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South Africa Travel Guide

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South Africa Travel Guide

South Africa is a great destination for a varied holiday. It offers fantastic wildlife viewing, beautiful beaches, trendy cities and much more. Kruger is its flagship park with many self-drive and budget options and all of the Big Five are easily seen.

Pros and Cons
  • Excellent and easily accessible wildlife viewing
  • Self-drive, package or tailor-made safaris for any budget
  • A wide variety of habitats and scenery
  • Excellent service and a slick tourist industry
  • Good infrastructure and shops
  • Less wilderness appeal and fenced parks

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Safari Reviews

- South Africa
Expert Rating
Wildlife
Scenic beauty
Bush vibe help
Birding
User Rating
Wildlife
Scenic beauty
Bush vibe help
Birding
Latest User Review
By Jennifer from United StatesUS

We visited South Africa as a family trip and are now scheming how to make it an annual event that all in the family can attend. A trip intended to expose my mom and my oldest two nephews to international travel and it was an absolute success. PaperJe... Full review


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