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Popular Attractions in South Africa

If you're a first time visitor to South Africa, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in South Africa.

What are some good attractions in South Africa?

Here are some of the most recommended attractions in South Africa.

Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Boulders Beach
Simons Town, Western Cape
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
Wynberg NU (2) Cape Town, South Africa 217998783
Hout Bay
0A Princess St Cape Town, South Africa
South Africa
Cape Point
Cape Town, WC
Lion's Head
Cape Town, WC
Table Mountain
Table Mountain National Park, South Africa 021 487 5526
Addo Elephant National Park
South Africa 042 233 8600
Sandton, Gauteng
V&A Waterfront
Breakwater Boulevard Cape Town, WC 083 302 2374
False Bay
South Africa
Cape Town, Western Cape
Cape of Good Hope
Cape Town, South Africa 021 780 9526

Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:

"1) I only have seen Cape Town to Port Elizabeth and back so not Kruger Park."  See More

"Robben IslandRobben Island (if you like that boat trip, try Hout BayHout Bay and go to Seal Island too"  See More

"Use the bus when possible, take the Metro to Simon's Town (Boulders Beach) and drive for anything further - like Cape Point/Stellenbosch."  See More

"3) Hiking Lion's Head or taking the Cableway up Table Mountain National Park , or both"  See More

"I would also take the cable cars up to the top of Table Mountain which will give you the most amazing views of the city."  See More

"Many of the accommodation's there have transport to the Addo Elephant National ParkA, you just need to book it with them."  See More

"Sandton or Rosebank"  See More

"I would actually look into the waterfront, especially the V&A Waterfront."  See More

"It's prime right whale watching season, and places such as False Bay and Hermanus offer some of the best land based whale watching in the world."  See More

"Oranjezicht, Vredehoek, are some of the safer areas."  See More

"Not to be missed is a day trip to the Cape of Good Hope and Robben Island Museum."  See More

Mentioned in this answer:
  1. Cape Town
  2. Boulders Beach
  3. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
  4. Hout Bay
  5. Durban
  6. Cape Point
  7. Lion's Head
  8. Table Mountain
  9. Addo Elephant National Park
  10. Sandton
  11. V&A Waterfront
  12. False Bay
  13. Oranjezicht
  14. Cape of Good Hope
Where can I find out more about South Africa?

This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about South Africa.

If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.

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