What are the best things to do on vacation in Africa? Here’s a list of the top 10, from going on safari to volunteering at a local orphanage. Being the second largest continent in the world, Africa is filled with exciting things to see and places to go that will make any vacation there a memorable event. There are over 50 countries as well as several stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites and natural landmarks, such as the Giza Pyramid Complex, the Serengeti, and Mount Kilimanjaro. Visitors there shouldn’t miss seeing the art at the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, drink the wine in the winelands of South Africa, or meet the tribespeople living in the Omo Valley.