See the stunning sights and safari sensations of South Africa in one of the planet's premier gap year destinations. The country is bursting with amazing things to do and is a must-see for any intrepid explorer! Take in the dizzy heights of Table Mountain, the gorgeous glories of the Garden Route, go safari-crazy in the African bush or ride an ostrich in Oudtshoorn. Get your pulse racing with a bungee jump or swim with the great white shark...Try an adventure package for the complete thrill-seeking experience. South Africa is the holy grail for any animal lover; volunteer on an amazing range of conservation projects and get up close and personal with mischievous monkeys or charismatic cheetahs. Discover the addictive magic of South Africa and you'll be hooked in no time!South Africa Key Facts
20 or 21 days from £1,0291029
Volunteering and road trip in stunning South Africa
A full-on, hands-on experience in South Africa! Combine community volunteering in Cape Town with the ultimate South African road trip. See stunning scenery and wildlife along the way and try some awesome adrenaline activities!
7 days from £439439
The ultimate South African Road Trip adventure!
Discover the best of South Africa on this week-long Garden Route Adventure. Go on a game drive in Addo National Park, head underground at Cango Caves and sample some of South Africa’s world famous wines on Route 62!
8 or 10 weeks from £2,4792479
Experience the best of South Africa
Go wild in South Africa on this incredible 360 combo trip, including an African wild adventure, a breathtaking road trip, community volunteering in Cape Town and wonderful wildlife sanctuary projects!
22 days from £1,585 £1,8651585
From Zanzibar to Kruger and everything inbetween!
Journey across Africa and discover wild plains, roaming wildlife and exquisite island beaches. Explore the spice island of Zanzibar, Lake Malawi, Victoria Falls, Kruger National Park and more!
14 days from £1,389 £1,6351389
Beautiful African beaches and wildlife!
Journey through Mozambique and Zimbabwe over 14 action-packed days! Discover gorgeous landscapes, wonderful wildlife and some truly out of this world beaches!
5-12 weeks from £1,1191119
Share your footy skills and coach kids!
Spend 5 – 12 weeks as a football coach in beautiful South Africa and teach kids how to play the beautiful game! Pass on your skills, inspire kids and make a difference on this fantastic volunteer programme.
4 months or longer from £5,8995899
An epic round-the-world adventure of a lifetime!
Tick off four continents on this unforgettable globe-trotting experience! Look after wildlife in South Africa, get adventurous in Thailand, go beach-hunting in Australia, explore stunning landscapes in New Zealand and enjoy an unforgettable American road trip – all in one incredible package!
20 weeks or longer from £6,3996399
Become the ultimate explorer!
Travel the whole world with this incredible package trip! Tick off South Africa, Thailand, Singapore, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, USA, and Brazil - you’ll have seen and done it all!
9-30 days from £639639
Work aboard the shark cage dive boats!
Spend 2-4 weeks on this awesome shark and whale conservation project in stunning South Africa; go on research and cage diving boat trips and get up close to amazing marine wildlife!
5-12 weeks from £1,1191119
Become a sports coach and inspire kids in Africa
Head over to South Africa and teach kids your favourite sport! Volunteer in beautiful Port Elizabeth and share your passion for netball, hockey, rugby, tennis or swimming. Get sporty and make a difference!