Unforgettable experiences

Heritage and culture

Explore South Africa's tribal cultures and traditions by visiting a cultural village or sampling traditional African cuisine in a township shebeen. Savour our award-winning wines on a Cape wine routes tour.

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Unforgettable experiences

South Africa offers an enriching voyage of discovery, unforgettable leisure experiences, cultural diversity and accommodation that rivals the best in the world.

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Food and wine

In South Africa, superb cuisine is paired with award-winning wines in the most incredible natural and urban surroundings.

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Ancient kingdoms, diverse eco-systems, an invasion from space and a modern-day freedom struggle – all these are celebrated at South African World Heritage Sites.

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Top 10

Rock art sites

1Game Pass Shelter, Kamberg, Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal

This site forms part of the Kamberg San Rock Art Trail in the scenic Drakensberg mountain range. The trail includes an informative Interpretive Centre.

2Didima Gorge and Rock Art Interpretation Centre, Cathedral Peak, Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal

Impressive shelters here reveal varied rock art styles. The interpretation centre is dedicated to San art, particularly from this region.

3Main Caves, Giant's Castle, Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal

The caves contain one of the best-preserved San rock art sites, and have been converted into a museum.

4Bushmans Kloof, Pakhuis Pass, Clanwilliam, Western Cape

Situated in a privately-owned reserve, these 130 sites depict shamanic figures and dancing processions.

5Warmhoek Trail, Clanwilliam Living Landscape Project, Clanwilliam, Western Cape

Community guides trained by archaeologists from the University of Cape Town, lead tours to these rock art sites.

6Gifberg, Van Rhynsdorp, Western Cape

Several hiking trails lead to some exceptionally well-preserved paintings.

7Wildebeest Kuil Rock Art Centre, Kimberley, Northern Cape

Some 400 engravings are spread over a small sacred hill on land owned by the !Xun and Khwe San people.

8Wonderwerk, Kuruman, Northern Cape

This cave has long record of human history in excess of 800 000 years.

9Tandjesberg, Eastern Free State

Situated on the farm Tripolitania between Ladybrand and Clocolan, the site has over 530 well-preserved paintings of eland, medicine dances, rain-animals and apocalyptic figures.

10Sevilla Trail, Pakhuis Pass, Clanwilliam, Western Cape

Ten sites located on an easy 4km walking trail.