South Africa wildlife

Aardvark Aardvark
Seen by:
381 members
African buffalo African buffalo
Seen by:
1341 members
African caracal African caracal
Seen by:
457 members
Baboon Baboon
Seen by:
1261 members
Bat-eared fox Bat-eared fox
Seen by:
443 members
Bushbaby Bushbaby
Seen by:
689 members
Cheetah Cheetah
Seen by:
1181 members
Dik dik Dik dik
Seen by:
968 members
Eland Eland
Seen by:
767 members
Elephant Elephant
Seen by:
1520 members
Genet cat Genet cat
Seen by:
507 members
Giraffe Giraffe
Seen by:
1468 members
Hartebeest Hartebeest
Seen by:
832 members
Hippopotamus Hippopotamus
Seen by:
1351 members
Honey badger Honey badger
Seen by:
520 members
Hyena Hyena
Seen by:
1332 members
Impala Impala
Seen by:
1304 members
Jackal Jackal
Seen by:
986 members
Kudu Kudu
Seen by:
739 members
Leopard Leopard
Seen by:
1311 members
Lion Lion
Seen by:
1494 members
Meerkat Meerkat
Seen by:
310 members
Mongoose Mongoose
Seen by:
774 members
Nile crocodile Nile crocodile
Seen by:
938 members
Ostrich Ostrich
Seen by:
1125 members
Pangolin Pangolin
Seen by:
316 members
Puku Puku
Seen by:
243 members
Rhinoceros Rhinoceros
Seen by:
1111 members
Serval Serval
Seen by:
534 members
Suni Suni
Seen by:
218 members
Terrapin Terrapin
Seen by:
237 members
Topi Topi
Seen by:
627 members
Vervet monkey Vervet monkey
Seen by:
909 members
Warthog Warthog
Seen by:
1200 members
Waterbuck Waterbuck
Seen by:
1045 members
Wild dog Wild dog
Seen by:
802 members
Wildebeest Wildebeest
Seen by:
1267 members
Zebra Zebra
Seen by:
1471 members
Enlarge map to see all parks and current weather

About South Africa

Capital:
Pretoria
Population:
44 million
Currency:
Total area:
1,219,912 km² (471,011 miles²)
Wildlife:
Languages:
English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Tswana, Xhosa, Swati, Sotho, Tsonga , Ndebele, Venda
Airports:
Cape Town (CPT)
Durban (DUR)
Johannesburg (JNB)

Parks and game reserves

Recommended vaccinations

Voltage and plug type

  • Type C (220V) Type C (220V)
  • Type D (220V) Type D (220V)
  • Type M (220V) Type M (220V)
  • Type N (220V) Type N (220V)

Getting to South Africa

Recent tour operator reviews

Articles about South Africa

Latest photos by our community

Animals you can find

Pangolin
Pangolin
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
Cheetah
Cheetah
Leopard
Leopard
Lion
Lion
Wild dog
Wild dog
See a complete list

Activities you can do

Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Beaches
Beaches
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Rock climbing
Rock climbing
Expand/Reduce activities
Shortlisted tour operators You can shortlist up to
5 tour operators