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

Insights into South Africa’s meetings industry revealed at IBTM conference
  • December 01, 2016

The South Africa National Convention Bureau (SANCB) unveiled the preliminary results of its three-year study into the South African business events industry at the IBTM World conference in Barcelona, Spain.

SA's tourism increasing in 2016
  • October 24, 2016

Domestic and International Tourism has seen an increase in South Africa in the first half of 2016. This is positive and encouraging information which generates an optimistic sense for the 2016/2017 summer season for the entire Tourism Sector.

The information regarding the increase in numbers can be found below.

South Africa Tourism awarded in “Best Tourism Destination” category in Sao Paulo
  • October 13, 2016

We are excited to announce that one of the top travel TV programmes in Brazil, called “Viagem Cultural” is presenting South African Tourism, the Brazil office, an award in the category, “Best Tourism Destination”.

Nothing beats the South Coast
  • October 04, 2016

A speed-marketing session in the South Coast (KwaZulu-Natal) was a perfect platform to promote current and new tourism products in the tourism industry where local tour operators gathered, engaged and shared valuable knowledge, which added to their visitor experience in this amazing part of South Africa.

SA Premier Business Awards, rewarding excellence in business
  • September 26, 2016

It is once again time for submissions for the South African Premier Business Awards, an annual event hosted by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) in partnership with Proudly South African and Brand South Africa.

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