Go wild in Kruger National Park and explore Cape Town with our range of camping and lodge safari tours and flexible pre-packaged holidays to South Africa.

Few places on Earth can claim as much natural diversity as South Africa from dramatic mountain peaks that tumble into changing deserts to the stunning coastline with a staggering density of wildlife along the way. It's the perfect safari destination with a number of world-class game reserves, vibrant cities, picturesque coastal towns and award-winning vineyards. The Kruger National Park tops the list for wildlife viewing home to the Big 5 and unparalleled in the sheer numbers and concentration of animals.

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There's also the family-friendly Addo Elephant Park with over 450 of the majestic creatures found in a malaria-free zone. Along the famed and incredibly scenic Garden Route you'll find a wonderful mix of beach, mountain and forest with enough history to keep you occupied. And it's conveniently accessible from Cape Town, South Africa's most cosmopolitan city with a thriving arts and dining scene in one of the most spectacular settings on the planet.

Whether you prefer to explore South Africa and its many highlights on an overland camping expedition, enjoy the comfort of a lodge accommodated safari or tailor your own self-drive adventure, we've got it covered.

Upcoming South Africa Trips 2019 and 2020

South Africa Overland Camping Safaris

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Jo'burg to Falls

12 Days | FROM NZD $1,495

Starting in Jo'burg and South Africa's world famous Kruger National...

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Falls to Joburg

12 days | FROM NZD $1,495

Kicking off at the majestic Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe and travelling...

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Cape to Namibia

14 days | FROM NZD $1,495

Depart from the 'Mother City' of Cape Town and head north up to...

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Namibia to Cape

14 days | FROM NZD $1,495

Travelling from the capital Windhoek, experience the very best of...

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Cape to Falls

22 days | FROM NZD $2,095

From Cape Town to the adventure capital of the world, Victoria Falls,...

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Falls to Cape

22 days | FROM NZD $2,095

Southern Africa at its best. Kick off at Victoria Falls, spot game at...

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Kenya to Kruger

33 days | FROM NZD $3,695

Enjoy a real African adventure, from Nairobi to Johannesburg. Check...

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Kruger to Kenya

33 days | FROM NZD $3,695

Travel from Johannesburg to Nairobi, enjoy a real African adventure ...

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An African Adventure

37 days | FROM NZD $3,995

See the best of Africa, from its magnificent craters, dune-filled...

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An African Adventure Southbound

37 days | FROM NZD $3,995

See the best of Africa, from its magnificent craters, dune-filled...

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Kenya to Cape

43 days | FROM NZD $4,645

Embark on an overland journey across almost half the African...

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Cape to Kenya

43 days | FROM NZD $4,645

Embark on an overland journey across almost half the African Continent...

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The Big Overlander

47 days | FROM NZD $5,795

Experience the contrasts and raw appeal of this majestic continent up...

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The Big Overlander Northbound

47 days | FROM NZD $5,795

Discover seven different countries, travelling from South Africa...

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Great African Expedition

57 days | FROM NZD $6,795

An epic expedition that heads south from Kenya via Uganda to Cape...

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Great African Expedition North

57 days | FROM NZD $6,795

An epic 57 day expedition travelling through South Africa, Namibia,...

South Africa Overland Accommodated Safaris

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Cape Town to Windhoek

13 days | FROM NZD $4,395

ACCOMMODATED OVERLAND TOUR: Starting in the beautiful city of Cape...

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Windhoek to Cape Town

13 days | FROM NZD $4,395

ACCOMMODATED OVERLAND TOUR: Travelling from the Namibia capital of...

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Falls, Botswana and Kruger

12 days | FROM NZD $3,595

ACCOMMODATED OVERLAND TOUR: Explore some of Southern Africa's most...

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Kruger, Botswana and Falls

12 days | FROM NZD $3,595

ACCOMMODATED OVERLAND TOUR: This 12 day Accommodated Overland tour...

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Falls, Deltas and Dunes

22 days | FROM NZD $7,345

ACCOMMODATED OVERLAND TOUR: Travelling south from Victoria Falls,...

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Dunes, Deltas and Falls

22 days | FROM NZD $7,345

ACCOMMODATED OVERLAND TOUR: From Table Mountain to Victoria Falls,...

South Africa Lodge Accommodated Safaris

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Wonders of the Garden Route

8 days | FROM NZD $2,995

Discover the highlights of the southern coast of South Africa, known...

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Botswana Untouched

13 days | FROM NZD $7,595

From Jo’burg to Victoria Falls, game drive through Botswana’s...

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World in One Country

20 days | FROM NZD $6,445

The South African safari that has it all! Exciting wildlife,...

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Cape, Namibia & Falls

24 Days | FROM NZD $9,995

Spend 3 weeks travelling from Cape Town to Victoria Falls. Traverse...

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Falls, Namibia & Cape

24 Days | FROM NZD $9,995

Head south from Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe to Africa's 'Mother City'...

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South Africa Tailor-made Safaris

Plan Your Dream Holiday

From the fascinating cities of Cape Town and Johannesburg to the world class wine regions of the Western Cape plus the famous Garden Route and some of the region’s best game reserves – there is something for everyone in South Africa.

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Let our expert tailor made team put together your perfect South African holiday.

