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May 2, 2021

Activities in Murchison Falls National Park

Murchison Falls National Park is one of Uganda's largest parks, named after the Murchison Falls, where the mighty Nile is pushed through an 8-meter-deep gorge into the "Devil's Cauldron," resulting in an ever-present rainbow. The explorer Samuel Baker named the Murchison Falls in 1864, calling it "the most powerful fall of the entire course of the river."
May 1, 2021

Gorilla Trekking for Backpackers

Travelers who want to backpack on gorilla trek in Uganda in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park or Bwindi Impenetrable National Park must pack hiking boots, a Long-sleeved shirt or blouse, long trousers, camera with a good battery and space, pair of binoculars, hat and sunglasses, raincoat, hiking socks garden gloves, and insect repellant spray.
April 27, 2021

How to go Gorilla Trekking in Uganda on your Summer Holiday

The best time of the year to book your gorilla trekking trip is at least 3 months to the date you want to trek mountain gorillas in their natural home, in the months of summer most travelers, flock to Africa for holidays – this is termed as the peak season, we emphasize early booking of gorilla trekking permits as well as accommodation, most visitors who come Uganda come to see the gentle giants in their natural habitat
April 25, 2021

Things to do and see in Akagera National Park – Rwanda

Akagera National Park was founded in 1934 to protect wild animals using a mixed combination of galley forest, swamp and lakes. Akagera National Park is worth visiting, for one thing – it ranks among the most scenic of Africa’s Savannah Parks, with its scenic forest-fringed lakes, tall mountains and constant changing vegetation, about 480 bird species can be found in the park, Big Five and other wild animals like lions, elephants, antelopes, hyenas, bush babies, civets, genets, mongoose among others. Akagera is the only park in Rwanda where you can track the infamous Big Five animals like lions, elephants, leopard, rhinos and buffalo in their natural habitat.
April 18, 2021

Compare Gorilla Trekking Uganda versus Rwanda

Gorilla trekking is a wonderful encounter that allows you to get up close to these gentle giants of the jungle in their natural habitat. There are only three countries where you can trek mountain gorillas, Rwanda promotes its adventure as a high-end gorilla trekking destination, Uganda the premier destination for visitors who want affordability and the Democratic Republic of Congo for those that have love for extreme adventure.
April 9, 2021

What to consider before booking the Great Wildebeest Migration Safari in Serengeti National Park or Maasai Mara National Reserve

The great wildebeest migration is one of the greatest wildlife shows on earth - this should be at the very top of every wildlife lover’s wish list. Tens of thousands of migrating wildebeest move en-masse in an extraordinary show of unity, crossing vast plains and rivers as they attempt to evade predators and seek fresh pastures. No matter your experience with African wildlife, the Great Migration will amaze you on your East Africa vacation
March 29, 2021

Activities in Maasai Mara National Reserve – Kenya

One of the biggest encounters on the African continent, the great annual wonder of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles cross the Mara River from Serengeti National Park to the Majestic Maasai Mara National Reserve as the Nile Crocodiles, Big cats, and Hyenas wait at the banks of the Mara River to feast on these grazers.
March 22, 2021

Lodges in Serengeti National Park

The Serengeti National Park is home to the greatest wonder on earth, the famous great migration of more than 1.5 million wildebeests and 300,000 zebras who bear get a mention through the park in the early part of the year and then congregate in the western corridor in July ready to cross into the Mara. The sight is remarkable, as the noise of animals crossing the Mara River all day long.
March 15, 2021

Things to do and see in Serengeti National Park

Tanzania’s oldest and most popular National Park, also a world heritage site, and recently proclaimed a wonder of the world; the Serengeti is famed for its annual migration, when some six million hooves pound the open plains, as more than 60,000 zebras and 400,000 Thomason’s gazelles join the wildebeest’s trek for fresh grazing areas. Yet even when the migration is quiet, the Serengeti offers arguably the most scintillating game viewing in Africa, great herds of buffalo, small groups of elephants, giraffe, and thousands upon thousands of eland, impala, hartebeest, topi, and grant’s gazelle among others.