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7 Days Murchison Falls and Kidepo Valley National Park

This is tour combines two great national parks in Uganda. It will take you to Kidepo Valley National Park for game drives, scenic Views and then to Murchison Falls National Park for game activities and boat cruises on the mighty River Nile. Kidepo Valley National Park is located on Uganda ‘s border with Sudan and Kenya in the extreme corner in the Northeast of the country. The park comprises rolling Savannah grasslands and rugged spectacular mountain landscape. The park is accessible by road or by Air from Entebbe . Kidepo is considered one of the wildest, original African parks in Africa , offering a great experience of nature and game viewing.

per adult from

$2,678

AUD

Duration

5 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • Airport transfers on first and last day
    • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
    • Services of an English speaking driver guide
    • Fuel for the whole trip
    • Accommodation (mid range) and meal plan as per the itinerary
    • 1 day pre-tour accommodation in Kampala / Entebbe
    • All park entry & activities fees
    • Game drives and boat activities in Murchison Falls
    • Game drives in Kidepo Valley National Park
    • Zziwa Rhino tracking fees
    • Bottled water while in the vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • Pre and post tour accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
    • International airfares
    • Uganda Visa (USD 50) which can be paid on arrival at the Airport
    • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry
  • Day 1: Kampala - Kitgum.

    After breakfast, you will drive to Kitgum town in Northern Uganda. You will have an opportunity to cross river Nile and of course kaluma falls before proceeding to Kitigum town for overnight. We stop in Gulu town for lunch then break the would be long journey to Kidepo Valley National Park at Kitgum town for an over night.

    Destination: Kidepo Valley National Park
    Accomodation: Boma Hotel Kitgum
    Meals:Lunch & Dinner
    Drinks: Drinking Water


    Day 2: Kitgum - Kidepo Valley National Park & Evening game drive

    After breakfast preferably very early in the morning, drive to Kidepo Valley National Park. On your way, you will enjoy some scenic views of the few hills that separate Acholi Land and Karamoja, you will not miss the great Manyatas on the way, cross some few seasonal rivers and arrive Kidepo Valley National Park in time for Lunch, relaxation and an evening game drive in Narus Valley.
    Main Destination: Kidepo Valley National Park
    Accommodation:
    High end/ Luxury facilities: – Apoka Safari Lodge, Adere Safari Lodge
    Mid range/ Moderate facilities: Ngamoru Wilderness Camp
    Budget/Low facilities: Apoka Rest Camp | UWA Bandas
    Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    Drinks: Drinking Water

    Day 3: Morning Game drive in Narus Valley

    After a warm cup of tea/coffee, drive to Narus Valley for your morning game drive. Narus Valley is popular for mammals such as elephants, giraffes, buffaloes antelopes, zebras and birds. Being the only permanent water point, many animals come to Narus valley to drink water and feed. Its where you will find the largest buffalo herds than you can find anywhere on planet earth. Chances of spotting big cats hunting are very high as well. If lucky, you may spot the rare cheetahs too. Return to the Lodge for lunch, relaxation and then return to Narus Valley for an evening game drive.

    Main Destination: Kidepo Valley National Park
    Accomodation:
    High end/ Luxury facilities: – Apoka Safari Lodge, Adere Safari Lodge
    Mid range/ Moderate facilities: Ngamoru Wilderness Camp
    Budget/Low facilities: Apoka Rest Camp | UWA Bandas
    Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    Drinks: Drinking Water


    Day 4: Game drive in Narus and Hotsprings visit in Kidepo Valley

    After breakfast, drive to Narus valley to do an extra game drive to trace wildlife that you could have missed on the two game drives done earlier on. Kidepo valley National Park are the best and you wont be disappointed. The park has observation points with binoculars and it will be your pleasure to use one of them. Return to the Lodge for Lunch, short relaxation and then drive to Kidepo Valley to visit the hot springs, the Ugand-Sudan boarder and if lucky spot the giant Ostriches which are found in this place but have been seriously poached by Sudanese. There seasonal rivers on this side so if it is a rainy season, get ready to be interrupted for few hours. Return to the lodge for overnight.

