South African Day Tours
South African Day Tours offers daily scheduled and private tour departures from Cape Town, the Cape Winelands, Durban, the Garden Route of South Africa, Hazyview, Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, Malelane, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria and even as far as Namibia and Victoria Falls.
With South African Day Tours you can choose from more than 150 day and private tours as well as more than 300 safari lodges and camps in South Africa, Namibia and Botswana.
As a day tour broker, South African Day Tours will find the best possible excursion to suit your needs and interests.
South Africa is a vibrant and exciting country to visit and there is something new to discover around every corner.
With South African Day Tours we offer you sight-seeing excursions to most of South Africa’s hottest attractions and destinations.
South Africa’s natural attractions appeal to nature lovers and adventurers alike: the green vineyards and rocky coast of the Cape, the dry, but beautiful region of the Karoo, the safari possibilities of the Kruger National Park, Welgevonden, Madikwe and Addo game reserves, the snow-capped peaks of the Drakensberg mountain range, the sandy beaches of the Durban coast and so much more.
Our Cape Town day tours includes full day, half day and private tailor-made tours showing off the best sightseeing Cape Town has to offer.
Cape Town is not South Africa’s top tourism destination for no reason – it has some of the best excursions and day tours in the country.
The spectacular views from the top of Table Mountain, the magnificent beaches surrounding the Cape Peninsula, Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope, whales, township visits, history, culture and Robben Island are all waiting for you to be explored.
A tour to Table Mountain is a must for the best views of Cape Town and beyond.
Cape Town is often rated amongst the most beautiful cities in the world.
We would suggest at least 4 night in Cape Town.
South African Day Tours also offers Airport Transfers to Cape Town and we can even assist you with finding the hotel or guest house that will suit you best.
Cape Town is South Africa’s premier holiday destination and we can suggest that you book your day tours and excursions as soon as possible.
The delicious wines and the scenic beauty of South Africa’s Cape Winelands area is waiting for you to be explored on either a full day tour, half day tour or private tailor-made day tour.
We now also offer overnight travel packages in the Cape Winelands – giving you the opportunity to explore and taste the wine and gourmet delights of South Africa.
The wine and food of the Cape Winelands can rival that of any wine growing region in the world and our exchange rate makes this a value for money destination any time of the year.
Our legal and registered tour guides will share interesting information which enhances your day tour with us.
The most important wine regions in South Africa are those of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Constantia, Hermanus, Paarl, Robertson and also Helderberg.
The Stellenbosch wine route is the largest wine route in South Africa and day tours to this wine region will offer you many different options.
There are almost 300 wine estates with cellar doors in the greater Stellenbosch wine region.
Franschhoek is also known as the Gourmet Capital of South Africa and offers amazing wines as well as world class restaurants in a very small village.
Be sure to do the Franschhoek Vineyard Hopper or the Chocolate, Cheese, Olive and Wine Tour when you visit Franschhoek.
Franschhoek has 51 wine estates to choose from.
Wine and food pairings on the Franschhoek Gourmet Delights Tour is a must.
Constantia produced the first wines in South Africa after the Dutch arrived in the Cape in 1652.
Being one of the smallest wine routes in South Africa makes this very attractive as it is also the closest wine region to Cape Town.
Hermanus is also known as the Whale Capital of South Africa and day tours during winter must include the whale watching tour.
There are so many delightful tours to do from the Cape Winelands.
We suggest at least 3 nights in the winelands are of either Stellenbosch or Franschhoek.
We can also offer Airport Transfers to any of the towns within the Cape Winelands.
A new addition to the Cape Winelands offering is the Plettenberg Bay Wine Route.
There are 17 wine estates on the Plettenberg Bay Wine Region – all brand new and just waiting for you to explore.
You can easily combine a Big 5 safari in this wine region – the perfect combination in South Africa.
If you are interested in exploring the Garden Route of South Africa, we have some very interesting day and overnight tour options just waiting for you.
