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Kibale National Park

Kibale National Park is a tropical green forest found in the northern tip of Uganda is about  795km square and 1,590m above sea level. The lowest point is 1,100m on the floor of the Albertine Rift Valley to the south. The park, established in 1993, and managed by the Uganda Wildlife Authority, Kibale adjoins Queen Elizabeth National Park to the south to create a 180km-long corridor for wildlife between Ishasha, the remote southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, and Sebitoli in the north of Kibale National Park.

 Kibale National Park is very well known for its primates, with over 13species, including the endangered chimpanzee, monkey that can be found in the park include the red colobus monkey,black and white colobus monkey, blue monkey, red-tailed monkey, grey-cheeked mangabay, bush babies, pottos and olive baboons.

For Bird lovers kibale has recorded over 325 species of bird including the rare forest and red-winged francolins, green-breasted and African pittas Forest elephant, bush pigs and buffalo are among the larger mammals that reside in the forest