South Africa is home to a cultural tapestry like no other, with indigenous tribes such as the Xhosa and Zulu side-by-side Afrikanas and people of other European descent, as well as many Indian and Jewish communities. This diverse cultural backdrop has resulted in unique traditions, customs and cuisines, and makes South Africa an extraordinary country to visit. Blessed with the magnificent Stellenbosch wine region, the epic Kruger National Park, Table Mountain and surrounds, it’s now surprise that South Africa is fast-becoming a leading destination for travellers wanting to experience the diversity of Africa.


Top reviews on South Africa holidays

If you want to find out more about a holiday in South Africa but don’t want to take our word for how incredible a destination it is, why not browse through our South Africa holiday reviews below? Written by real Intrepid travellers, they’ve experienced the country first hand on one of our trips, and their feedback can help you when researching your own South Africa holiday.


Road to Zanzibar, December 2017

Olivia McAlary

Great Ocean Road Adventure ex Melbourne (Original), December 2017

Vanessa Stephens

Gorillas & Game Parks, November 2017

Louise Cantin

Vietnam Express Southbound, November 2017

Anthony McMahon

Vietnam Express Southbound, December 2017

Julie ann Mitchem

Best of Myanmar, November 2017

Susan Bowen

Real Food Adventure - Vietnam , November 2017

Kara Crookes

Stone Town to Vic Falls, November 2017

Rachel Prescott-Smith

Cambodian Traveller, November 2017

Stewart Bond

Everest Base Camp, November 2017

Ellie Coombes

Budapest to Bucharest, October 2017

Wendy Windebank

Explore Jordan, November 2017

Kamla Maharajh


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