Cairo has been named the number one travel destination in Africa by Travel US News, followed by Cape Town and Victoria Falls coming in third.
“Africa may not always register on the average traveler’s radar, but those who visit have the chance to experience the perfect blend of ancient and modern, of wild and urban, of East and West,” the publication writes.
And so, in order to help you start planning your adventure, they proceeded to rank the best places to visit in Africa based on accessibility, affordability and variety of things to do, as well as user votes and expert opinions.
Best Places to Visit in Africa 2021
The desert heat, the noisy streets and the sheer size of Cairo will leave even the most adaptable traveler with a serious case of culture shock.
“But be patient. Take some time to relax over a cup of tea, to wander the ancient streets and to watch the sun lower over the mighty Nile River. It won’t take long for the city’s treasures to reveal themselves.”
Most visitors flock to Egypt’s capital to explore the wonders of the ancient world, following the footsteps of the pharaohs…