Top 10 Most Beautiful Airports in Africa

Most-Beautiful-African-Airports

Airports offer facilities for commercial aviation flights to take off and land. Most African airports are just functional, but some are stunning and architectural wonders. Flight delays are less torturous inside these beautiful airports.

Here are the ten most beautiful airports in Africa.

10) Angads Airport (Morocco)

Angads Airport serves the city of Oujda, Morocco. It is located at an elevation of 1,535 feet above the sea level.

Oujda-Angads-Airport-Skyline

Oujda-Angads-Airport

9) Cairo International Airport (Egypt)

This international airport is located in Cairo, Egypt. It is the busiest airport in Egypt. It has four terminals. Egyptian authorities are planning to develop the airport as a hub for Middle East and Africa. A luxury 350-room 5-star hotel opened in front of terminal 3 in 2013. Many projects like this are still underway.

Cairo-International-Airport

Cairo_International-Airport

Cairo-International-Airport-Interior

8) Cape Town International Airport (South Africa)

Cape Town International Airport serves the city of Cape Town, South Africa. It is located around 20 kilometers from the center of the city. The terminal building has a split-level design, with departures located in the upper floors and arrivals in the lower floors.

Cape-Town-International-Airport-Entrance

Cape-Town-International-Airport

Cape-Town-International-Airport

7) O. R. Tambo International Airport (South Africa)

O. R. Tambo International Airport is a major airport located in Gauteng, South Africa. It has a capacity to handle around 28 million passengers annually and is the busiest airport in Africa. The airport has six terminals.

OR-Tambo-International-Airport

OR_Tambo_International_Airport

Gautrain-O_R_Tambo_Intl_Airport_South_Africa

O.R.-Tambo-International-Airport

 

6) King Shaka International Airport (South Africa)

The King Shaka International Airport is the primary airport of Durban, South Africa. It opened on May 1 2010, around a month before the start of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. The passenger terminal is located in the southern end of the airport and has two levels: one level to handle arrivals and another to handle departures.

King-Shaka-International-Airport-front

King-Shaka-International-Airport

King_Shaka_International_Airport

5) Enfidha – Hammamet International Airport (Tunisia)

This international airport is located in Enfidha, Tunisia, about 40 kilometers southwest of Hammamet. It is mostly used by European airlines that bring travelers to holiday resorts in Tunisia. The total cost of constructing this airport is estimated to be around €436 million.

Enfidha-Hammamet-International-Airport

Enfidha_Hammamet_International_Airport

Enfidha-Hammamet-International-Airport2

Enfidha_Hammamet_Airport_Tower

Cairo-International-Airport-1

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s