Need a beach getaway? Africa is known for its beautiful natural landscapes, and its beaches are not to be forgotten! These are some of Africa’s best beaches that are a must see! [Source: 25 of Africa’s best beaches]
Camps Bay, Cape Town
South Africa has many great beaches, but Camps Bay is one of the best. Besides being a beautiful and spacious, Camps Bay is quite trendy and popular with both locals and tourists alike. Streets are lined with bars, eateries and clubs, providing all the essentials for a good night out. Warning: this beach gets quite full during the summer, so make sure to stake out your spot early.
This small coastal town in Kenya is home to beautiful sandy, white beaches and tourist destinations all built with a commitment to sustainable tourism. Watamu beach is a part of Malindi Marine Reserve Park, a marine protected area. It offers excellent diving and snorkeling, some might argue the best in East Africa. Visitors looking for an escape from the bustling city and urban life need look no further.
Anse Source d’Argent, La Digue, Seychelles
They Seychelles is known for its amazing beaches, but there is one that stands above the others. Anse Source d’Argent has been named the worlds most photographic beach, and for good reason. With a total area of 10 km2, the sandy white beach is paved with palm trees, coves and massive boulders.
Nungwi Beach, Zanzibar
Zanzibar is a popular tourist destination because of its beaches. Nungwi beach, found of the most northern point of the island, has azure waters and white sand. Snorkeling and fishing are popular pastimes.
Hailed Africa’s Ibiza, Tofu has built a reputation as a party destination in Africa. Beyond this, the area is known for its amazing scuba diving, where divers stand the chance of seeing huge manta rays, whales, dolphins and whale sharks.
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