To encapsulate a land as dynamic as South Africa in a few lines is nearly impossible. The country has a rich history and a diversity of culture second to none. South Africa showcases an extraordinary range of habitats and wildlife in the many national parks, botanical gardens and private reserves. There is something for everyone here, as South Africa effortlessly caters for many interests, styles and budgets.
The upmarket private lodges in South Africa’s reserve areas provide some of the best game viewing and hospitality on the continent. High standards of service excellence with experienced and well-trained staff and guides complete the South African package. There are also a number of newer places to visit which have excellent records in conservation and community involvement. Many of these are embracing travellers who wish to engage with a more inclusive travel experience. Botanists and birders are particularly drawn to South Africa for the high level of endemic species. Adventure activities, wining & dining and meeting locals are all part of the great South African experience. Be it a visit to the world class city of Cape Town, or an immaculate safari experience in the renowned Kruger National Park area, South Africa has it all. Expect to see all the quintessential African safari animals here, and some unusual and unique ones too.