Africa is the World’s second largest continent with 54 countries, 8 of the planet’s 11 biomes, and 8 of Conservation International’s 34 biodiversity hotspots. There are geographic wonders, 2,000 languages, and underestimated distances between iconic highlights. Fortunately, there are a number of excellent destinations that set the stage for an incredible safari; The key is to find the right location at the right time for what you most want to experience. Typically, your budget and preferred time of travel will help to gain focus on the best safari destinations for you.
The purpose of this section is to provide a brief introduction to the countries that we recommend when wildlife travel is the primary goal. We invite you to click on the link to each destination to learn more. You can then fully delve into the best options for you with your safari planner.