Africa being a land of geographical and cultural diversity can offer you the best safari and city tours around the best-picked places. While Africa is mostly defined as the land for game drives and wildlife excursion, Africa tour packages can be planned with the beaches and mountains, adventure and a luxury getaway.
The great wildebeest migration of Kenya and Tanzania
The great migration in Africa is the most phenomenal journey of the wildebeest and giraffe that migrates from the plains of Serengeti to Masai Mara. Following the traces of rainfall, thousands of wildebeest relocate their herd in search of food, and during the journey, the calves are born and some die due to exhaustion, hunger and are killed by the predators.
There are safari tours organized in Kenya and Tanzania, depending on the season where you can see the herd grazing the grasslands or being chased by the lion or crocodiles. Migration can be best experienced in Tanzania, throughout the year while you need to book your Kenya Africa packages from July to October. This is the time when the herds cross the Mara River and are chased by the crocodiles living there. Once they cross the river, lions are waiting to prey on the fragile calves or the weaker wildebeest of the herd.
This is the annual movement that is continuous and attracts the major tourism of Kenya and Tanzania to observe this magnificent occurrence.
Big five Southern African safari
The Big five of African wilds can be best seen in the wild terrain of Southern Africa that is home to the endemic and endangered creatures. With the countries like Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, southern end of the African continent is rich in bio-diversity with the unique flora and fauna.
These countries with the best national parks and game reserves offer the ideal Africa safari packages for families and honeymooners. It is the luxury lodges and outstanding safari tours that make Southern African safari best in the world.
Talking about the big five safaris, the region of Mpumalanga Private Reserves, Madikwe Game Reserve, Etosha National Park, Kruger National Park and the Greater Addo Elephant National Park are some ideal safari destination where one can spot the great wilds of Africa. It is the lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard that makes the big five. The phrase was introduced by the hunters during a time as these where the toughest animal to kill but today it has become a safari definition for spotting the magnificent royal and big animals for African packages safari.
Garden Route and Wineland tours
Cape Town with charming beaches, the fascinating attractions and splendid tours around is the best place to enjoy a vacation in Africa. When it comes to a leisure vacation where you can add on an adventure and explore the best food and culture, Garden Route and Wineland tours can be the best experience for African vacation.
Knysna, Oudtshoorn, Mossel Bay, Hermanus, Port Elizabeth and Tsitsikamma are the best known Garden route cities where you can discover the most panoramic beauty with the self-drive tour for Africa holiday packages. Not just a nature escape, these attraction are known for an utmost adventure like bungee and whale watching, shark cage diving and more. Adding on more to your experience, one must not miss the Winelands of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek where the wine tasting tours and wine tram tours are organized daily for the visitors.
The Cape Winelands houses the cosy restaurants and cafes along with lodges and resorts that offer a luxury setting, architecture inspired by French quarters and the most exotic wines of South Africa. You can surely buy the best wines as souvenirs by adding the Wineland to your Africa vacation packages.
Cultural and historical tours in Africa
Africa is the ideal place where you can discover the hidden history and culture that were once practised by the human tribes. While the tribal communities of Africa are still present in the wilderness of east and southern Africa, most of the safari tours allow the tourist to interact and understand the culture and traditions these tribal communities are preserving.
Today Africa is home to some handpicked tribal communities Maasai people in Kenya and Tanzania while some unknown society of Hadzabe and Chaga are also living around the offbeat paths.
For an extraordinary and unusual experience, you can head towards the lesser-known paths of Uganda where you can spend a few hours with the Batwa tribe. When we talk about the cultural experience for Africa travel packages, more can be added with the cities tour where you will learn about the lifestyle of people belonging to the poor counties of Africa. From Boma experience in Kenya to the Stone Town tour of Zanzibar, there is a lot to you can add.
Chimps and Gorilla trekking
Safari has always been exceptional in Africa and with the most endangered and rare species, Uganda and Rwanda are the destinations where you can enjoy the thrill of chimpanzee or gorilla trekking. In the wilderness of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda or Rwanda volcanoes national park, the threatened species of primates can be found living with their family.
These are the specialized Africa safari packages with gorilla trekking tours where only a limited number of people that is a group of 8 are allowed at a time that can spend one hour with the families of mountain gorillas.
Amidst the dense rainforests, you can find a family and observe their behaviour without any interaction, from seven meters apart. These are complete guided tours where you have to follow the rules so that the natural habitat is not disturbed. You need to have a permit that ensures your entry and must be medically and physically fit, to trek for two hours or more in search of these primate creatures.
Romantic escape with Vic falls and wilderness
Africa honeymoon packages are the best selling tours as the pristine beauty of African country have always amazed the romantic couples. Starting from South African and the scenic wilderness of Botswana and Namibia, there are many destinations where you can spend a romantic weekend or a perfect honeymoon.
When it comes to witnessing the wonders of nature in Africa, there are several places you can choose, but Victoria Falls is the best, recorded as the highest waterfall in the world. The Victoria Falls tour can be planned from Zambia and Zimbabwe but with the best activities and most romantic lodges, Zambia tour for romantic Africa travel packages is preferred the most.
Get your accommodation close to the banks of Zambezi River so that the best view opens up each morning. The sunset cruise on Zambezi River is the most romantic thing for couples to spend a cosy evening. There will be adventure one must not miss even during the honeymoon. The helicopter rides and devil’s pool tour, bungee jumping and white water river rafting are some adrenaline actions you can add to your holiday.
Island tours in Africa
The islands of Africa are the most beautiful escape where you can experience the best holiday. Seychelles and Madagascar are the most beautiful islands with the beaches adorning the white talc sand and refreshing blue-turquoise water.
With your best planned Africa holiday packages in Seychelles,you will be witnessing the magnificent marine life, the luxurious beach resorts and water adventure that will boost up the adrenaline rush. Plan the vacation with Island hopping tour to discover the beauty of Mahe, Praslin and La-Digue and spend days discovering the heritage sites, the vibrant streets and nature reserve where the world largest tortoise is preserved.
Talking about Madagascar, it is a dreamland where wilderness and island are beholding the untarnished beaches. While lemurs are the major attraction for wildlife enthusiasts, honeymooners can surely spend the best vacation away from the chaos of the cities.
You can surely plan the best tour from Africa tour packages, splitting your days between the wildlife of Madagascar and the scenic beaches of Seychelles to experience Africa at its best.