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East Africa

East African countries include Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya. Some of the most amazing wildlife and incredible birdlife live here, and every climate from deserts to glaciers and tropical rain forests can be found in East Africa. East Africa is home to the Big Five, large families of gorillas, and the annual Great Migration. Mount Kenya and Mount Kilimanjaro, the two tallest peaks in Africa are located in East Africa, as well as Africa's largest freshwater lake, Lake Victoria, and Africa's deepest lake, Lake Tanganyika. The Great Rift Valley, the greatest valley in the world visible from space, is also located in East Africa.