"Food was outstanding where ever we went .. we had an awesome family trip!" - Sue, July 16

Why choose to visit South Africa?

Our three reasons why we think you will love visiting South Africa

Premium Big 5 Game Viewing

South African safaris deliver the most consistent sightings of the Big 5 along with a variety of other game. There are safari options to meet a variety of tastes and budgets available too.

Stunning landscapes

From dramatic mountain peaks to tranquil coastlines, you could travel South Africa 100 times and never do the same trip twice!

Cultural Diversity

Any country whose National anthem includes 5 different languages is guaranteed to deliver a culturally diverse experiece worth experiencing.

Choosing where to travel

The Wildman Safaris team all live in South Africa and as such, know the country like the back of their hands.

South Africa is ideal for someone wanting to visit Africa for the first time and experience the beauty of the landscapes, the diversity of culture and the thrill of safari in one trip. There really is something for everybody in this beautiful country.

Suggested safaris in South Africa

Needing inspiration? Have a look at our recommended safari packages in South Africa

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Some travel information to help you decide if South Africa is the right place for you


Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town all receive regular international flights and internally, South Africa has a well developed road and domestic flight network allowing visitors to access popular destinations smoothly and easily.

When to visit

South Africa is a great year round destination! It's good to remember that there are '2 seasons' in South Africa - the Cape experiencing a hot/dry summer and wet winter and the rest of the country enjoying a wet and warm summer and cool, dry winter.


Generally travellers find visiting South Africa very affordable with the weak Rand. We typically work with venues charging between USD 150 - USD 950 pppn.