Plan a trip to Africa
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Africa is adventure. This rugged continent is home to mountain ranges, raging rivers and wildlife. The cities and countries all offer something unique, with the deserts to the north and south west and a large lush green interior. Africa will not disappoint.
The best Africa travel planning websites
When to go to Africa
Africa has a variety of seasons depending on the country.
The best months to visit Africa vary. For the North and West Africa the best time is generally the dry season Nov – Apr. Central Africa the dry season is June – September. East Africa Dec – Feb and June – Sep and Southern Africa the shoulder seasons of March, April, May. For a bit more insight read up on Go2Africa Where to go and When
To decide when to go, it’s a good idea to check Africa weather, Africa public holidays and Africa School Holidays.
A travel map for Africa
Map of Africa – Links to each African Country Tourism Office
The best travel brochures for Africa
You’ll find these online travel brochures great for ideas and helpful for planning. (Give them time to load)
The best Africa Travel Blogs
Learn what others think about travelling in Africa with these in-depth travel blogs.
The top 12 Africa Destinations
Discover the most popular destinations for Africa, just click on the image
The best options for flights to/from Africa
International flights operate into/out of Africa from Australia, Asia, Middle East, North America, UK and Europe.
The major international airports of Africa are Egypt- Cairo, Morocco – Casablanca, Kenya – Nairobi, Rwanda – Kigali, Tanzania – Dar Es Salaam, South Africa – Johannesburg, Mauritius
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Cruise information for Africa
Cruises operate to/from a number of African ports the major ports include Mombasa (Kenya), Port Louis (Mauritius), Nosy Be (Madagascar), Port Elizabeth, Durban, Capetown (South Africa), Wavis Bay (Namibia), Benin, Banjul (Gambia), Dakar (Senegal), Canary Islands. Cruise to Africa from Asia, Uk Europe, North America, Middle East.
How to get around Africa
Africa is serviced by a number of airlines, cruises and ferries, you can also hire a car or obtain public transport. You can check which options are best for your chosen African Country.
The best Travel Itineraries Africa
Choosing which African country to visit can be difficult. Some popular options are in the North – Egypt, Morocco, Central – Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar and the South – Botswana, Namibia, South Africa. Try these suggested itineraries for Africa.
What to see and do in Africa
Africa is ideal for bloggers, writers and travellers and inspires them to find the best options for travellers. Here are the Top Blogs and Free things to do in Africa.
Sightseeing, Day Tours, Extended Tours, Volunteer Africa
Africa offer a range of sightseeing and attractions. Safari with wild animals, see the raging Victoria falls, relax on a Nile riverboat…or volunteer. Plan what to see and do in Africa with plenty of Sightseeing/Attractions, Day Touring or Extended Tour options.
Independent travel give a great overview if you want to travel on your own.
Ideas for Places to Stay Africa
There are numerous places to stay in Africa, from Budget backpacking to Luxury Safari Camps. Consider the type of accommodation you would like in Where to stay in Africa, or if you just need a Hostel, Hotel or Resort look at Accommodation options for Africa to find plenty of ideas. For those seeking something different, try Traditional or Unique Africa Accommodation.
How much to Budget For Africa
To work out what to budget for, have a look at the average cost of living in Africa.
Entry information – Passport and Visa Rules for Africa
To enter any African country you will need a valid Passport (with a minimum of 6 months validity).
For entry requirements for Africa and documentation check the Visa and Passport information and Project Visa
Security, Health and Vaccinations, Driving Rules Africa
Check important information on Travel Security, Health and Vaccinations and Driving overseas.
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