Africa is the world’s second-largest and second-most-populous continent. At about 30.3 million km² including adjacent islands, it covers six per cent of Earth’s total surface area and 20.4 per cent of its total land area.
Popular Safari Destinations
Zimbabwe is known for its dramatic landscape including the Zambezi River and Victoria Falls and its diverse wildlife such as hippos, elephants, rhinos and exotic birdlife.
Namibia is home to diverse wildlife, including a significant cheetah population. In the north, Etosha National Park’s salt pan draws game including rhinos and giraffes.
Kenya is known for its safaris, diverse climate and geography, and expansive wildlife reserves and national parks such as the Maasai Mara, Lake Nakuru National Park, and Aberdares National Park.
Tanzania is a safari mecca populated by the "big five" game (elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino) and is home of Kilimanjaro National Park, the location of Africa’s highest mountain.