South Africa Travel Guides

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Ready for your South African vacation but need some last-minute inspiration on activities? Or perhaps you want to know more about traveling South Africa with teens before you book. Luckily, our travel experts are here to guide you as you plan an unforgettable trip.

From Cape Town travel guides to unique tour ideas, our experts know the best ways to explore South Africa and can help you create the perfect vacation.

So, whether you’re planning your dream honeymoon or an adventurous family break, take a look at our guides to discover what South Africa has to offer.

South Africa Honeymoons
South Africa Honeymoons

Picture a honeymoon in South Africa and let your imagination take you to a land of saffron-tinted sunsets, out-of-this-world vistas and unforgettable safaris.

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Best Private Game Reserves
Best Private Game Reserves

Take a step back from the national parks and visit South Africa’s conservation-driven private game reserves for an exclusive look at the country’s incredible wildlife.

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Best Luxury Safari Lodges
Best Luxury Safari Lodges

Experience the bountiful wildlife of South Africa in one of these luxury safari lodges set amongst the vast scenery.

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Best Safaris in South Africa
Best Safaris in South Africa

We have been designing personalized luxury safaris in South Africa for our guests for 30 years. Our Travel Specialists are ready to craft the perfect South African safari vacation for you.

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Whale Watching in South Africa
Whale Watching in South Africa

There’s no doubt about it, whale watching in South Africa is a must-do for any luxury travel itinerary. Discover where, how, and why you should do this incredible activity...

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The Best South African Vineyards
The Best South African Vineyards

One of the highlights of a trip to South Africa is undoubtedly a visit to the wine region - discovering and tasting some of the country’s most celebrated wines.

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Local culture
Local culture

Read our quick guide to South Africa's local culture.

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Our highlights
Our highlights

Discover South Africa’s stunning wine estates on the Western Cape, and be sure to book a private tasting session and vineyard tour.

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South Africa for Families
South Africa for Families

A world in one country – South Africa is one of the most beautiful and diverse places in the world. It boasts impressive mountain ranges, wild deserts, meandering marshlands, stunning beaches, and bustling, cosmopolitan cities.

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South Africa for Teens
South Africa for Teens

For teenagers, South Africa opens up into a playground of exciting wildlife, rich culture and adrenaline filled activities. At Scott Dunn, we know the best places to explore to create the most memorable South Africa vacation for your family. Being such a diverse country, there is something to pique the interest of even the most hard-to-please teens.

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Useful phrases
Useful phrases

English and Afrikaans are the official languages of South Africa, although many local African dialects are also spoken.

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Plan your South Africa trip today
Plan your South Africa trip today

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