The best things to do after climbing Kilimanjaro
Many people like to plan a local reward for having toughed it out on Kilimanjaro. And they deserve it! We suggest three nearby adventures you could choose from, all of which are great post-trek options: gorilla trekking, a Big Five safari, or Zanzibar.
Three best things to do after Kilimanjaro
Tanzania safari Zanzibar Gorilla trekking
1. Tanzania safari
Tanzania is home to the Big Five: bush elephant, lion, leopard, Cape buffalo and black rhino.
The Great Migration
Follow Alice for a Tanzania safari
Hit the beaches of Zanzibar
Swim? Or just float? ✔ (The waters are warm, clear and calm) Dig your toes in the sand? ✔ (The beaches are white sand) Go fishing? ✔ (The fishing is epic, and chartered fishing boats are available) Tan? ✔ (This is the African sun, after all!) Snorkel? ✔ (Zanzibar is surrounded by gorgeous reefs!) Eat tasty food? ✔ (Spicy seafood dishes are the name of the game) Paddle ski? ✔ (All sorts of water sports are on offer) Go yachting? ✔ (Seriously, Zanzibar offers it all!)
Zanzibar is known for its spices, so you can expect plenty of tasty food!
3. Gorilla trekking
Gorilla trekking brings you within metres of these beautiful creatures.
Who are these mountain gorillas?
Gorilla trekking Uganda versus Rwanda
Follow Alice to gorilla trekking Uganda
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Going on safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park Canoeing in traditional dugout canoes on Lake Bunyonyi Going on a mountain bike safari in Lake Mburo National Park Visiting black rhinos as the Zhiwa Rhino Sanctuary
In Uganda you can go gorilla trekking and go on safari!