Africa is a vast continent full of wonder and adventure. Explore luxury destinations in Africa, from a Serengeti safari adventure to climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro. No matter what you're into, our travel agents will design a unique vacation just for you.
Tarangire National Park
There is something for everyone to do in Tanzania and should definitely be at the top of your Africa itinerary wish list! From luxury accommodations, a game drive on the Serengeti, a Bush lunch or a standing on the roof of Africa at Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania is teeming with once-in-a-lifetime experiences.
The Zanzibar Archipelago is a group of islands off the coast of mainland Tanzania. Although Zanzibar is still a part of Tanzania, it is a separate entity and is undoubtedly a must-have stamp for your passport. Whether you're into culture and history or are just craving a relaxing beach vacation somewhere new, Zanzibar is worth exploring.
Bwindi Impenatrable Forest
Year-round sunshine and friendly locals are just two great reasons to add Uganda to your Africa itinerary. Endearingly known as "The Pearl of Africa," you're sure to fall in love with Uganda. Get closer to gorillas, chimps and other exotic wildlife in an area surrounded by picturesque landscapes and steeped in rich cultural diversity. Discover why Uganda is at the top of many African travel bucket lists.
Nyungwe Forest National Park
Volcanoes National Park
Rwanda is known worldwide for its unforgettable gorilla treks, and, with their hugely successful conservation efforts of the endangered mountain gorillas, it's easy to see why! However, Rwanda has so much more to offer. Known as "the land of a thousand hills," Rwanda's unique biodiversity creates opportunities that you can't experience anywhere else. Centrally located in the heart of Africa, Rwanda deserves a spot on everyone's bucket list.
The Red Sea
From a guided tour of the Great Pyramid of Giza to scuba diving in the Red Sea, there is so much to do that you could plan an entire trip to Africa without ever leaving Egypt. Immerse yourself in rich culture and history surrounded by spectacular views you can only find in Egypt. Dine, explore and experience Egypt for an adventure you won't soon forget.
Hwange National Park
This country in southern Africa is overflowing with incredible natural beauty. In fact, most of the country’s tourism revolves around outdoor adventures and spectacular wild places to explore. The locals in Zimbabwe take pride in the wildlife and the natural beauty of their country, and they are eager to share their knowledge with travelers. You won’t go anywhere without receiving a warm, welcoming smile! See why Zimbabwe is quickly becoming a favorite destination for many African safari vacations.
Kruger National Park
South Africa is a must-see for many travelers! Teeming with unforgettable adventures, rich history, exotic wildlife and top-notch cuisine, this country has something to offer for every family member. Perhaps South Africa is most well known for its beautiful coastline, beaches and scenery, but it also has one of the largest game reserves, world-class vineyards, a few of Africa’s best golf courses, and friendly people and local cultures. So whether you’re looking for an adrenaline rush or a place to unwind, South Africa is worth exploring.
Check "Visit The Serengeti" off of your bucket list!
Few things encapsulate our mind's eye perception of Africa as well as The Serengeti. So chances are when you've caught yourself daydreaming of your trip to Africa, Serengeti National Park is what you pictured, even if you had no idea. As the home to countless wildlife, The Serengeti is one of the true natural wonders of the earth and deserves a special spot on your wish list.
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The Ngorongoro Crater is a natural wonder that was created when a volcano, thought to be the height of Mount Kilimanjaro, erupted and collapsed in on itself about 2.5 million years ago. Today, this is Africa's "Garden of Eden," full of abundant wildlife, including Africa's "Big 5", the endangered black rhino, and the black-maned male lion.
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If you are craving an African safari that gets you up close and personal with the native wildlife, this should be on your adventure wishlist. In this "mini Serengeti," you're likely to experience herds of elephants (including the giant tuskers), zebras, giraffes, and baboons during the dry season (Sept. and Oct.) because the Tarangire River crosses right through the park and is a primary source of fresh water.
Add "climbed Kilimanjaro" to the list of your life's accomplishments!
The dormant volcano, Mount Kilimanjaro, is one of the most iconic natural wonders of the world, the tallest peak in Africa, and a unique opportunity to encounter every climate as you change elevation. Hikers, photography enthusiasts, and scientists alike will enjoy all that this unique experience has to offer.
Go where the locals go—explore Arusha!
Arusha National Park is an ideal addition to any trip to Tanzania. Whether you're resting after your Mt. Kilimanjaro climbing trip or about to do an African safari, Arusha is a nearby town full of activities to enjoy. Ask about all that this destination has to offer while you're in Tanzania!
Let the island life change you. Add Zanzibar Island to your Africa itinerary.
If you're looking for an extraordinary way to escape from the everyday, add the main island of the Zanzibar Archipelago to your trip. Take a step back and enjoy scenic winding roads lined with mangoes, coconuts, and other lush vegetation that lead to an experience like no other.
Include Mafia Island in your idyllic Zanzibar beach vacation.
If you're looking for a hideaway to escape the traditional hustle and bustle that accompanies a tourist town, Mafia Island may be the remote destination you're craving. A diver's paradise, Mafia Island is the epitome of tranquility. Rarely visited, this exclusive island is ideal for travelers who like to step off of the beaten path.
Add the iconic Bwindi Impenetrable Forest to your African vacation!
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (or, officially, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park) is a dense ecosystem, where many areas are only navigable by foot. Herb vines and shrubs cover the mountain floors, making it the ideal home to over 350 bird species and 120 species of animals, including its remarkable primate population. Established in 1991 as a park to protect the endangered mountain gorillas, Bwindi is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to its exceptional habitat diversity and protection of endangered species. Approximately half of the world's population of mountain gorillas (more than 400) call Bwindi home.
