If you're a big fan of wild nature, then maybe you have watched closely a leopard in Serengeti National Park, you noticed a sea lion swimming in front of you in the Galapagos Islands or have photographed a koala bear dozing in Melbourne, Australia. If not, at least you did all this in front of the TV, while watching Animal Planet or National Geographic. Having the chance to observe wilderness in its natural habitat is a rare experience that you encounter perhaps once in a lifetime. Among the attractions around the world, African countries dominate the list with their magnificent savannahs and still untouched areas. Below, we are offering you a list of the first three of the hottest destinations where you can admire wildlife at home, love. The black continent is full of surprises, so our choices have picked randomly, but there is much more to talk about and we will make sure we won’t leave any other place, country or region aside. Enjoy!
Botswana stands out through its varied ecosystems: a wild safari through Botswana, you're never limited to a single type of transport. Besides the 4 × 4 cars, you'll be able to explore the mixture of saline depressions and savannas of Botswana by mokoro (traditional canoe) and boat. Places not to be missed include Chobe National Park, which hosts the largest herd of elephants in the world and the Okavango Delta, a wonderful swamp area. The huts of Botswana are also among the top attractions, as they are often found in the heart of the African wilderness.
Tanzania is a country which abounds with unspoiled beauty and natural sights and embodies some of the most desirable wild attractions in the entire world. Among them, you will distinguish the Ngorongoro Crater. In the first part of the day, early in the morning, as the mist rises, you'll see silhouettes of elephants, rhinos, lions and buffalo appearing in front of you. Long journey through the Serengeti National Park is an epochal one, if you get to witness the massive migration of wildebeest. Whether you are interested in luxury safari or a trip with accommodation in camping safari, a trip to the epicenter of Africa's wild nature is an essential part of your vacation in Tanzania.
Rwanda is famous for its safari excursions among gorillas. Unlike most other countries on the list, gorillas in made Rwanda a famous place, among the top attraction in the world, when it comes to wildlife. Volcanic National Park is located in northern side of the country, shelters the largest number of mountain gorillas, a species currently in danger of extinction. In the east of the country, Akagera National Park abounds with wildlife - from herds of elephants and buffaloes, to giraffes and zebras grazing in the savannah and many species of antelope roam free, and all these come together in one place: Rwanda.
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