Africa is fast becoming one of the world’s top travel destinations with amazing tourist attractions. Tourism contributes substantially to a lot of African countries national revenue. Countries like Kenya and Tanzania earn a lot of revenue from tourism. This post is going to highlight 5 top African tourist attractions
Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
This is one of the most famous of the structures in the world, It is located at Giza, near Cairo, it represents one of man’s greatest architectural feats. Tourists flock to see these structures, it was built around 2650 BC from 2.5 million blocks of limestone. It is one of the oldest tourist attractions and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This is one of the greatest and most popular African tourist attractions.
Victoria Falls, Zambia and Zimbabwe
This is another major African tourist attraction, it is considered one of the seven natural wonders of the word. It is located in between Zimbabwe and Zambia and is part of the Zambezi River. Victoria Falls is the world’s largest sheet of falling water, with over 165 million gallons flowing over the edge per minute during peak flood season. It is considered one of the world’s most majestic waterfalls, it attracts millions of tourist yearly.
Mount Kilimanjaro, Tarzania
This is the highest mountain in Africa and a major African tourist attraction. The mountains stand tall at 19,340 feet/ 5,895 meters and
Table Mountain, Cape Town
This is one of the most popularly known and visited African tourist’s attractions in Africa. It is also called Cape Peninsula National park and is located in Cape Town South Africa. Tourist visits the park to hike up Table Mountain. It also has something for people who aren’t interested in intense physical activities. There is the mountain cableway that takes visitors from Kloofneck Road to the top of the mountain.
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
This national park is one of Africa’s popularly visited African tourist attractions. It exists in the Mara and Simiyu regions of Tanzania. Tourists visit this park to experience the landscape and wildlife. Some of the most famous creatures that live in this part of the world are zebras, crocodiles