South Africa is a country of contrasts! Discover different lifestyles and diversity of cultures, landscapes and memorable moments.  From the picturesque destinations on the Garden Route along the Western Cape to the subtropical KwaZulu-Natal, the magnificent Drakensberg escarpments, the Namakwa’s springtime masterpiece of wildflowers, the endless Kalahari Desert, as well as the captivating wildlife in the Kruger National Park along with many more nature reserves in South Africa.

South Africa and specifically Cape Town are amongst the five most attractive travel destinations of the world which one simply must visit. Hike up the famous Table Mountain or Lions Head to experience amazing views over a city embraced by mountains and beaches. Alternatively, visit the tip of the Cape Peninsula at Cape Point passing a colony of penguins on the way, or relax in the winelands with some exceptional wine tasting and a beautiful view of the wine farms. The South African hospitality, diversity of activities and the ideal climate from September to May are additional bonus points.

This beautiful country is a melting pot of cultures – pulsating cities with a modern lifestyle, night life and art, thrilling safari adventures in various national parks, as well as breathtaking landscapes, endless starry skies and remote beaches. Experience the “Rainbow Nation” with the manifold of cultures, nature, culinary treats and discover the amazing country in your own individual journey.

South Africa is the perfect destination for a self-driving holiday, especially if you follow our secret tips and tricks. However, if you would like a break from the driving, the daily flight connections also allow you to experience all of South Africa easily. INSPIRATION AFRICA is looking forward to your request and we are happy to assist you to plan your dream holiday.

More interesting facts about South Africa:

  • Size: 1,22 million km2
  • Population: 60 million people
  • Official language: English plus 11 official languages,
  • Climate: Mediterranean to sub-tropical
  • Visa: for most visitors upon arrival – visa will be issued at the airport
  • Health requirements: Malaria prevention for traveling the North, especially Kruger National Park
  • Other: Left-hand traffic