The most sacred landmarks in Africa
African locations of great cultural and historic importance
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Africa's most sacred sites hold a profound place in the hearts and minds of people across the continent. Long before the arrival of colonial powers, these locations were central to the spiritual and cultural lives of indigenous communities. They served as places of worship, reflection, and connection to the divine. Today, many of these sites stand as testaments to Africa's rich heritage and are recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. So, where in Africa can you discover these sacred destinations?
Explore this gallery and unearth the sacred sites that have shaped Africa's long history. Simply click on to reveal them all.
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