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.
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.
Rwanda, nicknamed "Land of a Thousand Hills" is home to the renowned Volcanoes National Park best known for its wild population of mountain gorillas and golden monkeys.
South Africa is marked by several diverse ecosystems including inland safari destinations, lush winelands, wild beaches, craggy cliffs at the Cape of Good Hope, and the well developed city of Cape Town.