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The Heart of Africa is a location on the World Map. It also serves as one of four connections to the Pyramids Map.

Real World Location

Lake Tanganyika borders four countries: the Congo, Tanzania, Zambia, and Burundi. The Heart of Africa covers the lake and the area westward (primarily the Congo and Zambia).


  • The Great Rift, which formed the basin for the lake, occurred 22-25 million years ago.
  • Olduvai Gorge, where the human species originated, is located nearby in Tanzania.
  • Expedition Encounters take place here.