Make your way into the Mt. Elgon National Park and with the help of a tour guide, you’ll spot the 2 caves, Kitum and Making’eny Cave. Kitum cave being the popular one, it extends some 600 feet into the mountain and its walls are covered in salt. According to the guides, there are animals, especially elephants, turn up most nights to lick the salt. While at the caves you will get a panoramic view of the area’s escarpments, gorges, and rivers.