Types of South African visas

There are many types of South African visas – from visas for working to visas for studying.

The purpose of your stay will determine which of these visas you’ll apply for.

To help you get started, we’re taking a look at the main visa categories South Africa offers. We’ll also give you links to more detailed information one each visa.

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11 Must-Do’s in South Africa

South Africa offers so much to see and do! The best part is that you’ll experience places and things not to be found anywhere else on Earth. 

So whether you’re a visitor or a new resident, be sure to put these 11 must-do’s on your list:

1. Drive Chapman’s Peak

Chapman’s Peak Drive winds from Hout Bay to Noordhoek and is widely regarded as one of the most scenic stretches of road in the world. Motorists navigate more than 100 bends, corners and curves along the 9km route and enjoy breath-taking views.

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The best small towns in South Africa

There are no shortage of charming little towns in South Africa. You’ll find all sorts here, from artists to ex-city dwellers who grew tired of the non-stop hustle and bustle. Everyone is looking for the same thing – peace and quiet.

These little towns are perfect for your next visit to South Africa or perhaps even for your retirement years. Think about it – European summers in the city, with African summers spent relaxing in the countryside.  Read more The best small towns in South Africa