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Murchison Falls National Park

Murchison falls National Park is located in Masindi district sorrouding the northern section of the Nile river. The Park derives it name from the Murchison falls along river Nile whose water forces its self through a narrow section and flows down stream. It's banks are flooded with Hippos, crocodiles, waterbucks and buffaloes.
The Vegetation is characterized by savannah, Riverine forest and woodland. Wildlife includes; lions, leopards, chimpanzee, elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, hartebeests, oribis, Uganda Kob, Chimpanzees and many bird species including the rare shoebill stock.