There is no doubt that South Africa is one of Africa’s most beautiful countries, filled with fabulous places to visit. There is no shortage of beauty, culture, and history in South Africa.
South Africa has become one of the most sought after travel destinations in the world. It is no longer news that this incredible country is a land of great diversity and beauty.
South Africa is the adventure capital of the world; do you know? A land where there are opportunities for golfing, hiking, and so on in sorts of different terrains from forests to deserts.
In this article, we would be bringing to you the top 10 must-visit places in South Africa.
Let’s go on a tour as we unleash these beautiful places to you.
You might be wondering why it is the first must-visit place. The capital of this prestigious country is a highlight on any South African bucket list. With its gorgeous beaches and friendly people, it’s merely one of the most recognizable cities in the world. This beautiful place is located on the Southwest tip of South African Western Cape Province.
This is another fantastic place you will love to visit in South Africa. You have to take enough time to see these beautiful places as it is one of the most scenic routes in South Africa. Some of the great sites on this route are Plettenberg Bay, Robberg Nature Reserve, etc. It is an excellent place.
Blyde River Canyon and Panorama Route
Blyde River Canyon is one of the largest Canyons in the world. It’s a lovely place. Together with Panorama Route, Blyde River Canon makes a remarkable and popular day trip in South Africa. It’s a must-visit place in South Africa.
South Africa Wine Region
Have you heard about South Africa Wine Region? It is located in-between Stellenbosch and Franschoek. This is another beautiful place to taste wine and see wineries. Even if you have limited time to spend in South Africa, it’s effortless to locate as it is close to Cape Town.
Pilanesberg National Park
Have you visited a Game Reserve where the soil is rich with grasslands, making it perfect for wildlife? It is one of the easiest accessible places in South Africa for Wildlife Safari. This place is just two hours’ drive from Johannesburg.
West Coast National Park
This is another beautiful place that is considered a Jewel in south Africa. With its beautiful beaches, scenic hiking trails, and sorts of wildflowers, it has become one of the busiest places in South Africa to visit.
Have you been to Durban? I doubt it. If you’re traveling to South Africa, Durban is another place to visit. Let me give you a tip—one of the best places to visit in Durban Botanic Gardens. Durban is famous for its Golden mile promenade and surfing beaches like Addington.
It is no longer news that Johannesburg is the largest city in South Africa. If you’re on a trip to Johannesburg, I will advise you to visit Constitutional Hill. This place was formerly a prison complex. Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela were imprisoned here in South Africa’s history.
Located in the North West of South Africa, Sun City is one of the most beautiful places in South Africa. It is sometimes called “Lost City”. It is said to be a unique haven for families who wish to spend quality time together. This resort was established in 1979 with a wide variety of accommodations. Sol Kerzner, a South African, own it. It is just two hours, 30 minutes’ drive from Johannesburg, the largest South Africa city. You will find people in this area, mostly dressed in casual resort clothes (sneakers, shorts, trainers, sundresses, sandals, T-shirts, jeans). Sun city is an amazing tourist destination.
Soweto is located in Gauteng. You will get to eat some local African dishes, see soccer in some of their stadiums, and so many other adventures in this place. Soweto is an enterprise hub and a cultural center. It is a popular destination for tourism in Africa; famous attraction sites include Kliptown, Nelson Mandela’s home, 5-star hotels, Malls, and restaurants. Africa’s largest hospital is located in Soweto.
These are the must-visit places in South Africa. I’m sure you will be visiting one of these places or more soon.