Our tours take you to the fascinating and little-known region of Puntland in northeastern Somalia. You’ll visit the cities of Bosaso, Garowe, Cape Guardafui and Ras Hafun, learning about the local culture and history while enjoying some of the best scenery in the Horn of Africa.
Bosaso is the commercial capital of Puntland and offers a bustling city life with plenty of shops and restaurants to explore. Our tour takes you to the old town, where you can see traditional Somali architecture, and to the modern port area. You’ll also visit a local market and learn about the different spices used in Somali cooking.
Garowe is the administrative capital of Puntland and home to many government buildings. However, there’s also plenty to see for tourists, including a number of historical sites. We’ll take you to see the ancient ruins of Dolphi, believed to be one of the oldest towns in Somalia, as well as the majestic Great Mosque of Garowe.
Cape Guardafui is a cape located at the northern tip of Somalia. It’s home to some stunning scenery, including cliffs that plunge into the sea and beaches that stretch for miles. We’ll take you on a hike along the coast, where you can enjoy views of both land and sea, before heading inland to explore Ras Hafun.
Ras Hafun is located in modern Somalia that was known as Opone by the Greeks. A travelogue describing the adventures of the Periplus of the Erythraean Sea from the 1st century CE describes the city as the most eastern point of Africa.