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South Africa Holidays

Discover a “world in one country” on tours of South Africa that will give you a chance to experience astonishingly diverse landscapes, bustling cities, friendly people and rich cultures. From the summit of Table Mountain in Cape Town and the wildlife wonderland of the Kruger National Park, to the craggy peaks of the Drakensberg and the rolling hills of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa serves up dramatic sights at every turn. Here, you can go from the beach to the bush in a matter of hours. With so much to explore and discover, South Africa holidays are most rewarding on luxury coach tours. For this reason, we’ve designed our South Africa packages around the country’s major centres, so that you can experience the best that South Africa has to offer.

It’s easy to travel to South Africa with Springbok Atlas Tours and Safaris. With more than 70 years of experience as the leading South Africa tours operator, we can plan and customise your vacation to include guided day tours, getaways and safari tours of South Africa. All you need to do on holiday in South Africa is relax, enjoy, experience, connect and make memories you will treasure for years to come.

Browse our selection of best South Africa tours below.

South Africa Tours

The Exclusive South African Journey

The Exclusive South African Journey

Spend three nights at Ellerman House in Cape Town and enjoy all the trimmings of this Edwardian mansion before departing to the Northern Cape to immerse yourself for three nights at Tswalu Kalahari, a wilderness area in the Northern Cape of South Africa.

From R 90 574.00 per person sharing
7 Days/6 Nights
South Africa Explorer

South Africa Explorer

Explore South Africa’s highlights from the celebrated Garden Route - an area of distinctive natural beauty, choose from a diverse selection of optional activities in Johannesburg and revel in Big 5 game viewing in the Kruger National Park - one of Africa’s largest game reserves.

From R 37 790.00 per person sharing
12 Days/11 Nights
Contemporary Art Safari – Cape Town & Johannesburg

Contemporary Art Safari – Cape Town & Johannesburg

You will spend three nights at the acclaimed Silo Hotel in Cape Town, exploring the art scene of this diverse city, including the Zeitz MOCAA. You will then spend two nights in Johannesburg at the Saxon Hotel, Villa & Spa famed for hosting Nelson Mandela and housing a collection of unique art. You will enjoy a guided art safari in the dubbed, ‘city of gold’.

From R 44 278.00 per person sharing
6 Days/5 Nights
Kirstenbosch & Company Gardens

Explore Cape Town's world renowned botanical gardens

Kirstenbosch & Company Gardens

Explore the Company's Garden, home to a rich variety of flora. Your botanical journey continues to Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, acclaimed as one of the great gardens of the world. Kirstenbosch is famous for the beauty and diversity of the indigenous Cape flora on display. Enjoy a guided garden tour.

From R 710.00 per person sharing
± 4 Hours
Cape Town Art Tour Experience

Experience visual arts in a unique setting that offers a multi-sensory experience.

Cape Town Art Tour Experience

Visit the spectacular Zeitz MOCAA (Museum of Contemporary Art Africa), the largest museum of contemporary African art in the world. Join a guided tour led by curatorial staff, presenting highlights from the museum’s current exhibitions. Continue with a visit to the Norval Foundation that houses one of the largest private collections of South African contemporary art.

From R 1 410.00 per person sharing
± 7.5 Hours
Gin Experience

Explore 3 of Cape Town's artisnal distilleries

Gin Experience

Enjoy three craft gin tastings and tour the most southerly craft distillery on the Cape Peninsula.

From R 1 380.00 per person sharing
± 8.5 Hours
Diamond Mine Tour

Visit one of the biggest and most productive diamond-bearing kimberlite pipes in the world.

Diamond Mine Tour

Visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine - one of the biggest and most productive diamond-bearing kimberlite pipes in the world. The tour starts with a 15-minute video before you are led into the high security premises where we are shown the workings and machinery of the mine. The tour continues with a  visit the enormous open cast mine, that are four times larger than the famous Kimberley ‘Big Hole’.

After visiting the mine, we will have the opportunity to visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine market for an unforgettable diamond and jewellery shopping experience.

