Self Drive Around Lake Victoria
Africa is one of the least discovered continents in the whole world. Many people more so from Europe have always perceived it to be a country of half-naked people walking in Savannah planes.
Thanks to international conferences such as ted-talks that have played a very big role in enlightening people about Africa more so the diversity that lies in over 50 countries across the African continent.
Africa is summarized by four items, Savannah planes, tropics, snow, and wildlife. Though destinations like Madagascar are popular for aquatic tours, most of the African destinations offer the above activities with special offers of the African deserts.
Freshwater lakes are also in abundance on the African continent and for a fun fact, Lake Victoria is the biggest freshwater lake on the African continent and second-biggest freshwater lake in the whole world. So what does it mean for Lake Victoria to be the biggest freshwater lake on the African continent?
Rwanda: Land of Thousand Hills
The best Lake Victoria circuit should start in Rwanda. However much Rwanda does not get even a single share of Lake Victoria, it shares its borders with Uganda and Tanzania making it the ideal start and final destination for any Lake Victoria circuit. Before proceeding to Tanzania, we often recommend you to at least spend two days in Rwanda before crossing the border to Tanzania for primate Watching in the famous primate parks in Rwanda like Volcanoes National Park , Nyungwe forest National Park.
Here are a few things to consider in Rwanda; Kigali city tour, genocide museums and markets, Lake Ihema boat cruise and Akagera national park game drives.
With the Re opening of the Rwanda Uganda Border, Car Rental Tanzania has started offering one way car rental options for travelers are planning to cross the borders of the two states with their rental jeeps which are tailored for great experiences while on Self drive in East Africa.
Tanzania : Authentic Africa
When it comes to wildlife watching in Africa , Tanzania safari tour tailored by local experts can ensure your travel around for best wildebeest migration watching with a 4×4 car rental on self drive trip.
After spending two days in Rwanda, you can then cross over to Tanzania on the third day. You then proceed to Mwanza and Lake Victoria. While In Tanzania; here are a few things places that should not miss on your itinerary: Serengeti national park, Ngorongoro national park, Arusha, and Kilimanjaro among others. And do not miss out spending some time on the beautiful beaches of Mwanza area.
Serengeti national park is among the best-known big game safari destinations in Africa and one of the most popular tourist attractions in Tanzania.it is famous for its annual wildlife migration of wildebeest and zebra.
Tanzania is generally considered a safe country. That said, you need to take the usual precautions and keep up with government travel advisories. Avoid isolated areas, especially isolated stretches of beach.
Depending on your budget and interests, don’t miss a visit to Tarangire and Lake Manyara National Park
You should plan for more than a week in Tanzania exploring the Northern part of the country before proceeding to Kenya. You should not forget the highlight of birding around Lake Victoria in Tanzania if you are the kind that is drawn in by the birds.