Safaris to South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Botswana, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Namibia
Are you in need of visiting Africa’s most famous and rewarding destinations? Below we present to you some of them and by the way feel free to choose any of these recommended.
Famously known for its amazing Big Five, un-spoilt sand beaches, championship golf courses, fine winelands in the mountainous vineyards and luxurious accommodation plus world-class restaurants- whatever your interest all these can be enjoyed in South Africa.
The country is so diverse gifted with many destinations such as the Cape Town, Sun City, the Cape winelands, Lakes and forests of Garden Route, sand beaches along the coast, the KwaZulu-Natal along the Indian Ocean coast, the thousands of wildlife found the popular Kruger National Park, and Madikwe game reserve. The country can be visited any time since the climate varies, though specific are have specific and more favorable times of visiting.
There are totally few countries that can beat Tanzania wildlife, stunning landscapes and cultures. It is found in East Africa and most of its destinations range National Parks such as the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tarangire Park to the snowcapped mountain Kilimanjaro and to the coral reefs and sand beaches of Zanzibar and the whole coast.
In Tanzania’s Serengeti, it’s where the wildebeest migration occurs between June and September with thousands of wildebeests and zebras crossing over to the Maasai-Mara in Kenya. Also other off-beaten track packages can be experience such as a visit to Selous Game reserve the world’s largest and a visit to the rainforests of Gombe and Mahale where you can enjoy chimpanzee trekking from.
Choose your Botswana holiday today and experience an unforgettable big game safari in some of Africa and the world’s top destination. Botswana has a lot to offer starting with the magnificent Okavango Delta; this is Botswana’s highlight endowed with thousands of wildlife, bordered in the East by the elephant paradise known as Chobe National Park and the rolling savannah of Savuti Channel.
To add on the above; the semi-arid grasslands in the Kalahari and Makgadikgadi Saltpans that lie in the south of the delta are not to miss out since they give you a unique experience as you can have cultural encounters with the San (First people in Africa) and ride quad bikes in these areas. And activities like guided nature walks, game drives, canoe trips, river cruises, riding on elephant & horse backs are enjoyed in different park with great sights of wildlife such as the leopards, hyenas, crocodile, hippos, elephants, zebras, antelopes, wild dogs and also bird watching.
Have you ever thought of visiting the magnificent mountain gorillas in their natural habitat? Your answer is in Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable forest which is home to these gentle giants harboring half of the world’s remaining gorillas. This East African country also known as the “pearl of Africa”/gifted by nature also provides you with the best bird watching and game viewing destinations such as Queen Elizabeth National Pak, Murchison falls, Semuliki National Park, Kidepo National Park, and Kibale National Park; this is also home to amazing Chimpanzees.
Also you cannot miss out on the country’s unique culture, where you can visit the Baganda King’s palace, Batwa communities in Bwindi and also other cultures in the country though eating locally prepared food, watching dances and drama at Ndere cultural center among other area.
Just to say safari travel originated from Kenya, and hence the best game viewing of the Big 5 and other wild animals is a great experience while in Kenya. On top of the amazing wildlife, Kenya is gifted with stunning natural beauty including the landscapes, coastal beaches and also the great cultures especially for the Maasai, and also amazing history also in this country about the Arabs, Indian and origination of the Swahili culture.
Also the major attraction is the wildebeest migration from the Serengeti plains to the great Maasai-Mara, also other areas are; Lake Nakuru, Amboseli, Hell’s gate, Mount Kenya National Parks.
Also one can have a combined safari from Kenya and go to Uganda and Rwanda for a gorilla experience.
This is a small and beautiful country known as the “land of a thousand hills”, is easily accessed and its gorillas to are easily tracked since the city of arrival by air is not far from Volcanoes National Park home to the Mountain gorillas; this is approximately a 2-3hours journey and you are in the land of the human being’s closest relatives.
Apart from gorillas one can also have a great primate safari in Nyungwe National Park which is home to chimpanzees, many types of monkeys as well as different colorful birds. Not forgetting the Akagera National Park, the place for game viewing, here one can even enjoy nocturnal game drives; a memory unforgettable!
Located just a few kilometers away from Tanzania’s mainland, Zanzibar is the island where you can have a holiday and still want more of it. Enjoy honeymoon romantic holidays, family safaris, among others. Zanzibar has the most eye-catching beaches with the finest water and dive sites in East Africa.
Enjoy walks along the streets of its Stone Town, markets, luxurious beaches, ride bikes in the communities, boat cruises and also taste the local foods, it’s such a great experience.
Home to the magnificent Victoria Falls, very few African counties can compete with Zimbabwe on this. These falls are found on the border of the two countries Zimbabwe and Zambia on River Zambezi, they are best viewed on foot in Zimbabwe. The thunderous roars and smoke formed by these falls leaves you mesmerized and somehow soaked.
A holiday in Zimbabwe is none like the other since the country is endowed with amazing rugged landscapes, culture, cuisines and due to this authenticity it is a destination not to miss out while on a visit to Africa.
Experience a safari of its own in Namibia as you will enjoy watching the big game, culture and the unique sand dunes in the Namib Desert. While here you will visit the Etosha National Park home to over 114 mammal species, the Skeleton coast, Damaraland, Caprivi Strip among other areas.