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Ten aspects that make South Africa a firm destination to explore, experience, invigorate and inspire you.

Posted in Langebaan on May 11, 2016

 

It’s an epic stop over for an Adventure Tourist – Awesome Air, Sea and Land based activities Responsible tourism is at the fore with all of South Africa’s adventure activity establishments. Here in this great country thrill-seekers and sightseers, naturists and keen enthusiasts can find their passion in the Air, on the Sea, or on the land with wildlife Safari’s, Ocean adventures or adrenaline activities in the clear skies over Mzanzi. 

Diverse landscapes and unrestrained serenity.
South Africa is blessed with unrivalled scenery and spectacular opportunities to photograph or experience the mesmeric landscapes. The country is bordered by Oceans which have assisted in creating the dynamic landscapes - from massive Mountain ranges, wide open spaces, lush green belts to unspoilt open plains filled with wildlife. 

Large multiethnic cities for established comforts, culture and urban adventures
South African cities are amongst the most diverse in the world and are a mix of hustle and bustle with energy, zing and loads of flavour on all streets and corners. Cities and large country towns have modern first world facilities – with smaller country and coastal towns having suitable amenities to cater for everyone’s needs.

A complex, multifaceted, fascinating and intriguing History 
Undoubtedly, South Africa has had a very colourful past. Its very complex history has stemmed and brought about the opportunities of today. The countryside is dotted with Historical sites + areas which contributed to the colourful present. From the earliest settler touch points right through to the traditional battle sites, ancient cities, first mining establishments, ancient civilizations, the cradle of mankind, as well as more recent significant sites - are all easily accessible when travelling on any recommended travel route or guided adventure.

Surrounded on three sides by Oceans-rich in Wildlife and a water enthusiast’s playground.
SA offers the visitor a chance to get your feet wet on a moonlit beach, sun-tan on a popular or secluded beach, cage dive with Great white sharks, view the mighty Whales or head out on one of the famed fishing charters. The coastline stretches from the Orange River (where one can white water raft) past Langebaan (kitesurfing mecca, and a natural lagoon for other water sports), round the Cape peninsula (renowned for any and all watersports) and then up the south coast (Whale watching) via the Eastern Cape (Tistiskama/ and then the Natal coastline (great fishing, and watersports).  

Olive, Cheese, Brandy and Wine routes –for your leisure and taste buds
SA has a few intrinsic industries that offer all visitors and travellers the opportunity to consume the delights of some of South Africa’s pleasurable pastimes. Fine Cuisine is matched by the various Food and Wine routes dotted around the country. The well-known wine routes of the Cape Province will allow enthusiasts to engage with the majestic Wine farms, Wine makers and fun packed Wine tasting presentations. The Brandy, Olive and Cheese routes are diverse and have outlets throughout the Country; - The Brandy Route however is situated in the Cape Province and is a real country treat and well worth the effort.

Different regions that offer unforgettable hospitality and an illuminating experienceSA is fortunate to have a kaleidoscope of cultures spread throughout the entire country. One can experience the essence of an African lifestyle ranging from the Zulu and Xhosa villages in the eastern and southern parts of the country to the sparse villages of the Karoo and the Western side. One will always find the hospitality and welcoming nature in abundance wherever you go. 
Undertake a unique and fulfilling Safari
A plethora of natural unique Safari opportunities are in all corners of this great country. The West Coast, with its harsh and savage making, gives rise to endemic wildlife, picturesque landscapes and humble lifestyles. The interior with the Karoo, Kalahari, Northern Cape offer a different set of natural aspects to view and relax in – with 5 star Safari products and services to accompany the beauty. The Coastal areas are lush, with extensive marine activities on offer, great connecting roads, fantastic amenities and big cities. All Safaris are well run, have a high standard and will accommodate any type of visitor or traveller. 
Unrivalled outdoor experiences
Mild and pleasing weather complements the breath-taking scenery throughout the country. The great weather allows the outdoor enthusiast to partake in activities ranging from pleasure hikes; tree-top zip-line runs to sea fishing, whale watching and the ever popular sky diving or para-gliding. 

Internationally recognized cuisine in traditional or uniquely South African fine-dining
SA chefs and cooks are recognized as being of the highest standard and they can prepare traditional comfort recipes or five star fine dining menus as per requests. South Africa has a strong cultural history and that shows in the diverse cuisine tastes that spread from West to East and North to South