Adventure

Shark cage-diving

Enter the domain of the great white shark from the safety of a shark cage and witness these uber-predators in their natural environment as they come over and check you out. While shark cage-diving is perfectly safe, it is not an activity for the shy or fainthearted! more

Hot-air ballooning

Peaceful and serene, hot-air ballooning is a wonderful adventure. From the thrill of watching the balloon inflate, and the imperceptible lift-off, to the gentle descents with the pilot skimming the treetops one moment then sending you soaring heavenwards the next. And the sensational views are unforgettable! more

Dune boarding

In South Africa, dune boarding is a fairly recent development, but it's caught on fast, because there's certainly no shortage of sand. South Africa boasts some of the world's highest beach dunes. And away from the beach, dune boarders have found a great alternative: old gold mine dumps. more

Surfing

Surfing is an integral part of South African culture. From the colder Cape waters to the tropical warmth of the Indian Ocean, young and old mingle at popular surf spots from early morning until sundown with a single goal – to pick the best wave of the day and ride it all the way to the beach. more

Canopy tours

Canopy Tours afford you a perspective on the fauna and flora of the forest that few human beings would ordinarily experience. See amazing sights while you learn about the forest and soar from platform to platform as free as a bird on a remarkable system of pulleys and wires. more

The Wild Coast, Eastern Cape

The Wild Coast is an unspoiled natural treasure. Visitors can explore its renowned beauty on foot, by 4x4 or horseback before embarking on fishing expeditions or snorkelling and diving outings. The seaside villages along the Wild Coast have been the traditional holiday haunt of families for many generations. more

Skydiving

South Africa is known for its excellent climate, with largely clear skies. This is one of the many reasons why skydiving is so popular here. There are a number of established tour operators around the country waiting to take to up and help you down. more

Cango Caves Adventure Tour

Take the plunge and sign up for the Cango Caves Adventure Tour. You’ll enter a mysterious and strangely beautiful underground world of fascinating rock formations, cellar-like chambers and low passageways. Be prepared to crawl, duck and squeeze your way through a fascinating subterranean world. more

Soweto's bungee jump

The Soweto bungee jump adds a whole new dimension to sightseeing in this famous township. Bridging the gap between adventure and township tourism, it allows visitors to enjoy one of its most famous landmarks like never before. Soweto bungee jumps and swings will have you falling head over heels for this township in no time. more

Microlighting

Microlighting in South Africa is a visceral experience. You're up above the ever-changing landscape, along valleys and skirting ridges, the wind in your hair and the land far beneath your feet. Learn how to become a microlight pilot while enjoying the benefits of this incredibly liberating sport. more