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PPlaces to go

WWith nine provinces to explore, each with a soul of their own, you’ll never run out of memories to make. 

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Western Cape

Western Cape

Western Cape
Western Cape

The scenic splendour of the Western Cape has long been a drawcard in South Africa.

Gauteng

Gauteng

Geographically the smallest province, Gauteng is an urban playground of note, taking in the cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria.

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal
KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa’s third-smallest province, KwaZulu-Natal has a wealth of scenic and cultural attractions.

Johannesburg

Johannesburg

Johannesburg, the City of Gold, has so much to offer with wonderful restaurants, relaxed sidewalk cafes, laughter-filled shebeens, glitzy shopping malls, tranquil parks, unique emotive museums and monuments, thrilling casinos, busy townships, stunning galleries, funky nightclubs, and more.

Cape Town

Cape Town

Cape Town ranks among the most beautiful cities in the world.

Durban

Durban

With warm weather all-year round, Durban welcomes you.

Kimberley

Kimberley

Kimberley, thanks to the fevered diamond rush of the 1870s, has a glittering past.

Provinces

Gauteng

Gauteng

Geographically the smallest province, Gauteng is an urban playground of note, taking in the cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria.

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal
KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa’s third-smallest province, KwaZulu-Natal has a wealth of scenic and cultural attractions.

Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga
Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga means ‘the land of the rising sun’ in the local siSwati and Zulu languages, a name it derives from lying on the eastern border of the country.

Free State

Free State

Free State
Free State

The Free State is essentially an agricultural province and its appeal lies in its scenic beauty, rural tranquillity and natural attractions.

Western Cape

Western Cape

Western Cape
Western Cape

The scenic splendour of the Western Cape has long been a drawcard in South Africa.

Northern Cape

Northern Cape

Northern Cape
Northern Cape

The Northern Cape is the largest of South Africa’s provinces but has the smallest population, making it one of the more remote areas of the country.

North West

North West

North West
North West

The North West province features premier wildlife destinations.

Limpopo

Limpopo

Limpopo
Limpopo

Limpopo has become a sought-after tourist destination for its big game, exceptional birding, untamed bush landscapes and an ancient African kingdom.

Cities

Johannesburg

Johannesburg

Johannesburg, the City of Gold, has so much to offer with wonderful restaurants, relaxed sidewalk cafes, laughter-filled shebeens, glitzy shopping malls, tranquil parks, unique emotive museums and monuments, thrilling casinos, busy townships, stunning galleries, funky nightclubs, and more.

Cape Town

Cape Town

Cape Town ranks among the most beautiful cities in the world.

Durban

Durban

With warm weather all-year round, Durban welcomes you.

Pretoria

Pretoria

Known as the “Jacaranda City”, for all the purple blossom-bedecked trees, Pretoria is a lovely, quiet capital city.

Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth (PE) is not only home to stunning beaches, interesting museums and award-winning wildlife destinations.

Bloemfontein

Bloemfontein

When you’re in the Free State, or on the road from Cape Town to Joburg, you absolutely have to make a stop in Bloemfontein.

Mbombela

Mbombela

Mbombela, the capital of the Mpumalanga province, is a vibrant, sub-tropical city that combines a rich history surrounded by untouched wildlife and plenty of adrenaline-fueled adventure.

Polokwane

Polokwane

Polokwane is the capital city of Limpopo, and has a vibrant mix of people and interesting culture.

Small town charm

Weddings in the winelands

Weddings in the winelands

Weddings on wine estates can be very beautiful and romantic and there are many Cape Winelands wine estates to choose from – many venues have a small chapel in their grounds for the ceremony, or offer scenic spots among vines, in manicured gardens or in historic buildings. You can choose to have your wedding inside a wine cellar (in winter when it’s cold) or outdoors surrounded by beautiful Cape mountains (when the sun is shining and it’s warm).

Wine and wildflowers – the Darling Wine Route

Wine and wildflowers – the Darling Wine Route

The Darling Wine Route comprises a few independent estates and is known for producing some of the country’s best sauvignon blanc, shiraz and pinotage wines.

A grand coastal caper – Grahamstown to Port Elizabeth

A grand coastal caper – Grahamstown to Port Elizabeth

Take a drive from Grahamstown to Port Elizabeth and explore the pubs, beaches, restaurants and seaside adventures that come with one of South Africa’s top coastal areas.

Smithfield to Philippolis – the upper Gariep route

Smithfield to Philippolis – the upper Gariep route

A road trip from Smithfield to Philippolis offers visitors South African War history, friendly small towns, the Gariep Dam, ancient rock art and access to tigers.

The Waterberg Meander, Limpopo

The Waterberg Meander, Limpopo

The Waterberg Meander in Limpopo is a celebration of culture in an area that includes national parks, wilderness areas, private game reserves and tribal areas.

Fabulous Ficksburg: chocolates, cherries and boat rides in Free State

Fabulous Ficksburg: chocolates, cherries and boat rides in Free State

Ficksburg in Free State province is famed as South Africa’s cherry mecca – but the town offers many other experiences for visitors, from chocolates and asparagus to boat tours and beautiful buildings.

The wonderful winelands – Stellenbosch and Franschhoek

The wonderful winelands – Stellenbosch and Franschhoek

Stellenbosch and Franschhoek produce some of South Africa’s best wine and boast several of the country’s best restaurants.

Willowmore to Graaff-Reinet – the Camdeboo route

Willowmore to Graaff-Reinet – the Camdeboo route

Drive the scenic Camdeboo route in the Eastern Cape Karoo and experience the small-town charm of Willowmore, Rietbron, Aberdeen and Graaff-Reinet.

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