INDABA is one of the largest tourism marketing events on the African calendar and one of the top three ‘must visit’ events of its kind on the global calendar. No other show brings more African exhibitors together. Register here. 

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SA Specialist

SA Specialist is an interactive online learning programme that will improve your knowledge of South Africa. It will equip you with the skills to better sell South Africa as a tourist destination.

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The Tourism Grading Council of South Africa is the only officially recognised organisation that authorises accommodation establishments to display stars. Become graded now. 

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The Lilizela Tourism Awards recognise and reward tourism players and businesses who work passionately and with pride to deliver world-class products and services.

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Travel directory

The South African National Travel Directory is the most comprehensive showcase of South African tourism destinations and services. Add or edit your entry here.  

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Welcome SA

Welcome is a South African Tourism initiative that aims to create and sustain engagement with industry stakeholders, and encourage information sharing.

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Latest News

SAT’s 2016 Magellan Awards
  • September 21, 2016

Leveraging expert knowledge of the travel industry, Travel Weekly proudly presents the Travel Weekly Magellan Awards. The Travel Weekly Magellan Awards honours the best in travel, and recognises the outstanding tourism professionals behind the design, marketing and services in this industry.

South Africa comes out on top at Business Traveller Africa Awards
  • September 16, 2016

At the fifth annual Business Traveller Africa Conference and Awards, held on 1 September 2016, we saw multiple South African companies win out of the total 22 awards, with many more nominated. The ceremony took place at The Maslow Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg.

A gathering of experts in the concierge industry
  • September 14, 2016

The concierge industry is challenging as it is rewarding. The men and women who are considered the “gatekeepers” on an establishment thrive on delivering extraordinary services. However it takes dedication, passion and ongoing enthusiasm for the job to maintain excellence.

More wins for South African Tourism in the UK
  • September 13, 2016

We’re excited to announce a few more wins to add to our tourism mantle, proving that South Africa is still a major competitor on the tourism world stage.

SA wins Best Safari Destination
  • September 12, 2016

It’s official, South African Tourism has been awarded a SAFARI INDIA South Asia Travel award in the Best Safari Destination category.  Collected by our India office, we are proud to win yet another safari award, which is testament to the natural beauty that our country offers the world.

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