50 reasons why you should visit East Africa 2East Africa is a place that everyone dreams to visit. The region stands out with a wide range of natural scenery, wildlife and diverse places to visit. From the national parks, to the wildlife, to the fresh water lakes and waterfalls, East Africa’s unsurpassed attractions fascinate both locals and visitors, always. Holiday makers from all corners of the world visit East African countries to see beautiful sceneries, abundant wildlife, discover the East African cultural activities and other attractions.

East African countries are destinations of many discoveries and are popular travel destinations because they have great geographical features, natural and unique beauty. These countries are Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, and Sudan. We combed these countries to present you with 50 photos that prove that East Africa should be on your bucket list.

If you are looking for an adventure vacation – places to get your adrenalin fix and you don’t even know where to go, you should probably start from any of these countries. Go backpacking in Kenya, go gorilla trekking in Rwanda, chill by the beach in Zanzibar or discover the beauty of Rwenzori Foothills in Uganda and be truly mesmerized. East Africa has got beautiful attractions that you will not see anywhere else in Africa or the rest of the world.

Visiting East Africa has been made easy. You can visit any of the East African Community (EAC) with a single tourist visa. The East Africa Tourist visa will allow you to travel within the East African community.

  1. Sunrise over Mount Kilimanjaro


  1. Pyramids of Begrawiya, Sudan


  1. Karongi District, Western Province, Rwanda


  1. Boat Ride in Karongi District, Western Province


  1. Simien Mountains, Ethiopia

  1. Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya


  1. An endless view of Masai Mara
  2. A traditional house in Wadi Halfa, Sudan
  3. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
  4. Lake Victoria ferries from Port Bell in Kampala
  5. Lake Nakuru, Kenya
  6. Field of Baboons in Ethiopia
  7. Tisisat Waterfall – Blue Nile Falls, Ethiopia
  8. Pelican on Lake Tana in Gondar, Ethiopia
  9. Scenic Landscape and Mountain in Eritrea
  10. Lake Assal, Djibouti
  11. Moucha Island, Djibouti
  12. Ruins of Gede, Kenya
  13. Lake Tanganyika, Burundi
  14. A scenic view of Zanzibar
  15. The curve in Burundi
  16. Baranco Camp – Mt Kilimanjaro
  17. Scenic Landscape in Tanzania
  18. Zebras at watering hole in the Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
  19. Lionesses (Panthera leo), Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
  20. Bujagali Falls, Uganda
  21. Bahai Temple, Kampala, Uganda
  22. Hilly Vegetation near Lake Mutanda, Uganda
  23. Jinja, Lake Victoria
  24. Rice Paddies in Rwanda
  25. Lalibela Rock-Hewn Churches, Ethiopia
  26. Herds of animals in front of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
  27. Masai Mara National Park, Kenya
  28. Zebras in Nairobi National Park, Kenya
  29. Ruma National Park, Kenya
  30. Lamu, Kenya
  31. Diani Beach, Mombasa
  32. Nyamagabe, Rwanda
  33. Bongoyo Island, Tanzania
  34. Msasani Bay, Dar es Salaam
  35. Kasubi Tombs, Uganda
  36. Nyungwe forest, Rwanda
  37. Sabyinyo group of Mountain Gorillas in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
  38. A scenic view of Mogadishu, Somalia
  39. Bilen house, Eritrea
  40. Terraced hillsides between Asmara and Keren, Eritrea
  41. Banga Burundi
  42. Butterfly Spice farm, Zanzibar
  43. Oldonyo Sambu, Arusha, Tanzania
  44. Pemba Island, Zanzibar

East Africa is travel destination that everyone should experience at least once in a lifetime. The destinations have got so many things to see and do. If you are planning to visit any of the East African destinations, you can find the cheapest flight with Travelstart Kenya; you can also compare air fares from all major airlines flying to these destinations. If you are also looking for a great place to stay during your vacation, check out the best hotels to stay here. East Africa should be on your bucket list for your next vacation.

Source: http://www.travelstart.co.ke/blog/50-photos-that-prove-that-east-africa-should-be-on-your-bucket-list/



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