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$1200 Multi-day & Extended Tours

4-Day Kidepo Wild Life Safari

Pickup from Kampala and travel to Kidepo Valley National ParkYou will start the drive to Kidepo with lunch en route at Gulu town Continue to drive past Kitgum town and be driven through Karamojaland up to Kdepo Vaelly National park. The park offers breathtaking Savannah landscapes, which end in rugged horizon. A huge latitudinal range and correspondingly wide climatic conditions have evolved an extremely diverse flora. Unique birds are found here like the Ostrich, kori bustard and secretary with 463 bird species. overnight at Apoka Rest Camp.Day 2: Two game drivesMorning after breakfast do a game drive. You will most likely be able to view those animals that are unique to the African Savannah like giraffes, antelopes, lions, elephants, hyenas, buffaloes and the Uganda Kobs. The splendid Kidepo river valley dominated by borassus palm forest, startling savannah landscape and the stunning view of the Narus valley situated in the southwest of the park. To the north of Sudan at the Lotukei Mountains and the Morongole range which marks the southern boundary of the park and ending the trail at the Kanangorok hot spring with a view of a number of faunas that can be seen wandering around like the tall Ostrich. After will be driven back to Park bandas for lunch and restingAfter lunch will take on another game drive in the evening exploring different wildlife in the area. Seeing herds of buffaloes, elephants and a variety of birds like ostrich herons, OR or visit the Kanangorok Hot Springs. Return to Apoka Rest Camp for dinner and overnight.Day 3: Another game drive in a different areaMorning and evening game drive in the park exploring different wildlife in the area. The game drive will give you a chance for bird watching having a chance to see some of the rear bird and animal species like the cheetah and hunting dog, bat fox and stripped hyena, gazelles, zebras, Rothschild’s giraffes, antelope species include roan antelope, bush buck, bohor reed buck Jackson's hartebeest, Buffaloes, Elands, Bushbucks, Waterbucks, Elephants and the jackal, From here you will understand by the end of the tour why their pride makes them slow to adapt to the dynamic world and their love for cattle is comparable to the better known Masai of Kenya and Tanzania. Return for overnight at Apoka Rest CampDay 4: Transfer back to kampala Morning after breakfast you will be driven back to Kampala. After stop for lunch on the way and proceed Arrival will be in the evening, then head to Entebbe airport for you' evening flight back home.

$1897 Private & Custom Tours

Africas' True Wilderness Safari

Day 1 - Drive From Kampala to Gulu Depending on your arrival time, your GoExplore Safaris representative will meet you at Entebbe international Airport and will transfer you to Kampala for -/+45 minutes have dinner then and relaxation for the long drive in the morning where you will have the best safari. Overnight at Bomah Hotel Day 2 - Drive from Gulu to Kidepo Valley National Park Very early in the morning have breakfast and later your driver guide will drive you entering Kidepo valley national park you will arrive mid-morning while enjoying a game drive enroute to your lodge. Arrive at Apoka Lodge check-in and have lunch later in the afternoon embark on your game drive to look out for the wild animals here you will have an encounter different residents of the park that include the Giraffes, Buffaloes, Elephants, Zebras, Lions and many other different animal and bird species. In the late evening head to the lodge for dinner. Overnight at Kidepo Sanavah Lodge Day 3 - Game drives at Kidepo Valley National Park 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.Overnight at Kidepo Sanavah Lodge Day 4 - Transfer to KampalaAfter your early morning breakfast prepare for your drive back to Kampala for -/+ 12 hours where you will have a stopover for lunch enroute in Gulu and later proceed with your journey.End of Your Safaris