    Main Destination: Kidepo Valley National Park
    Accomodation:
    High end/ Luxury facilities: – Apoka Safari Lodge, Adere Safari Lodge
    Mid range/ Moderate facilities: Ngamoru Wilderness Camp
    Budget/Low facilities: Apoka Rest Camp | UWA Bandas
    Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    Drinks: Drinking Water


    Day 5: Kidepo Valley- Murchison Falls National Park

    After breakfast, you will drive from Kidepo Valley National Park to Murchison Falls National Park. You will enjoy an en route game drive through the northern section of the park popularly known as Para where you will have chances of spotting many mammals and if luck strikes, big cats hunting. Cross the ferry and overnight in the Park.



    Destination : Murchison Falls National Park

    High end/ Luxury facilities: -Paraa Safari Lodge| Chobe Safari Lodge | Bakers Lodge
    Mid range/ Moderate facilities: Murchison River Lodge |Bwana Tembo Camp| Sambiya River Lodge
    Budget/Low facilities: Heritage Safari Lodge| Fort Murchison| Red Chili Rest Camp
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Drinks: Bottled Water


    Day 6: Morning game drive and evening boat cruise

    After early morning breakfast, cross the Nile by ferry to the northern bank of the park for a morning game drive. Your guide will help you spot Elephant, Lion, Cape buffalo, Rothschild’s giraffe, hartebeest, Waterbuck, Oribi, Bushbuck, Bohor reedbuck, hyena and if you are lucky, the leopard. Return to the hotel for breakfast and lunch. After lunch, go for a boat safari upstream the calm Victoria Nile to the base of the falls stopping just tens of meters from the “Devil’s Cauldron”. En-route, marvel at the toothsome hippos, crocodiles and over this 17km stretch you may see elephants, waterbucks, Uganda Kobs and crocodiles.This is also a zone of many bird species like Goliath heron, Egyptian goose, pelican bee-eater, kingfisher, hornbill, cormorant and the rare shoebill stork. There you leave the boat and start your – quite heavy – hike to the Top of the Falls (approx. 1 hour). See where the world’s longest river explodes violently through a narrow cleft in the Rift Valley escarpment to plunge into a frothing pool 43m below. Your driver/guide will be waiting for you to bring you back to the lodge.

    Destination : Murchison Falls National Park
    High end/ Luxury facilities: -Paraa Safari Lodge| Chobe Safari Lodge | Bakers Lodge
    Mid range/ Moderate facilities: Murchison River Lodge |Bwana Tembo Camp| Sambiya River Lodge
    Budget/Low facilities: Heritage Safari Lodge| Fort Murchison| Red Chili Rest Camp
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Drinks: Bottled Water


    Day 7: Depart for Kampala

    After breakfast, you will depart for Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary to track white Rhinos before heading back to Kampala or Entebbe. Lunch en route

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Drinks: Bottled Water

    End of Tour
    Additional accommodation can be arranged for extra cost
    You’ll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel)

    Overview
    Day by Day - Itinerary
    Photo Gallery
    Did you know?

    Uganda is a habitats the tree climbing lion population, which is a rare population in the world.

    Wild Facts
    Lion

    Scientific Name: Panthera leo

    Weight: 420 Ibs

    Lifespan: 12 to 16 years

    Habitat: Open plains

    Diet: zebra, giraffe, buffalo, gazelles, impala.

    Gestation: 110 days

    Habits: Lions are social cats that live in prides of 5-15.

    Tour Prices
  • Departure Point :

    Pickup Details

    Airports

    Entebbe Airport, Entebbe Uganda

    Departure Time :
    7:00 AM
    Return Detail :

    Kampala-Entebbe Airport, 14 Kitaasa Rd, Entebbe, Uganda
    Kampala, Uganda

    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by BROVENY SAFARIS

Activity ID: V-217160P6

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