South Africa is always increasing in tourism popularity or at least in recent years. This diverse and beautiful country has a lot to offer its visitors with varied cultures, intriguing wildlife, and amazing scenery, breathe taking beaches and a rich history, the South African experience is unforgettable. If you are planning to travel to the country however you may want to know some of the best spots available to you, so here are our top 5 attractions in South Africa.
#5 Sun City Resort Regionally known as Africa’s Kingdom of please the Sun City Resort is situated just outside of Johannesburg with just a two hour journey involved. The complex has four hotels, two golf courses, two casinos and a crocodile sanctuary. Sun City Resort is one for any ages families or couples alike and if you are visiting South Africa this definitely is not one that you should miss.
#4 Victoria and Alfred Waterfront One of Cape Town’s largest attractions and most visited destination, full of fantastic restaurants, speciality shops, pubs and theatres suitable for everyone. There are also other attractions in the area such as the Clock Tower, Chavonnes Batter, the South African Maritime Museum and the coastal Seal Landing. An entertainment filled area with tons to do, nothing beats it!
#3 Durban Beaches A vibrant atmosphere that explodes with energy, often compared to the beaches of Miami, Durban is a lovely and remarkable beach. This clean and safe atmosphere is popular with tourists all year round ready to soak up some of South Africa’s sun. The beach is also often referred to as the golden mile due to its stretch of soft and golden sands.
#2 Table Mountain Want phenomenal views overlooking the city of Cape Town? When your at the pinnacle of the Table Mountain it is a truly thrilling experience, a nice bird’s eye view of the city. Reaching the top of the mountain isn’t hard either, there are cable cars which feature revolving doors which allow passengers to enjoy a 360 degree view. Table Mountain is also situated very close to a national park.
#1 Kruger National Park The largest game reserve on the continent and one of the main tourist attractions within South Africa. The area boasts animals like Cheetahs, Giraffes and more! There are many places that you can stay within the part from the tented camps to the luxury lodges. Visit one of the best national parks in the world!