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Activities

What to do during a trip in Africa? A lot of people think: Africa = safari. But there is much more to do... Discover the highlights of Africa with our unforgettable activities! Whether you are looking for exciting adventures, a cultural experience, learn how to cook local dishes or visit a city with street kids, we are quite sure we have the perfect activities for you.

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Nairobi

For a half day, step into the fascinating and heartwarming universe of the Kibera slums in Nairobi, which shows you the harsh realities of life for people living in the city’s biggest slum. Inside this huge area filled with mud-and-plastic houses, you realise that the Kibera dwellers are proud people who praise the sense of […]

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Nairobi

If you want to catch a break from Nairobi’s hustle and bustle, head into Karura Forest, the green lungs of the city. Fifty kilometres of hiking and cycling trails lead you through dense forest, past three rivers, eucalyptus trees, bamboo forests and onto open meadows and clearings. Visit the 15-metre high waterfall, the abandoned Lily […]

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Samburu

Visit the very special Umoja village in the Samburu district, six hours north of Nairobi. It’s a village for women only and was founded in 1990 by a Samburu woman named Rebecca Lolosoli. Her goal was to create a women-only sanctuary for survivors of violence against women and for young girls running from forced marriages […]

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Mombasa

Duration: 5-8 hours

Bamburi Forest Trails

If you want to take a break from Mombasa or the beach of Bamburi, head over to the Bamburi Forest Trails. No matter if by foot or bike: discover the lush, tranquil jungle with its many species of palm trees from all over the world. Enjoy the various landscapes with empty quarries, lush forests, lakes […]

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Mombasa

Duration: 2-3 hours

A visit to the Nguuni Nature Sanctuary gives you the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hand feed giraffes – really! But, of course, there is much more to discover in this nature park: go hiking, do a game drive or ride your bike through the woodlands, wetlands and savannah grasslands and spot animals like antelopes, ostriches, impalas, oryx, […]

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Nairobi

Duration: 5-8 hours

Ngong Hills hike

Seven hills, endless stunning views. When hiking in the beautiful Ngong Hills, you’ll find yourself in one of the most famous movie sets of all time. Next to Meryl Streep and Robert Redford, this natural wonder was the star in “Out of Africa” and for four to five hours you can explore it for yourself. […]

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Diani Beach

Duration: 2-3 hours

Visit the Digo tribe

Your day starts with a trip to the village of Ukunda where you can visit a local market, try local food and test your bargaining skills. Afterwards you’ll see the Digo tribe, the indigenous people of Diani, who now live in villages with around 40 huts each. During your stay you’ll learn more about their […]

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Diani Beach

Duration: 5-8 hours

Kenya allows for some good places to go deep sea fishing. Diani Beach, on the country’s south coast, is one of them. On a 22 ft boat you head into open waters during this marine in adventure and start your search for some kingfish or barracuda. Once caught, the fish are usually released again, since […]

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Lake Naivasha

Duration: 2-3 hours

A safari usually involves a lot of sitting in a safari jeep, but at Lake Naivasha you get the chance to stretch your legs. The shores of the lake are hilly and green and form the perfect backdrop for a walking safari. During this hike of a few hours you might run into hippos, giraffes, […]

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Lake Naivasha

Discover the marvellous Great Rift Valley scenery from the Chui Gate to Hell’s Gate National Park – on a bike! During this 44-kilometre trip, you pedal through a beautiful landscape alongside zebras, giraffes, and many bird species, and through some small towns in between. Once you reach the park, you can choose to return to […]

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Moroto

Visit a village of the Karamojong tribe in the northeast of Uganda, and get to meet the people, see their houses, go cattle herding and experience what a day in the life of the Karamojong looks like! The Karamojong are semi-nomadic pastoralist people who are known for their unique culture, their traditional way of life […]

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Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

An extraordinary adventure awaits you in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park: during this thrilling gorilla trekking tour you’ll dive deep into the lush forests – guided by experts of course. Once you’ve found the fascinating mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, hold your camera close and capture their unique behaviour, playful interactions and powerful displays for eternity. […]

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Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

Uganda is famous for its chimpanzees and mountain gorillas. However, the country knows how to enchant you with another primate species: go on an unforgettable golden monkey trekking tour in the stunning Mgahinga National Park and see for yourself. In the lush rainforest, you can observe these endangered animals up close and witness their playful […]

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Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

Embark on a legendary hike to the dormant Virunga volcanoes in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Whether you are an experienced or beginning mountain hiker, hiking on these volcanoes is a physically challenging experience in a breathtaking volcano landscape that you won’t easily forget. On this full-day hike, you are accompanied by an experienced guide who […]

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Kampala

Duration: 2-3 hours

Kampala City Tour

Uganda’s capital welcomes you with the perfect mix of tradition, culture and modernity. During a Kampala city tour, you’ll see what we mean. Your guide takes you to iconic landmarks like the World War Monument and Independence Monument, shows you a different side of the city in the Katanga Slums, and the beauty of the […]

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