4 Days Kidepo Valley Safari
The 4 days kidepo valley safari takes you to Kidepo valley national park – one of the top leading destinations for wildlife and nature lovers. It is situated in north eastern Uganda about 10 hours’ drive from Kampala. The park has a remote and wild savannah landscapes that will need you to have a 4×4 safari car. The trip gives you a chance to enjoy the authentic touch and feel the beauty of Africa. Kidepo national park is a well-known home for huge numbers of animal species and other engrossing attractions like the Narus River that bisects the park to form a magnificent panoramic terrain, Kidepo valley, mountain Morungule and so much more.
- Game drive
- Cultural encounter
- Hiking Morungole mountain
- Visiting Ik tribe of people
Day1: Transfer to Kidepo valley national park
After your morning breakfast, meet and greet your with your driver guide and set off the journey to Kidepo valley national park. One of the things you should know is that this park is far away from Kampala therefore you will have to wake up so early in the morning prepare for the long journey and overcome the traffic jam. Enjoy lunch enrouteand proceed with the journey, you will delight in several short stopovers to enable you stretch, purchase some refreshments and some snacks that give you accompany as you view beautiful sceneries along the way. Upon arrival check in at the lodge, have dinner and an overnight stay.
Day2: Morning game drive and cultural experience
After your morning breakfast, move out for a morning game drive to navigate the park as you look for the fabulous wildlife. The game drive gives chance to enjoy the great sightings of the intriguing landscapes, marvelous wildlife that tend to be exceedingly active at this time. You spot animals like zebras, elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, occasional cheetahs and so many colorful birds. This park is also another dazzling site for birding adventure having unique species like the Somali ostrich. Other bird species include; Abyssinian scimitar bill, greater kestrel, Jackson’s hornbill, chestnut weaver and many more.
After the unforgettable exploration, return back to the lodge and in the afternoon enjoy a guided nature walk that takes you to experience numerous landscapes on foot. As you are enjoying the walking trip, see various birds, animals and grab an insight to experience the beauty of the park.
Day3: Hiking Morungole Mountain and community visit to the IK people
Wake up early in the morning for breakfast and drive to the park headquarters for briefing about the hiking activity. Later on go to the starting point and start the hike to mountain Morungole. This mountain is raised on an elevation of 2,750 meters above sea level, it is situated in the southern section of the park. Climbing this mountain is really exhausting though it gives a lifetime lively memory. Ascending and descending from this mountain takes you about 8 hours depending on your level of physical fitness. On reaching the summit of the mountain, get an opportunity to meet and interact with the IK tribe of people who are living as a small community here. Delight in observing their culture, daily activities like cattle keeping and also entertainment through their traditional dances and songs. After, your driver guide takes you back to the park so when you reach, fill free to dine and an overnight stay.
Day4: Departure back to Kampala
This is the last day of your precious trip, in this you need to wake up very early in the morning for breakfast, check out of the lodge and set off for Kampala. Enjoy your lunch en-route as your driver takes you to Kampala and on reaching late in the evening, your driver drops you at your booked hotel of residence in Kampala.
End of the trip
- Private transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
- All activities included in the itinerary
- Park entry fees
- Enroute lunches
- Drinking water
- Driver’s allowances
- All accommodation and meals
Are you nature and jungle friendly? Would you love a memorable adventurous trip? Kidepo valley national park is blessed with everything you would love to experience; a trip here allows you to enjoy that kind of dream safari that offers you long lasting memories. In case you need a safari to this enchanting park please do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call us directly on +256-775630809 or 0784912876 speak to our customer care personnel.