13 of the Most Beautiful Places in Africa

As the globe’s second-largest continent, Africa holds more wonders than you can see in just a lifetime. Evocative and magical landscapes and stories will appear in front of your own eyes.

Deciding on the best things to do in Africa is definitely a challenge. From outstanding pyramids to majestic waterfalls to animals in the wild, Africa will blow you away.

Sossusvlei Namib-Naukluft National Park in Namibia

The Sossusvlei surely is among Africa’s most beautiful places. The oldest desert in the world, the Sossusvlei, lies in the heart of the Namib-Naukluft National Park.

The Great  Pyramids at Giza  in Egypt

The Great Pyramids of Giza are among the most popular Africa tourist spots. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is located just outside Cairo, Egypt’s capital city. 

Victoria Falls in Zambia and Zimbabwe

In Africa, you will find many natural wonders, and one of the must-see. Listed as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, Victoria Falls falls right on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia

Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

Kibo is the summit of the mountain, and it is a dormant peak, which means that it could possibly erupt again. The other two are instead extinct. Rising 5,895 meters high. The continent’s highest peak.

Lake Malawi sits on the border of Malawi, Mozambique, and Tanzania. It has recently been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its astonishing biodiversity, only comparable to the Galapagos.

Lake Malawi, Malawi

Cape Town in South Africa

Called by locals “Mother City”, Cape Town is among the best places to visit Africa. As the most urbanized city in South Africa, Cape Town is a great spot to base yourself to explore.

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