We can’t make this up! You can be in West Africa for as low as $299 roundtrip this year, thanks to TAP Air Portugal. The sale includes routes taking off well into the fall, so if you are hesitant to travel early in the year you have time to wait it out.

The flights are departing from New York City, Miami, Chicago, Washington, DC, and Boston. African destinations include Casablanca, Morocco, Accra, Ghana, and Dakar, Senegal. TAP Air also offers a free stopover option, that allows you to add overnight stays (up to 5 nights) in Lisbon or Porto, Portugal. So, you could literally get a 2-for-1 under this deal. Simply check the TAP Air website for information on how to add this in.

Be sure to research any COVID-19 entry requirements or restrictions prior to purchasing. As of now, the listed African cities are welcoming American travelers, but that could change.

To find the deal, use Skyscanner or Google Flights. Here are a few example routes and dates.

New York City To Casablanca, Morocco

Round-trip flights to Casablanca can be purchased for as low $299 round-trip. Example date range used: Aug. 30 through Sept. 6 in Skyscanner.

Chicago To Casablanca, Morocco

Round-trip flights to Casablanca can be purchased for as low as $299 round-trip, according to Skyscanner. Example dates: July 26 through Aug. 2.


New York City To Accra, Ghana

The month of April has some of the cheapest deals to Accra. We used April 13 through April 24 to search , and flights for $388 roundtrip were still available.

Washington, DC To Accra, Ghana

Mid-April is the cheapest time to fly to Accra from the Washington, DC area. Use April 18 through April 27 as dates in Skyscanner.

New York To Dakar, Senegal

There are a few options throughout March, April, and May but some of the cheapest options can be found at the end of April. We used April 27 through May 7 in Skyscanner.

Things To Consider With Error Fares

Keep in mind that when purchasing an error fare ticket, the airline might not necessarily honor your ticket. Be sure to wait until your ticket is confirmed before you book accommodations and excursions.

This is a great deal, so if you have been looking to visit the Motherland you’ll want to hop on this one FAST.

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