African Beaches
Exotic and Tropical


African Beaches are tropical, exotic and awe inspiring. Practically all African countries from north to south and east to west have beautiful beaches. Some of them have developed great tourism spots surrounding their beaches. Let us explore some of them.




Hurgada on the Egyptian Red Sea

Hurgada on the Egyptian Red Sea


Egypt Beaches

Egypt Beaches are not exactly what comes to mind when you hear the name of this legendary country. Your first thought goes to the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and the Nile River. But you’ll be surprised to know that for thousands of Europeans the beaches of Egypt beaches are their favorite vacation spot. Egypt has coasts on the Red Sea and the Mediterranean. Here are a few of the beaches described on our page.

Red Sea Beaches

  • Dahab
  • Nuweiba
  • Sharm El Sheikh
  • Hurghada Beaches
  • Safaga Beach
  • El Gouna
  • Soma Bay

Alexandria Beaches

  • Mersa Matrouh
  • Sidi Abd


Agadir Beach in Morocco's Atlantic Ocean

Agadir Beach in Morocco's Atlantic Ocean


Moroccan beaches

Morocco, a friendly West African country has beaches on the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. Here a few that is described in our page.

Beaches on the Atlantic Ocean

  • Dakhla Beach
  • Grottes d’Hercules Beach
  • El Jadida Beach
  • Lalla Fatma beach
  • Agadir Beach

Moroccan Beaches on the Mediterranean

  • Tangier Town Beach
  • Plage Quemada
  • Asfiha Beach
  • Larache Beach
  • Essaouira Morocco
  • Al Hoceima


Humewood Beach one of many beaches in South Africa

Humewood Beach one of many beaches in South Africa



South African Beaches

South African Beaches are hidden treasures along the shoreline of more than 2,500 km. From places ideal for surfers to quiet coves for romantic encounters; from active beaches with lots of life and entertainment for couples to quiet beaches with warm waters for families with small children, South Africa has them all.

With a shoreline of more than 2,500 km South Africa features some of the most beautiful beaches on the continent. Here are a few that are described in length in our page.

Western Cape

  • Clifton Beach
  • Camps Bay
  • Llandudno

Garden Route, Southern Cape

  • Wilderness Beach
  • Dolphin Beach

Port Elizabeth South Africa

  • Humewood Beach

KwaZulu-Natal

  • Durban North Beach
  • Cape Vidal
  • Ballito


African Beaches

Nyali Beach in Mombasa, Kenya

Nyali Beach in Mombasa, Kenya

Kenya Beaches

Kenya’s coast on the Indian Ocean is dominated by the second largest city of Mombasa. It has become very popular for its exotic amazing beaches. The large Ocean shoreline is divided into north and south. Here are a few of Mombasa Beaches.

South Coast Beaches in Kenya

  •     Diani
  •     Galu
  •     Kinondo
  •     Chale Island
  •     Funzi Island
  •     Msambweni
  •     Shimoni
  •     Wasini Island
  •     Tiwi

North Coast Beaches in Kenya

  •     Mombasa
  •     Nyali
  •     Bamburi
  •     Schanzu Beach
  •     Kilifi
  •     Vipingo, Bureni
  •     Watamu
  •     Malindi
  •     Lamu Island


The Island of Zanzibar features spectacular beaches

The Island of Zanzibar features spectacular beaches


Tanzania Beaches

The beaches are mostly located on the Island of Zanzibar and they are all awe inspiring and offer a great weather year round.

  • Ras Nungwi
  • Kendwa
  • Paje Beach
  • Bwejuu
  • Kiwengwa


The beaches of Mozambique in Eastern Africa

The beaches of Mozambique in Eastern Africa


Mozambique Beaches

Mozambique, a former Portuguese Colony in South East Africa has a tropical climate ideal for a great beach vacation. It features spectacular beaches

  • Pemba
  • Inhambane
  • Praia do Tofo
  • Vilanculos
  • Ponta De Ouro
  • Bilene


Nosy Mitsio Beach in the Island of Madagascar

Nosy Mitsio Beach in the Island of Madagascar


Madagascar Beaches

The immense island of Madagascar near the coast of Southern Africa prides itself for having magnificent beaches that have been kept a secret from the outside world. Here are a few

  • Nosy Mitsio beach
  • Vatomandry beach
  • Mahanoro beach
  • Anjajavy beach
  • Masoala beach
  • Turquoise beach



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