Murchison Falls National Park covers an area of 3840 km2 and is the largest national park and with the other reserves like Karuma and Bugungu and Budongo, it covers an area of 5,025 km2. The altitude range from 619m at the delta on Lake Albert
and 1,292m at Rabongo hill. The area is traversed by the river Victoria Nile, which connects Lake Kyoga with Lake Albert
and was gazetted in 1952 making it Uganda's oldest national park.