From R 1 895.00 per person sharing
± 6.5 Hours
Grand Retreats – Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

Grand Retreats – Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

Cape Town is addictive and inspires discovery and has been voted as the best place in the world to visit by the prestigious New York Times. This vibrant multicultural city is a healthy mix of urban and convenient living, vibey day and night spots, nature and relaxation. You will spend five nights at the Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa, which is perfectly placed above the Atlantic Ocean and is flanked by the Twelve Apostles and Table Mountain. The hotel is an experience unlike any other and you can savour seafood and fine dining at Azure Restaurant, enjoy a famous Cape Town sunset at the Leopard Bar and indulge in holistic spa treatments.

From R 35 638.00 per person sharing
6 Days/5 Nights
Garden Route Discovered

Garden Route Discovered

Explore charming historic towns off the beaten track in the Klein Karoo, travel through picturesque scenery and take in all the top highlights of the Garden Route in just four days.

From R 12 040.00 per person sharing
4 Days/3 Nights
Garden Route Splendour

Garden Route Splendour

A classic tour of the Garden Route starting in Cape Town and ending in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth. You take in all the highlights from the evocative, sepia-tinged landscapes of the Karoo to jewel bright greens and blues of the forests and lagoons.

From R 15 840.00 per person sharing
6 Days/5 Nights
Half Day Table Mountain Biking Adventure

Half Day Table Mountain Biking Adventure

Safe off-road biking on Table Mountain that stretches your legs and provides spectacular views of Cape Town city, Table Bay and Robben Island.

From R 1 740.00 per person sharing
± 4 Hours
Half Day Table Mountain Hiking Adventure

Half Day Table Mountain Hiking Adventure

If the cableway is not your style or dream, don’t worry! Come with us and summit Table Mountain on foot, up close and personal.

From R 1 510.00 per person sharing
± 4 Hours
Full Day Hermanus Tour

Full Day Hermanus Tour

This circular tour takes you over a mountain pass to the seaside town of Hermanus. This town, nestled between mountains and the sea is not only very beautiful but offers some of the best shore based whale watching opportunities in the world (August – November). Close sightings of the Southern Right whale are likely. Our journey continues into the beautiful Hemel en Aarde Valley (Heaven and Earth) to the Bouchard Finlayson Wine Estate where we are treated to tasting some of their delicious wines. This wine estate is closed on Sundays, but a visit to the Stoney Point Penguin Colony will be included instead, to have a look at a unique colony of African penguins (time permitting) before returning to Cape Town in the afternoon.

From R 1 155.00 per person sharing
± 9 Hours
Alluring South Africa

Alluring South Africa

Your self-drive journey in Southern Africa begins in the Mother City, Cape Town. Cape Town stirs the desire for discovery and you can experience all it has to offer—including its landmark attraction, Table Mountain. Your adventure continues along the celebrated Garden Route with stops in both Plettenberg Bay and Hermanus, two distinctively beautiful seaside towns, before you end off at Inzolo Exclusive Game Lodge for a wild and luxurious safari experience.

From R 30 177.00 per person sharing
9 Days/8 Nights
Trendy Cape Town & Winelands

Trendy Cape Town & Winelands

Take a trip to the Mother City of Cape Town and experience a new designer hotel in the epicentre of all of Cape Town’s famed attractions, from Table Mountain to the premier shopping destination, the V&A Waterfront. Your trip then continues to the Cape Winelands, an aesthetically inspiring area that specialises in world-class wine and gourmet cuisine.

From R 18 663.00 per person sharing
6 Days/5 Nights
South Africa for the Epicure

South Africa for the Epicure

Your gourmet voyage starts in Cape Town with a seven-course pairing menu at the Vineyard Hotel. Over the next few days, you will set off on a Cape Town foodie tour and discover the “ginvolution” with a Gin Connoisseur tour. You make your way to the Cape Winelands where you experience a wine safari as well as take advantage of the famous Franschhoek Wine Tram. Your journey ends in the prestigious Sabi Sand Game Reserve where you enjoy cuisine made by renowned chefs as well as enjoy the untamed and wild Big 5 African landscape.

