Open Africa is a non-profit organisation that uses tourism as an economic platform to create and sustain jobs for rural communities throughout Southern Africa.
By travelling on our off-the-beaten track self-drive travel routes, you will create and sustain much-needed jobs in local communities. Which is why Open Africa exists. Offering you life enriching experiences that at the same time support local people.
Discover authentic Africa at its best! Find out more about our routes.
63 travel routes 6 countries 2 482 participating businesses 28 497 people employed
Did you know?
East London is South Africa’s only river port, situated along the banks of the Buffalo River.
I am an African, not because I was born in Africa, but because Africa is born in me.
– Kwame Nkrumah, Ghanaian leader