Places to visit in South Africa & Things to do in South Africa

The most amazing places to visit in South Africa for their beauty, history, wild life, oceans, food and of course wine include the stunning coastal towns of Hermanus, Cape Town, The Garden Route with one of its many hidden treasures such as Knysna, then travel through the Eastern Cape visiting the Windy City of Port Elizabeth and its stunning beaches, on up the Wild Coast to KZN and Durban. Enjoy the mountain air in Hogsback and the Drakensberg Mountains; visit the Zulu Battle Fields & Rorkes Drift with the history of the Boer wars. Why not then settle back with world class wines from the Cape Winelands were there are 100’s of small bespoke wine farms were you can enjoy stunning views; serving delicious Cape culinary whilst you meander this area of natural beauty. The visit would not be the same without climbing or taking the Cable Car to the top of the Table Mountain with views to Robben Island which is a must for the history buffs. Travel up to the provinces of Gauteng, Mpumalanga & Limpopo taking in the history of the Gold & & Diamond mines; visit one to see what and how it was mined years ago. Then take the ultimate in a safari in the oldest and best Wildlife Park in Southern Africa – the Kruger National Park. No trip to South Africa would be complete without a visit to a township, and Soweto is the largest and most vibrant of them all.

Today traveling around the vastness of South Africa is a real pleasure, with SAA the national airline carrier and several low-cost airlines operating throughout, linking all the major towns and cities as well as the safari parks. The country has an excellent road network and in most areas of a very good standard which makes it convenient to hire a car also for UK visitors driving on the left hand side of the road. You will need around 3 weeks to take in all the best sights but will find you will return again and again to task in all it has to offer. Click on any of the destinations for a description on what to see and where to stay.

There are plenty of things to do in South Africa, please take the time to browse our website and don’t hesitate to contact us for more information.

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