Africa Vacation Packages
Tour Africa with YMT Vacations to truly enjoy your dream African vacation, while we handle the planning and details.
Go on safari to see the Big 5 and countless other iconic African animals run free. Tour Johannesburg, and discover South Africa's apartheid history at a museum devoted to Nelson Mandela, the man who dismantled it. Visit Cape Town's Cape Point Nature Reserve, where you can see rare plants and animals including ostriches and thousands of penguins.
Our fully guided tours are the ultimate no-fuss way to visit Africa!
Ancient Egypt and the Nile River Cruise
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Take an Egypt tour and Nile River cruise to discover the beauty and wonders of the ancient world. See the most recognizable monuments in the world, from pyramids to towering temples and opulent tombs. All of the must-see sites of Egypt are included on this tour.
Marvel at untold cultural and historical treasures in Cairo, the epicenter of Ancient Egyptian architecture and monuments. Nothing can prepare you for the sight of the Pyramids of Giza, the ultimate display of Ancient Egyptian power, wealth, and brilliance. The Sphinx lounges nearby, its gaze still inscrutable 4,000 years after it was carved into the bedrock of the Giza Plateau. The Egypt Museum’s collection of Ancient Egyptian artifacts includes the treasure of King Tut’s tomb, most famously his dazzling golden burial mask.
From Luxor, your Nile River Cruise winds past desert vistas, bustling communities, and breathtaking ancient works. Colossal statues guard lavish temples, each one uniquely grand. Stops include the terraced Temple of Hatshepsut and the twin Colossi of Memnon in the legendary Valley of the Kings. Tombs of Egyptian royalty and aristocracy are buried deep under the desert sands of the Theban Necropolis. They are chiseled into limestone and filled with treasure to sustain the Egyptian elite through a long afterlife. After the river cruise, fly directly back to Cairo with additional time explore the city, or take an optional daytrip to Abu Simbel to see spectacular twin temples built to honor Pharaoh Ramesses II and his wife Nefertari.
South Africa Safari Tour
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If you've spent your whole life dreaming of Africa, this South Africa Safari tour belongs at the top of your bucket list. Animal lovers will enjoy many opportunities to view Africa's most iconic wildlife in their natural habitat.
At the flat top of Table Mountain, you'll enjoy the best vistas in all of Cape Town. Enjoy more stunning views at Cape Point Nature Reserve's lighthouse, from which you can take in the rocky landscape, pounding waves, and wildlife including zebras and baboons. In the Western Cape, you will travel hundreds of feet down into the Cango Caves to marvel at prehistoric cave paintings and artifacts. Back above ground, stop by an ostrich farm.
Go under the dome of Birds of Eden Free Flight Aviary to see 5 acres of pristine indigenous forest occupied by thousands of bright, loud, and fascinating birds. Learn about apartheid and the man who dismantled it at the Apartheid Museum and Mandela House in Johannesburg.
From there, take an expert-guided safari in Kruger National Park, the natural habitat of the famous wildlife that makes South Africa the ultimate a dream destination for animal lovers. Look out for the Big 5-elephants, lions, leopards, rhinos, and Cape buffalo-along with hundreds of other species including crocodiles, zebras, and giraffes.