Kidepo National Park Uganda
Kidepo National Park also known as Kidepo game reserve is the biggest national park in Uganda followed by Murchison Falls with a wealth of wildlife and scenic beauty. Kidepo National Park is located in north-eastern horn of the country in Karamoja district and covers a neighbourhood of 1442 sq. kms.
Being drier than different Uganda National parks, this spectacular natural reserve contains a unique eco-system from the other area in the Republic of Uganda, giving guests a complete understanding of Uganda’s immense bio-diversity. Its secluded location provides the travellers a particular air of peace and tranquility within which to relax and luxuriate in the dramatic scenery and wildlife of northern Republic of Uganda.
Its mile far away from the noise and dust of the town it’s a totally different world altogether. Big skies, immense plains, inspiring views and wildlife all over you look. It offers breathless open savannah which is encircled by spectacular mountain landscape nowhere to be seen in Africa!
The park may be a home to elephants, zebras, giraffes, buffalos, warthogs, duikers, hartebeests, lions, leopards, cheetahs and many bird species. A game drive around Narus valley offers guests an opportunity to see the best concentration of Buffalos, and Elephants. Different animals that will be seen roaming around include: canine, Zebras, Roans bovid, waterbucks, warthogs, Jacksons antelope, Elands, or ibis, Cheetahs, Leopards, Klipspringer, and Lions etc.
The park has the highest concentration of birds endemic to Republic of Uganda like: Ostrich, Koori wading bird, vultures, pygmy falcons, Eagles etc
Special organized groups/individuals are given attention if they do want to visit the park any time
The distance is close to 500km.
Estimated transit time is close to 9-10 Hrs.
Kidepo Valley can be accessed by Air and Road Transport with Uganda Tour Operators