Activities in South Africa
Activities in South Africa

Our 10 best things to do will inspire you with activities that are exciting, fun and even a little hair-raising!

Mandela Capture Site sculpture by Marco Cianfanelli and Jeremy Rose Experiences in South Africa
Experiences in South Africa

The rich diversity of South Africa means YOU can create the holiday experience of a lifetime. Use our top suggestions to get you started…

Knysna, Garden Route Regions in South Africa
Regions in South Africa

You'll find wide geographical diversity in South Africa, including beaches, winelands, deserts, mountains and bushveld.

Cities in South Africa
Cities in South Africa

For real urban adventure, visit the top cities in South Africa – our world-class infrastructure, first-world attitude and 24/7 buzz will invigorate you.

Bush dinner with giraffes as guests Reasons to Visit South Africa
Reasons to Visit South Africa

The reasons to visit South Africa are many - here are the top 10 - we guarantee they will make you pack your bags!

Mandela Capture Site sculpture by Marco Cianfanelli and Jeremy Rose Nelson Mandela attractions
Nelson Mandela attractions

Follow in the footsteps of the great Nelson Mandela and visit some of the many attractions that celebrate his amazing life.

Leopard in the Kruger National Park National Parks
National Parks

Bring your camera, binoculars and the expectation of wildlife encounters of a lifetime when you visit our popular national parks in South Africa.

Game-viewing luxury at Singita Luxury Game Lodges
Luxury Game Lodges

If you love the idea of a safari and your creature comforts too, our finest private game lodges epitomise bushveld luxury.

An example of ancient San rock art. Rock art sites
Rock art sites

South of the Sahara Desert, South Africa boasts the most rock art sites in Africa - a precious legacy of creative and spiritual expression that dates back thousands of years.

Adventures in Clarens
Adventures in Clarens

Those in the rafting know say the Ash River in Clarens in the Free State is the best one-day white-water adventure in South Africa.

The Bloukrans Bungee
The Bloukrans Bungee

At 216m, the Bloukrans bungee from the Bloukrans Bridge on the Garden Route is officially the world's highest commercial bridge bungee!

Off-road adventures in the Northern Cape
Off-road adventures in the Northern Cape

With challenging inclines, declines and soft sand aplenty, it appears that the Northern Cape was sculpted by Mother Nature with off-road adventurers and 4x4 enthusiasts in mind.

Oribi Gorge adventures
Oribi Gorge adventures

Oribi Gorge features some of the most stunning natural scenery in the country and a multitude of adventurous ways to enjoy it.

Orland Towers, Soweto
Orland Towers, Soweto

A collection of adventure activities centred around Soweto’s famous Orlando Towers cooling station – including an exhilarating bungee jump – will kick-start the adrenaline on your township tour.

Paragliding in Hermanus
Paragliding in Hermanus

Get some fresh air in Hermanus by trying out a tandem paraglide with a qualified paraglider. This is an experience and a destination you won’t forget in a hurry.

Boulders Beach Penguins
Boulders Beach Penguins

Boulders Beach in Simonstown is famous for its colony of urban African penguins. But its population of avian city-slickers is increasingly endangered.

The Diamond Coast
The Diamond Coast

The Diamond Coast along South Africa’s Northern Cape coastline holds magical allure due to its natural beauty and shipwrecks, which can be explored on hiking and driving tours.