Wondering what the great places to travel to in Africa are? If you consider going far, it’s best to pick some of the most popular places to visit, because the second-largest continent offers hundreds of attractions. Africa is famous for many beautiful spots, but there are several of them which must be visited by everyone.
We have already compiled a list of the top 10 places to visit before you die. In that list we included the well-known Pyramids of Giza. But Africa is much more than just pyramids, so we have compiled a list of some of the best places to see in Africa.
Africa is famous for its wildlife, the continent houses many national parks and reservations where the nature is preserved in an almost intact state. At the same time, many species of flora and fauna are unique and can be observed only in Africa. However, the continent is also famous for its cultural variety. There are many tribes in Africa, which have their own traditions and are glad to show them to visitors. In this way, a trip to Africa could be a real possibility to see a totally different culture.
Also, Africa is probably the best place on our planet where one can combine relaxing, drinking cocktails on the beach, with having some adventures and exploring many new things. Africa is able to leave you with some amazing impressions and great memories.
In this way, if money is not a problem, and you’ve got some time, we’d advise you to go to Africa and explore this continent.
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As a preview, we included Zanzibar in our list. Located on the shore of the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar is one of the great places to travel to in Africa not only because of its great beaches, but also because Zanzibar (a semi-autonomous region in Tanzania) has a great history which it would like to share with everyone. The most famous attraction of Zanzibar is the Stone Town, where you can observe many traditional homes, mosques and the main point, “Beit-El-Ajaib” (House of Wonders), a beautiful palace built in the XIX-th century.
Also, if you are at the right time in Tanzania, you can catch the great migration of animals, which represent a fascinating view of millions of animals moving from the Ngorongoro Reserve towards Kenya.
Sounds pretty cool, huh? With this in mind, take a look at some other awesome places we have included in our list and which you can see in Africa. Continue reading to check out the remaining great places to travel to in Africa.