Get to Know East Africa
East Africa brings its own unique kind of magic to the authentic African safari experience. This safari destination has something for everyone, from adventurous gorilla trekking safaris in Rwanda and Uganda to the endless plains of a Serengeti safari and Masai Mara safari. East Africa hosts beach holidays too, namely those of Zanzibar, Mafia and Pemba; popular destinations for sun, sand and fun.
East Africa is known for being one of Africa’s last true wilderness regions. Great Migration Safaris occur in Tanzania and Kenya, a particularly popular travel experience.
You’ll find plenty of rich history and culture in East Africa and the warmth of the people who reside there makes this destination an absolute pleasure to visit. A multitude of wildlife species, birds and varied terrain means that East Africa hides surprises in every corner. Enjoy the Big Five and countless other astonishing species.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites dot the East Africa region, with many of Africa’s most famous landmarks unique to the area. Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain peak, the Ngorongoro Crater, Virunga Mountains and Stone Town in Zanzibar are among the many must-visit places in East Africa.