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Africa

Africa Holidays & Africa Tours

Where wildlife roams, natural wonders abound and the sky has never seemed so big

Our Top Destinations in Africa

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Discover Namibia – Camping

Africa
13 Days from USD 3,223
USD 2,805

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Vast open spaces, shifting desert scenery and wildlife

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Discover Namibia – Lodges

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13 Days from USD 3,223
USD 2,805

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Vast open spaces, shifting desert scenery and wildlife

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Highlights of Morocco

Africa
15 Days from USD 1,567
USD 1,495

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Imperial cities, Atlas Mountains, Sahara Desert and the Atlantic coast

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Cape Town & the Garden Route

Africa
12 Days from USD 2,917
USD 2,635

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Experience icons of South Africa: safari animals, dramatic coastal roads, electric cities and unforgettable landscapes

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Victoria Falls to Cape Town – Camping

Tourist walking on the scenic dunes of Sossusvlei, Namib desert, Namib Naukluft National Park, Namibia.
20 Days from USD 4,198
USD 3,780

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Camping adventure from Zimbabwe to South Africa

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Cape Town to Victoria Falls – Hotel/Lodge

Africa
20 Days from USD 4,198
USD 3,780

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Dunes, canyons and waterfalls from South Africa to Zimbabwe

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Cycle Namibia

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12 Days from USD 3,898
USD 3,360

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Enjoy magnificent and diverse Namibian landscapes

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Wildlife & Wilderness of Botswana

Africa
14 Days from USD 4,498
USD 4,275

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A Safari through Botswana's best wildlife reserves and Victoria Falls

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Namibian Family Adventurer

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13 Days from USD 3,448
USD 3,135

Experience Namibian desert wilderness, wildlife and culture

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Botswana & Zimbabwe Lodge Safari

Africa
14 Days from USD 6,598
USD 6,375

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Botswana and Zimbabwe greatest natural wonders and wildlife

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Cycle Morocco's Great South

Africa
9 Days from USD 2,173
USD 1,950

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Pedal through Morocco from the Atlas Mountains to the coast 

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Cycling the Cape & Winelands

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12 Days from USD 4,050

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Vineyards, mountain passes and South Africa's coastline

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Activities in Africa

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What wildlife will I see on an African safari?

Africa is filled with unique opportunities to experience wildlife in its natural habitat. The continent is home to a diverse range of animals, from elephants and lions to zebras and giraffes. Safaris let you witness these creatures up close, showcasing the beauty and diversity of African wildlife. As you experience the sights and sounds of the national parks and game reserves, you might spot the elusive leopard on the hunt, see wildebeests crossing the plains or hear the thunderous stampede of rhinos. You’ll also have the opportunity to see some of the planet’s most wonderful species of birds, including weaverbirds and hornbills.

What are Africa’s greatest natural wonders?

Africa is home to some of the world’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders. One of the continent’s most iconic landmarks is Victoria Falls, located on the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe. Known for its thunderous cascades and misty spray that can be seen from miles away, Victoria Falls is a magnificent sight to behold. Another remarkable natural wonder in Africa is the Sahara Desert, the largest hot desert in the world. With its vast expanse of golden sand dunes and extreme temperatures, the Sahara is both beautiful and harsh. The Great Rift Valley in East Africa is a geological marvel, stretching over 6,000 kilometres and showcasing diverse landscapes, lakes and wildlife.

FAQs on Africa Holidays

Where are the best destinations for Africa holidays?

Africa is a continent rich in diverse cultures, landscapes and wildlife, making it a popular destination for travellers worldwide. Some of the best destinations for a holiday in Africa include:

The Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, famous for its vast plains and spectacular wildlife migrations, especially the famous Great Migration of wildebeest and zebras.

The Masai Mara in Kenya is another renowned safari destination with a high concentration of wildlife, including the Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhinoceros).

The Victoria Falls, located on the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe, is one of the largest and most impressive waterfalls in the world, offering breathtaking views.

Cape Town is a must-visit city on South Africa trips known for its stunning landscapes, outdoor activities, diverse cuisine and rich history.

The Pyramids of Giza in Egypt is an iconic archaeological site and one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, showcasing the ancient Egyptian civilization’s architectural wonders.

What is the best time to visit Africa for a holiday?

The best time to visit Africa for a holiday largely depends on the specific region and activities you’ll be enjoying. Generally, the dry season, which typically falls between June and October, is considered the best time for safaris and wildlife viewing in many African countries. This period offers excellent game viewing opportunities as animals congregate around water sources, making them easier to spot. South African tours of countries such as Botswana and Namibia have a peak safari season from July to October due to their arid climates.

What should I pack for Africa holidays?

When packing for an African holiday, it’s crucial to include essentials that will ensure your comfort and safety throughout your trip. Some essential items to pack include:

– Lightweight clothing suitable for warm weather, including trousers and long sleeved tops protect you from insects and the sun.

– Comfortable shoes or boots for walking safaris or outdoor activities.

– Sunscreen with a high SPF, sunglasses and a wide-brimmed.

– Insect repellent and anti-malarial medication if travelling to malaria-prone areas.

– Binoculars.

– A good camera with extra batteries and memory cards.

Do I need vaccinations for Africa?

If you’re planning a holiday to Africa, it’s important to consider getting vaccinations to protect your health and well-being during your trip. Although vaccinations aren’t always essential, Africa is a diverse continent with various health risks, including diseases such as yellow fever, malaria and typhoid. Vaccinations can help prevent these diseases and ensure that you can fully enjoy your travel experience without worrying about potential health concerns We recommend consulting your healthcare provider or travel clinic at least 4-6 weeks before your trip to receive personalised recommendations on vaccinations based on your destination, activities and medical history.

Where are the best places in Africa for cycling holidays?

Africa is home to many stunning locations that are perfect for cycling, with Namibia and Morocco standing out as top destinations for exploring by bike. In Namibia, the vast and diverse landscapes provide an exceptional backdrop for cycling, from the red sand dunes of the Namib Desert to the unique wildlife sightings in Etosha National Park. The well-maintained roads in Namibia make it a great choice for both experienced cyclists and beginners looking to explore the beauty of Africa on two wheels.

Alternatively, Morocco offers a different cycling experience with its ancient cities, dramatic mountain ranges and picturesque coastal roads. Cycling through the vibrant souks of Marrakech, challenging the high-altitude climbs of the Atlas Mountains or enjoying the scenic routes along the Atlantic coast all make Morocco a perfect destination for cycling.

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