We are more than delight to offer a memorable road trip to the magnificent Kidepo valley national park. The park is famous for harboring unique amazing wildlife and bird species that is rare in other national parks. It occupies an area of about 1442 square Kilometers. Enjoy a self-drive game viewing in the park and get lost in the incomparable stunning beauty of its landscape. The park landscape is blessed with open vast savannah vegetation combined with seasonal and permanent Oases.
Kidepo valley national park was gazetted in 1962 and it is an isolated park situated about 700 Kilometers from Kampala Capital city of Uganda. It houses over 475 bird species with the notable Somalia Ostrich and about 77 Mammal species.
Attractions and activities in Kidepo Valley national park
- Game viewing in Around Apoka tourism and Narus Valley
- Birding in Namamukweny and on the fringes of Narus valley
- Hiking on Lomeji Mountain
- Guide nature walk along the Kidepo River Valley and Namamukweny Valley.
How to get there
Kidepo valley national park can be accessed by private or public means by road or air transport. By road, you can opt to jump on a bus or use a private 4×4 safari Vehicle. The self drive road trip takes you through Jinja, Mbale, Soroti, Moroto and Kotido town and finally to the park. From Kampala to Kidepo valley national park, it is about 14 to 16 hours drive including the stop over points depending on which you have used It is important to note that there are various routes that can take to the park
Alternatively, for travelers that have issues of sitting in one vehicle for long, you can choose to jump on a flight transfer directly from Entebbe International Airport or Kajjansi airstrip to the Park. There are many scheduled Aircrafts at Entebbe that operate domestic transfer safari flights to different parks of the country. Such as; Eagle Air, Aerolink Uganda among others. The flight from Entebbe takes about 2 hours and you will land in Kidepo Airstrip.
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