South Africa has that beauty which has no comparison and description in words. A beauty that can rival the most popular tourist attractions in Europe and America. It boasts of memorable sceneries including the shores of the Indian and Atlantic oceans, sun baked deserts, and picturesque mountains. If you are a lover of nature, South Africa is the ideal destination you must explore. Following are the Landmarks of South Africa.
Cape Town is the most popular tourist destination in Africa. The City is known as the most populous city in the country. This is known for the natural setting of the floral kingdom in Cape, its harbor and other known landmarks like the Cape Point and Table Mountain are some of the top ranked one.
This tourist destination can be found on the shore of Table Bay, just treat yourself to visit the highest mountain range in the region, the Drakensberg Mountains. Its height is estimated at 3,482 meters. If you look at it from a geological perspective, you can see that the range resembles the Simien Mountains in Ethiopia.
Kimberley Diamond Mines are also known as the “Big Hole.” This is the largest diamond mine in the world. Kimberley is the capital city of the Northern Cape in South Africa, which can be found near the convergence of the Vaal and Orange Rivers. It was also during the early days of this mining town when the De Beers Corporation started its business at the location. The Kimberley Diamond Mines are so big that it can actually be seen from space.
Among the spots and beautiful sights in South Africa, one must never miss the trip is the Kruger National Park. The existence since 1898, making it the oldest of all established wildlife parks in Africa. This will give you with the most unforgettable safari experience that you will treasure all your life.
In KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, you will be able to find a private game reserve known as the Phinda Game Reserve. Situated between two other good spots in the region, the Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park and the Mkuze Game Reserve, the P.G reserve is the great place to visit. The name means return to the wild. And that is exactly what one can experience upon visiting the site because you will find here seven diverse ecosystems that have palm savannah.
The Table Mountain National Park cannot be missed from the list of adventure landmarks of South Africa. This place used to be called as the Cape Peninsula National Park. This national park that is located at Cape Town, is able to protect that natural environment of the surroundings and whole Table Mountain Chain. This also protects and houses the rare fynbos vegetation.