When you think of an Africa safari, the first idea that comes to mind is the big five. Well, it is a sure bet that this is the pride of Africa. You can be sure of seeing these animals during your visit to the African animal parks. The big five is one of the many beautiful animals that are found in Africa. Apart from the animals, you can also get to see the historical sites, the beautiful mountain, and rivers. One among the many tourist attraction sites in Africa is the lake Bogoria found in Kenya which also known as the boiling lake.
Africa has an incredible myriad of wildlife which attracts so many people to the continent for its natural and beautiful landscape. There are a lot of amazing games and birdlife that you can enjoy watching. You may want to travel with light aircraft so that you can have a fantastic view of the beautiful national parks, camps, and the lodges.
To begin with, you have to make plans for all the places you would want to visit. Some of the places to go to are Maasai Mara in Kenya, Serengeti National Park together with Ngorongoro Crater n Tanzania, the Kruger National Park of South Africa, Chobe National Park as well as Moremi Game Reserve that are in Botswana, South Luangwa National Park in Zambia and Etosha National Park in Namibia.
Planning to take a safari in Africa should not cost you a lot of money. You should not worry about paying a lot of money for your accommodation and upkeep during the time that you will be touring Africa. The amount of money that you are going to spend throughout the whole process depends on how long you are willing to extend your stay. By researching different accommodation offers, you can find one that offers a discount depending on the number of days one is willing to stay in which all the meals and transport services are catered for. With this kind of offer, you are going to save a lot of money which you would otherwise spend on other needs.
You can also choose to go for the budget safaris in which you are going to stay in a tent and also share rooms with several people to save the cost. Couples can choose to have their private rooms and bathrooms set aside for them. People who are interested in the lavish lifestyle experience have the option of choosing tents that have Jacuzzis.
To make your Africa safari memorable, you need to plan on the total number of days that you intend to stay in Africa. It could be a couple of days or weeks depending on the number of places you want to visit. You can choose to book a one-week safari in which you can spend five days of that week going to the parks to see animals and visiting the museums together with the famous historical sites. You are going to have a chance of seeing the big five and other animals that are in the parks.
It is essential that you make an effort to visit the park either during the morning hours or in the evening as this is the best time to see most animals since they are active around this time. During the day time, most of the animals usually relax under the shade of trees because of the scorching sun. You can take a picture of the animals as they are resting because most of them do so in groups. The tour guides and the safari drivers are going to ensure that they take you to areas where you are going to see the big five. If you would like to see zebras and wildebeests, then Kenya and Tanzania should be your next destination. Depending on the time of your visit, you might be in luck to see the great migration of the wildebeest as they get to cross River Mara.
Everyone would want to create the best memories of going to safari in Africa. To achieve this, it is essential to consider the best time to go on safari. You need to consider the climate of the places that you intend to visit. Considering where the equator passes, the weather of the area changes as you move further from the equator. It is advisable that you visit places when the climate is cool.
Your Africa safari would not be memorable without taking great pictures during your tour. It is vital that you remember to bring with you cameras that are of high quality so that you can take the best shots. In the parks, most of the animals may be very far away from where you stop. To have a clear shot of the animals, you will need to have the best digital camera with the best lenses and which allows zooming for purposes of focusing and taking clear pictures. You can as well take photos with the animals in the national parks as they may be closer to you than those in the parks.
You can finally complete your touring journey by purchasing souvenirs. Any time you see them you are going to remember how fun your Africa safari was during your visit.
You are indeed going to enjoy your Africa safari, and it is going to be even better when you are in the company of your friends, colleagues or family members. Take as many photos as possible which will serve as memory in the days to come. Make your plans and Shrike Safaris will help you have your dream safari