Practical information

Last update :

Best time to visit

When planning a trip to Africa, choosing the best time to visit South Africa and its surroundings is important. Guests should be aware of the differences in climate, availability, activities and pricing when choosing between the various months and seasons. Best time to go to South Africa: Regions and months South Africa is a beautiful … Read more

Things to do

An incredible country with wild landscape, incredible migration safaris, stunning Southern Ocean, Indian and Atlantic Ocean views and rich biodiversity, South Africa is a stunning destination with so much to see. Below, we’ve detailed the best things to do in South Africa including free things to do in this beautiful part of southwest Africa. South … Read more


An important step in the preparation for a trip to South Africa for a safari or beach holiday is to be aware of travel health guidelines, regulations on vaccinations and what precautions should be taken in a visitor’s travel plans. Any compulsory vaccines in South Africa? Tourists arriving into the country to go on a … Read more


To help prepare visitors for their trip to South Africa, we’ve detailed the key elements for a visa for South Africa, if a visa is required, how to apply and how much it costs. Visa for South Africa and other requirements U.S, U.K, Canadian and many EU citizens can travel visa free to South Africa … Read more


During a stay in South Africa on the east African continent, guests will have to pay for accommodation, food, park entrance fees, activities and more upon arrival in Cape Town or Johannesburg. Below, we detail the essentials of the South African currency and what is and isn’t accepted. What is the official currency of South … Read more

How to get to South Africa

Visitors arriving into South Africa will need to have an understanding of the country’s main airport, airlines and land borders providing visitors access to this southwestern Africa gem and how much guests should expect to budget for this. How to get to South Africa: Options available Flights Most visitors going on a South Africa safari … Read more