East Africa

east africaEast Africa borders the Red Sea and the indian Ocean. Countries of East Africa include:

Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Seychelles, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda.

When to Go for a Safari

There are two rainy seasons in Kenya: from March to May, and October to December. The high season are in between.

Photography

For photographers, the best time is August and September when millions of wildebeests migrating from the Masai Mara to the Serengeti take place and they cross the crocodile infested Mara river.

In order to take good wildlife pictures bring a DSLR camera and a 200mm or 300mm lens at a minimum.

 

Comoros

Capital: Moroni

Djibouti

Capital: Djibouti

Eritrea

Capital: Asmara

Ethiopia

Capital: Adis Ababa

Highlights: Blue Nill Falls

Kenya

Capital: Nairobi

Madagascar

Capital: Antananarivo

Malawi

Capital: Lilongwe

Mozambique

Capital: Maputo

Seychelles

Capital: Victoria

Somalia

Capital: Mogadishu

! Not safe

Tanzania

Capital: Dar es Salaam

Highlight: Kilimanjaro, Ngorongoro, Serengeti.

Uganda

Capital: Kampala

Highlights: Gorillas

Uganda Map