travel tips

Cape Town is a relatively modern, cosmopolitan city and getting around the city is fairly simple. Uber is commonly used and one of the easiest ways to get around. Alternatively on can use Rikkis Taxis or the MyCiTi Bus Service. One of the simplest and cheapest ways of seeing many major tourists attractions is to use the hop-on-hop-off bus service from City Sightseeing Tours. For more information on tourist attractions in Cape Town go to the Discover Cape Town page under the Social Programme.

South Africa has a modern and well-developed transport infrastructure. The air and rail networks are the largest on the continent, and the roads are generally in good condition. The country has airports in all of the major cities. The three main airports are OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg), Cape Town International Airport, and King Shaka International Airport (Durban). OR Tambo Airport is the major gateway to South Africa, offering international arrivals and departures internal (domestic) flights, and connections to the rest of Africa. For more information on tourist attractions in South Africa go to the South Africa page.