The East African community offers amazing safaris. This region that is made up of Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya hosts some of the world’s best national parks. Each Country has its own best safaris but we have sort out the top ones,and here are the top safaris to enjoy in East Africa;
Wildlife Beast Migration Safaris
Gorilla Trekking Safaris- this is the best of all safaris in East African community. Gorilla trekking is conducted in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and Mgahinga in Uganda plus Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda. The two countries (Uganda and Rwanda) earn million dollars per year from Gorilla trekking according to Uganda wildlife Authority (UWA) and Rwanda Development Board (RDB). Imagine Uganda Gorilla permit is currently sold from US$ 450 to US$ 600 and Rwanda’s cost from US$ 475 to US$ 750. In other wards, Gorilla trekking attracts the biggest percentage of tourists in Uganda and Rwanda.
Big Five Safaris
There are both world known national parks and less known parks that host an incredible array of wildlife.
Game drive is among the top tourist activities in East African community. Best sites for game drives include Murchison Falls National park, Queen Elizabeth National park, Kidepo Valley National Park, Lake Mburo National Park, Serengeti National Park, Lake Mayara National Park, Tarangire National Park, Masai Mara National park, Amboseli National Park, Tsavo National park and Samburu National park among others.
Chimpanzee Watching Safaris are among the best safaris in East African Community. Chimpanzee trekking is the second thought for tourist activity after Gorilla trekking. In East African community, the best sites for chimpanzee trekking include Nyungwe Forest in Rwanda, Kibale Forest, Budongo Forest, Kyambura Gorge, all in Uganda, Mahare mountain in Tanzania and so on.
An East Africa adventure safari involves climbing mountains or ascending and descending the mountains. In East Africa, amazing mountains climbed include Mountain Rwenzori, Mountain Elgon, Mountain Kenya, Mountain Kilimanjaro and many more.
Boat cruising safari
The best waters for boat safaris include Lake Victoria, River Nile, Lake Bunyonyi, Lake Kivu, Lake Turkana, Lake Malawi, Lake Tanganyika and Kazinga Channel among others.