A Family Beach Holiday in Africa proves to be a great getaway for those looking to escape the colder weather. Africa’s amazing coastlines and many shorelines have a multitude of fun packed activities to delight the whole family.
Nothing can be more memorable than a vacation by the seaside! The beach is always the perfect getaway during the glorious summer season and can be fun for the whole family. The beach is a great spot filled with sun-soaked activities for all ages.
Fortunately, Africa’s amazing variety of beaches will leave you spoilt for choice. The warm temperate climates along the East coast’s turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, means you can take a holiday here all year round. This is perfect for those coming from colder climates looking for a new experience to less-travelled family beach holidays in Africa.
Marine life off Africa’s extensive coastline is abundant with unique wildlife, which can be spotted for most of the year. Take a relaxing boat ride or cruise with the whole family to go dolphin spotting or whale watching. Seeing these magnificent creatures for the first time is a truly mesmerising experience that will create wonderful memories for everyone.
Many family beach resorts in Africa have fun-packed activities both indoors and outdoors for little ones, giving you the perfect opportunity to do some exploring in the deep blue seas. Families can also go snorkeling together, explore the nearby lagoons with trained guides and make seashell accessories to take home. There are also options to go on safaris nearby the coast to view big game. Create fun memories under the African sun with the whole family on your next holiday by the sea.
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