Tanzania is an East African country known for its vast wilderness areas. They include the plains of Serengeti National Park, a safari mecca populated by the “big five” game (elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino), and Kilimanjaro National Park, home to Africa’s highest mountain. Offshore lie the tropical islands of Zanzibar, with Arabic influences, and Mafia, with a marine park home to whale sharks and coral reefs.
Are you looking for the African tourist destinations to visit on your African holiday. Here are some of the destinations to go that are offering the safari and tours, exclusive camps and lodges, hotels to stay.
Among the places to visit in Africa include the following: East Africa – (Uganda, Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Sudan, Rwanda, Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mauritius), Central Africa – (Central African Republic, chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Republic of Congo) – South Africa – (South Africa, Malawi, Botswana, Angola, Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Seychelles, Western Africa, Reunion, Sao Tome & Principle, Senegal, Mali, Togo, Tunisia, Mayotte, Reunion, Sao Tome & Principle, Libya, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cote D Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau) – North Africa – (Algeria, Egypt, Morocco).
Tourist activities to encounter on your visit to these tourist destinations include the following: Gorilla trekking experience, Gorilla habituation, Chimpanzee trekking, Chimpanzee habituation, Golden Monkey tracking, Active Volcano Hiking like Mount Nyiragongo and Mount Hiking like Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Mount Rwenzori and Mt Elgon in Uganda, Mount Meru in Kenya. Wildlife, sightseeing, cultural trips, boat cruises, nature walks are also offered on your African safari tours. In Africa you find the land marks and historical sites to visit and most especially on the city tours that are offered to travelers whistling waiting or after their adventurous primates and wildlife safaris in any country in Africa. For travelers visiting Rwanda for their primate and wildlife tours, take the half or full day Kigali city tour visiting the genocides, cultural craft shops, local markets and some suburbs of Kigali to experience the daily day living of the local communities.
In Uganda visitors take city tour visiting the most historical places found in Kampala, Entebbe and Jinja. King’s Palace, Kasubi Tombs (the biggest grass hatched house in the entire world that is habiting all the culture and norms of the Baganda, a big Bantu tribe in Uganda), Wamala Tombs, King’s Man made Lake, Uganda Museum ( a collection centre of all the remaining art of Uganda), Namugongo Shrine ( a place where all the Uganda Martyr’s are remembered every year 03rd June), Bahai’ Temple, Makerere University Art Gallery.
Entebbe city offers the Kigungu religious place, Entebbe Botanical garden that is so much loved by naturalist and birders, Uganda Wildlife Education Center, Ngamba Islands a home to the orphaned chimpanzees always rescued from humans in Uganda, and this place is situated into Lake Victoria.
Jinja is famously known for the “Source of the Nile” and this is one of the best town in Uganda and offering a lot of tourist attractions among them include the visit to the source of the Nile, boat ride to the source. Adventure activities include the white water rafting, bungee jumping, wild jet boat cruise along the River Nile taking birding safaris and fishing trips, Kayaking, horse riding and quad biking and variety of hotels, loges and camps offers the affordable accommodation to tourist, travelers, volunteers in Jinja – Uganda.