Independent travel to Kidepo

Joseph, a researcher who regularly visits Kidepo, writes:  TIps for travelling to Apoka Rest Camp: Fuel:  If self driving, fill up in Kitgum or Kabong depending on which way you are coming.  Carry extra fuel with you.  (25 liters should be enough to get you out of the park to the nearest station). In a … Continue reading Independent travel to Kidepo

Northern Uganda trip report

Mark writes: I thought I'd provide a little feedback. If you're not the one doing updates of the book, perhaps you can forward it to whoever is? I rented a Landcruiser VX from Alpha Rentals in Uganda, then drove a loop around the North, to the Sudan border north of Arua, across to Kidepo, then … Continue reading Northern Uganda trip report

New maps for Kidepo NP

Lukas Leuthold emailed to say he has created a new set of map covering Kidepo Valley National Park and through routes there. He reckons they are without doubt the most accurate and detailed publicly available maps of the area, and travellers are welcome to download them for free from the following web page: