Experience your country through new eyes and go on a local-is-lekker holiday in South Africa. Listed as one of the most beautiful countries in the world, it is not difficult to find breathtaking destinations here! From incredible mountain peaks in the Drakensberg to the scenic coastal Garden Route, scenery is second to none, while South Africa is renowned for its excellent Big 5 game viewing in parks and reserves in Mpumlanaga, Limpopo, KwaZulu Natal and the Eastern Cape.
Located at the southern tip of Africa, South Africa’s coastline is unrivalled in beauty. Boasting warm Indian Ocean waters flowing down the east and south coast while the cold Atlantic Ocean flows up along the west coast. With over 2500km of pristine coastline South Africa enjoys some of the best beaches in the world, from white-sand blue-flag beaches in Cape Town, to the warm-waters of Durban and the endless stretches along the Wild Coast. If you can pry yourself away from the beach an adventure awaits you in one of South Africa’s 20 national parks. Kruger offers excellent family safari experiences, as well as being one of the top places to enjoy a luxury bush honeymoon. There are numerous game reserves across the country where you can indulge in a world-class safari experience, from the lowveld to the malaria-free Eastern Cape. And when you think you’ve seen just about all South Africa has to offer head over to the Western Cape and spoil your taste buds with our award winning wines in the Cape Winelands.
South Africa is also filled with such incredible social, cultural and historical significance. Take your children on a journey through their country and enjoy a learning holiday, or simply let loose and have fun with the multitude of entertainment, nightlife and shopping options in our major cities and resorts.
There is so much to experience and see in South Africa and it promises a wonderful experience for every type of traveller, from family holidays to romantic getaways. Spoil yourself with a local South African holiday package.
Drakensberg- The name Drakensberg roughly translates to “dragon mountains”.
Robben Island- The island off Table Bay where Nelson Mandela spent 27 years in exile during apartheid.
Table Mountain- Officially one of the new 7 Wonders of the World, Table Mountain is an incredible sight to behold.
Kruger National Park- One of the largest game reserves in Africa and home to the magnificent Big 5.
Addo Elephant Park- Host to more than 450 elephants this wonderful game reserve is a must see in the Eastern Cape.
Augrabies Falls- This incredible waterfall is found on the Orange River, the largest river in South Africa.
Gold Reef City- Be thoroughly entertained at Gold Reef City’s theme park, the largest of its kind in South Africa
Cradle of Humankind- A World Heritage Site where many significant fossils have been found. Also home to some of the oldest rock art in the world.
uShaka Marine World- Marine theme park found in Durban. Ushaka Marine World offers incredible water rides, an oceanarium, beach activities and more.