Africa is a very exciting place to visit. Whether you are looking to explore a multicultural city like Dar es Salaam or you are on a safari adventure to a National Park like Obudu Cattle Ranch in Nigeria or you are looking for a beach like Zanzibar beach where you can relax, Africa is the right destination for you.
Africa is a destination known for many things including stunning attractions, exciting activities, diverse culture, picturesque beaches and magnificent landscapes, great national parks, laid-back cities, spectacular wildlife and glorious mountains. Regardless of the place you visit in Africa, there are plenty of interesting things to see and do that will suit your interest and taste.
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The best attractions in Africa
Are you looking for the right place to spend your next holiday? If you are looking to visit the best attractions in Africa where you can relax and forget all the hustle and bustle of life, Africa offers you the best.
#1. Majorelle Garden, Marrakech, Morocco
One of the most beautiful gardens that ever exist, Majorelle Garden, Marrakesh, Morocco is a botanical and artist’s landscape garden that covers two and a half acres.
The garden was designed and created by a French Orientalist artist known as Jacques Majorelle. Aside from the garden, you will also get to enjoy the Islamic Art Museum and Berber Museum because both of them are located in the garden. Below is the garden. For more details about the garden, watch this short video.
Photo Credit: Alexander Leisser
#2. The Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
If you are looking to visit the wonderland of unparalleled wildlife, colorful culture and spectacular scenery, Kenya’s Maasai Mara will give you all that. The National Park connects to the Tanzania Serengeti National Park to create the ultimate safari destination.
This is where you can spot different beautiful and wild animals. So if you love animals, visit Kenya to enjoy your next holiday.
#3. Obudu Cattle Ranch Calabar, Nigeria
Whether for business purpose or entertainment purpose, Nigeria is the home of the best attractions. If you are looking for the best place to enjoy your next holiday, just visit Nigeria’s Obudu Cattle Ranch in Calabar, Cross River. In addition to the serenity of the place, you will love the soft splashes of its waterfalls.
You can also visit attractions like Olumirin waterfall, Ife traditional museum, the Olumo rock and many other attractions. The people are friendly and receptive. And the plus here is that you will enjoy local and intercontinental foods.
#4. Loango National Park, Gabon
This National Park is marketed as “Africa’s last Eden.” It is a relatively new eco-tourist destination, so if you are looking to see elephants, gorillas, chimps, whales and much more, Gabon is a great place to visit. In Loango, you get to see wildlife while enjoying yourself at the beach. You also get to see the swamp, forest and Savannah in a single day.
And here’s a short video on this amazing Park.
#5. Karfiguela Waterfalls, Burkina Faso
If you are looking for new ideas and a unique experience, Burkina Faso is a perfect destination for you. Burkina Faso is surrounded by six countries including Togo, Mali, Niger, Benin, Cote Divoire and Ghana.
Aside from many attractions you can visit in Burkina Faso, Karfiguela Waterfalls offers you the best scene. Just walk over the rocks to catch the glimpse of the tropical paradise. Want to know the best time to visit these beautiful waterfalls? Visit the place between October and December.
#6. Garden Route, South Africa
The Garden Route, South Africa receives thousands of tourists every year. If you also want to explore the coastline of South Africa, you will love various sights you will see along the way. This garden passes through towns and cities like Knysna, Nature’s Valley, Little Brak River, Mossel Bay, George and Plettenberg Bay.
When it comes to the best attractions, you will be blown away by the kind of attractions Africa offers you. You can visit one of the thousands of attractions in Africa on your next holiday. You deserve to enjoy your holiday and if you are looking for the best place to visit, try one of the attractions in Africa.
A man walking in Garden Route National Park © Westend61 / Getty