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5 Ultimate Reasons to Visit South Africa

June 2, 2015
giraffe, safari, south africa

 South Africa (officially the Republic of South Africa) is one of the most popular destinations amongst African tourists. Ever since the World Cup of football was held there, the country has been thriving. Thousands of tourists visiting RSA every year are left speechless with the development of the country and its infrastructure, plentiful natural, cultural and touristic offer. But why do people visit South Africa? Find out 5 reasons of the phenomenon in our latest article!

1. Wildlife and Safarilions, wildlife, south africa

South Africa is in possession of one of the richest and most beautiful natural flora and faunas in the world. Watching the Big 5, penguins, whales and birds is sure to be a breathtaking, immersive experience. While being one of the greatest natural reserves, Kruger National Park offers unforgettable safari experience.

2. Developed infrastructureinfrastructure, roads, south africa

As part of the FIFA World Cup preparations all airports, roads and other infrastructural facilities were upgraded and brought to the top-notch level. Simply cruising over these perfectly paved roads, gazing at scenic landscapes of South Africa will not leave any tourist unmoved.

3. Great value for moneycape town, beach, south africa

This extraordinary country also attracts tourists due to its affordability. South Africa is an epitome of the greatest value for money. Finding a reasonably priced place for stay will be effortless. To give you an idea, here is a list with some prices:

A pint of beer – 0,45 EUR; A cup of coffee – 0,35 EUR; A pack of cigarettes – 0,70 EUR; A ticket to the movie – 2,25 EUR

4. Sustainable tourismtable mountain, cityscape, cape town

Did you know that the area of Kruger National Park equals to the area of Wales? Kruger National Park is home to a large variety of animals and you can play your role in their preservation. While in South Africa you can simultaneously contribute to different social and conservation projects and enjoy the gems of this wonderful country.

5. Food and Winevineyard,

Cuisine of South Africa is a subject to European and Asian influences, which makes it very delicious. Cape Town is considered to be the gastronomical capital of South Africa. Needless to say, South Africa is famed for its wine and fabulous vineyards. Make sure you enjoy tasting different types of wine while in South Africa!

Read more about Cape Town and South Africa in our PaperGuide. I’m sure I gave you enough reasons to book your flight to South Africa right now!

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Nijad Nazarli

Country Manager for Russia at PaperFlies. Studying Tourism Management in Amsterdam. Loves football.

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