South Africa Vacations

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Your South Africa Vacation

Sawubona, xhosa, hallo and hello to the Rainbow Nation with our incredible spectrum of South Africa vacation packages. Here you can surf, safari, and ski—all before lunch! (OK, so that last part may not be true). Experiences are full-on here, so gather the gang for a group travel package in South Africa. Fill a day or two in Kruger National Park, immerse yourself in the country’s history at Robben Island, and pop down to Port Elizabeth to peer at the penguins. For more of a big-city affair, pick a Cape Town, South Africa vacation package and choose the perfect accommodation in the heart of the Mother City.

Top destinations in South Africa

South Africa Flight and Hotel Deals

The One 8 Hotel
Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town
Queen Victoria Hotel
The Bay Hotel
Banhoek Lodge
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Visit the capital with Cape Town vacation packages

Cape Town is the capital of South Africa, and it's quite popular with travelers to the country, thanks to its coastal offerings. You'll find quite a few stunning beaches here, along with inviting waters sporting a turquoise allure. Of course, Table Mountain is a popular attraction within the town and its accompanying national park. In the city itself, you'll find plenty of opportunities for local cuisine and shopping.

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Explore history and fun with Johannesburg vacation packages

Johannesburg is one of the largest cities in the country and the center for finance in the country. However, you don't have to be involved in business to enjoy the city, as you'll also find fascinating museums detailing the local history. Remember that the history of apartheid makes these museums detail some pretty serious subjects. The local arts scene is thriving, so be sure to stop by local galleries.

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Go on a safari with Kruger National Park vacation packages

At the massive Kruger National Park, you'll find a wide variety of animals to see, including Africa's Big Five. These include the elephant, rhino, buffalo, leopard, and the mighty lion. Within this park, you can book a tour that will take you through the protected natural spaces, letting you see these animals up close, all while remaining safe inside a vehicle.

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Live it up on a Sun City vacation

Sun City is a luxury resort where you'll find some of the most relaxing experiences. This stunning resort is home to grand buildings, tree-lined streets, massive statues, and lots of glitz and glamour. Its level of extravagance makes it functionally the Las Vegas of South Africa. Music events are common, and you may be able to see big name artists, with legends like Elton John playing here in the past.

South Africa Hotel Deals

Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport
Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport
4 out of 5
Corner of York and Gladiator Streets, Rhodesfield, Kempton Park, Gauteng, 1627
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $61 per night from Jun 17 to Jun 18
4.1/5 Very Good! (979 reviews)
"Very good hotel right by the airport, would stay here again."

Reviewed on May 10, 2022

Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport
City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo International Airport
City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo International Airport
3 out of 5
Above Multi-Storey Parkade 2, Level 5, OR Tambo International Airport, Kempton Park, Gauteng, 1627
The price is $73 per night from Jun 16 to Jun 17
4.3/5 Excellent! (964 reviews)
"Quickly accessible from the airport. Friendly efficient staff. Great food at low prices."

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo International Airport
The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City Resort
The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City Resort
5 out of 5
Sun City Resort, Moses Kotane, North West, 0316
The price is $254 per night from May 22 to May 23
4.3/5 Excellent! (491 reviews)
"African detail is impressive. Huge wow factor at the Palace. Staff mostly friendly & helpful except breakfast greeting staff who should be replaced!"

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City Resort
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

South Africa Vacation

Traverse the windswept red dunes of the Kalahari Desert and explore the unique flora around iconic Table Mountain. A trip to South Africa is one you’ll remember for a lifetime.

South Africa Hotel + Flights

Stretch your budget by bundling your hotel and flights into a South Africa Vacation Package. Expedia has 13698 hotels here starting at $61 a night. Experiences and car rental can also be added to your booking, making planning your getaway a breeze. With so much to see and do, it can be hard to work out where to start. Why not kick things off by adding a Cape Town hop-on hop-off bus tour to your package?

Your South Africa Vacation Itinerary

  • Day 1-3: Touchdown at Cape Town International Airport and get busy exploring one of the world’s most beautiful cities. Ride the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway and take in the sweeping views below. Stroll along the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and head to Cape Point Nature Reserve while you’re here.

  • Day 4-5: Fly to Johannesburg and learn about its history at the Apartheid Museum and Constitution Hill. Browse fantastic arts and crafts from across the continent at Art Africa, a popular market.

  • Day 6-8: Rent a car and drive to Kruger National Park. This is the perfect place to kick back and relax at a ritzy lodge. When you’re feeling rested, head out on a safari adventure and see some of the park’s famous wildlife.

South Africa Information

  • Held between June and July each year in Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown), the National Arts Festival is the African continent’s biggest showcase of arts and music.

  • Find out what makes South Africa’s administrative capital tick. Check out Expedia’s Pretoria Vacation Packages.

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