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Diana Castellanos 1 week ago Read more

We were drawn to Timbuktu because of the easy online format which shows the options for accommodation, activities, destinations, etc. Very easy to book. Staff was quick to answer questions and very helpful. Great suggestions for improving the experience. All the details were completely worked out ahead of time and seamlessly executed. It made for an amazing honeymoon! Will definitely use Timbuktu again in the future.

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Beautiful beaches, vibrant cities (including Cape Town, a city surrounded by sea and mountain), wildlife parks, deserts, colourful cultures and a human history dating back millions of years; South Africa has it all. The only problem you might have is choosing what to fit into your itinerary, but we have a few recommendations. There's the famous Garden Route on the southern coast, the towering Drakensberg Mountains, the Wild Coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal, the wildlife-rich Kruger National Park, and the home of the Hominid: the Cradle of Humankind just outside Johannesburg. Get involved in the planning of your own South Africa holiday online. Mix and match lodges to create a safari that suits your style and budget.

With so much to do and see, planning a South Africa holiday can be daunting, but our safari experts will help you create and refine your trip until you’re completely happy.

Look below at our suggested trip ideas and favourite lodges in South Africa or read our guides on planning your own South Africa holiday and how to save money using Timbuktu.

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