Stunning in every way, Africa has an intoxicating charm combined with a wealth of wildlife, the continent offers all you might want for. The highest freestanding mountain on earth Mount. Kilimanjaro, the true home of safari and the Big Five, gorilla trekking, the annual migration and relaxation in supremely comfortable surroundings on the shorelines of the Indian Ocean. Sample a variety of cuisines, immerse yourself in local culture and take in the star-lit sky from a luxury camp, Africa is the true epitome of adventure.
As you move down to the equator towards the heart of Africa you start to enter safari country, often considered the jewel in Africa’s crown. Each country offers safari and exploration in its own interpretation and with a large diversity of wildlife. Rwanda offers gorilla trekking in the foothills of the Volcanoes National Park accompanied best with a few days relaxation at the shores of Lake Kivu. Tanzania sits in the shadow of the snow-capped peaks of Mount. Kenya and Kilimanjaro with the East African Ridge Valley to explore.
The Big Five are to be seen across the great plains and the annual mass migration of millions of Wildebeest and Zebra, crossing countries, rivers and predators along the way, is wonderfully unique. Botswana offers Mokoro canoe safari adventures through the Okavango Delta and the Etosha National Park in Namibia transforms with the seasons.
Seek out the white sand beaches of the Spice Island: Zanzibar and the relaxed way of life found on the shores of the Indian Ocean but don’t forget the people, the food, the culture and the adventure that is there to find.