In the past few years, South Africa has raced to the top of many travelers’ must-visit lists. Filled with stunning vistas, cool cities, and all that famous African wildlife, the country really does have it all.
Add to this a strong US dollar and weaker South African rand, and it’s never been a better time to travel to South Africa.
If you’re considering a trip to South Africa this year, here’s a 12-day itinerary that will help you experience the best of what this great country has to offer.
Travel Itinerary: The Best of South Africa in 12 Days
Arrival and transfer to Gansbaai
Most people would probably have you start your South African adventure in one of the country’s major cities like Johannesburg or Cape Town. But I’m actually going to suggest that you fly into Cape Town and then head to the little coastal town of Gansbaai in the Western Cape.
Gansbaai is most famous for being close to Dyer Island, where lots of…