Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve Uganda – Kidepo National Park
The pian-Upe wildlife reserve is the largest conservation area for rare species in Uganda. It is located in the Karamoja region annex to Kidepo valley national park and Elgon mountains national park. It is also annexing the magnificent romantic Sipi falls. Just beautifully in this game reserve can be. Pian Upe wildlife reserve sits on a land area of 2800 square kilometers. This makes it not only the largest game reserve in Uganda but also the second-largest conserved area after Murchison Falls National Park. There are several natural beauty endowments here.
These are evidenced by beautiful plains viewing the Sudanese and Kenyan, the awesome green flora like shrubs, acacia, and several others. For birds lovers, the Pian Upe wildlife reserve is one of the best places for bird watching in Uganda. The prominently unique birds seen here include ostrich, the white-headed buffalo-weaver, great hart Laub’s bustard, unique Jackson’s hornbill, and many other bird species. Most of which can only easily be sighted at Loporokocho swamp.
Attractions, What to do, and wildlife at Pian Upe Game Reserve.
The fauna in Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve include giraffes, savannah zebras, lions, buffaloes, great roaming antelopes, leopards, Harte beasts, oribi, greater kudu topi and so other many others. This reserve is also the only place to watch the rare species of Rothschild’s giraffe. We cannot emphasize enough how endowed this Pian-Upe Wildlife Reserve is.
Location of a Pian-Upe Wildlife Reserve
Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve found on the outskirts of the Elgon mountain national park is the less visited one just like Kidepo Valley National park. You can be among the lucky ones to explore the still virgin land of unprecedented beauty. This still identifies the authentic African continent and the real pearl of Africa description of Uganda’s beauty.
The wildlife reserve is full of natural beauty; home to a number of primates like the vervet monkeys, rarely seen olive baboons, and also there are several snake species here too that include the rock python, the large and biggest lizards commonly called the monitor lizards or Savannah monitors. Come with Jewel safaris to do a game drive here.
Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve is found in the Northeastern part of Uganda just about 90 kilometers from the Mbale town in the Karamoja part of the region just at the immediate outskirts of the Elgon Mountain National Park. The biggest and largest game reserve out of the 13 game reserves that are in Uganda. Contact Jewel safaris for inquiries, bookings, and arrangements.