Africa is a land full of diversity in its cultures, landscapes, and wildlife. From the Sahara to the rainforest, to beaches and buzzing cities, Africa will never fail to impress with adventures around every corner. Perfect for foodies, wildlife adventurers, and culture seekers, Africa is an unbelievable experience.
Get your imagination going and start dreaming of all the places and things to see and do in Africa! Here are a few of our favorite must-must-do Africa wildlife adventures.
Can’t-Miss Adventures in Africa:
- Great Migration Safaris, Kenya & Tanzania – August and September are the perfect time to see the wildebeest Great Migration. You’ll see loads of animals making their way through eastern Africa, from wildebeest and zebras to rhinos and lions. Great Migration safaris need to be booked well in advance, as the lodges for the Mara crossing book up quickly.
- Gorilla Trekking, Rwanda & Uganda – Tracking gorillas through the forested mountains on the slopes of the Virungas is a magical experience. If you’re lucky, trekking is easy and you’ll find gorillas in no time; however some of them can be quite elusive, especially during wet weather. So keep an eye out!
- Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe – Victoria Falls is located on the Zambezi River, creating the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe, and is known as the greatest waterfall in the world. There are multiple view points offering the most spectacular vistas of this awe-inspiring natural wonder.
- Cape Town, South Africa – If you’re more of a city dweller and want to explore the history of Africa’s nations, you should definitely visit Cape Town, South Africa. Also known as the “Mother City,” in Cape Town you’ll find golden beaches, the wondrous behemoth that is Table Mountain, and vineyards full of delicious grapes, as well as beautifully kept botanical gardens within the city, such as Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Among this natural beauty, you’ll also find a rich South African history full of culture and diversity, as well as a sense of community. This is a city of diversity, full of different cultures and outlooks.
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