5 DAY KIDEPO BIG 5 SAFARI

While on this memorable safari, expect to participate in Rhino Walking Safari, Game drives, Nature walks, community/Cultural visits. Kidepo Valley lies in the eastern arm of the Great Rift Valley and a home to over 77 mammal species including “TheBig 5” for bird lovers, the park boasts of over 475 bird species, these make this isolated magnificent park to rank among Africa’s finest wilderness.  

Day 1: Head to Gulu-Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.
The journey will start very early in the morning from Kampala hotel/Entebbe. On your way, you will have a stopover at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary that is now a home for the White Rhinos that have been re-introduced in Uganda, later have lunch and continue your way to Gulu. A long the way; you will be able to see one of the spectacular falls in Uganda-Karuma falls. Overnight at Boma Hotel Gulu.

Day 2: Head to Kidepo Valley National Park.
Following morning breakfast, drive to Kidepo Valley National Park. The Park lies in the rugged, semi arid valleys between Uganda’s borders with Sudan and Kenya. It has a large population of big game and boasts of over 77 mammal species as well as around 475 bird species. Kidepo is Uganda’s most isolated national park, but is the most magnificent and ranks among Africa’s finest wildernesses. You will arrive at your lodge in the National Park in time for lunch. Later on you will go for an evening game drive.

Overnight at UWA Bandas, Nga moru Wilderness or Apoka Safari Lodge.

Day 3: Game Drive and Nature Walk-Hot springs.
Following early breakfast, start your game drive. Kidepo National Park is home to elephant, zebra, giraffe, huge herds of buffalo, warthog, duiker, Jackson’s Hartebeest, lion, leopard, cheetah and hundreds of bird species. In the afternoon, have a nature walk to the Hot springs and later return to your lodge. You will have a night game drive. Overnight at UWA Bandas, Nga moru Wilderness or Apoka Safari Lodge.

Day 4: Game Drive and Community/Cultural Visits.

Following  your an early morning breakfast, embark on a morning game drive that will take you through the Narus Valley will also enable you to be in full sight of varieties of birds as well. In the evening you will drive to a nearby village where you will spend time with Karamajong people and have an insight into their way of life and beliefs. Overnight and dinner at UWA Bandas, Nga moru Wilderness or Apoka Safari Lodge.

Day 5: Game drive-Drive back to Kampala/Entebbe.
After your breakfast you will drive to Kampala arriving in the evening. Later you be dropped at the Airport and take your flight back home. End of your Safari 5 day Safari with Select Safaris Africa..