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The Best Things to Do in South Africa

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Top attractions in South Africa

Cape Point , Table Mountain National Park
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Take a tour of Cape Point, a dramatic seaside promontory and part of Table Mountain National Park, known for its scenic landscape and hiking
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Pier / Boardwalk
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront , Cape Town Central
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Take a relaxing walk along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, a scenic harbor promenade designed in a Victorian style and featuring a variety of s
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Boasting a scenic setting on the slopes of Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden remains one of the most popular Cape Town a
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Meet African penguins at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, a series of sandy coves separated by granite rocks. Part of Table Mountain National P
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Kruger National Park , Nelspruit
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Unparalleled wildlife-watching opportunities make Kruger National Park, one of the largest reserves in Africa, a hugely popular attraction fo
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South Africa

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For some of the best things to do in South Africa, begin your vacation in Cape Town, where you can relax on one of many fine beaches, which include popular Clifton, Bloubergstrand, and Llandudno. If you are feeling more adventurous, you can book a tour with a local tour operator to enjoy some shark cage diving, fishing, or bungee jumping. If you want to get out of the city for a while, head to Kruger National Park, one of Africa's largest game reserves.

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