Archives for National Parks

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Let’s all do the Congo!

Kamili is delighted to announce a partnership with Congo Conservation Company (CCC), to market their three Odzala Discovery Camps in Congo-Brazzaville.   Odzala is a near-mythical place of astounding biodiversity - a place few people have ever had the chance to visit. Odzala Discovery Camps are proud to be able to provide a unique opportunity to visit ...
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Rusizi National Park

Rusizi National Park which is located in the Rusizi plains in the north of Lake Tanganyika. It is 15 km north of the city of Bujumbura. You will have an opportunity of spotting numerous wildlife species like  include hippopotamus, antelopes and monkeys along with numerous species of colorful birds with Ardeola idae, Phoenicopterus minor, Circus macrourus, ...
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Nyungwe National Park

Nyungwe National Park is located in Southwestern Rwanda, extending over 1,000 square kilometers. It is the largest Afro-montane forest in East and Central Africa and one of the most ancient and dates back to before the last Ice Age. The park altitude ranges from 1600m to 2950m above sea level, with temperatures ranging between 0°C ...
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Bigodi Swamp Walk

Rich in biodiversity and beautiful scenery, the wetland is a birder’s paradise with about 200 species. Located outside the park in Magombe Swamp it also hosts seven species of primates including the black-and-white colobus, grey-cheeked mangabey, red-tailed, l’Hoest’s and blue monkeys, and olive baboons. Out of the species of primates, you will be able to sight five ...
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Sebioli Visitor Information Center

Sebitoli information center is Kibale’s secondary tourism centre in the north of the forest and an information center in Kibale Forest National Park.  It is recommended to people who are interested in birding and would like to make it a stopover.  While at Sebitoli, visitors can engage in mainly three (3) activities including; Guided forest / ...
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Akagera National Park

Akagera National Park is East Africa’s best kept secret – offering a unique and diverse tourism experience and all within easy reach of Kigali. Covering an area of 112,000 hectares in the east of Rwanda, on the border with Tanzania, Akagera is Rwanda’s largest national park and the only protected savannah environment in the country. It ...
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Udzungwa Mountains National Park

Brooding and primeval, the forests of Udzungwa seem positively enchanted: a verdant refuge of sunshine-dappled glades enclosed by 30-metre (100 foot) high trees, their buttresses layered with fungi, lichens, mosses and ferns. Udzungwa is the largest and most biodiverse of a chain of a dozen large forest-swathed mountains that rise majestically from the flat coastal scrub ...
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Tarangire National Park

Day after day of cloudless skies. The fierce sun sucks the moisture from the landscape, baking the earth a dusty red, the withered grass as brittle as straw. The Tarangire River has shrivelled to a shadow of its wet season self. But it is choked with wildlife. Thirsty nomads have wandered hundreds of parched kilometres knowing ...
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Serengeti National Park

A million wildebeest... each one driven by the same ancient rhythm, fulfilling its instinctive role in the inescapable cycle of life: a frenzied three-week bout of territorial conquests and mating; survival of the fittest as 40km (25 mile) long columns plunge through crocodile-infested waters on the annual exodus north; replenishing the species in a brief ...
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Saanane National Park

Saanane Island is a fully fledged National Park since July, 2013, covering an area of 2.18 sq km comprises of three islets and aquatic environment.  The islets lie on the southern part of the main Island. The park made a record of being the first ever National Park to be located within the City and the ...
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