Africa is an exotic and adventurous holiday destination that is perfect for families, couples or large groups. With a wide diversity of cultures, exotic wildlife and majestic scenery, Africa is just waiting to be explored. You can go on big game safaris, explore cosmopolitan Cape town, kite sail on the pristine beaches, be pampered in luxury and indulge in fine food and wine.
In no particular order here are our Top 10 African Vacations Ideas
#1 African Safari to Tanzania & Kenya
On this 13-day safari to East Africa’s top game parks you will see amazing wildlife like lions, leopards, elephants, zebras, wildebeest and the rare black rhino. Pack your camera for your visit famous wildlife reserves and parks in both Tanzania and Kenya – Masai Mara, Amboseli, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti, home to the great wildebeest migration during most of the year.
#2 Kenya Wilderness Safari
On this 9-day African safari for true wildlife enthusiasts, you’ll visit locally owned Kenyan conservatories that provide authentic cultural experiences and a fantastic launching ground for guests to enjoy game viewing. Enjoy night and day game drives, cultural visits, sundowners, nature walks, and more. You will enjoy camps that are small and authentic with rustic charm combined with creature comforts.
#3 Active South Africa Adventure
Looking for adventure? On this 10-day unique and active adventure vacation you will explore South Africa by kayak, bike, foot, and plane. Kayak along the South African coastline, hike on Table Mountain, and bike though the scenic winelands and enjoy a big game safari in a vehicle and on foot. You will enjoy a variety of accommodations including a comfortable game lodge, a quality hotel, a tented camp and adventurous fly camping.
#4 South Africa Cycle & Culinary Safari
On this 7-day South Africa Cycle & Culinary Safari you will cycle through wilderness areas along South Africa’s west coast. Enjoy breathtaking scenery, cultural heritage, and get close-up with African wildlife. Indulge in exquisite culinary pleasures including from wine and chocolate tastings in the famed Winelands. Learn curing & smoking techniques from Master Chef of Charcuterie, Neil Jewell.
#5 South Africa Value Safari
On this 8 day South African adventure, you’ll enjoy a big game safari at the Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve. Y will explore the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, explore the Cape Peninsula, and visit the beautiful Cape Winelands for world-class wine tasting.
#6 Tanzania Deluxe Tented Safari
On this 9-day deluxe tented safari in Tanzania you will game drives, cultural visits, and walking safaris. While visiting famous reserves including Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire and Serengeti Stay you will stay in spacious and beautifully designed tented camps. Located in exclusive private locations away from the large concentrations of tourists, you’ll enjoy hot showers, delicious food, campfires and more.
#7 Tanzania Exclusive
On this 11-day safari you will see the most animals in the wildest places in Tanzania. Explore Serengeti, home to the great wildebeest migration for 3 days. Visit Tanzania’s Katavi National Park to enjoy 4 days in the pristine wilderness. Finally spend 3 days in the thick forests of Mahale Mountains National Park where you will track chimpanzees.
# 8 Tanzania Value Safari
On this 7-day safari you will get to see beautiful Tanzania at a great price! Visit the best parks in northern Tanzania, including the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tarangire. You will enjoy cultural visits, walks, and exciting game drives, and other activities. There is no better value in Tanzania offering excellent guides and comfortable accommodations throughout.
# 9 Tanzania Wildest
On this 8-day African safari your will visit Tanzania’s Mahale Mountains National Park where spectacular peaks rise from crystal clear Lake Tanganyika. You’ll spend your days tracking chimpanzees in the on the slopes and thick forests. Watch these fascinating creatures in their daily routines. You’ll also enjoy the undisturbed wilderness of Katavi National Park. This combination of exclusivity and luxury make it the perfect off-the-beaten-path holiday.
#10 Zanzibar Beach Holiday
On this 5-day African vacation your will relax on the spice island of Zanzibar. Zanzibar lies off the coast of Tanzania in the Indian Ocean and is famous for once being the commercial center of East Africa. Explore ancient Islamic ruins, noble Arabic houses and frolic on the h miles of white sandy palm fringed beaches and coves. Visit the narrow streets and bustling markets of Stone Town or take part in watersports on the magnificent pristine beaches.