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PPlaces to go

WWith nine provinces to explore, each with a soul of their own, you’ll never run out of memories to make. 

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Western Cape

Western Cape

Western Cape

The scenic splendour of the Western Cape has long been a drawcard in South Africa.

Gauteng

Gauteng

Geographically the smallest province, Gauteng is an urban playground of note, taking in the cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria.

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa’s third-smallest province, KwaZulu-Natal has a wealth of scenic and cultural attractions.

Johannesburg

Johannesburg

Johannesburg, the City of Gold, has so much to offer with wonderful restaurants, relaxed sidewalk cafes, laughter-filled shebeens, glitzy shopping malls, tranquil parks, unique emotive museums and monuments, thrilling casinos, busy townships, stunning galleries, funky nightclubs, and more.

Cape Town

Cape Town

Cape Town ranks among the most beautiful cities in the world.

Durban

Durban

With warm weather all-year round, Durban welcomes you.

Kimberley

Kimberley

Kimberley, thanks to the fevered diamond rush of the 1870s, has a glittering past.

Provinces

Gauteng

Gauteng

Geographically the smallest province, Gauteng is an urban playground of note, taking in the cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria.

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa’s third-smallest province, KwaZulu-Natal has a wealth of scenic and cultural attractions.

Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga means ‘the land of the rising sun’, a name it derives from lying on the eastern border of the country.

Free State

Free State

Free State

The Free State is essentially an agricultural province and its appeal lies in its scenic beauty, rural tranquillity and natural attractions.

Western Cape

Western Cape

Western Cape

The scenic splendour of the Western Cape has long been a drawcard in South Africa.

Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape

South Africa’s ‘wild’ province, the Eastern Cape features expanses of untouched beach, bush and forest.

Northern Cape

Northern Cape

Northern Cape

The Northern Cape is the largest of South Africa’s provinces but has the smallest population, making it one of the more remote areas of the country.

North West

North West

North West

The North West province features premier wildlife destinations.

Limpopo

Limpopo

Limpopo

Limpopo has become a sought-after tourist destination for its big game, exceptional birding, untamed bush landscapes and an ancient African kingdom.

Cities

Johannesburg

Johannesburg

Johannesburg, the City of Gold, has so much to offer with wonderful restaurants, relaxed sidewalk cafes, laughter-filled shebeens, glitzy shopping malls, tranquil parks, unique emotive museums and monuments, thrilling casinos, busy townships, stunning galleries, funky nightclubs, and more.

Cape Town

Cape Town

Cape Town ranks among the most beautiful cities in the world.

Durban

Durban

With warm weather all-year round, Durban welcomes you.

Bloemfontein

Bloemfontein

When you’re in the Free State, or on the road from Cape Town to Joburg, you absolutely have to make a stop in Bloemfontein.

Pretoria

Pretoria

Known as the “Jacaranda City”, for all the purple blossom-bedecked trees, Pretoria is a lovely, quiet capital city.

Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth (PE) is not only home to stunning beaches, interesting museums and award-winning wildlife destinations.

Mbombela

Mbombela

Mbombela, the capital of the Mpumalanga province, is a vibrant, sub-tropical city that combines a rich history surrounded by untouched wildlife and plenty of adrenaline-fueled adventure.

Polokwane

Polokwane

Polokwane is the capital city of Limpopo, and has a vibrant mix of people and interesting culture.

Kimberley

Kimberley

Kimberley, thanks to the fevered diamond rush of the 1870s, has a glittering past.

Small town charm

Mountain biking and the Owl Route

Vibrant culture

Mountain biking and the Owl Route

The Owl Route is a 50km U-shaped dirt road in the Eastern Cape province, best explored by bicycle.

Explore the charming town of Groot Marico

Vibrant culture

Explore the charming town of Groot Marico

Settle in to a genuine South African experience in Groot Marico. It's no wonder that so many of Herman Charles Bosman's tales featured this part of the country.

Oudtshoorn - The capital of the Klein Karoo

Vibrant culture

Oudtshoorn - The capital of the Klein Karoo

Inland from the Cape’s famous Garden Route, over breathtakingly beautiful mountain passes, magnificent red rocks and the wide open spaces of the Klein Karoo, you’ll find Oudtshoorn – once known internationally as the ostrich capital of the world

Stellenbosch – a town on the scenic countryside of the Western Cape

Breathtaking scenery

Stellenbosch – a town on the scenic countryside of the Western Cape

Stellenbosch is internationally renowned for its beautiful environment, wine farms, street cafés, restaurants, quality wines, historical buildings and its famous university.

Take a break and relax in Pilgrim’s Rest

Vibrant culture

Take a break and relax in Pilgrim’s Rest

The village of Pilgrim’s Rest is a settlement lost in time.

Take a trip to the universe in Sutherland

Breathtaking scenery

Take a trip to the universe in Sutherland

Sutherland in the Northern Cape, you’ll get one of the best views of the universe this world has to offer.

South Africa’s Garden of Eden – Knysna

Sun-soaked coasts

South Africa’s Garden of Eden – Knysna

Knysna is located along South Africa’s beautiful and famed Garden Route in the Western Cape province.

See the best of the Great Karoo in Graaff-Reinet

Breathtaking scenery

See the best of the Great Karoo in Graaff-Reinet

The Karoo town of Graaff-Reinet is the fourth-oldest settlement in South Africa and has seen more than two centuries of travellers, adventurers and prospectors pass through its streets. Today it is a vibrant centre for tourism, game farming and traditional agriculture.

Down rivers and up mountains, find adventure in Clarens

Active adventure

Down rivers and up mountains, find adventure in Clarens

Sometimes it’s not enough to just soak up awesome scenery, you need to immerse yourself in it, to be able to feel a part of it.

Clarens - The jewel of the Free State

Vibrant culture

Clarens - The jewel of the Free State

Are you a creative soul? Does the great outdoors fuel your artistic spirit? Visit the charming town of Clarens in the Free State and you’ll discover why we call it an artist's hideout.

Damn, the Gariep Dam is something spectacular!

Breathtaking scenery

Damn, the Gariep Dam is something spectacular!

Perhaps the most beautiful dam in South Africa, the Gariep Dam lies between the Free State and Eastern Cape provinces.

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Champagne Sports Resort in the Central Drakensberg is the perfect venue for both business and leisure tourists. The resort is home to an 18-hole championship golf course, roaming herds of blesbok and impala and 5 dams stocked with trout and bass. It offers a variety of sports and cultural activities. This resort set in the tranquil surrounds of the Central Drakensberg, with magnificent views of Champagne Castle and Cathkin Peak, combines high-tech conferencing, luxury accommodation and first-rate leisure activities. BEST TIME TO VISIT The Drakensberg is a year-round destination - although it can be cool in winter, especially when there is snow on the mountains. Great snap from @suthcrank. #MeetSouthAfrica #SouthAfrica #thisissouthafrica #exploresouthafrica #Travelgram #wanderlust #travelsouthafrica #Drakensberg #adventure

The Victoria Street Market in Durban is unique in South Africa. Barrels of Indian spices and incense infuse the air of this flea market and a visit is essential for those who want to experience Durban's relaxed Afro-Oriental atmosphere and pick up some great bargains. The market is a melting pot of vibrancy and you’ll definitely walk out with a souvenir or two. Great image from @mayajama by @saunderscb. #MeetSouthAfrica Follow @mayajama, @saunderscb & @aliceliveing on their epic South African road trip through the hashtag #BakkieStories and explore South Africa with them. #Travelgram #thisissouthafrica #travelsouthafrica #exploresouthafrica #SouthAfrica #wonderlust #Durban

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