The pearl Of Africa has various contrasts with the smallest sunbirds, shimmering in the dawn light, the enormous clumsy yet silent elephant, disappearing like a vapor behind the trees, the chimpanzees rolling about the forest canopy, the lugubrious gorilla, grinding thoughtfully in the bamboo thicket. There’s the Nile meandering its self like a strip.
The so called Land of a Thousand Hills has it’s tourism as one of the key contributor to the economy and the industry’s perkiest star is the chance to track rare mountain gorillas through bamboo forests in the shadow of the Virunga volcanoes. These conical mountains are shrouded in equatorial jungles and helped earn Rwanda the well-deserved moniker of ‘Le Pays des Mille Collines’
Welcome to Kenya, the land of Discovery. Of all the countries of Africa, none can match the sheer range of scenery and landscapes found in Kenya, coupled with a great variety and concentration of wild animals and birds. giraffes. This is a land where the world’s remaining populations of big cats, big mammals and plains game still roam free in their natural habitats. A spectacle worth seeing is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles from the Serengeti plains across the Tanzania border and the Mara River to reach Maasai Mara grazing fields from July each year.
Tanzania is a country known for its vast wilderness areas. They include the plains of Serengeti National Park, a safari mecca populated by the “big five” game (elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino), and Kilimanjaro National Park, home to Africa’s highest mountain.