The Northern Province borders with Guinea. The largest city in the north is Makeni, which lies about 3 hours from Freetown. This region is a potential paradise for eco-tourism and adventure seekers. The region has a host of mountains, which among other Loma mountain, the highest point in West Africa. There is a vast savanna wet land with many endangered species of animals. The region is even home to the Outamba Kilimi National park.