They say if you visit a country for the first time, you have to ensure that you visit their main attraction. In South Africa, there are many places that can be deemed as a must-see, but there is one part in particular that encompasses so many of the things you need to experience in the country.
They call Sun City the Las Vegas of South Africa, because it has so many different entertainment aspects in addition to its famous casino. Sun City happens to be on the border of the Kruger National Park, South Africa's largest and most popular game reserve. There is no better place for a safari than the Kruger Park, and your chances of seeing all of the Big 5 are very high! In addition to the Kruger Park, the resort is neighboring many exciting and beautiful game lodges.
The resort rests against the Pilanesburg mountains, which makes for some beautiful scenery. There are many Sun City tours available for you to make use of, where they will take you on a detailed and informative trip. You can specify what you want to do on the tour, be it game drives, hot air balloon rides, horse backing and riding atop an elephant! There is no better way to see the wild than on top of an elephant, or riding high on the wind in a hot air balloon. Most of these tour packages will include accommodation at a Sun City hotel, some game drives and meals. You can speak to your tour operator or provider regarding the extras. Depending on your budget you can throw in the hot air balloon ride, horse back riding, quad biking, night time safaris, elephant rides, entrance to the water park area of Sun City and much, much more.
If you are looking for a relaxing, fun and expansive holiday showing the highlights of what South Africa has to offer, you can go on a Sun City Tour. There are many excellent tour operators out there with a wide range of packages available.
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