fascinating landscapes ranging from mountains, valleys and Savannahs. Unique birds like the ostrich, secretary bird plus 460 different species can be spotted here. This park also boasts of rare game like the rock hyrax, bat eared fox, striped hyena, Caracal and the cheetah. The remoteness of this park has favored animals to survive and multiply easily. Have dinner and overnight at Kidepo savannah lodge (mid-range), Apoka lodge or Apoka rest camp.
Day 2: Game drive and a cultural visit.
After your morning breakfast, drive to Kidepo Narus valley in search for the early morning predators (lions, leopards, hyenas, jackals) before they head back to their hideouts. Other animals like the giraffes, elephants, rock hyrax, buffaloes, Zebras will be spotted on this morning game drive. This park also contains a variety of antelopes which include the Topi, Uganda kobs, elands, water bucks, dikers and Bush backs.
A lunch break will be had at the lodge and after we shall head out to the community for a cultural tour. The IK and the karamojong tribes living near this park still seem to live behind civilization. These warrior like tribes still hold on to their ancient traditions and culture strongly and they are so similar to the Masai in Kenya and Tanzania. This tour will take you through their history/origin and how they associate. Enjoy and participate in their cultural dance and after head back to the lodge for relaxation. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Visit the Kanangorok hot springs.
After your breakfast drive to Kanangorok to view the beautiful hot springs. A chance to see a remarkable number of ostriches on this drive. If you are lucky, you might spot the cheater resting under one of the savannah trees.
After your lunch, another evening game drive will be taken for another opportunity to view more game. Take time to see the game that we didn't spot previously. You will also have a chance to view some unique birds of this region since most are active at this time of the day. Birds like the rare karamojong apalis, black breasted barbet, superb Sterling, Egyptian vulture, pygmy falcon, verreaux's eagle might be spotted along this drive.
Dinner and overnight at your lodge.
Day 4: Transfer to Kampala/ Entebbe
After your morning breakfast you will head back to Kampala or get dropped off at the airport to catch up with your late evening flight. A lunch stop will be made on your way back.
Note: If you would like to take a direct flight to Kidepo national park, please notify us prior to commencement of your Safari.
-1300 USD for 1 pax.
-900 USD for 2 pax per person.
-750 USD for 3 pax per person.
Prices are subject to change as the group increases.
Package price includes
- An English speaking Safari guide.
- A comfortable Safari car.
- Park entry fees.
- Cultural tour.
- Game drives as per itinerary.
- Accommodation with meals.
- Enroute Lunches
- All Fuel costs
- Bottled water on Safari.
- Personal insurance.
- All expenses not mentioned in the itinerary.
- Alcoholic an soft drinks.
- Top of the falls viewing
- Morning game drive
- Afternoon Boat ride
- Top of the Falls Hike
- En-route lunch
- Chimp tracking
- Bigodi community excursion/nature walk
- Evening Game drive
- Dinner & Overnight
- Morning Game drive
- Afternoon Boat ride
- Equator stop over