South Africa's scenery is as diverse as its culture, providing an exemplary setting for an activity-packed trip. Below we've outlined the Rainbow Nation's nine provinces (and what they're best for)—plus two landlocked kingdoms—so you can choose your own adventure, whether it's big game safaris, apartheid history, hiking and biking trails, indigenous villages, or world-class vineyards. Read on to learn more.
South Africa Travel Essentials
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South Africa offers a perfect mix of culture, nature, and adventure. Discover the "Rainbow Nation" through its famed wildlife on a world-class safari and in the neighborhoods of metropolitan Cape Town. Stay in remote lodges, taste local vintages in the rolling Winelands, and enjoy museums and fine dining in Johannesburg. Keep reading to learn more about planning your perfect trip to South Africa with kimkim's local specialists.