South Africa Vacation Packages: Boundless Adventures
South Africa is a country unlike any other. From the world’s best safaris, to the most dramatic landscapes and amazing history and culture, this is a country that will enthrall and surprise you at every turn. Hike up the famous Table Mountain. Go on a luxury safari. Fly high in a hot-air balloon over the countryside. Re-visit the place Nelson Mandela made history—the choices are aplenty on your South African vacation. No matter what you choose to do, Liberty Travel can customize a trip you’ll never forget.
South Africa at a Glance
Currency: South African Rand
Tipping Customs: 10-15% is customary.
Popular Drink: Pinotage— signature wine of South Africa
Must Eat: Boerewors – a type of sausage
Power Up: Plug type D (3-Pronged), 230V
Weather: Mostly temperate, though temperatures vary by region and season.
Best Time to Visit: All year round. May-September for Safari. November-February for birdwatching. July-November for whale-watching.
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Top Things to Do in South Africa
Take a table top hike
Hike up the famous Table Mountain for the stunning views and vistas. Don’t want to walk? Take a five-minute cable car ride all the way to the top.
Say hello to African penguins
Head to Boulders Beach, Cape Town and get up close to the only species of penguins acclimatized to the warm South African climate.
Tour the Winelands
Take a trip through the scenic and historic Cape Winelands, with exquisite wine tasting at local farms in Paarl, Stellenbosch, and Franschhoek.
Try a balloon safari
Watch the balloons being prepared on the field, then climb aboard with your pilot, and it's up, up, and away! Enjoy a bird’s eye-view of the beautiful valley.
Go on a world-famous safari
Head to Kruger National Park for a chance to see the "Big Five": lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant, and rhino, as well as an astounding diversity of other wildlife.
South Africa: The Liberty Travel Way
Whether you’re looking to explore South Africa like a local, or soak in its iconic sites like a tourist, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a vacation package crafted just for you.
When you book with us, you get:
- Real People. More than a travel agent, your South Africa consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
- Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Africa for a truly personalized booking experience.
- Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive vacation packages, including our Journeys.
- Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.
We know South Africa. Leave the planning to us.