If you’re a South African passport holder, you’re in luck. Saffas can travel to more than 100 lekker destinations - from tropical islands to historical cities - without having to apply for a visa in advance.
On the African continent, you can get your safari on in Botswana, Namibia and Zambia. If you’re looking for a beach holiday, choose between the stunning islands of the Maldives, Mauritius and Seychelles. Or, if you’d prefer a kiff city-based break, visit Ireland, South Korea or Hong Kong. Feeling adventurous? Explore the scenery of Brazil, Chile or Ecuador. And that’s not all.
Applying for a tourist visa can be stressful, time consuming and expensive. But there are many amazing countries that South Africans can visit without one! All you need is a valid passport. Happy travels!
Getting your visa on arrival is mostly a hassle-free process. You don’t need to apply in advance, you simply fill out some paperwork at the destination airport. Some are free of charge, others are paid for. Do research before you travel, and make sure you have the right amount in the approved currency when you arrive at the airport.