Lake Victoria, Kenya
The majestic Lake Victoria is one of Africa’s Great Lakes, and the world’s second largest freshwater lake by area. Though bordered by 3 countries of East Africa, it is best accessed from Kenya, where a number of world class hotels, resorts and game lodges ensure a steady stream of tourists. Besides its rich offering of aquatic flora and fauna, Lake Victoria also has the lure of history, being home to a number of archaeological and heritage sites. The tranquil waters of the lake, and its many picturesque islands, are perfect for a quiet getaway. Activities on offer include fishing, bird-watching, wildlife safaris and cultural explorations.