From R 50 806.00 per person sharing
8 Days/7 Nights
Cape Town, Garden Route & Safari Wanderlust

Cape Town, Garden Route & Safari Wanderlust

The Cape Town, Garden Route & Safari Wanderlust will take you to the Mother City, where the ocean meets the mountain, and then along the Garden Route to some off-the-beaten-track towns, finally ending in a game-rich wildlife reserve, where the spirit of Africa inspires.


10 Days/9 Nights
Johannesburg Walking Tour

Johannesburg Walking Tour

Enjoy a walking tour through the heart of the Johannesburg city centre, with a visit to a well-known craft brewery and other historically significant sites.

From R 1 290.00 per person sharing
± 6 Hours
The Heart of Cape Town Museum & Groot Constantia Wine Estate Experience

The Heart of Cape Town Museum & Groot Constantia Wine Estate Experience

Delve into one of the greatest moments in medical history—the world's first human heart transplant. Learn more about the events that took place on that historic day under the leadership of Professor Christiaan Barnard. The journey then continues to Groot Constantia, the oldest wine producing farm in South Africa.

From R 1 960.00 per person sharing
± 9 Hours
Cape Town City Centre Walking Experience

Cape Town City Centre Walking Experience

Explore the history and cultural diversity of the "Mother City" on foot! The tour combines beautiful scenery with historical sites such as the Castle of Good Hope, the Bo-Kaap with its colourful houses and narrow cobbled streets, Company’s Gardens, South African Museum and the District Six Museum.

From R 950.00 per person sharing
± 7 Hours
Fair Travel

Fair Travel

Discover South Africa with us the responsible, guilt-free way on this 12-day trip from Cape Town to the coast and the Kruger National Park to Johannesburg, while supporting Fair Trade accredited properties and excursions. The Fair Trade Tourism label stands for fair wages and working conditions and respect for human rights, culture and the environment – so you can travel with piece of mind, knowing you are making a difference while creating an unforgettable African experience!


12 Days/11 Nights
Wild Kingdoms Safari

Wild Kingdoms Safari

Bushveld and canyons, big game and traditional Africa, mountains and beaches– explore the diverse and scenic eastern region of South Africa on a tour that takes you to the Kruger National Park, then through Swaziland and Zululand to the thriving coastal city of Durban.

From R 20 330.00 per person sharing
7 Days/6 Nights
South Africa Odyssey

South Africa Odyssey

You will take in the great highlights South Africa has to offer, such as the world-famous Kruger National Park, the rich cultural heritage and evocative beauty of Swaziland and Zululand, the vibrant coastal cities of Durban and so much more.

From R 42 750.00 per person sharing
14 Days/13 Nights
South Africa Highlights

South Africa Highlights

Enjoy Big 5 game viewing in the Kruger National Park, take in the finest highlights that cosmopolitan Cape Town has to offer before setting off on a relaxing journey through the Garden Route.

From R 30 730.00 per person sharing
11 Days/10 Nights
LGBT Travel South Africa

LGBT Travel South Africa

Springbok Atlas Tours & Safaris is a proud member of IGLTA – International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association – and offers this discounted nine-day South African journey in partnership with other IGLTA members. Discover the country’s urban and wildlife sanctuaries, from Cape Town to Madikwe Private Game Reserve and Johannesburg, with this exclusive offer!


9 Days/8 Nights
Aquila Safari Shore Excursion

Aquila Safari Shore Excursion

After an early morning departure we head up the N1 Highway, through the spectacular Hex River Valley and arrive at the Aquila Private Game Reserve. The bio-diverse habitat of the reserve ensures plenty of interest for the avid game viewer and birder.

