Kidepo Valley National Park is found in the North Eastern part of Uganda in the district of Kaabong. It has wildlife species not found in any other national park in Uganda like Maneless Zebras, the ostrich, the orx, cheetahs and wild dogs. Other species include aardwolf, buffalo, caracal, jackal, klipspringer, elephants, giraffe, hyena, bat-eared fox, leopards and lions. The antelope species include bohor reed buck, bush buck, bush duskier, defassa water buck, eland, Jackson’s hartebeest, kudu, reedbuck, Uganda kob and oribi. This isolated and remote national park consists of mainly rugged Savannah, hills and great valleys that are surrounded by the Morungole Mountains.
Kidepo valley national park is also an important Birding Safaris Area in Uganda with close to 450 bird species and a dream Uganda tour destination for bird watching expeditions. A dozen out of the 50 birds of prey species in Uganda are endemic in the Karamoja region.