If you are someone who loves to see and explore crystal clear sea waters, with white and pristine Sandy beaches, warm oceans, friendly locals, and unique wildlife. A tour visit to the African islands is what you should do.
The African islands have lots of thrilling and engaging activities to make you want to stay there forever.
There are lots of islands one can visit in Africa but I will be listing just 5(five) today. The “5” are among the best in Africa.
1. Zanzibar Island
Zanzibar island is the largest in Africa and it is located off the coast of Tanzania.
It is seemingly odd with its idyllic geography of white-sand beaches and palm trees swaying lazily in the sea breeze.
Zanzibar is a fantastic place to explore with your loved ones. It’s a wonderful place to relax and unwind.
Zanzibar island is also known as the spice island where you can go for a spice tour to see how cloves, vanilla, nutmeg, cinnamon, and other spices made the island famous.
There are lots of activities you can do on the island such as visiting the Zanzibar museum, touring the old fort, the slave market, the stone town, jozani chwaka Bay National Park, etc.
Seychelles is an island located in the east of Kenya and it holds 115 paradise islands. It has the smallest population when it’s compared to other sovereign African countries.
The island’s white-sand beaches, azure waters used for snorkeling and diving, the rare wildlife consisting of pelagic seabirds, and an Aldabra giant tortoise are what attract visitors.
Seychelles is a perfect choice for honeymoon couples as they will enjoy an expansion of luxury resort with excellent cuisine that has a beautiful blend of African, European, and Asian influences.
Chief’s Island is situated in Botswana. It’s one of Botswana’s Okavango Delta islands and it’s knowns as the jewel of Botswana. The delta was named one of the seven natural wonders of Africa.
The name chief’s island was so because it was once an island where chiefs are hunted.
You can also enjoy wildlife activities such as visiting the home of vervet monkeys, baboons, zebras, elephants, lions, hippos, and cheetahs.
4. São Tome Island
It is known as the most prominent and largest island of Sao Tome and Principe situated off the west coast of central Africa. It is situated off the west coast of central Africa.
The opportunities for adventurous sports made the island very popular with tourists.
You can also explore the quaint and sleepy village of fishermen, you can also do bird-watching, trying the world’s best coffee and chocolate.
If you want to feel the adrenaline rush, you can dive into the blue waters of the Indian Ocean and go snorkeling.
5.The Mauritius Island
It’s another African island nation with good air quality. Mauritius island is one of the most peaceful countries in Africa where residents enjoy a high standard of living.
Mauritius has a good and robust holiday infrastructure that attracts tourists.
One should visit places like Black River Gorges National Park, home to swathes of native rainforest where one can see natural species such as pink pigeon, and a flying fox that makes the island unique
If you are craving a new horizon and fresh surroundings, a visit to any of these African islands will do justice to your craving and it will make you come back for more.