Africa is a large continent covering an area of approximately 30 km². It is full of natural resources and interesting countries to discover. The backpackers could lead an expedition to Tanzania, for example. Lake Victoria is one of the key places for tourism in this country. Indeed, this place has tropical flora and fauna. Here you can find the famous Nile crocodile, freshwater turtles and more than 415 species of fish. This place is also the refuge of several varieties of birds. It is also home to various types of plants. Botanists will find something to feed their curiosity during a visit to this lake. They will observe water hyacinths or lotuses. In addition one can see along the shore of vegetation such as ferns, ficus and papyri which can reach up to 873 m high. Besides, this region is suitable for a nice safari or fishing. The dry season is from June to September, it is the best period to discover this lake.
Make an expedition to Twyfelfontein in Namibia
After visiting Lake Victoria in Tanzania, tourists can head south-west to Namibia. This country is one of the best tours Africa thanks to its fascinating attractions like the Twyfelfontein. It is an archaeological site with over 2 petroglyphs. This place is in the Kunene region, in the Huab valley. It was once inhabited by hunter-gatherers. The latter used this place as a place of worship. Moreover, the designs that can be seen on the stones are the graphic representations of these rituals. Twyfelfontein has one of the largest accumulations of rock art in Africa. UNESCO inscribed it on the World Heritage List in 500. Visitors passionate about archeology will find what to do with their stay in this cradle of African history. Aside from the rock art collection, backpackers will find an arid landscape here
Visit the inevitable uShaka Marine World in South Africa
To complete this circuit, South Africa is one of the must-see destinations. Indeed, this country has magnificent landscapes, beautiful beaches and protected areas as breathtaking as each other. Among these wonders, one can visit the famous uShaka Marine World. It is a 16 ha water park located in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban. This leisure area contains the 5e largest aquarium in the world that can hold more than 17,5 million liters of water. At a living in South Africa, travelers will be able to observe marine animals such as sharks or seahorses with rays. You can also see dolphin and seal shows. It will also be an opportunity to please young people in the entertainment area of the park with slides and other activities. Finally, hangmen will have the opportunity to buy souvenir items at uShaka Village Walk.