Situated at the tip of the African continent, South Africa is a must visit destination, superb for the ultimate incentive trip, and an expanding conference location.
Cape Town is one of the world’s best-loved and most beautiful cities. Set against the instantly recognizable backdrop of Table Mountain, this laid back seaside town has something for everyone: plenty of hotels, buzzing outdoor markets, world-class restaurants, a fascinating mix of cultures and plenty of adventure activities from sea to mountain. From the colourful beach huts on Muizenberg Beach to sampling the famous wines from the region, there is plenty to rest the soul after a packed programme.
Johannesburg (colloquially known as Jozi, Joburg, Jo'burg or "The City of Gold") is South Africa's biggest city, which began as a 19th-century gold-mining settlement. Its history and development into today's vibrant heart of South Africa, offers a rapidly changing city looking optimistically towards the future. Johannesburg is the international hub of South Africa. From O.R. Tambo International Airport, you can fly onward to Cape Town or fly to several safari destinations in South Africa and beyond.
South African safari awaits incentive groups with exquisite landscapes, captivating wildlife, and amazing culture. Offering five-star luxury accommodations – ranging from top game lodges to bespoke boutique hotels – it’s a world-class destination and a true “Rainbow Nation”.
Cape Town: Known for its stunning landscapes including Table Mountain and Robben Island
Johannesburg: The largest city, famous for its modern architecture and historical sites like the Apartheid Museum
Durban: Known for its Indian influence and beautiful beaches
Pretoria: The administrative capital, famous for its jacaranda trees and Union Buildings
Port Elizabeth: Known for its beaches and wildlife reserves
Bloemfontein: The judicial capital, known for its roses and the Naval Hill nature reserve
Stellenbosch: Famous for its wineries and Cape Dutch architecture
Kruger National Park: One of Africa's largest game reserves
Drakensberg: Known for its mountainous terrain and outdoor activities
Soweto: An urban area of Johannesburg famous for its role in the anti-apartheid struggle
O. R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg and Cape Town International Airport are the main international gateways. Johannesburg is around 11 hours of direct flight from the UK, and Cape Town is around 12 hours.
UTC +2 (South Africa Standard Time)
English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, and several other official languages
English is commonly used in business and tourist areas
South African Rand (ZAR)
Weather & Seasons
Varied climate; Mediterranean in Cape Town, subtropical in Durban, and highland climate in Johannesburg. Generally, hot summers and mild winters.
South Africa is one of the preferred hosts for international conferences and company events in Africa. It offers breathtaking landscapes, a big variety of luxurious accommodation, superior cuisine, award-winning wines and all at an affordable price.
Wildlife and nature, lifestyle and culture - hardly any other country can boast such a variety of options. South Africa is the perfect location for incentives: a reception on top of Table Mountain, a bush braai (BBQ) in Kruger National Park, an old-timer trip to the wine-lands, catching the perfect wave or a luxury chill out at the Cape: whatever it is that you wish for or don't even know yet that you might wish for it: with South Africa you will create memories for eternity.