These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Africa is the second-largest continent in the world; it is also the second-most-populous continent. The population of people in Africa makes about 16 percent of the world’s human population. With 54 fully recognized countries and 9 territories, the continent does not fall short of a typical one.

Being the youngest continent of all the continents in the world is not a limiting factor to Africa. Algeria is the continent’s largest country by area while Nigeria is the largest by population. Eastern Africa is widely accepted as the place of origin of humans and great apes.

The continent hosts a large diversity of ethnicities, languages and cultures. The environment, historical ties and government systems make the continent different. Like every other continent in the world, there are many beautiful cities and dangerous cities in it.

Check out the most beautiful cities in Africa according to the 2017 ranking:

1. Nairobi, Kenya

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Aerial view of the beautiful city of Nairobi.

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These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Breathtaking aerial view of Nairobi, Kenya.

This doubles as Kenya's largest city and capital. Nairobi is one of the most leading cities in Africa both politically and financially. It is the most populous city in East Africa.

2. Agadir, Morocco

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Agadir is one of the most-loved cities by tourists.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Beautiful picture showing the beauty of the Moroccan city.

Agadir is one of the major urban centres of Morocco and the capital of Agadir-Ida Ou Tanane province. The city was rebuilt after the 1960 earthquake and is considered to be Morocco's largest seaside resort which attracts tourists from all over the world.

3. Lagos, Nigeria

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Lagos city is known for its skyscrapers and ports.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Amazing picture showing the ever-bubbling city of Lagos.

Lagos is the largest city in Nigeria, population-wise. It was the former capital of Nigeria until December 12, 1991 when the Abuja was made the nation's capital.

4. Johannesburg, South Africa

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Aerial view of the largest and wealthiest city in South Africa.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Johannesburg, the economic powerhouse of Africa.

Thousands of people refer to Johannesburg as the economic powerhouse of Africa. This is the largest and wealthiest city in South Africa.

5. Port Louis, Mauritius

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Stunning photo of Port Louis, the capital city of Mauritius.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Port Louis is one of the most beautiful cities in Africa.

This is one of Africa's main financial centres and also the capital of Mauritius. The city is overshadowed by the tourism, manufacturing sector and port facilities.

6. Cape Town, South Africa

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Cape Town is the second most populous city in South Africa.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Stunning photo of the beautiful city in South Africa.

Famous for its harbour, it is the second most populous city in South Africa. Cape Town is the most popular international tourist destination in South Africa.

7. Algiers, Algeria

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

The modern Algiers city is a city built along the seashore.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Aerial view showing the beautiful city of Algiers and the capital of Algeria.

This city is a prominent economic and financial centre; it is the largest city in Algeria and doubles as the capital. The modern Algiers is built along the seashore.

8. Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Aerial view of the beautiful city of Abidjan.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Abidjan is the capital city of Cote D'Ivoire.

Abidjan is the third-largest French speaking city in the world; it is the main economic hub of Cote D'Ivoire.

9. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Dar es Salaam is one of the most beautiful places in Africa.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Breathtaking aerial view of Dar es Salaam showing the harbour.

If you have ever been to this part of Tanzania, you would fall in love with this beautiful city. It is the former capital, largest and richest city in Tanzania. Dar es Salaam is the major city for business and government of Tanzania.

10. Abuja, Nigeria

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Abuja is one of the richest cities in Africa.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria.

The capital of Nigeria was built in the 1980s and was made the capital of the country in 1991. This is one of the most expensive city of Africa; the city has a lot of richness embedded in it.

11. Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

File photo of Malabo, the oil-rich nation.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Aerial view of the beautiful city of Malabo.

This is the capital of Equatorial Guinea. The oil-rich nation has been changed with the new skyscrapers taking over the city.

12. Tripoli, Libya

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Amazing photo showing the beauty of Tripoli city in Libya.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Tripoli is the country's largest manufacturing and commercial centre.

This city is the capital of the 8th largest economy in Africa. It is also the country's largest manufacturing and commercial centre. Just like South Africa, it is regarded as an upper-middle economy.

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13. Luanda, Angola

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Night view of the beautiful city of Luanda.

These are the most beautiful cities in Africa according to 2017 ranking

Luanda is the home to the nation's main seaport.

Angola is the second largest producer of oil; Luanda is the capital of this oil-rich nation. The city of Luanda is home to the nation's main seaport and administrative centre.

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