Where To Go On A Safari In East Africa? East Africa is considered to be one of the excellent safari locations one could ever choose to go to and one can travel at any time of the year however, they should know that the dry season is considered to be the best time for one to travel which is between months of June to September and from mid-December to February. There are so many attractions and things to do while on your safari in East Africa for example; the warm temperature climate, large numbers of wildlife species, the seasonal migration and plenty of residents where tourists can have their stay. Therefore, this requires people to always take note of how wet and dry seasons may affect during your game viewing activities and how the rainy season affects the great wildebeest migration among others. More so, tourists exploring in East Africa on a safari get opportunities to participate in so many fantastic safari activities such as; gorilla trekking, which is best done from Uganda and Rwanda, Game viewing in Serengeti national park, diving in Zanzibar, hot air balloon safaris from Maasai Mara, climb Kilimanjaro and many others.

Places to go to while on a safari in East Africa.

Lake Nakuru National park.

Lake Nakuru National park is one of the best places to visit while on a safari in East Africa and it is located in Kenya. This national park was created around Lake Nakuru covering a total surface area of about 188 square kilometers and it was established as a national park in 1961. More so, Lake Nakuru national park is commonly visited and famously known for being one of the best birding destinations in the whole world due to the fact that it harbours large numbers of flamingos that are always spotted along the shores of the lake and other bird species like; yellow-billed stork, grey crowned crane, lesser flamingo, bustards, owl, pigeons and doves, hornbills, Marabou, thrush, ostriches, swifts, African fish eagle, saddle-billed stork, pelicans, great white pelican.  More so, it is also a home to over 45 black and 31 white rhinoceros.

Bwindi Impenetrable national park and Mgahinga national park.

Bwindi national park and Mgahinga national park are considered as one of the best destinations in Uganda where one could travel to for the best gorilla trekking safari experiences. Because these two destinations are known as the best spots where to see the endangered and habituated mountain gorillas in large numbers and the trekking permits are always charged at a fee of about 700 USD per person. Tourists should also note that this activity is best for individuals who are above 15 years and above.

Serengeti National park.

Serengeti National park is located in the Northern region of Tanzania and it is famously known for being the great destination of the great wildlife migration of the wildebeests, other large herds of animals moving from one to another seeking for the new pasture and others moving from the north while breeding in the grounds of the grassy southern plains. More so, many of the animals are spotted crossing over the marshy western corridors crocodile-infested grumeti river. Serengeti national park is considered as a world Heritage site because it is a home to over 500 bird species, 400 lions, 1000 leopards, 550 cheetahs and over 2 million ungulates and many more which ranks it to be among the best safari destinations in East Africa.

Where To Go On A Safari In East Africa?
Serengeti National Park

Masai Mara national reserve.

Maasai Mara national reserve is one of the  few national parks in East Africa which are a home to the big five animals  such as; lions, buffalos, leopards, rhinoceros, African elephants apart from other parks like; Serengeti national park and Tsavo national park. more so, there are so many activities that tourists can participate in while on their safari within the park in order to make their experience a memorable one such as; bird watching due to the fact that this national park is a home to over 500 bird species such as; the black kite, vultures, merlin, white tailed kite, long crested eagles, ostriches, marabou storks and many others. In addition, there are other reptile species such as; the monitor lizards, tortoise, terrapins, forest cobra, black necked spitting cobra, tropical house gecko, red banned rubber frog, afro-tropical ground gecko, and Victoria clawed grog and many others.

And apart from the above mentioned, there are so many other places where tourists can go to while on their safari in East Africa and these include; Amboseli national park, Queen Elizabeth national park which is located in Uganda and it is known as the only destination where to spot the tree climbing lions, Ngorongoro crater, Volcanoes national park, Nyungwe national park, Kibale national park, Murchison falls national park and many others.

Contact our trusted tour operators in case of more information about where to go while on a safari in East Africa and Book with our tours and travel companies such as; Achieve Global safaris and Focus East Africa tours who offer the best tour packages  while on your safari in countries like; Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.


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