Interesting Places You Need To Visit In Africa

Grace Shaibu

Happy Tourism Day. It’s the world Tourism day 2016 and on this platform we have decided to explore the beauty of Africa. There are beautiful places in Africa that showcases how great the continent is. You need not travel abroad to see beauty, Beauty lies in our planet.

So we did a collation of beautiful places in Africa.  When next you want to visit a place; Think Africa!

Mount Kilimanjaro

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Mount Kilimanjaro, at 5,895 meters Africa’s highest peak — and an item on thousands of bucket lists — is a “Sky island,” creating a varied and dramatic natural habitat.

Rising through lush rainforests and alpine meadows, climbers finally cross a barren lunar landscape to reach the twin summit, often above the clouds.

 

 

                                                                                                              


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  Reunion Island, Madagascar

Situated in the Pacific Ocean near the grand Island of Madagascar, Reunion is a French colonial island that has constructed close to round a nevertheless active volcano.

Some of the most amazing landscapes that you can see in Reunion Island are the remarkable waterfalls that had been formed immediately after rock walls have collapsed, the warm beaches and the luxuriant tropical vegetation as well as fauna. It is a difficult destination as properly as full of secrets to be revealed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zimbabwe

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Located in the southern element of Africa, in Zimbabwe, Victoria Falls are called by the locals Mosi-oa-Tunya, meaning Cloud that Thunders.

Victoria Falls is often referred to as the biggest waterfall in the entire planet having a width or 1,708 meters and a height of 108 meters and its mastery and incredible views tends to make your heart skip a beat and realize as soon as once again the beauty that we, people, had been blessed to get pleasure from on Earth.

 

 

 

    

                                                                                                     

Bazaruto Island, Mozambique

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This gold sandy lovely African island is the biggest of the islands of the Bazaruto Archipelago that has formed more than the centuries due to the action of the warm, southward-flowing Mozambique Recent that has built up in the ocean and in the end managed to form this amazing pure creation.

This is an island in continual transformation obtaining a lot more gorgeous by each and every passing day. The remarkable sandy beaches as properly as the tropical climate make of this island 1 of the most lovely areas in Africa.

 

 

 

                                                                        

Serengeti, Tanzania

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Maybe the most nicely-recognized safari park in the planet and a single place in Africa exactly where nature and wildlife are nonetheless preserved before humans ever reached it.

Serengeti is a spot for Gods, where nature and the remarkable landscapes make you feel actually glad that you are alive. Ngorongoro is a big crater formed right after the walls of a volcano collapsed and nowadays it is made up of most of the wildlife in Serengeti and amazingly lovely lake Ndutu. Breathtaking!

 

 

 

 

Table Mountain, South Africa

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Table Mountain makes Cape Town, one of the world’s best beach cities, also one of the world’s most photogenic.

Cable car rides are available to the top of the mesa, giving great views, fantastic sunrises/sunsets and a great photo. Challenge: try and limit yourself to 50 pics.

Sahara Dunnes, Morocco

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The most user-friendly part of the Sahara is accessible from the northern edge of Morocco.   You can trek with Berbers from the town of Zagoura, or camp out in Tazzarine where runners from all over the world complete the week-long Marathon des Sables every spring.

The foot of the Merzouga Dunes is the ultimate location for star-gazing, totally free of light pollution.

                            

   

Nyika, Malawi

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Nyika, Malawi’s largest park, is one of the most unusual in Afric with a plateau cut by numerous rivers that reach Lake Malawi by way of waterfalls off the eastern edge of the mountains.

The eastern border of the plateau forms the wall of the Great Rift Valley.

The great domes of hills have gentle slopes, making Nyika perfect for both trekking and mountain biking as well as Jeep exploration.

Antelope and zebra abound, and the park has one of the highest densities of leopard in Central Africa.

Sphinx, Egypt

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This colossal temple is on the way down to Egypt’s Valley Temple of King Chefren. The body of a lion with a human head is a 70 meters long and 20 meters high — as tall as a six-story apartment block.

Although the Sphinx has been thought of as female, many scholars believe the face is that of King Chefren.

Mambilla Plateau, Nigeria

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The journey to the Mambilla Plateau starts with a snake like road from the foot of the mountain to the top which is about a 25 to 30 minutes drive where you start enjoying Nigeria’s highest plateau.

With an altitude of 18300 meters above sea level, Mambila Plateau is the highest grassland plateau with a particular mountain close to the Cameroon border which is about 2400 meters above sea level.

The weather here is accommodating just like the people of the Mambilla Plateau, welcoming and hospitable. The plateau is made up of rolling hills, plain background flora and fauna. It has a lot of scenic view to behold. While watching the mountain chain and curve valleys you will have a breath of fresh air that you can’t find in any part of Nigeria. Animals like cows, goats, sheep and other rare birds thrives on the Plateau.

Lake Nakuru, Kenya

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Lake Nakuru National Park is home to one million resident flamingos, providing one of Kenya’s most unforgettable sights.

This lake has become famous for the greatest bird spectacle in the world, with swathes of vibrant pink filling the alkaline lake and the huge sky.

Source: travel.cnn.com and Beautycare365.com

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