If one could say, 'this is where safari was born", it would be Kenya. An authentic safari experience in a vastly diverse of landscape offering abundant and exhilarating wildlife experiences.
The Maasai Mara is generally the building block for any Kenyan safari experience, and from there you could build into the itinerary a visit to the Amboseli with the magnificent Mt Killmenganro backdrop and majestic 'Tusker' elephants, or alternatively hop over to Rwanda or Uganda for their ultimate primate experiences.
Kenya offers great diversity in the safari experince, from unimaginable luxury to walking safaris operating fly-camps in wilderness zones for small groups and families.
Like the Serengeti in Tanzania, Kenya's Maasai Mara becomes part of the 'great migration' on an annual basis, and knowing when and where to book is an essential aspect to your successful migration focussed safari. The Mara River crossings with scavenging crocodiles are the most prominant happenings associated with this mind-blowing event.
Rwanda has recently opened up the world of convenient primate viewing if one were to consider the experience against other areas. The gorilla trekking here caters for many individual levels of fitness and can be tailored to your needs. Some exciting new accommodations are now available, with some still in progress, and visitors are guaranteed unspoilt wilderness, pure luxury and exceptionally high chances of seeing the protected mountain gorilla.
Rwanda hosts thousands of plant species, over 650 bird species and a plethora of reptiles and amphibians, and even with the impressive 151 mammal species including no less than 15 primates, it's the people that create the experience.A vibrant and freindly culture with an incredible story to tell. Rwanda holds much in her peoples' history, and the value of tourism and conservation to this incredibly diverse land is positively unquantifiable.
|Category:||Bush & Beach|
|Combines With:||Tanzania, Zanzibar, Rwanda, Uganda, Ethiopia|
|Suitable For:||Vehicle & Walking Safari, Cultural Tours, Sight-Seeing, Family Safari, Romantic Getaway, Hot-Air Balloon|