The People of South Africa

Why a South African Safari Should Be on Top of Your List

Diversity South Africa is a land of contrast, and there are few other countries in Africa (and the world over in fact) where you can enjoy the same scenic and cultural diversity, not to mention diverse experiences with wildlife and natural beauty. South Africa offers the best of both a real ‘African’ style safari along […]

Royal Malewane Kruger Park

Best of The Kruger National Park

10 BEST THINGS ABOUT THE KRUGER NATIONAL PARK 1.One of the largest reserves in the world! At a whopping 20 000 square km, Kruger is bigger than many countries! It will take you 18 hours by car driving from the North Parfuri Gate to the South Malalane gate. It’s not a highway though, one will encounter […]

African Safari Game Drive

Your Dreams of Africa Come True

I dreamed of Africa Africa: from the vast plains of the Serengeti to the breath-taking splendour of ‘The Smoke that Thunders’, it has always been representative of adventure, of raw, unbridled natural beauty and of the call of the wild. If you’ve spent any amount of time in your life dreaming of walking in the […]

Traveler Safety in South Africa

Is it safe to travel in South Africa? A perception is that South Africa may be a dangerous destination for the foreign traveler. Let`s start with common fears and negative perceptions. International media has shown prominent attention on the “crime rate” in South Africa. This is the common worry of potential visitors. Like all countries, […]

Vehicle Hire

All our packaged self drive itineraries are inclusive of vehicle hire. We will assist you with your choice of vehicle –  identifying the vehicle that would be best suited to your requirements – whether it be manual or automatic transmission,  large or small or even if you require a 4 x 4. All vehicle hire is inclusive of […]

South Africa Top Destinations

CAPE TOWN Cape Town, considered one of the most beautiful cities in the World – also known as “The Mother City” was awarded Top City in Africa by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2012 among many other awards, should be on all travellers “bucket list “ The bustling city centre offering historical sites, museums, […]

Mpumalanga Adventure Activities

Whilst Mpumalanga is recognised as the iconic wildlife and bush destination, the wonderful climate and spectacular natural attributes of the province have created the perfect ingredients for adventure. And adventure is not new to Mpumalanga – borne testamony by the legends of wagon trails, battlefields that scar the region and wonderful sites and artifacts of […]

The Shark Cage Diving Experience

Breakfast (included in the price) is served at the restaurant before the boat launch.Your adventure begins with a fascinating and informative talk about the route and do`s and D`onts You are then fitted with comfortable inflatable life-jackets. Safety is of the utmost importance.A short walk to the Harbour bristling with activity and you board the […]

Safari Inspirations

Kruger National Park Safaris The Kruger National Park is the largest Game Reserve in South Africa and one of the most popular areas visited. The Kruger National Park hosts an incredible variety of Private Game Lodges to suit any requirement and budget. Easily accessible for all major areas in South Africa  – Cape Town , Johannesburg and Durban – with daily […]

Cape Winelands South Africa

Whether it is its magnificent natural beauty, its rich cultural heritage or its world-renowned wines, the Winelands Region is synonymous with all the best that the Cape has to offer. A 45-minute drive from Cape Town brings you to this area where splendid mountains form a dramatic backdrop to lush vineyards and gabled Cape Dutch […]

Garden Route Travel Tips

The Garden Route is a study in contrasts – and in order to enjoy this area to it’s fullest, is best taken at a leisurely pace – giving you time to enjoy each area’s activities and beauty. The Garden Route can be travelled from Cape Town, travelling inland to the arid and semi-deserts of the Little Karoo.   […]

Planning Your Holiday

Planning Your South Africa Tour / Honeymoon or Safari You have decided you would love to visit Southern Africa.  This is the first step ! You have contacted African Welcome Safaris – you may or may not have an idea of which areas you would like to visit. If you already have a clear idea […]