Prepare to fall in love with a continent teeming with diverse cultures, mesmerising wildlife and breathtaking landscapes. Africa's potential for adventure knows no bounds, offering heart-pounding excitement and transformative experiences at every corner.

Embark on an epic journey through the vast array of African landscapes, ranging from the windswept dunes of the Sahara Desert to the verdant rainforests of the Congo Basin, from the towering majesty of Kilimanjaro to the pristine serenity of the Indian Ocean. Get ready to witness the Big Five on thrilling safaris, trek through ancient forests, kayak along untamed rivers and immerse yourself in the traditions of ancient tribes.

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Highlights of Africa

One of the highlights of Africa is its extraordinary wildlife and the opportunity to go on safaris to witness these animals in their natural habitats. Africa is home to the famous "Big Five" – lions, elephants, buffalos, leopards and rhinoceroses – along with a wide variety of other unique and fascinating creatures, including giraffes, zebras, cheetahs, hippos and numerous species of colourful birds. Observing these magnificent animals up close while on a safari is an unforgettable and iconic African experience,

What to do in Africa

Embark on a multi-country safari

Embark on epic journeys across multiple countries, where the raw beauty of the African wilderness unfolds before your eyes. Traverse the vast savannahs of Kenya and the dense jungles of Congo, or take a trip through the national parks of both Zimbabwe and Botswana on the lookout for some of the world's most incredible and elusive wildlife. Our multi-country safaris offer a mixture of landscapes and wildlife like no other.


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Conquer the roof of Africa - Kilimanjaro

Challenge yourself to ascend Africa's tallest peak and one of the seven peaks of the world; Mount Kilimanjaro. Feel the thrill of reaching the summit and gazing down upon the countryside below from its breathtaking heights. Kilimanjaro is an adventure of a lifetime that beckons all outdoor enthusiasts.


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Mystical Morocco awaits

Dive into the enchanting country of Morocco, where ancient cities like Marrakech and Fes transport you into an exotic sensory world of colour, noise and atmosphere. Explore the rugged and wild Atlas Mountains, summit Toubkal, camp in the Sahara Desert and immerse yourself in a blend of tradition and modernity.



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Discover Madagascar

Venture into the unique realm of Madagascar, a biodiversity hotspot like no other. Encounter lemurs in the rainforests, explore limestone caves and marvel at the otherworldly Avenue of the Baobabs. Whether you're cycling the highlands, embarking on a walking tour of the island's wildlife or simply enjoying the white-sand beaches, Madagascar is a paradise perfect for the adventure traveller.



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Explore South Africa's beauty and diversity

South Africa invites you to experience its incredible diversity. Witness the Big Five on thrilling safaris, explore vibrant cities such as Cape Town, take on the renowned Drakensberg Mountains and trace the footsteps of Nelson Mandela's legacy. South Africa is a land of contrasts and unforgettable adventures waiting to be explored. 



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Get away to Cape Verde

Explore diverse islands with volcanic landscapes, enjoy the turquoise waters, embrace the vibrant local culture and uncover historic sites on an adventure holiday in Cape Verde. With exceptional walking trails, off-the-beaten-path exploration and a year-round mild climate, Cape Verde is an unforgettable experience. Whether it's the island of Santo Antão, Santiago or Fogo, Cape Verde's volcanic backdrop provides a spectacular setting for a thrilling adventure. 




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More Information About Africa

African cuisine varies widely by region. Sample dishes like tagine in Morocco, injera in Ethiopia, bobotie in South Africa, jollof rice in West Africa, and couscous in North Africa.

Worldwide Adventure Holidays

We offer over 360 active adventures in 100 countries worldwide. Best known for our pioneering itineraries and challenging trips with an 'edge', we also offer a range of easier guided and self-guided walking, cycling, family and wildlife journeys throughout the world. Based in Keswick in the Lake District, we are passionate about creating unique travel experiences for our customers.

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From leisurely walking and cycling to push-your-limits expeditions.

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