We'll help you make lifelong memories in Entebbe!
As the city with Uganda's only international airport, exploring all that Entebbe offers is a great way to start (or end) your trip to Africa. Entebbe is a larger city, but it still has a small-town vibe. Surrounded by the largest lake in Africa, Lake Victoria, Entebbe encompasses all that is a shore-style life—clean, relaxed and peaceful. Relax and enjoy Entebbe!
Add Kigali to your list of things to do on your trip to Africa.
As the capital city of Rwanda, Kigali is a thriving and flourishing destination. Teeming with cultural experiences, art galleries, fashion, coffee shops and more, Kigali is full of things to do.
Take a walk on the wild side in Volcanoes National Park.
Rwanda is home to eight dormant volcanoes, five of which are accessible in Volcanoes National Park in the country's northwest corner. The unique rainforest features a wealth of biodiversity and a range of ecosystems, such as evergreen and bamboo forests, grassland, swamp and heath. It's most notable as the home of endangered mountain gorillas.
Experience nature at its best in Nyungwe Forest National Park.
As one of the oldest rainforests on the continent, the Nyungwe Forest National Park is also incredibly the most preserved forest in Africa. Located in southwest Rwanda, Nyungwe Forest is home to over 1,000 wildlife species, including 13 primate species and 300 bird species. Located within driving distance to Volcanoes National Park, these are two destinations that work well together.
Add this hidden gem to your gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda.
Ruhengeri, also known as Musanze, may not be as popular as some of the other local destinations in Africa, but that adds to the charm of the experience. This smaller town is located at the base of the Virunga Mountains and is the closest city to Volcanoes National Park.
There is so much to do in Cairo - be sure to ask us to curate a trip just for you!
If you're dreaming of getting away while exploring Egyptian culture, the chances are good that you're daydreaming of Cairo, Egypt. This capital city is where many travelers head to when they want to get up-close and personal to the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, the Nile River and ancient Egyptian history. Here are a handful of activity options to help you start planning your Egyptian vacation:
Take a stroll through a time from long ago with a hand-crafted trip to Luxor, Egypt.
Do you want to be submerged in ancient Egyptian history? Look no further than Thebes, Egypt, more recently known as Luxor. As once a thriving city in its prime, the city is saturated with a culture dating back thousands of years. Walk among the hieroglyphs, fly high with a hot air balloon ride, or enjoy an experience hand-selected for you and your family.
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Stunningly picturesque, Aswan, Egypt is the ideal location for photographers and travelers who love a breathtaking view. In addition, Aswan is notably more relaxed than its larger counterparts, Cairo and Luxor, making it ideal for families wanting to see Egypt while unwinding from everyday life.
Get away from the crowds in this captivating coastal city!
Everyone deserves a day at the beach, so why shouldn't it be in Egypt? Alexandria, Egypt is a coastal city teeming with ancient history. Although this destination is as historically significant as Cairo, Alexandria remains largely untouched by tourism. Add a beach day to your Egypt itinerary while exploring this cultural hidden gem.
Be sure to ask about including the Red Sea in your vacation in Africa for a few days of relaxing!
Visiting the Red Sea is an ideal luxury Africa vacation for families, solo travelers and honeymooners. The Red Sea should be at the top of every beach-lovers or diving enthusiast's wishlist. Lounge the day away at a luxury resort, enjoy world-class dining and entertainment, and jump into one of the many water sport activities in the pristine waters.
There is so much to see and do. Experience the unforgettable Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe!
Victoria Falls is inarguably at the top of the list of places to visit within Zimbabwe. Sizing up to be twice as wide and deep as Niagara Falls, this ranks as the greatest falling curtain of water on the planet and one of the seven natural wonders of the world. The locals know the falls as "Mosi-oa-Tunya" or "The Smoke That Thunders," and it is easy to see why with its enormous size and power.
Take a walk on the wild side and visit Hwange National Park!
As Zimbabwe's oldest and largest national park, Hwange National Park should be at the top of any safari lover's wish list. Thanks to Zimbabwe's conservation efforts, Hwange is home to the most extensive diversity of mammals of all of the world's national parks. The "Big 5" (elephants, buffaloes, rhinoceroses, lions and leopards) and more than 100 mammal and 500 bird species call this area home. As a bonus, Zimbabwe prefers to limit the number of safari trips within the park to preserve the natural state. You'll be only one of a handful of visitors to the park that day, giving you an exclusive and crowd-free experience.
Kruger National Park is perfect for any nature enthusiast!
If you are looking for an unforgettable luxury African safari, look no further than Kruger National Park. Officially the oldest national park in Africa, it is also the third-largest National Park worldwide. On your safari, you're likely to come in contact with the Big 5 all in one day, thanks to outstanding conservation efforts.
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Cape Town should absolutely be on your travel bucket list and is easily accessible via train from any Victoria Falls excursion. This South African destination is consistently voted the best city globally, and it is easy to see why. Known for its long, sunny summer days and scenery, there is never a lack of places to go or things to do. If you're looking for one location that offers a little of everything, ask about adding South Africa to your itinerary!
Explore the exotic country of Morocco for an unforgettable adventure!
The mountainous country of Morocco is located in northwest Africa. Sightseers love this destination because it is saturated with rich culture, history and character. Explore the exquisite architecture, indulge in delicious food, and find adventure in this unique country, from its attractive Mediterranean shoreline to the soaring peaks of the three mountain ranges.
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