Murchison Falls National Park lies at the northern end of the Rift Valley. It is the largest protected area situated north of Masindi district and spanning the Victoria Nile. The Park is named after the dramatic Murchison falls where the river explodes violently through a narrow 7 m gap to fall a distance of 47m. The parks wildlife species attractions includes giraffes, Lions, Buffaloes, Uganda Kob, Elephant, Warthogs and an abundance of birds. These provide opportunity for excellent game drive.