North Africa is a dynamic region of the world famous for its stunning landscapes and ancient civilization history. From the tropical coastlines of Morocco and the giant dunes of the Sahara Desert to the rich history of Marrakesh, North Africa offers a heavenly experience to all visitors. What is there to do here? You can take a Felucca ride down the Nile River, trek through North Africa's highest peak Jebel Toubkal in the Atlas Mountains or visit the Ras Mohammed National Park in Egypt to discover pristine coral reefs and diverse marine life. Or why not explore the most iconic of Africa's ancient sights - the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx. Brightsun Travel offers a range of cheap flights to North Africa, including Cairo, Tangier, Marrakesh, Sharm el Sheikh and Casablanca.
Visit Cairo, the Egyptian capital… This captivating city is filled with historic architectural wonders and modern skyscrapers. Must-visit monuments in Cairo include Ibn Tulun, one of the world’s largest mosques and the Al-Azhar Mosque which houses the oldest university in the world. Don’t forget to explore the Temples of Karnak - a spectacular complex of kiosks, chapels, pylons and obelisks dedicated to the Theban gods. Or head towards the Egyptian Museum to explore an incredible collection of artifacts relating to Egypt's history, including royal mummies and the King Tutankhamun’s treasures. You can book cheap tickets to North Africa through Brightsun Travel and enjoy every moment of your memorable trip here.
Morocco’s cosmopolitan city Casablanca should definitely be on your bucket list. Here you can visit the Morocco Mall, one of Africa’s largest shopping centres to browse thousands of products including exotic spices and richly woven Moroccan carpets. You can also explore the city’s Hassan II Mosque and the Mahkama du Pacha - a parliamentary building with sculpted wooden ceilings. Another beautiful North African city is Marrakesh, where you can browse the souks of the ancient medina and sample authentic Moroccan cuisine at the Jemaa el-Fnaa square. Then there is Sharm El Sheikh, a prominent Egyptian city where you can discover Thistlegorm, one of the top five wreck dives in the world and visit the Gordon Reef to spot colourful marine species including parrot fish and stingrays.