When one thinks of wildlife, the first name to pop up is that of Africa! Whether you are an avid animal observer or a first-timer exploring the signature savannah of the Serengeti - Africa will never fail to get under your skin! And if you think that it's just about wildlife safaris and the Big 5, then you'll be absolutely wrong my friend! The continent has vast stretches of tropical rainforests and glorious golden coastline bordered by the Indian Ocean on the East and the Atlantic Ocean on the West, the highest free-standing mountain in the world - Mt. Kilimanjaro and the magnificent Victoria Falls are just a few examples of the varied natural beauty that Africa beholds. Spending your gap year in Africa will be one adventurous journey and you'll be absolutely moved by the love that the natives will shower on you. Set out on a meaningful journey and contribute towards social change while exploring the second largest continent.