South Africa Places

South Africa is a blend of modern infrastructure and beautiful natural wilderness. The country has an unequaled variety of landscapes, earning it the name “the world in one country.”

Kwazulu Natal
Historical homeland of the Zulu people, this area includes Lake St. Lucia a World Heritage Site and Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve, the oldest park in Africa.

Cape Town
The most popular tourist city in South Africa, it includes Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch Gardens and Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned. The surrounding area is known as some of the best wine country in the world.

Garden Route
Popular and scenic stretch along the southeastern coast of South Africa includes coastline and mountains. Attractions also include unique marine reserves and the Cango Caves.

Johannesburg
Largest city in South Africa and the source of a large-scale gold and diamond trade, encompassing famous apartheid-created township of Soweto and the administrative capital of Pretoria.

Kruger National Park
Largest game reserve in South Africa offering opportunity to see the Big 5 (lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard).

Sabi Sands Game Reserve
Exclusive private game reserve adjacent to the Kruger National Park and home to the Big 5 (lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino).

Winelands
Home to over 500 wineries from the coast to the plains of Little Karoo and distinctive Cape Dutch architecture set with mountain views.

Click here for information about the history, climate and language of South Africa.

Click here for a list of safaris to South Africa.