South Africa has slowly emerged to be among the finest and most exciting tourist destinations. It has everything to make it the perfect getaway destination, from pristine beaches to sprawling vineyards and lush natural beauty to spectacular wildlife. The rich history, culture and impressive resorts and other infrastructure also has contributed greatly to make South Africa adventure tours one of the most sought tours by people all over the world.
There are myriad things to do and places to visit in South Africa but it may not be possible to experience each and everything in just one holiday. So, we are listing here 15 of the best things about South Africa that you cannot afford to miss on your vacation.
Rugged, arid, hot and notoriously fierce, Richtersveld offers some of the most dramatic landscapes of the country, with merciless looking mountains and arid region and vegetation that seems to be inspired by a science-fiction movie.
Known as the “Dragon Mountains”, Drakensberg is the highest peak of South Africa, offering a spectacular panorama with waterfalls and rock art, and a wonderful opportunity of mountain hike.
The Wild Coast
A part of the Eastern Cape, it offers complete peace and solitude along the splendid and remotely located subtropical coastline.
The oldest residential region of Cape Town, Bo-Kaap is the most colorful dwelling you may ever see with truly captivating Georgian architecture.
Spot the exotic and rare wildlife of the region through a guided hike and South African safari in the famous Kruger National Park.
The best game reserve of KwaZulu-Natal, it offers inimitable variety of activities for spotting wildlife, including thrilling night drives to satisfying self-guided walks and more.
The largest township of South Africa, Soweto is a treasure trove of the culture of the African blacks and how the spend their lives.
Behold the artistically decorated Basotho huts along the Maloti Route which are characteristic of the area in the eastern Free State.
Aldo Elephant National Park
Experience the majestic elephants and the Big Five in Aldo, at the end of the exciting Garden Route.
Best to visit in following a shower of winter rains, the usually bleak and dry terrain of Namaqualand can be seen exploded with myriad colors of wild flowers, painting a rustic and beautiful picture hard to come by.
Find a variety of beautiful arts and crafts in many rural and even some urban areas such at the region of Venda in Limpopo.
The Cape town’s wine estates are the perfect mixture of stunning landscape, Cape Dutch architecture and a few of the finest vintages.
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
Watch the imperial cheetahs, meerkats and many other desert denizens in their natural habitat of the harsh yet mesmerising Kalahari.
It seems as a surreal dream to watch the gigantic and transfixing whales which often come amazingly close to the shore off the Cape Coast.
Located at a small distance of an hour and a half from the bustling town of Cape, Robben Island is infamous for jail feeding and incarcerating several political prisoners including the well known, Nelson Mandela.
So, if you have made up your mind to visit the marvellous South Africa, get your tour package booked from Natural Wonders Tours. They are well known for offering enthralling and memorable safari vacations in South Africa and also in the Central and Northern parts of America. They offer various pre-formed or customised packages for adventure, leisure, honeymoon, self-transformation holidays. All their tours are completely safe and value for money. So, get your Natural Wonders Tours dream vacation package today and set on a journey to make memories for life.