Hiking in South Africa

Enjoy hiking in South Africa and discover stunning landscapes and wildlife with one of the certified guides at Explore-Share.com!

South Africa is home to over 20 National Parks and 2 of the world’s most famous wildlife reserves. Furthermore, it is surrounded by a breathtaking shoreline. Choose one of the featured programs at Explore-Share.com and enjoy hiking in South Africa with one of our certified guides.

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There are many reasons for choosing Hiking in South Africa

South Africa boasts more than 20 national parks. Hiking is a great way to explore them and to discover their unique terrain and vegetation.


Good to know:

Country code



South African rand

How to get there

Fly to Cape Town International Airport


Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English, Sepedi, Tswana, Sotho, Tsonga, Swazi, Venda, Ndebele, SA Sign Language

Best time to visit

During the spring (September to November) and autumn (March to May). Winter (from May to September) is also an option, though a bit cold and wet, and summer is hot


High summer temperatures and mild winters characterize South Africa's climate with summer rains in most of the country except Western Cape where it usually rains more in winter

More info about Hiking in South Africa:

Would you like to enjoy some of the best hiking in South Africa? Then get ready to experience a unique wilderness adventure. South Africa boasts more than 20 national parks, all with amazing biodiversity. Furthermore, safari hiking is also an option in South Africa and one you will never forget. Additionally, you can go on beach treks, or go hiking on Table Mountain, one of South Africa’s most emblematic spots overlooking Cape Town. The Magaliesberg mountains in the north of the country are another great hiking destination, as is the Drakensberg region of the Great Escarpment in the south.  

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