From R 5 345.00 per person sharing
± 9 Hours
Cape Town City & Table Mountain Shore Excursion

Cape Town City & Table Mountain Shore Excursion

Our drive to the city centre takes us past famous landmarks such as the Castle of Good Hope built in 1666 by the Dutch East India Company and City Hall, a baroque building and the Grand Parade. As we follow the city’s main thoroughfare, Adderley Street, we will see St. George’s Cathedral. We will pass the Company Gardens and the Malay Quarter [also known as the Bo-Kaap] which means "Above Cape" because of its location up against the slopes of Table Mountain. In the early 18th century, thousands of slaves from Java, Ceylon and other Far Eastern regions were brought to Cape Town.

From R 2 480.00 per person sharing
± 4.5 Hours
Amakhala Game Reserve Shore Excursion

Amakhala Game Reserve Shore Excursion

Enjoy an open game vehicle safari and lunch in this malaria-free private game reserve. Transfer to Amakhala Game Reserve for a game drive in an open Land Rover and guided by an experienced ranger. Explore the reserve enjoying spectacular views and diverse landscape looking for the wildlife including the Big 5, black wildebeest, cheetah, giraffe and zebra.

From R 5 245.00 per person sharing
± 8.5 Hours
Port Elizabeth sightseeing & Marine Rescue Centre Shore Excursion

Port Elizabeth sightseeing & Marine Rescue Centre Shore Excursion

Combine a half day city sightseeing tour with a visit to SAMREC, the South African Marine Rehabilitation and Education Centre. Start the trip by exploring the historical and scenic landmarks of Port Elizabeth including the Town Hall and Feather Market Hall, Fort Frederick, Donkin Reserve Memorial and the nearby picturesque coastal village of Schoenmakerskop.

From R 1 800.00 per person sharing
± 5 Hours
Hluhluwe Safari Shore Excursion

Hluhluwe Safari Shore Excursion

This excursion offers the opportunity to spend a full day in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve, the oldest game reserve in South Africa, situated in the heart of Zululand. After an early dawn departure, spend the morning on a game drive in search of wildlife.

From R 4 670.00 per person sharing
Full Day
Durban City, Valley of a Thousand Hills & Phezulu Shore Excursion

Durban City, Valley of a Thousand Hills & Phezulu Shore Excursion

This Durban port excursion offers the opportunity to combine a Durban City sightseeing tour and explore some of the spectacular scenery just outside the city.

From R 2 040.00 per person sharing
± 7.5 Hours
Valley of a Thousand Hills & Phezulu – half day shore excursion

Valley of a Thousand Hills & Phezulu – half day shore excursion

Your English speaking driver guide will collect you from the port and journey inland through villages and gentle rolling countryside which give way to the most spectacular vista, known as the Valley of a Thousand Hills. Here, at Phezulu, you will be immersed in the fascinating culture and traditions of a proud Zulu Nation; have the opportunity to interact with the villagers and purchase traditional and modern souvenirs. A visit to the onsite crocodile park is also included.

From R 1 265.00 per person sharing
± 3.5 Hours
Walking Tour of Maboneng Arts & Crafts Markets

Walking Tour of Maboneng Arts & Crafts Markets

Enjoy a leisurely walking tour of Maboneng Precinct, browsing around the arts and craft shops, sampling artisan food and produce.

From R 1 715.00 per person sharing
± 5 Hours
Cape Town Food Markets Experience

Cape Town Food Markets Experience

Explore the typical farmers' markets of Cape Town. Your first stop is the Oranjezicht City Farm Market in Granger Bay in the V&A Waterfront area. Then continue to the Neighbourgoods Market at The Old Biscuit Mill (a former biscuit mill converted into a quaint little village in the heart of Woodstock). Take in the fresh Cape Town air as you enjoy a leisurely stroll and delight in fresh farmers’ produce and delectable artisanal goods.

From R 670.00 per person sharing
± 4.5 Hours
Franschhoek Wine Tram Experience

Franschhoek Wine Tram Experience

Experience a unique and leisurely journey through the rolling vineyards of Franschhoek in an open-side tram and open-air tram-bus.

From R 1 270.00 per person sharing
± 8.5 Hours
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