Kidepo Valley National Park

Kidepo Valley National Park is one of the magnificent National Parks found at the border of Sudan and Kenya in the northeast corner of Uganda covering an area of 1,442 sq. km and was gazette a national park in 1962. Kidepo Valley National Park is comprised of savannah vegetation, hills, valleys like Narus valley, mt. morungole among others.
It is one of the most spectacular parks with scenery that is no doubt the most eyes catching in all the protected areas in Africa.

Is the most beautiful national park in Uganda with charming landscape, unique and abundant wildlife among others.

It has a variety of 80 mammal species and some of these are only found only here like the Bat-eared Fox, Caracal, hunting Dog, both the Greater and Lesser Kudu among others.

It is home to 465 bird species, 58 of these being raptors and among the 58, 14 are only found in Kidepo valley National Park e.g., African Swallow-tailed Kite, Lammergeier, Verreaux’s Eagle, Fox Kestrel, Pygmy Falcon, Eleonora’s Falcon among others. Other specials include Stone Partridge, Clapperton’s Francolin, Quail-plover, White-bellied and Hartlaub’s Bustards, Black-faced and Lichtenstein’s Sandgrouse, Eastern Yellow-billed, Red-billed and Jackson’s Hornbills, Black-breasted Barbet, Pink-breasted Lark, Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark, Golden Pipit, Red-pate and Rock-loving Cisticola, the globally vulnerable and RARE Karamoja Apalis, Amethyst Sunbird, Taita Fiscal, Emin’s Shrike, Three-streaked Tchagra, Grey-capped Social-Weaver, White-headed and White-billed Buffalo-Weavers, Black-cheeked Waxbill, Eastern Paradise-Whydah and Yellow-rumped Seedeater among others. If you know the Masai, Karamoja area where Kidepo Valley National Park is found is inhabited by their casines the Karamojong. Their lives centered on cattle just like the Masai, they still live a very simple lifestyle. For your eyes only: Whether a cow is the US or Australia, it belongs to a Karamojong. Just like their Masai casines, the Karamojong to have the love for colorful clothing.