Top 10 Activities to partake in South Africa

BY MARC JACOBSON - OCTOBER 26, 2016

South Africa is vastly enriched with much biodiversity, fauna, activities and establishments that can keep any persons from around the world entertained. What makes this country unique is the approach it has toward what it offers; offering a specific spin to things that cannot be experience elsewhere in the world. Get the South African taste of life, by pertaining to the following top 10 activities worth doing in the country.

10.) Township tours: Move beyond the history of our townships and the residents, where determination, innovation and the cutting-edge style will surprise and touch you in ways you never thought possible. Townships of South Africa

9.) Shopping: Shopaholics are spoilt for choice in South Africa from curio markets filled with collectable handicrafts, to bargain-stuffed flea markets and glitzy malls with up-to-date brands; shoppers can also benefit with favourable the exchange rate! Shopping in South Africa

8.) Nightlife: South Africans love to have a good time, from fine dining to partying and to tavern gathering; it will be ideal to let your hair down and experience our pubs, clubs, live musical venues and theatres. 

7.) Casinos: You can bet on having a good time in South Africa, from slick city gaming spots for high-rollers to family seaside entertainment venues. Our most famous casino being Sun City, where you can take a chance with lady luck! Casinos in South Africa

6.) Sporting activities:  South Africa is a proud sporting nation and there’s no atmosphere more passionate than that of the green and gold. We have mostly perfect weather all-round with state-of-the-art stadiums and our sporting teams are amongst the best too! It’s worth an experience. Sporting in South Africa

5.) Theme Parks: Let the good times roll with a rollercoaster of extravagant experiences in South Africa’s top notch theme parks. From Gold Reef City in Johannesburg, to testing your water prowess in uShaka Marine World in Durban and the ‘Monkey Falls’ and ‘Crocodile Gorge’ in Ratanga Junction, Cape Town. These activities will leave you exhilarated for days! Theme Parks in South Africa

4.) Beaches: Being the southernmost tip of Africa, South Africa have a long stretch of coastline extending between both the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. There many dotted Blue Flag beaches along this stretch, and whether you are seeking a tan, opting for water activities or anticipating a day out for family-fun; South Africa have the best beaches on offer. Beaches in South Africa

3.) Ostrich Farms: Very native to South Africa, go on the Oudtshoorn ostrich adventure and ride, feed and learn all about these large, long-necked birds. Opt for an egg shell, leather goods or bright feathers for mementos and have fun in the Little Karoo to get the most out of your visit. Ostrich Farms in South Africa

2.) Adventures: South Africa has plenty of adventure streams, as you are able to conjure up your wildest and most extravagant expectations. See the Big Five, dive with Great White Sharks, bungee jump off the highest bungee jumping bridge in the world, or discover humanity in other cultures, many adventures are served on a platter for your enjoyment. Adventures in South Africa

1.) Game viewing and safaris: Safari and game adventures are plentiful and are as up-close and wild as it gets in South Africa. Visit the countries top-notch and well-facilitated game lodges and go on night or day game drives, bush walks, veterinary safaris or even helicopter wildlife adventures to get the aerial perspective of the wildlife. These experiences will undoubtedly trigger an authentic and life-changing wildlife adventure. Game viewing and safaris in South Africa