Travel Journal: Adventure activities in Uganda and tough roads in northern Kenya on a group overland tour.
Our Top Travel Experiences in East Africa
Serengeti. Masaai Mara. Ngorongoro Crater. Need we say more? Some of Africa's best known (and therefore sometimes most crowded) wildlife experiences are in East Africa. We never tire of visiting game parks.
The beaches of Zanzibar hold a mythical drawcard for many, and they are undoubtedly beautiful with warm water and white sand. The beaches of Lake Malawi are also worth visiting and there are many water sports on offer to enjoy.
From the night markets and spice tours of Stone Town and Zanzibar to the deep-fried-goodness found along the streetside in towns around the region, there is plenty of food to experience in East Africa.
The Nile River's source is in Uganda, and there are many other rivers crossing this region to experience.
History & Culture
A melting pot of Arabic and African cultures, Zanzibar has a rich and varied history. Tribal history and cultures are also in abundance throughout East Africa.
Close your eyes, and hand over your credit card. Gorilla trekking in Rwanda (very expensive) or Uganda (slightly less expensive) is an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Our Blogs about East Africa
Zanzibar, a small island off the coast of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, is a complete change from the mainland. Historically it has been an