Reasons To Visit South Africa

South Africa is full of adventure, history and wildlife. It is home to one of the most diverse landscapes. South Africa has great weather and a host of activities to choose from. Visitors can expect a wealth of unique sights and experiences.

Adventure: Bungee jumping, riding the rapids and cage diving with great white sharks are for the daredevils. Hikers have adventure trails and climbers can scale mountain peaks in South Africa. Opting for you can explore the attractions of the place at affordable cost.If you are in no mood to jump leap and hike, South Africa still have many things to offer you. Hot air ballooning, bird watching and snorkeling will give you glimpse into the sights you will never forget. White water rafting in Doring in the Western Cape can be terrifying for the fast-flow and steepness. Orange River can give you a calm and undemanding rafting. Go for any of the two and you will have the ideal ingredients for a memorable excursion. Wildlife is a major attraction of South Africa. The Big Five- elephants, leopards, rhinos, lions and buffaloes can be watched in kruger national park safari and in the Private Game Reserve. Gansbaai and Mossel Bay are the two famous places to watch sharks from a cage. You come so close to but stay so safe from the sea’s most magnificent predators. South Africa is also one of the best places in the world for whale watching. Whales collectively with the Big Five make up the Big Six of African Game viewing.

The Beaches: The warm Indian Ocean draws millions of visitors to Umhlanga’s golden sands. Hobie beach is located near popular restaurants, casinos and hotels. Sailing enthusiasts prefer flat beaches of “the Windy City”. Durban’s South Beach is a great spot for swimming. Cape Vidal is a wild beach offering a mighty sight to behold. The postcard picture image of Cape Town is Camps Bay.  

The dishes of South Africa: Bobotie is a traditional Cape Malay dish comprising spiced minced lamb or beef with an egg and milk layer. Traditional thick farmer’s sausage Boerewors is a staple at braais and hangover breakfasts. The sausage comes in a big coil spiced with coriander. You can also try a gourmet Boerewors roll topped with grilled onions.

The indigenous people of South Africa: South Africa’s total population is around 50 million, including 1% indigenous people. In modern South Africa, Khoe-San communities exhibit a range of socio-economic and cultural practices. Many ‘coloured’ people are now exercising their right to self-identity as Khoe-San and embracing their African heritage. 

The history: The Cardle of Humankind is one of the World Heritage Sites in South Africa. It is the world’s richest hominin site with 40% of world’s human ancestor