There are so many exciting things to see and do on the Garden Route: close encounter whale watching tours, Knysna Forrest Day Tours, Knysna Heads Adventure, Marine Eco Tours, Oudtshoorn Day Tours, Stand-Up Paddling on the Knysna Lagoon and Safari Tours are just a few of these adventures.
Did you know that the Garden Route also offers Big 5 South African Safari Lodges in a malaria-free safari region?
Please ask us for advice on these safari lodges and we will gladly assist you in choosing the right safari for you and your family.
We can suggest at least 2 or 3 nights on safari (you will be severely disappointed if you don’t) and along with 3 nights in the Cape Winelands and 4 nights in Cape Town, makes for a wonderful holiday.
A welcome recent addition to the Garden Route offerings is the newly established Plettenberg Bay Wine Route.
The Plettenberg Bay Wine Route boasts 17 brand new wine estates to choose from.
You can combine a Big 5 South African safari as well as the Plettenberg Bay Wine Route for a perfect combination.
The vibrant city of Durban, with its Indian influence, will tantalize the senses with tastes and the smell of curries and spices.
Durban day tours include visits to the Battlefields area of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift, a 4x4 tour to the top of the Sani Pass in the Kingdom of Lesotho for a drink at the highest pub in Africa.
You can also enjoy a tour of Shakaland, visit the amazing uShaka Marine World or even go on an overnight safari tour experience in Big 5 safari country.
Other Durban day and half day tours include excursions to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park, the magnificent Drakensberg and World Heritage Site of Giant’s Castle to see Bushman paintings.
As you can see there are more than enough to see and do in and around Durban.
Our range of full day tours and half day tours of Johannesburg (the financial capital of South Africa) may include a scheduled or private tour of Soweto, one of the biggest townships in South Africa.
On this day tour of Johannesburg you can see where Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu once lived.
You can also experience five different African tribes on a day tour to the Lesedi Cultural Village on The History of Humankind Tour.
Visit the World Heritage site of The Cradle of Humankind for a unique chance to travel back in time and interact with extinct species and experience the evolution of life on our planet.
A flutter in the casino at Sun City with a safari game drive into the Pilanesberg National Park looking for the Big 5 is an exciting full day tour out in one of South Africa’s premier nature reserves.
You may also opt for an overnight safari tour – we will gladly offer some options for you – the Pilanesberg Safari Reserve is Malaria-free.
You are within a short driving distance from the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve as well as the Welgevonden Game Reserve – all malaria free, Big 5 safari destinations.
A tour of Johannesburg city is mandatory.
The town of Hazyview is seen as the gateway to the Kruger National Park.
This area is well-known for being one of the most breathtaking in South Africa and day tours to this area includes a Blyde River Canyon Cruise, Endangered Wildlife Experience Tour, Kruger National Park Day Tour, Panorama Route Tour, Sunset Safari, Morning Walking Safari Tour in Kruger Park, Horse Whispers Tour, Chimpanzee Eden and Botanical Gardens Tour, White River Rafting and abseiling to name but a few of the Hazyview highlights.
From Hazyview you can choose to overnight at some of the best safari lodges in South Africa.
The Kruger National Park of South Africa needs no introduction.
Seen as South Africa’s premier safari destination we offer a great selection of day tours as well as overnight tours of up to 5 nights to this safari destination.
On your overnight safari tours you can choose between group tours or private tailor-made travel packages.
Some of the safari lodges within the Kruger National Safari Park includes traditional lodges, but also luxury tented safari lodges as well as treetop lodges for the more adventurous.
An overnight safari tour of the Kruger Park will never disappoint.
There are many private game reserves within the greater Kruger National Park.
One of those are the Kapama Game Reserve where you will find 6 private safari lodges within.
Have a look at www.kapamasafarilodges.co.za for great value big 5 safari experiences within the Kruger Park.
