Major Tourist Attractions In East Africa

East Africa is very famous for its wildlife and rich natural beauty. Although most of its natural treasures are in doom and despair, East Africa still continues to be the most attractive destination of nature lovers. Children love to see the wild animals in Kenya and Tanzania.

And obviously, not to forget the famous and exciting safaris of Kenya and other East African countries, which are all time favourites of any kind of visitors. So, here are some cool tips for you to take a look. So pack your backpacks and set out for the most thrilling and exciting experience of your life!!



Tourist Attractions Of Kenya

Masai Mara Game Reserve

Masai Mara game reserve is one of the most renowned wildlife reserves of the world. Masai Mara game reserve is a major tourist attraction site, and is also the favourite destination of wildlife photographers, travel writers, researchers, and safari travellers.

The vast thickly covered grass field, and crystal blue sky is the home to a wide array of migratory birds and wild animals like lion, zebras, gazelle, giraffes, black rhino, elephant, hippo, leopard, cheetah and wild buffalo. The best time to come here is between July and October. So, book a safari trip for this wildlife reserve, and experience the power of untamed wilderness.

Lake Nakuru National Park

This lake is situated very close to the town Nakuru. This alkaline lake is the home to many species of birds, especially the flamingos and rare animals like Thompson’s gazelle, leopard, black rhino, long-eared leaf-nose bat, waterbuck, spring hare, and of course the newly introduced Rothschild’s Giraffe.


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The picturesque landscape, flocks of birds and wild animals, are a treat to the visitor’s eyes. You can come here any time round the year.

Tourist Attractions Of Tanzania

Serengeti National Park

Serengeti National Park is one of the best wildlife reserves in the world and is the home to an approx 3 million wild animals. Animals migrate several times to other regions many times round the year due to rain.

Tourists come here to watch the migration of flocks of animals. The best time to visit this enigmatic national park is either between March to May, and October to November.

Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro is world’s highest most accessible free standing mountain. The snow covered hill top is an eye candy for the tourists.

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Tourists come here for hiking and take usually 6 days to climb to the top. This mountain is very easy to climb, only if you are fit, determined, and rightly equipped, you can easily make it to the top.

Tourist attractions of Uganda-

Mountain Gorilla Tracking

Uganda is famous worldwide for its Mountain Gorillas. Uganda is the home to half of the 700 remaining mountain gorillas. With continuous poaching and other disturbance, Mountain Gorilla’s population is decreasing very rapidly.

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And watching the largest living primate of the world playing in its natural habitat is a wonderful and delighting experience.

White Water Rafting In River Nile

Nile is Africa’s longest river, where tourists from all over the world come for white water rafting and also for bungee jumping. White water rafting in river Nile is certified as the best white water rafting.

Rafters feel the adrenaline rush when they suddenly jump from calm waters, below to the huge walls of white water rafting. Crossing the longest river of world, with huge rush of water and shocks of boulders and water waves, is an experience which every adventure loving person would want to earn in their lifetime.



Deblina Ray