6 Days Kidepo Valley Karamonjong Community Safari

6 Days Kidepo Valley Karamonjong Community Safari

Kidepo Valley National Park Safari

This 6-day safari to Kidepo national park will give you a chance to visit over two national parks including Kidepo itself and Murchison falls national park. While on this safari, you will have to do different game drives where you will get a chance to see animals like leopards, lions, and cheetahs to mention but a few. Additionally, you will also see different bird species such as ostriches and so many others.

Detailed Itinerary


Day 1: Travel from Kampala to Kidepo Valley National Park via Gulu highway.

Upon arrival, you will meet our guide who will transfer you to Kidepo national park a journey that will take you over a whole day.
Check-in at your lodging have dinner and an overnight stay.


Kidepo savannah lodge.


Day 2: Full-day safari in Kidepo National Park.

You should get up at the crack of dawn, eat breakfast, and then leave for a romantic safari trip in the breathtaking wildness of the Kidepo. Drive through Kidepo’s two main biomes, from the savanna/acacia grasslands of the Narus Valley in the south to the semi-arid short grass of Kidepo Valley in the north close to the border with South Sudan, and enjoy the beautiful sunrise over the rugged horizon and savanna/acacia grasslands. The Cheetah, Stripped Hyena, Aardwolf, Bat-eared Fox, and Caracal are just a few of the rare cats that can only be seen in Kidepo National Park in Uganda.
Lions, leopards, zebras, giraffes, waterbucks, Jackson’s hartebeest, oribi, and warthogs are additional species. One of the noticeable birds in this park that you cannot locate in any other park in Uganda is the ostrich. The renowned Sand River and the Kanangorok Hot Springs, both located in the Kidepo Valley to the north of the park, are not to be missed. One of the most romantic safari experiences is having a picnic lunch by the dry riverbed in Kidepo if it’s a dry day. For dinner and the night, you will return to the lodge.

Kidepo savannah lodge.


Day 3: Morning safari in Kidepo National Park and afternoon Karimojong community tour.

Your guide will pick you up from your lodging and drive you to Kidepo Valley National Park this early morning in preparation for another safari adventure. During this game drive, you’ll explore more game trails to see more animals and take in the stunning scenery. A walking safari is an alternative where you are guided by a park ranger on a stroll to observe wildlife up close while you take in the stunning countryside. Head back to the resort to relax until lunch. After lunch, you will visit a local Karamajong tribe settlement where you will get to interact with them. The Karamajong are quite similar to the well-known Masai of Kenya. Find out about their customs, cultures, special homes, decorations, and crafts. A traditional dance performance will also be presented to you. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.


Apoka lodge.


Day 4: From Kidepo National Park to Murchison Falls National Park.

Have breakfast early and depart for Murchison Falls National Park. Along the way, you will have a stopover in Gulu to have lunch and then continue with your journey to Murchison Falls. Arrive at Murchison in the late afternoon, Check in at your lodge, refresh up, and relax for the rest of the day.
Dinner and overnight stay at Fort Murchison Lodge.


Fort Murchison lodge.


Day 5: Morning game drive and afternoon boat safari on the Nile with Murchison Falls hike.

Get up early for a breakfast snack, tea, or coffee at 6 a.m., then head out for a morning game drive in the park to see a variety of animals, birds, and stunning savanna scenery. Discover the vast grasslands in the park’s northern region, where you will encounter a lot of different kinds of games.
Buffaloes, Lions, Uganda Kob, Giraffes, Jackson’s Hartebeest, Oribi, Hyena, leopards, Baboons, Patas Monkeys, and other animals have all been spotted. The stunning Carmine Bee-eater and Abyssinian Ground Hornbill are prominent throughout the game drive, demonstrating the abundance of birds. After a four-hour wildlife drive, guests return to the resort for lunch. Transfer to Paraa for a Nile cruise to the base of the Murchison Falls after lunch. You can see a variety of wildlife along the Nile, including Hippos, Crocodiles, Elephants, and other game that come to drink and cool off in the water, during this leisurely ride of around two hours. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the strongest waterfall in the world, the Nile, as it crashes through a 7-meter-wide gap in the rocks and erupts into the whirlpool below before continuing on a calm course that is home to a variety of wildlife that you can see while on the boat ride. Transfer back to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.


Murchison river lodge.


Day 6: Transfer back to Kampala.

After your morning breakfast, check out and embark on your journey back to Kampala which will take you over 5 to 6 hours to arrive with a stopover at Kabarega Diners for lunch. You will be dropped at your favorite location point depending on your program.

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The package excludes.

English-speaking guide.
All activities are included in the itinerary.

The package excludes.

Alcoholic drinks.
Entry visas.
International flights.