Addo Elephant National Park

The Addo Elephant National Park, home to elephant, buffalo, lion, rhino & leopard while its marine area has whales & great white sharks #Big7

Discover the iSimangaliso Wetland Park

The iSimangaliso Wetland Park is a World Heritage Site boasting superlative natural beauty, unique ecological processes and exceptional biodiversity.

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

South Africa and Botswana joined forces to protect one of the world's greatest desert conservation areas. But that's not all.

The Kruger National Park

Africa has many game parks, but the Kruger National Park is arguably the most spectacular, with a diversity of wildlife that makes for an unforgettable experience.

Discover the Garden Route

The trick when travelling along the Garden Route is to have enough time to slip off the N2 onto the side-roads that hold the promise of interesting destinations.

The Magaliesberg Mountains

The dramatic Magaliesberg mountains offer wonderful outdoor adventure activities for the whole family in an indigenous setting where endemic flora and fauna are abundant.

Namaqua National Park

For a few intense weeks of spring, arid Namaqualand undergoes a complete makeover. You’ll find orange daisies from horizon to horizon and beyond.

The Panorama Route

Take a deep breath and plunge into the Panorama Route of Mpumalanga, where endless vistas succeed each other in a fairytale land above the clouds.


Top 10

Fun experiences in the Western Cape

1Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

Take the cable car to the top of Table Mountain and take in 360 degree views over Cape Town, the ocean, Robben Island and the harbour.

2Two Oceans Aquarium

Dive with ragged-tooth sharks, large predators, rays and turtles in the predator exhibit tank or feed the fish in the fascinating Kelp Forest.

3Kirstenbsoch summer sunset concerts

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Spend a Sunday afternoon from listening to the best of local music in this beautiful botanical garden at the foot of Table Mountain.

4Horse-riding in Noordhoek

Noordhoek beach stretches seemingly forever so book a ride with a local stable and explore it on horseback.

5Wine-tasting in Stellenbosch.

A university town blessed with attractive Cape Dutch heritage architecture, oak trees, restaurants and cafés, it also offers the opportunity to taste local wines at numerous wine estates.

6Food safari, Franschhoek

Take a day to explore the restaurants, wine estates, chocolate shops and deli outlets of this food haven – just 90 minutes from Cape Town.

7Adventure tourism - Garden Route.

Walk the scenic Otter Trail, go abseiling, kayaking, gorge swinging, quad biking, you name it – it’s all up for grabs.

8Kite surfing at Langebaan

Take lessons with a local operator and try this fun sport that requires wind, water and open spaces, which Langebaan has aplenty.

9Cocktails in Camps Bay, Cape Town

Enjoy a crazy colour cocktail at sunset in one of the trendy Camps Bay cafés overlooking the beach with its body beautiful people.

10Rastafarian township tour, Knysna

Get to know a little bit more about this Rasta community in this laid-back township just outside Knysna.