Tribes has been sending travellers to South Africa since 1998 and we know it really well. We appreciate feedback from our clients whether it’s good or bad (thankfully it’s nearly always excellent!). We publish all the reviews we receive on our website. Below a some of the ‘Overall Comment’ from our travellers who’ve completed the feedback for us. We hope this helps you get a better view of whether to trust us with your holiday. Please click on the names for the full review from that client.
We’d love to hear from you if you would like our help to plan a trip to South Africa.
Time: GMT +2 hours
Flight time: There are daily flights from Europe to Johannesburg (about 10 ½ hours direct) and Cape Town (about 11 hours). There is also a good network of domestic flights connecting all main towns.
Language: English is South Africa's main administrative language and is widely spoken. There are also 11 official tribal languages.
Visas: Visas are not required for British passport holders.
Health: No vaccinations are compulsory. Malaria is found in certain areas (mainly Kruger and the east coast towards Mozambique), but not throughout the country.