If you have your heart on exploring Africa, it’s well worth exploring destinations in North Africa such as Egypt as well as destinations such as South Africa, which are located at the southern end of the continent. So if you’re intent on visiting Africa and exploring its diverse sites, simply continue reading to discover some of the top sights in Africa.
The Top Sights of Africa:
- Table Mountain – Cape Town, South Africa
Table Mountain is located in Cape Town, which is a coastal city in South Africa. One of the best ways to explore Table Mountain is by taking a cable car to the top of the mountain, where you’ll enjoy phenomenal views of Cape Town’s stunning surf beaches. If you’re curious yes, Table Top Mountain does boast a flat table-like top, which makes it look like a table.
- Climbing Kilimanjaro – Tanzania
If you’re looking to explore the great outdoors, whilst touring Africa, it’s well worth taking on Africa’s ultimate physical challenge, climbing Kilimanjaro. Which is by far the tallest point in Africa and is also the tallest freestanding mountain in the world. If you’re keen, it’s worth booking an escorted tour, with a reputable company who offers experienced guides.
- Visit Victoria Falls – Zambia and Tanzania
Victoria Falls is a sight to behold and stands at 355 feet tall. Like Niagra Falls which is technically located in both Canada and the United States of America, Victoria Falls is also located in two countries, Zambia and Tanzania. No matter which side of the river you view Victoria Falls, it’s bound to take your breath away.
- The Pyramids of Giza – Egypt
The Pyramids of Giza are among some of the oldest man-made structures in the world, some of which, were created out of limestone around 2650 BC. If you visit Giza, make sure to view the Chephren Pyramid which is the most photographed Pyramid in the world and was created out of 2.5 million blocks of limestone.
If you’re looking for a unique way to view the pyramids, you may be interested in booking a scenic hot air balloon ride over the pyramids. So that you’ll be able to enjoy a bird’s eye view of the pyramids! Just make sure to pack a camera or your smartphone in order to take plenty of photos.
- Kruger National Park
A list of Africa’s top sites, would not be complete without at least one national park. Kruger National is located in northeastern South Africa and is one of the largest wildlife game reserves in the world. If you’re looking to tick seeing Africa’s big five off your bucket list, you’ll be able to spot all five animals in their natural habitat, during a safari tour of Kruger National Park. There is no need to worry as the guides will make you feel safe while traveling and out on the tour.
So if you have your heart set on exploring Africa in the near future and want to ensure that you don’t miss out on viewing some of Africa’s most spectacular, beautiful sites, it’s definitely visiting all five of the stunning sites listed above.