South Africa is fast becoming one of the most popular holiday and travel destinations in the world. With renowned natural beauty that is home to numerous species of wildlife and countless activities and sports, South Africa is one of the best-loved adventure holiday destinations. Furthermore the country has over a thousand miles of coastline and is one of the best places to bask in guaranteed sunshine, even in the winter. Search through HouseTrip’s holiday homes and apartments in South Africa today to experience all this and more.
Holiday in South Africa
With names like God’s Window to describe the panoramic view awaiting visitors in the stunningly lush mountainous region of Mpumalanga, you can expect more than a few breathtaking hikes, walks and views in South Africa. Even the cities have stunning views including Cape Town, which has beautiful beaches and a pretty peninsular to enjoy. Looking back in land along the Cape Peninsular you’ll see Table Mountain, a flat-topped mountain offering views of Cape Town and the surrounding bay, which is also a popular spot to go whale watching. Nearby is Cape Town’s famous wine region, one of the most popular areas for the famous South African “Cab Sav”. More beautiful beaches can be found in Durban, a popular surfing spot, and you can enjoy all the luxuries of any modern city in Johannesburg. To explore and absorb South Africa’s rich history and roots you can take a township tour in Soweto. Organised by the tourism board, they aim to educate visitors in the culture of local communities as well as enlightening them about their struggles and fight for freedom. The expansive nature reserves and national parks in South Africa like Blyde River Canyon and Kruger National Park, feature not just treks but 4x4 exploring tours and walking safaris. To risk getting wet head to the Garden Route, which is affectionately known as South Africa’s Eden and is a haven for adventure sports like blackwater tubing and rock jumping.
Renting holiday accommodation in South Africa
Although already a very affordable country to visit, renting holiday accommodation in South Africa is another way to keep the costs down while not compromising on comfort. By renting one of the houses or apartments in South Africa listed on HouseTrip.com you have the freedom to explore your surroundings at your own pace and you can live like a local by sampling the local food and nightlife. Search for your home from home in South Africa today.