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Kidepo Valley Mountains of the Ik Hiking & Trekking

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What to Expect

Hike Mount Morungole and visit the Ik tribe of Northern Uganda

Mount Morungole (also known as Ikland) is located in the absolute northern hills of Karamoja. Here lives the smallest tribe of Uganda called the Ik. The Ik have always lived in nowadays Kidepo Valley National Park but have been displaced 50 years ago whereby the now live on the mountain ridges.

Visiting the IK gives you a rare insight into a unique tribe in Africa. You will find stunningly beautiful Scenery the higher your climb takes you, simply breathtaking scenes in the valleys below you and into the Eastern Rift Valley of Kenya and over to Southern Sudan.

Day 1, 7AM: Departure to starting point of the hike

Day 1, 5PM: Return at the gate of Kidepo Valley NP

Stop At:

• Kidepo Valley National Park, Kitgum Uganda
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kidepo Valley National Park, Kaabong, Uganda

Traveler pickup is offered
The local guide is able to pick you up from your accommodation in Kaabong town, Karenga town or Kidepo Valley National Park at 6AM. Important: the tour excludes transportation and a seat is obligatory for the guide and luggage space for the community contribution.
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Community facilitation
  • Local guide
  • Taxes/VAT
  • Transport (the hike starts on foot from the departure location). In rain-season (May-December) the drive is long and the hike is shorter due to long grass. In dry-season (January - April) the drive is shorter and the hike longer.
  • Accommodation the night before or after departure (optional add on)
  • Packed lunch (advised to be organised by the lodge you're staying before departure)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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