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South Africa, a land of astounding natural beauty, rich cultural diversity, and a profound history, beckons travellers from across the globe to embark on unforgettable journeys. Nestled at the southern tip of the African continent, this enchanting nation boasts a mesmerizing tapestry of experiences for those seeking adventure, relaxation, and a deep connection with nature and culture. Whether you're a wildlife enthusiast, an outdoor adventurer, a history buff, or a culture seeker, holidaying in South Africa promises a truly immersive and extraordinary experience.
 

Natural Splendour

South Africa is synonymous with thrilling safaris and breathtaking wildlife encounters. The iconic Kruger National Park is one of the largest game reserves in Africa and is home to an astonishing diversity of wildlife, habitats and luxurious private game lodges. Home to the iconic Big Five—lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros, and buffalo and a host of less famous but no less captivating wildlife, this is a chance to immerse yourself in the raw beauty of the African wilderness in real style.

The Garden Route, along the southwestern coast, offers a scenic paradise for nature lovers. Journey through lush forests, explore pristine beaches, and marvel at the dramatic cliffs of Tsitsikamma. Hiking, whale watching, and visiting the charming towns along the route are just a few of the experiences awaiting you.
 

Captivating Cities

Cape Town is a vibrant city that seamlessly blends natural beauty with urban living. You can explore trendy, savor world-class cuisine, and enjoy a diverse arts and culture scene. Don't miss the colorful houses of Bo-Kaap or the ever-popular V&A Waterfront. A cable car ride to the summit of Table Mountain reveals breathtaking views of the city, the Cape Peninsula, and the vast Atlantic Ocean. Explore the scenic Cape Peninsula, visiting the Cape of Good Hope and the penguin colonies at Boulders Beach.

Johannesburg, often referred to as Joburg, is the economic and cultural heart of South Africa. Here, you can delve into the city's art galleries, bustling markets, and the diverse neighborhoods of Maboneng and Soweto.
 

Extraordinary Experiences

As you explore South Africa, you'll be captivated by the warm hospitality of its people, the richness of its cultures, and the unparalleled beauty of its landscapes. From thrilling safaris to historical explorations and vibrant city life, South Africa offers a dynamic and enriching experience for every traveller. This guide will take you on an exciting journey through the diverse wonders of holidaying in this remarkable nation, allowing you to create memories that will last a lifetime.

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South Africa offers a wealth of wonderful sights and experiences. What better way to explore them than on a Wendy Wu tour?

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Kruger to Cape Explored

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Johannesburg (1N) Panorama Route (1N) Great Kruger National Park (3N) Gqeberha (1N) Knysna (2N) Cape Town (4N)
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Useful and Interesting

We all enjoy a good fact or two - here are a few useful ones about South Africa:

Time Difference - NZST-11 hours Approx. Flight Time - 16 hours Visa Required? - No Capital City - Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative) & Bloemfontein (judicial) Population - 60 million Dialing Code - +27 Currency - Rand

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