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South Africa Safari Holidays

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Whether you're looking for a quick safari in the Kruger National Park, a city break in Cape Town or self-drive along South Africa's famed Garden Route, we have a selection of safari holidays to suit.

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Our safari holidays can depart any day of the year and offer a choice of accommodation.

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Tailor-made Holidays

From the fascinating cities of Cape Town and Johannesburg to the world class wine regions of the Western Cape plus the famous Garden Route and some of the region’s best game reserves – there is something for everyone in South Africa.

Let our expert tailor made team put together your perfect South African holiday.

South Africa Day Tours and Excursions

Delve into the natural beauty, fascinating history and modern ambitions of South Africa's greatest urban centres with our range of day tours and activities in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

Soweto and Johannesburg Guided Day Tour

8 hours
FROM AUD $139.13

Cover the main highlights of Johannesburg on this full-day guided tour of the city with a visit to...

Pretoria, Soweto and Apartheid Museum Tour

10 hours
FROM AUD $311.65

Get to know the history of South Africa on this comprehensive day tour from Johannesburg visiting...

Table Mountain and Cape Town Half-Day Trip

4 hours 30 minutes
FROM AUD $59.88

Head to the summit of Table Mountain for panoramic views of Cape Town before enjoying a guided tour...

Stellenbosch, Franschhoek & Paarl Wine-Tasting Tour

8 hours
FROM AUD $144.18

Tour South Africa's most famous wine regions and best-known estates on this full-day private tour...

Kruger National Park Safari from Johannesburg

16 hours
FROM AUD $332.16

Depart Johannesburg early in the morning for a safari adventure in the world-famous Kruger National...

Hot Air Balloon Safari

5 hours
FROM AUD $527.59

Enjoy a birds eye view of the reserves of the Cradle of Humankind, home for four of the Big Five.

Johannesburg Walking Tour

5 hours
FROM AUD $81.79

Explore on foot with a local guide on this unique tour, taking in art, history and architecture.

Full-Day Zip-Line, Cheetahs and Wine Tour

6 to 8 hours
FROM AUD $110.90

Combining a thrilling zip-line adventure with an educational visit to the Cheetah Outreach Centre...

Private Helicopter Tour of Cape Peninsula

48 minutes
FROM AUD $643.24

Take to the skies for a thrilling private helicopter tour of the Cape Peninsula, flying above the...

Cape Point and Peninsula Tour with EBikes

1 day
FROM AUD $121.99

Enjoy a full day Cape Peninsula tour with some cycling, visiting Hout Bay, Chapman's Peak, Boulders...

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Safe family adventure in South Africa

South Africa's Eastern Cape is the ideal family safari destination with an absence of malaria and a number of accessible private reserves along with the Addo National Park, home to a large number of elephants. Lying at the end of the scenic Garden Route, a safari in the Eastern Cape can easily be combined with a self-drive holiday along the coast visiting attractive colonial towns and beautiful beaches. Contact our tailor-made team for more information.

Highlights of our South Africa safari tours and holidays

The Rainbow Nation is home to some of the greatest diversity on the planet whether it's landscapes, animals or people, with mountains, winelands and coast competing with world-class national parks and cosmopolitan cities. Here's just a taste of what you'll discover on our safari tours.

Kruger National Park

See Zebras at Kruger National Park on our Africa safari tours

Spend two nights in the world-famous Kruger National Park, one of Africa's largest game reserves, with game drives along the main viewing routes in search of the Big 5, giraffe, cheetah and more.

Cape Town

Green Point | Cape Town | South Africa

Start or end your adventure in the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, home to gorgeous golden beaches, a thriving arts scene and bountiful natural beauty including Table Mountain.

Addo National Park

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Game drive through Addo National Park, the best place in South Africa to spot elephants with the chance to also see black rhino, lion, buffalo and leopard, and visit a waterhole when dusk falls.

Cederberg

View across vineyards to the dramatic Cederberg mountains in South Africa

Sample one of South Africa's greatest exports on a wine tasting excursion in Cederberg with time to walk amongst the vineyards and admire the views of the Cederberg Mountains.

Tsitsikamma National Park

The Tsitsikamma National Park in South Africa is characterised by dramatic coastal scenery

Follow the popular Garden Route to the Tsitsikamma National Park, a region of startling beauty along the southern coastline with verdant indigenous forest and several scenic hiking trails.

Booking your South Africa tour from New Zealand

To book your tour to South Africa, please call us on +44-20-7371-1113, email us at info@onthegotours.com or book online. Alternatively, we work with a number of travel agents, so you can book through your travel agent if you prefer. Recent travel agents that booked a trip to South Africa with us:

Infinity North - Flight Centre NEW ZEALAND

Level 3, 124 Vincent Street, Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9301 9124
Cape, Namibia & Falls - 24 Days

Browns Bay Flight Centre

76 Clyde Rd, Browns Bay, Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9478 6288
Namibia to Cape - 14 days

Infinity North - Flight Centre NEW ZEALAND

Level 3, 124 Vincent Street, Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9301 9124
Falls to Joburg - 12 days

Taranaki Street A Flight Centre

80 Courtenay Place, Central City, Wellington, New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4802 5039
Jo'burg to Falls - 12 Days