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Africa

Welcome to Africa, where adventure lies around every corner. From the heights of Kilimanjaro to the winding souks of Marrakech; the mesmerising sand dunes of Namibia to the beaches of Cape Town, this vast continent has a dramatic variety of landscapes and a fascinating mix of cultures just waiting to be uncovered. So let out your intrepid side and embark on an epic African journey...

Your African Adventure

In an area this size there are endless options of how to spend your time there. Join an adventure tour and see the continent's highlights with fellow travellers. Hook yourself up with a Hop-On-Hop-Off bus pass and go at your own pace. Get involved with one of our volunteering projects and gain valuable experience. Or for something extra special, our Tailor Made Africa team can put together your dream trip for you.  Find out more about your Africa options here!
Woman on a safari seeing Zebras

Flights to Africa

When it comes to describing Africa, 'huge' is an understatement. But it is well connected by air, which makes getting there that much easier. And with some airlines offering student and youth fares too you can't go wrong! Check out our Africa flight deals now or get in touch with our Travel Experts for more information.
Group cheering in front of an overland truck

Overland Tours

Africa is the home of overlanding, and when the scenery is as good as this it's easy to see why! From the Serengeti to Victoria Falls, the Ugandan jungles to the Namib Desert, join fellow travellers on a group adventure and dive into the very best of Africa.

 

Man standing on a mountain watching the sunrise
View from a traditional house in Africa

Accommodation

We have a range of accommodation available across Africa, from beach retreats in Zanzibar and riads in Marrakech to trendy hostels in Capetown. Get in touch and our Travel Experts can find you the perfect lodgings.
Volunteer with African people

Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to give something back, but also an excellent way to gain some life experience. Africa is home to a host of amazing volunteering projects from conservation work, teaching, coaching and more. Check out our range of projects and get something more from our travels.

Places To Visit

With 54 countries, Africa is the second largest continent and would take a lifetime to explore to its full depths. But whether you have a few months or a few weeks, Africa is a great to place to travel. Stick to one country and get to know its ins and outs, or combine a few and see the varying landscapes and cultures they are home to. 
Woman at the beach viewing big boulders
Woman in Morocco in front of a building with walls covered in mosaic

Northern Africa

Trek across the beautiful Atlas mountains. Haggle in the marketplaces of Fez. Dine on mouth watering tagines and fresh mint teas. Feast your eyes upon the epic Sahara desert and unearth the mysteries of the Pharaohs. North Africa, although just a hop across the Mediterranean, is a world apart and will unveil fascinating cultures to you.
Safari truck in the African wilderness

Eastern Africa

Visit Ethiopia's ancient and intriguing city of Lalibela. Discover incredible wildlife in the Masai Mara and Serengeti. Trek to the peaks of the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro and then reward yourself by relaxing in beautiful Zanzibar. Eastern Africa is home to endless marvels and never fails to impress those who visit.
Native people on boats in a swamp-like area

South Western Africa

Gaze out over sensational Victoria Falls. Spot elephants at Chobe National Park. Trek the giant red dunes of the Namib, the world's oldest desert, and visit awe-inspiring Sossusvlei salt pan. South Eastern Africa is home to dramatic landscapes and an exciting host of crowd-pleasing wildlife.

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