Africa Travel Guides! Read about itineraries, activities, places to stay and travel essentials and get inspiration from the the best Africa travel guides. From our single country travel guides to Multi-country guides spanning the entire continent.

Expert Africa travel guide and advice for safaris, wildebeest migration, gorilla trek, beach, mountain climbing, cultural and historical experiences all in one place. Plan your next trip in Africa with our expert curated travel guides for a range of global destinations.

Kenya Safari Volunteering

For many, a highlight of their elevate safari is the chance to get involved locally and lend a hand. We partner with inspiring, community-based non-profits who welcome travelers to help with both social and environmental projects. We get doers like you involved effectively. Everybody wins!

If you are planning a trip to Africa, check out our in-depth travel guide, covering everything from food, things to do, museums, festivals & more. These are ultimate Africa travel guides. The African continent is the second-largest in the world, featuring 54 countries.

Uganda community volunteer work

Leave no highlight undiscovered as you experience the best things to do in Africa. From top highlights to hidden gems, find the unforgettable experiences in Africa. To help you plan your dream trip to Africa, we have created this helpful page with all tips, useful info and news!

Visiting Africa? Get tips and Insights! The best itineraries, top destinations, tours and volunteer opportunities across the continent. Go Volunteer Africa is an award-winning volunteer travel operator. Go Volunteer Africa provides sustainable and ethical volunteer projects, and exciting adventure holidays in Africa. Go Volunteer Africa is number one provider of affordable and meaningful volunteer travel programs in Africa.

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Seniors Volunteer Programs Africa

Volunteer Programs For Seniors

Go Volunteer Africa organizes and offers volunteer holidays for over 50s+ but young-at-heart traveler. Our volunteer programs for seniors in Africa are designed to cater for senior and retired volunteers. Go Volunteer Africa offers volunteer ...
Tanzania Summer Volunteer Program

Tanzania Summer Volunteer Program

Tanzania Summer Volunteer Program! If you are looking for meaningful, affordable and sustainable development summer volunteering holiday in Tanzania, you are in the right place. Go Volunteer Africa has a number of unique Tanzania summer ...
Kenya Summer Volunteer Program

Kenya Summer Volunteer Program

Kenya Summer Volunteer Program! Summer is a lovely time at Go Volunteer Africa in Kenya. Summer is the season when volunteers are ready to travel and join our Kenya Volunteer Program and getting involved in ...
Rwanda Summer Volunteer Program

Rwanda Summer Volunteer Program

The Rwanda Summer Volunteer Program organized by Go Volunteer Africa offers total positive life changing experience. Go Volunteer Africa’s Rwanda summer volunteer projects gives you an opportunity to explore this beautiful country and to engage ...
Zanzibar Summer Volunteer Program

Zanzibar Summer Volunteer Program

Join our Zanzibar Summer Volunteer Program and discover the colors of Zanzibar with Go Volunteer Africa, one of the best volunteer travel operators providing the best programs. There are four main areas where you can ...
Malawi Summer Volunteer Program

Malawi Summer Volunteer Program

Go Volunteer Africa is looking for volunteers wish to get involved in our Malawi Summer Volunteer Program. The volunteers who will get involved in our Malawi summer volunteer projects will have the chance to interact ...
2022 Summer Volunteer Programs

2024 Best Summer Volunteer Programs

Knowledgeable and able-bodied volunteers are in great demand for our 2024 Summer Volunteer Programs across Africa. 2024 Summer volunteer opportunities are available in over 45 program destinations from 2-8 weeks. Go Volunteer Africa’s 2024 summer ...
Volunteering in East Africa

Volunteering in East Africa

Volunteering in East Africa! The goal of this volunteer travel package is to collectively promote and market the Eastern Africa community as a Single Volunteer Travel Destination. East Africa, Eastern Africa, or East of Africa ...
Volunteer in Kenya on a budget

How To Volunteer in Kenya on a Budget

Volunteer in Kenya on a budget! Affordable volunteer abroad programs are the best way to experience meaningful travel opportunities when you are on a budget. Budget volunteer opportunities can make an impact as big as ...
Benin Travel Guide

Benin Travel Guide

This Benin Travel Guide will introduce you to one of the best kept secrets in West Africa that offers spectacular wildlife and history. Benin is located in West Africa and is certainly an off the ...
National Parks of Togo

The Three National Parks of Togo

National Parks of Togo! Togo is a nation in West Africa that occupies an area of 57,000 km2, making it one of the continent’s smallest countries. Despite its small size, Togo has a varied landscape, ...
Reasons to Visit Togo

Top 9 Reasons to Visit Togo

There are many reasons why you should visit Togo. Here at Go Volunteer Africa, we love Togo and its among our favorite volunteer destinations. In this post, we are sharing with you our top 9 ...
Togo Travel Guide

Togo Travel Guide

This Togo travel guide will introduce you to Togo, a beautiful country sandwiched in Western Africa. Though Togo may take up only a sliver of the West African coastline, it has become one of the ...
Interesting facts about Togo

10 Interesting Facts about Togo

Interesting Facts about Togo! Many people have never considered travel to Togo because they have never heard about it. They don’t even know where Togo is on the world map. They even wonder whether Togo ...
Volunteering Opportunities Seniors Africa

Volunteering Opportunities for Seniors in Africa

GVA Seniors Club’s volunteering opportunities for seniors in Africa have no maximum age restriction. That means we have plenty of over 50s volunteering options available all across Africa. No experience or specific qualifications are required ...

Perfect Travel Companions for Seniors

Many people over 50 love to travel, but don’t want to travel alone. If you’re looking for alternatives to traveling solo, perhaps you would do well to find a good travel partner. Traveling can be ...
Senior Volunteering Africa

Volunteering as a Senior in Africa

Jenny, a 62 -year-old retiree, lost her husband and she soon developed depression and was looking for a way to improve her situation by traveling away- a close friend hinted about a senior volunteering in ...
Visit Nigeria

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Nigeria

Nigeria isn’t often the first country which springs to mind when you are planning your travels or volunteering trip to Africa. People tend to choose more popular tourism and safari destinations in Africa, but if ...
Visit Zambia

7 Reasons to Visit Zambia

Apart from Victoria Falls — the world’s largest waterfall — Zambia remains a mostly unknown entity even to more intrepid travelers. The natural beauty and wild landscapes of Zambia, combined with excellent big game viewing, ...
Visit and Tourist Attractions in Chad

11 Reasons to Visit Chad

Let’s start at the start, and make this clear. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office does not really like the idea of you going to Chad. Its security map of the country is entirely coloured in ...