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Zebra - Jock Safari Lodge

South Africa is the most popular country for a wilderness safari to enjoy savanna tours through fantastic protected areas. Here you can see the famous African wildlife, including imposing African elephants, lions, giraffes, and rhino. We have selected 5 of the top savanna tours in South Africa, including tours from explorer camps to get a […]

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Kisoro Gorilla Tours

Kisoro is a district and town in Uganda located about 460 kilometres (290 mi) from the capital city of Kampala. From Kisoro and its surroundings, you will have fantastic views of the Virunga Mountains located at the border of Rwanda, the Congo, and Uganda, which once extended down to the Bwindi National Park. The incredible […]

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Nyungwe Forest Canopy

With Rwanda’s Virunga Mountains, which are home to the famous mountain gorillas, the Nyungwe Forest is one of Rwanda’s most important natural areas and protects one of Africa’s oldest rainforests. The forest was upgraded from a reserve to a national park in 2005 and is home to dense African montane rainforest filled with wildlife, including […]

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Virunga Mountains Sabyinyo

Rwanda’s section of the Virunga Mountains contains an impressive assemblage of wildlife, from the famous mountain gorillas to an abundance of beautiful birds. Virunga is from the Rwandan word for volcano and the Rwandan section is protected within the aptly named Volcanoes National Park (Parc National des Volcans). The entire Virunga mountain range is composed […]

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Jock Lodge Elephant

Few other animals have captured the hearts and imaginations more so than the majestic elephants. From children’s stories through to religion and worship, elephants are quick to steal center stage. Their giant size, intelligence, and unique features make them a must see for many nature and wildlife lovers. Split into three different species, the largest […]

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Bwindi Gorilla

Bwindi is a great place to visit for a nature tour and an unforgettable vacation. We have selected two of the best Bwindi Impenetrable Forest Lodges: the Mahogany Springs Safari Lodge & Nkuringo Gorilla Camp. These comfortable lodges are suited for individual adventurers, couples, or families with children over 15 years (young children unfortunately cannot […]

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Governors Camp Lions

The Masai Mara is Kenya’s answer to Africa’s incredible grasslands that have graced the imaginations of nature lovers the world over. This is where giraffes roam the plains with elephants, buffalo, rhinos, lions, and cheetah, which are accompanied at certain times of the year by vast herds of wildebeest and zebra. Continuous with Tanzania’s Serengeti […]

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