In this post, we will show you the top tourist destinations in Africa that you should consider.
Africa is one of the most beautiful continents in the world. Its vast landscape is adorned with beautiful and breathtaking views. It is home to cultural relics that are thousands of years old.
From Victoria Falls in South Africa to the Egyptian pyramids, the list of places to visit is quite inexhaustive, which definitely will leave you confused as to where to start from or which place in Africa to put on your bucket list.
Thankfully, at Segun Travels, we have a compilation of tourist sites that will give you an unforgettable lifetime experience.
Below is a list of top tourist destinations in Africa that will leave you desirous of a visit to the world’s best-preserved continents.
Top Tourist Destinations In Africa
1. Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is one of the few places where you can see the Gorillas. The park is home to the silverback gorilla, the rarest species of gorilla alive on planet earth. At the park, you will sight the gorillas in their natural environment in similar societal settings. You would most likely encounter a roaring male silverback, playful juveniles, and brooding mother gorillas. Capturing the moments with videos or pictures will prove to be a priceless lifetime memory you can live to cherish.
2. Pyramids Of Egypt In Giza
Egypt is a land much filled with history at every turn. The land of ancient civilization once ruled the world. To date, there are relics of its ancient civilizations worth seeing. If you’re a history lover, you do have much to learn from the Egyptian pyramids built as tombs where Egyptian kings were buried 2,650 years ago. In the Chephren pyramids, you will spot King Chephren’s stone burial coffin adorned with ancient inscriptions.
3. Lekki Conservation Centre, Nigeria
The Lekki Conservation Centre is a bird watcher’s haven as it provides the opportunity to view migratory birds from parts of Europe. There, you will enjoy a fantastic skywalk experience on Africa’s longest canopy walkway. Its treehouse affords you the chance of observing rich animal diversity high in the tree canopies.
There are lots of tourist sites to visit in the ancient city of Ethiopia. The stone-hewn churches of Lalibela built in the 11th century are among the tourist sites you might want to visit in Ethiopia. Depending on your visit’s time, you can witness the Ethiopian Orthodox Epiphany in the ancient capital city of Gondar, where the crowds bathe to celebrate Timkat.
5. Serengeti National park, Tanzania And Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
You would be awed with the spectacular view of ‘hooves on the move’ as you witness wildlife migration between Serengeti and Masai Mara in Kenya. Herds of wildebeest (probably up to a million wildebeest) and zebras migrate from Ngorongoro through Serengeti to Masai Mara in Kenya.
You can also see other African wildlife, including Lions, buffalo, giraffes, and Elephants roaming the plains. Such amazing views will create lasting memories that will leave a smile on your face each time you remember sightings of ‘hooves on the move.’
The list is endless. At SegunTravels, we plan and organize tours with itineraries to cover some of Africa’s breathtaking tourist attraction centers. Also, we take charge of flight and hotel reservations, and other logistics to ensure you enjoy your trip within Africa, and back to your destination.