Best Beach Holidays in Africa

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Best Beach Holidays in Africa Photo by Ninad Chaudhari

Africa is a continent blessed with several picturesque beaches. Tropical weather and spectacular natural beauty creates the perfect ambiance for beach holidays. Though, African countries are far more famous for their wildlife safaris, the stunning beaches on this continent are second to none. So, if you want to relax, then African vacation packages are perfect for you.   

Cape Verde Islands:  This island country is an archipelago of 10 volcanic islands in the Central Atlantic Ocean. Touted as one of the best destinations of 2014, this island is turning heads with its rising popularity. Each beach on these islands is oozing freshness. The golden white sand of Santa Maria beach will feel like a delightful piece of paradise. Praia de Chaves, on the other hand, is the most glorious beach on Boa Vista Island. Vacation package for these islands are the hottest and latest attractions on the international travel scene today.  

Seychelles: This is not just an island country in Indian Ocean. Seychelles tour packages are the signature brand for those perfect beach holidays. Whether you want to unwind with the sound of the ocean in the backdrop, explore coral reef or ride the perfect wave, Seychelles is an untouched and gorgeous group of islands. La Digue is a must-visit island with blue water, pink sand and granite boulder. Beach of Anse Source d'Argent has coral reef that is perfect for snorkelling. It is like this beach breathes life to many colours and experiences. Anse Lazio on Praslin Island is known for having the most romantic sunset that melts away into a quiet and intimate night. Beau Vallon in Mahe is an excellent beach for water sports. Create your own Seychelles tour package to bundles up the experiences you seek in one little trip. 

Mauritius: Mauritius is a commercial beach resort destination. Though, Mauritius has exotic beaches, this travel destination has earned much more respect among travellers with its unique brand and feel. This little heaven has much better infrastructure and traveller support than many other destinations. Grand Bale is the perfect example to prove this. Yet, you could also explore Trou Aux Birches, Blue Bay, La Cuvette, Paradis and Roche Noires in your Mauritius holiday.    

There is no doubt that Africa offers some exciting destinations. And there are even more beaches to choose from. Gambia is a small country in mainland Africa with a great coastline just waiting for you to visit. The beaches in this cute little country are fascinating. It is yet to become the next big thing within travelling community, though. So, this might be the right choice for travel connoisseurs for now. Travellers seeking popular beach destinations, on the other hand, can visit Madagaskar, Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa. With a great coastline and beautiful beaches, they are great for leisure beach holidays.

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Ninad Chaudhari works as a Web UI Designer / Developer with Cox & Kings. Ninad is an ardent photographer and loves travelling on vacation packages to pursue his passion. He visited Seychelles on a tour package by Cox & Kings and his albums are replete with pictures of this tour.

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