Ranking high on the list of top tourist destinations around the world, South Africa has all the makings for a magical holiday. From north to south and east to west, the country is rich in diversity, offering incredible experiences to those visting this southernmost country in Africa. Boasting the wildlife-rich Kruger National Park, the world-renowned winelands of the Cape, the picture-perfect beaches along the Garden Route and the majestic peaks of the Drakensberg Mountains, it's no wonder tourists have a difficult time deciding what to include in their itineraries. There's really something on offer for everyone - whether you're a honeymoon couple looking for a romantic fly-in bush safari or a family seeking an adventurous holiday with the kids. A popular option is to embark on a self-drive tour of the country. This is a great way to explore each destination fully - at your own pace - with highlights along the way. South Africa also makes for a great tag-on destination with other African countries. Combining a few nights in the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, followed by a safari in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve before hitting the idyllic beaches of Mozambique, is just one of the unlimited possibilites for your African vacation.
✓ Go on search of Big-5 animals in the Kruger National Park
✓ Reach the top of Table Mountain by thrilling cable car
✓ Hike the evergreen forests of Tsitsikamma with it's rugged coastline
✓ Explore the diverse culinary scene of Cape Town
✓ Drink champagne and wine in the Franschhoek valley
✓ Watch whales and dolphins breach along the Whale Coast
✓ Photograph picturesque red dunes and predators in Kgalagadi