East Africa has a unique culture and heritage and it is full of unbelievably wide-ranging and beautiful places to visit.If you are planning to visit East Africa, perhaps you could travel to these places and see their beauty with your own eyes.
Zanzibar is an island rich in history and culture but also one which boasts some of the most beautiful beaches to be found in Africa. Sight seeing and places to visit, Rock Restaurant, finest cuisine and laid-back beauty that will take your breath away, Jozani Forest,Mangrove Forest, Seaweed Center, House of Wonders, Paje Beach, Spice Tour
Lake Victoria is the largest lake in Africa and one of the largest fresh water lakes in the world. The lake offers stretches of white sandy beaches, plush green forests, beautiful wildlife and water activities. If you want to relax and unwind during your vacation, there are numerous accommodation facilities at the shores of the lake.
Virunga Mountains in Uganda
Uganda is gifted by nature and it is a beautiful destination characterized by amazing wildlife, stunning mountains and landscapes. The Virunga Mountains in Uganda are located in Kisoro and consist of Sabinyo Mountains, Mhaginga and Muhabura. Get a chance to track some mountain gorillas located here and enjoy the the picturesque sceneries the mountains offer.
The great migration, Serengeti Tanzania/ Maasai Mara Kenya
With over a million wildebeest and several hundred thousand zebra making their annual migration, Serengeti and Masai mara is definately on our top recommendation list, Enjoy traversing the plains of the Serengeti through the morning and late noons hours. Look for herds of wildebeest and zebra, giraffe, impala, eland, topi, and more out on the savanna.
Breath taking views and altitudes.Mount Kilimanjaro, at 5,895 meters (19,341 feet), is Africa’s highest peak – and an item on thousands of bucket lists. It is a “roof of africa,” creating a varied and dramatic natural habitat. Rising through lush rainforests and alpine meadows, climbers finally cross a barren lunar landscape to reach the twin summit, often above the clouds. also why not visit some of the community projects that we run on the west side the kilimajaro. check out Future Warriors project Inc for more information.
The small island of Lamu, northeast of Mombasa, oozes old-world charm. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Lamu Old Town is Kenya’s oldest continually inhabited settlement with origins dating back to the 12th century.
Africa’s deepest lake, Lake Tanganyika, caters for the most unusual beach holiday. The Mahale Mountains National Park is arguably the best place to view chimpanzees in the wild in Africa and this is the main reason visitors journey to the park. Part of the Mahale experience however is relaxing on the shores of Lake Tanganyika between chimpanzee trekking where the white sands and inviting waters set against a backdrop of lush green indigenous forest are food for the soul.
Kenya and Tanzania being on the lead, Together they offer an unbeatable feast of big-game viewing and sensational scenery that will leave you longing to return.
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