South Africa Travel
"South Africa isn't just beautiful, it is achingly beautiful" wrote Bill Clinton. This "world within one country" boasts some of the world's most breathtaking landscapes, mountain ranges and canyons, wildlife reserves and National parks, tropical forest and deserts, endless beaches, rivers, streams and wetlands, and the iconic Table Mountain in Cape Town.
South Africa is larger than France and Spain combined; the country takes up four percent of the total African continent, spanning 1 219 912 square kilometers (and for more comparatives, 5 times greater than the United Kingdom as well as nearly twice the size of Texas). South Africa has 2 954 kilometers of coastline and a total land border of 4 750 kilometers. The country is situated at the most southern part of Africa, bordered by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mozambique in the North as well as flanked by the Atlantic Ocean in the West and the warm Indian Ocean in East.
Our personal South Africa Travel Agent
who will simplify your selection of accommodation as well as activities. Our expert travel consultants are at hand to design custom bespoke itineraries ensuring not only that you get the best value of any destination you seek but also incorporate your preferred activities arranged to maximise your holiday time and minimise the time you waste at airports and transfers.
All South Africa Safaris
Safaris and tours within South Africa
You will find in South Africa some of the worlds leading safari camps and lodges, both within national park concession areas and in private reserves. The various lodges routinely win international travel awards from Condè Nast to TripAdvisor. South Africa hosts two iconic destinations: one of the world's largest game reserves, the Kruger National Park, as well as one of the most wonderful and panoramic cities, Cape Town.
An amazing nation endowed with astonishing natural splendour as well as a vibrant cultural history. The country's weather extends from temperate to subtropical; the countryside ranges from semi deserts and dramatic mountains to abundant grasslands as well as forests; its cultural diversity can be found in rural subsistence communities or in cities as sophisticated and cosmopolitan as anywhere in the world.
All South Africa Lodges
Lodges, camps and hotels within South Africa
You can expect to find in South Africa the largest choice of quality accommodation establishments on the African continent. From charming guest houses to select safari lodges and camps and luxurious world class urban hotels. Your choice is further compounded by the fact that you can easily self drive in the country on good quality and safe roads and do not have to fly point to point.
With so much choice, it is easy to be confused. At Uyaphi your South Africa travel agent
, we have an expert team of consultants who will guide and assist you in choosing ideal locations and establishments to suit your personal preferences and finances to fit in a bespoke itinerary. Our team will have personally visited almost everyone of our portfolio to give you information you need to know. For your benefit, all establishments are arranged by region.
Hotels & Lodges by region
Kruger Park Lodges
The Kruger is truly one of the primary destinations within South Africa and in fact is regarded as the flagship park of SSouth Africa, covering 2 000 000 hectares and additionally is actually split into 14 distinct ecozones, each and every sustaining distinct wildlife.
Wildlife safari lodges within the Malaria free "Big 5" Madikwe Game Reserve, this reserve is ideal for those interested in wildlife, birdlife, romantic getaways, honeymoon safaris as well as safaris for the entire family. The Madikwe is a favorite of us here at Uyaphi.com.
Cape Town Hotels
Cape Town the most beautiful city in South Africa and one of the most popular destinations in the World. Table Mountain, Clifton, Camps Bay, the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, the Cape and Constantia Winelands, Simon's Town. Kirstenbosch Gardens and Robben Island to mention just a few.
KwaZulu Natal featuring the Battlefields of Isandlwana, Fugitive's Drift and Spioenkop. South Africa's playground of Durban. The Drakensberg World Heritage Site and the arts and crafts of the Natal Midlands. Zululand with Hluhluwe National Park as the main highlight.
Garden Route Hotels
The Garden Route offers one lakes, bays, mountains as well as forests all within the South Eastern Cape Coast of South Africa. This holiday destination is without a doubt South Africa's third most famous and popular holiday getaway after Cape Town and also the Kruger Park.
Eastern Cape Lodges
A land of rolling hills, endless sweeps of rocky coves and sandy beaches, towering mountains. Mountain Zebra Park, Addo Elephant Park, Shamwari Game Reserve, Amakala Game Reserve and Port Elizabeth are some of the many attractions of offer. A Malaria Free safari destination.
Popular South African safari types
Safaris in the Kruger
Self Drive Safaris
Train & Rail Safaris