Top Tip: The safari lodges in Kruger Park are often booked more than 1 year in advance, so plan you safari holiday to South Africa carefully in order not to be disappointed.
The Kruger National Park is famous for its private, big 5 safari lodges.
The Malelane area is located to the south of the Kruger National Park and we also offer tours of South Africa into the Kruger Park area from here.
These new and exciting day tours of Southern Africa that can be experienced from Malelane is the Malelane to Swaziland Day Tour as well as the Malelane to Mozambique Day Tour – one of the most popular tours from here.
From Malelane you can also visit the safari lodges of the Kruger National Park (towards the south).
This makes for interesting big 5 day safari or overnight safari options.
The friendly city of Port Elizabeth also offers an interesting range of day tours of South Africa.
You can experience city tours of Port Elizabeth or you may decide to be more adventurous and enjoy a birds-eye view of Port Elizabeth from above on a helicopter flip.
Just north of Port Elizabeth you will find the famous Addo Elephant National Park – one of the premier safari destinations in South Africa.
You may even want to consider an overnight safari stay at one of the Addo Park safari lodges.
As a day and safari tour broker, the friendly South African Day Tours team will assist you in planning the most suitable tour package for you.
Pretoria is the capital city of South Africa.
From Pretoria you can experience exquisite full day and half day tours of this beautiful part of South Africa.
Did you know that from Pretoria you are less than 2 hours drive to both the Welgevonden Game Reserve and the Madikwe Game Reserve?
Both offer malaria-free safari options.
Sun City is less than 1 hour from Pretoria.
As tour brokers, the South African Day Tours team are extremely excited to introduce two new and exciting destinations to our tour portfolio of day and overnight tours in Namibia and Victoria Falls.
The breathtaking beauty of Namibia can now be experienced in our exciting range of day tours and activities.
In Namibia you will find the tallest sand dunes in the world, but also some of the most beautiful sunsets.
Why not embark on our Living Desert Tour or go on a Dolphin and Catamaran Cruise?
The possibilities within Namibia are endless.
Did you know that Namibia is also one of the premier safari destinations in Africa?
There are more than 200 luxury safari lodges and camps in Namibia and we will be more than happy to introduce you to the perfect safari lodge or camp.
Namibia now offers excellent direct flights from many cities in Europe.
The magnificent area of the Victoria Falls needs no introduction - a true wonder of the world.
From Victoria Falls you can embark on delightful day and overnight tours to both the Chobe area as well as adventures on the mighty Zambezi River.
The day tours and trips to Chobe from Victoria Falls can start in both Livingstone and from Victoria Falls Town.
Victoria Falls is also the ideal destination to enjoy a helicopter flip over the mighty falls or enjoy a hot air balloon ride or (for the more adventurous) a microlight flight.
The area around the falls also has magnificent safari lodges and game reserves where you can stay for a couple of days.
Should you have luxury travel in mind, please feel free to ask us more about the Rovos Rail journey which includes Victoria Falls.
Train Journeys throughout South Africa
When it comes to luxury train journeys in South Africa there are only two options available.
The Blue Train and Rovos Rail both offers guests a luxury experience from a bygone era.
With Rovos Rail you have many interesting train journeys to choose from.
Please contact us for a quote.
We have been in operation since the year 2000 and we invite you to make use of our local knowledge as a South African Day Tour broker.
We can offer you a wide range of scheduled full day or half day tours as well as tailor made private tours.
We make use of our own vehicles with companies such as La Rochelle Tours, Franschhoek Wine Tours,
Stellenbosch Wine Tours,
Paarl Wine Tours.
We also make use of other companies such as Hylton Ross, African Eagle Day Tours, Springbok Atlas and more.
The friendly team of South African Day Tours will move the world to make your African travel dreams a reality.
We realize that this might be a once in a lifetime visit to South Africa and our aim is to give you complete peace of mind that every detail has been paid the utmost attention.
The whole team at South African Day Tours look forward to welcome you.