South Africa, the southernmost country on the African continent, is home to some of the world's most beautiful scenery, natural wonders, fascinating history and amazing wildlife. A country of incredible diversity, South Africa has so much to offer - big game spotting on safari at the Kruger National Park, exploring lush vineyards around Stellenbosch and Paarl, relaxing on one of the many long sandy beaches along the east coast, hiking or horse riding in the spectacular Drakensberg Mountains, and visiting its vibrant and lively towns and cities such as Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban.
With a new a discovery to be made around every corner in South Africa – there is so much for you to see and enjoy!
At Coachholidays.com we have a wide range of worldwide guided holidays and escorted tours to Africa's best destinations. Our selected escorted tours can fulfil any expectation from holidays in South Africa: magnificent wildlife, beautiful Cape Town, safari adventures, Victoria Falls and many more.
South Africa’s largest game reserve, Kruger is home to the Big Five – lions, elephants, buffalos, leopards and rhinos. Enjoy an unforgettable day of adventure and excitement join an open-air-vehicle safari game drive. Remember to keep your eyes peeled and your camera ready, as there are nearly 150 different species of mammals in the park, together with hundreds of bird species.
The small coastal town of Knysna is a favourite for its stunning lagoon location, numerous art galleries, craft shops and trendy cafes. Knysna is situated in the heart of the Garden Route and is the perfect town to stay while exploring the surrounding areas. Visit Tsitsikamma National Park, a protected area on the Garden Route, and a well known coastal reserve with its indigenous forests and dramatic coastline.
Cape Town is considered by many tourists to be one of the most beautiful places on the planet. On one side, the city is surrounded by majestic mountains and on the other by the waters of a beautiful bay. Epic scenery, winding coastlines, remarkable cultural diversity and abundant wildlife come together in an incredible experience. Table Mountain is a symbol of the city, it is even depicted on the flag of Cape Town. Step aboard a cable car that whisks you to an altitude of more than 3,000 feet atop Table Mountain. Wander through the cobbled streets of Cape Town centre, admiring the different architectural styles influenced by Dutch, French, English and German cultures.
Whenever you choose to book an escorted tour to South Africa you are sure to have a great time and take some amazing memories away with you from your holiday in this popular area of African continent.To help British nationals stay safe abroad checkout he FCO website (www.fco.gov.uk/travel) which offers straightforward travel advice, top tips and up to date country information to help you plan your holiday.