South Africa is a wonderful county where tourists can enjoy activities galore. It is among the oldest countries of Africa and here one can find fossil remains in the caves of Makapansgat, Sterkfontein, and Kromdraai. These remains suggest that australopithecines or ape-men lived in this country some three million years back. Sightseeing in South Africa is one of the best activities that tourists will love as the country offers a number of safari tours in the natural reserves and parks.
Do not miss Addo Elephant National Park, which is located close to the Zuurberg Range, in the popular Sundays River Valley. Here you can spot large herd of elephants, which are remainders of the herds that wandered in the Eastern Cape. You should note that the park remains closed in case of heavy rains as the road get too muddy.
Another hot sightseeing attraction is the Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. It is among the best scenic highlights in South Africa and has excellent viewpoints like God’s Window and Wonder View. If you want to carry some mementoes for your family and friends, then you will find the souvenir sellers to be useful.
If you are visiting Cape Town then you can book any of the wonderful tours such as day tours, day safaris, cultural tours, diving tours, extended tours, wine tours, wildlife tours, and other sightseeing tours. Durban is a city, where you should visit the famous Ushaka Marine World to have a look at seals, penguins and dolphins. Johannesburg or eGoli is a largely populated city in the country. Here you can find various large-scale diamond and gold mines.
The other sightseeing spots of South Africa that you should include in your itenary are Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, Cango Caves, Kruger National Park, Port Elizabeth, and Hoedspruit.