Dias sailed to the southern tip of Africa in 1488.
Da Gama sailed to the southern tip of Africa and explored for Portugal.
He sailed the southern tip of Africa
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Bartolomeu Dias. Portuguese explorer who in 1488 led the first expedition to sail around the southern tip of Africa from the Atlantic and sight the Indian Ocean.
Sailed around the southern tip of Africa (cape of good hope) in 1498
The European that sailed around the tip of Africa to India was Bartholomew Diaz. Diaz was from Portugal and sailed the route in 1488. The reason for this expedition was to find a trade route to India.