4-Month Journey Through Africa

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Work remotely from 4 surprise destinations in Africa!

Home to some of the most diverse cultures and countries on the planet, Africa has much more to offer than safaris – but not to worry, there are plenty of those too! Beyond incredible wildlife, stunning natural landscapes, and cuisines bursting with flavor, its 1.3 billion people and 3,000+ languages make this continent truly unique. Come explore 4 surprise destinations with Remote Year. You’ll be glad you did.

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4 surprise destinations. 4 months. 1 incredible Journey through Africa.

From impressive mountains and dry deserts to lush rainforests and sun-soaked coastlines, together we’ll experience Africa as you’ve never seen it before. 120 days of adventure in 4 surprise destinations? Sign us up.

Meet your new community. We’re 4000+ strong.

Traveling the world is incredible, but traveling alongside a vibrant global community - now that’s unforgettable. Over the past 6 years, we’ve helped 4,000+ passionate adventurers find their go-to adventure buddies, business partners, and even love connections while on the road. Everything we do revolves around community. We can’t wait for you to join ours.

People of color
21-54 years old
Identify as LGTBQ+

54 countries, endless possibilities. Here’s a few destinations we’re looking at.

Dreaming of the ancient pyramids of Egypt, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, or sleeping under the stars in the Moroccan Sahara? Whether you’d rather explore Ghana’s rainforest, cruise the Senegal River, or hop on a safari in South Africa, Kenya, or Rwanda - we’re scouting out some of the most incredible destinations in Africa. You in?

What’s included in our journeys

That world trip you’ve always dreamed about? Let’s make it happen. Bring your job to a new city each month and make unforgettable memories with our community. Whether you join a 4-month exploration of Latin America, Asia, Europe, or Africa or a 12-month adventure to all four regions, a Remote Year Journey will change your life. We can’t wait for you to join us.

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Accommodation

Centrally located, apartment or hotel-style accommodations

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Flights & Transfers

Airport transfers and flights between countries

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Co-Working Spaces

24/7 Access to a centrally located co-working space with strong WIFI

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Leader & Local Team

On-site staff to manage logistics and facilitate local experiences

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Supportive Community

A Community of like-minded people to meet and explore with

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Community Experiences

5 included Community Experiences to make you feel at home

Africa. Home to the Big 5, and now, you.

Make yourself at home in the most vibrant and welcoming neighborhoods in Africa. Whether you’re waking up in Rwanda, grabbing lunch in Ghana, kicking your feet up near the beaches of Senegal, or walking the rolling-green uplands of Kenya – the hottest local restaurants, cafes, and bars in town are just around the corner.
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Meet our team on the ground with you

City Teams & Community Leaders

Our passionate City Teams are your on-the-ground source when it comes to discovering local life in Africa. They’re here to help you settle into each city while discovering local culture and traditions along the way. Wondering how to say hello in Morocco? We'll help! Searching for the best braai (South African BBQ) in town? Natalie (Cape Town) has a rec. You’ll also have a dedicated Community Leader like Alejandro (Mexico) or Thega (USA) traveling alongside you, supporting you every step of your 4-month Journey.

Location: Africa. Status: Online.

Take your remote working game to the next level when you log on in Africa. With reliable wifi, bookable meeting rooms, and 24/7 access, you’ll be just as productive as you are inspired. Let your creativity soar in well-designed and welcoming workspaces from Egypt to Tanzania and beyond.
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Included 1-Year Explorer Membership

With your first RY trip we automatically include a 1-Year Explorer Travel Pass Membership.

1-Year Explorer Membership Benefits

Valid for 1 year

  • Online community of 4000+ digital nomads

  • Browse destination chats, city guides and travel tips

  • 3 day early-access to book new trips

  • Discounted rate to multi-day global RY Festivals

  • Meet members at in person meetups & events

  • Book experiences and trips to 80+ destinations

  • Incredible value for future trips starting from $2050

  • Discounted partner accommodations & more

  • Swap your rent for the adventure of a lifetime.

    Why pay rent when you could use that same money to experience a once-in-a-lifetime Journey? We’ve done the math, and we’re pretty sure you’ll agree the second you spot your first elephant, volcano, or white sand beach. And don’t even get us started on the food.

    reserve spot

    $1,000

    Due today to reserve your spot

    downpayment

    $2,000

    Down payment due before your program begins

    monthly payment

    $2,250

    Due each month of your program

    total cost

    $12,000

    Total cost of the program

    Ready to go?

    90% of Remote Year travelers say our programs changed their life. How will we change yours?

    Oct 29, 2023 - Mar 2, 2024

    Spots still available

    Trip Itinerary

    1. Surprise Destination

    2. Surprise Destination

    3. Surprise Destination

    4. Surprise Destination

    Book with Confidence

    • Free Cancellation

      Within 24hrs of booking

    • No Change Fees

      Change your trip once for free

    • Break Up Your Payments

      Pay in several installments

    *The RY Explorer Travel Pass Membership is included in your first trip and then is $49/month billed annually.

    Down payment

    Due Today

    $1,000

    Initial payment

    Due 60 days before departure

    $2,000

    Monthly payments (x4)

    Due each month of your trip

    $2,250

    Trip Total

    $12,000

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