Discover the 'world in one country' on an expertly planned self-drive adventure.
Mpumalanga Highlands | Kruger National Park | Pretoria | Cape Town | Winelands | Little Karoo | Garden Route | Overberg
The longest and most comprehensive of our self-drive tour offerings, this three week adventure will immerse you in the 'world in one country'. Travel at your own pace and relish unforgettable experiences from coast to coast.
Mpumalanga Highlands | Kruger National Park | Swaziland | Hluhluwe-iMfolozi | Garden Route | Overberg | Cape Town
Just over two weeks in duration, this self-drive tour of South Africa includes two different Big Five safari areas, countryside relaxation in the Mpumalanga Highlands and coastal splendor in the Garden Route and Overberg. The tour ends in Africa's beloved city by the sea - Cape Town.
Pilanesberg | Sun City | Mpumalanga Highlands | Kruger National Park
Explore two Big Five safari areas - the Kruger National Park and Pilanesberg Game Reserve - on this leisurely self-drive tour of South Africa's northern highlights. You'll also enjoy some down time at the entertainment-rich Sun City Resort in the North West province.
Cape Town | Winelands | Garden Route
A ten day self-drive adventure that incorporates the Western Cape's three most sought-after destinations - Cape Town, the Cape winelands and the Garden Route. Comfortable four star accommodations have been included for your convenience.
Kruger National Park
Self-drive the Kruger National Park on a thrilling seven day safari tour that includes accommodation at three different rest camps in three very different environments. Relish the excitement and satisfaction of spotting your own wildlife.
Little Karoo | Garden Route | Overberg
An enthralling one-week self-drive tour that, while focused mostly on the Garden Route region, also enjoys sojourns in the Little Karoo and the coastal Overberg. Enjoy spectacular coastal scenery and dramatic semi-arid landscapes throughout your adventure.
Kruger National Park
This self-drive tour in South Africa's world-famous Kruger National Park is the minimum recommended duration for a safari. You'll enjoy accommodation in one of the park's main rest camps and drive around the park viewing game at your leisure.
For travelers who prefer adventures at their own pace, direction and review, self-drive tours are ideal. However, you need not go it all on your own – African Sky offers a host of itineraries aimed at assisting the independent traveler. We will plan your general route, book your accommodations, flights and rental vehicle. All you have to do is show up for the trip of a lifetime.
Due to the fine infrastructure of the country’s main roads and major national parks, self-driving South Africa is both safe and straightforward. Your rental vehicle will always include a GPS, ensuring that, while you may lose yourself in the spectacular landscapes around you, you’ll always be able to find your way to your destination. We’ll also provide detailed information on attractions and activities relevant to your route, along with useful travel tips and restaurant recommendations.
The most popular self-drive routes include the drive from Johannesburg to the world-famous Kruger National Park , as well as the coastal route between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. If you’re looking to combine both northern and southern highlights, we’ll ensure that some flights are included to minimize long travel distances and maximize time enjoyed at the most sought-after destinations.