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Southern Circle’s Wedding Services

Every bride deserves to look her absolute best on her wedding day. South African designers are world-class. Search the Internet for our best or ask us to advise according to your personal requirements. For those wanting a touch of Hollywood, limo services are...

South Africa’s Ideal Wedding Beaches

South Africa is also well known for its beautiful beaches. You’ll be spoiled for choice among the trendy hotspots of the Cape, the untamed wilderness of the Garden Route and the all-year round warmth of KwaZulu-Natal’s northern and southern coastline.  The...

Romantic South Africa

Cape Town, famous for its magnificent World Heritage Site, Table Mountain, and its sun-soaked beaches, is the choice of hopeless romantics everywhere. Or declare your love on a deserted beach along the east coast with crashing waves providing the soundtrack; start...

Wedding Planning

From kosher to custom-made and quirky, hotels and lodges across the country cater for any type or size wedding, and in-house event coordinators are available to arrange just about anything for that unforgettable celebration. And who wouldn’t opt for someone else...

Religion and Translators

South Africa is the rainbow nation, where every race, culture, creed and religion is valued and protected by our constitution. Whether you’re Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist or Atheist, this country respects your right to believe or otherwise and most local...

Wild Life Wedding Tours Music and Legal Issues

And the music… Music is the heartbeat of Africa and no wedding on our shores is complete without an African drum roll! Local musicians, live performers and cultural dancers can transform your special occasion into a production. For the more conventional, there’s...

The Wildlife Honeymoon

After the wedding festivities, relax on the perfect honeymoon in the African bush or in one of our celebrated cities. Among tourists, a big game safari tops the list and the trip of your choice is easily and expertly arranged. From the Cape right up to the northern...

The Seduction of Traditional Africa

For a true taste of Africa, a cultural wedding is the way to go. The Simunye Cultural Village in KwaZulu-Natal offers Zulu wedding rites and specially prepared feasts. Be seduced by African drumming and join in the legendary dancing that goes on well into the night....

High Adventure Matrimony

Adrenaline junkies can take the plunge in a heart-stopping moment. On the Garden Route, the world’s highest commercial bungee jump is found at Bloukranz Bridge.In KwaZulu-Natal, you can meet your mate at the St Lucia Wetlands Park, horse-riding riding through the...

Your most Exotic and Exciting Wedding Tour

You are about to embark on the most exciting and exotic journey of your life! Imagine exchanging your vows as a herd of elephant or pride of lions sip water from a nearby water hole. Or taking the ultimate plunge from the world’s highest commercial bungee jump? Or do...

Wild Life Wedding Tour Conclusion

Why wait, contact us right away for some great ideas or a no obligation quote. Bring your close friends and/or family with to experience this amazing journey with you. Or elope and do it alone. Remember, we  arrange from the honeymoon only to all aspects of the...

uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park

Covering an area of 240 000 hectares, the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park is dominated by sheer cliffs, deeply incised valleys and crystal clear rivers. It was declared a World Heritage Site in 2000 for both its natural beauty and cultural importance. The many rivers,...

Mapungubwe National Park

The Mapungubwe National Park has numerous archaeological sites dating from Early Stone Age (1 million to 250 000 years ago) to the present, and is considered to be the most remarkable Iron Age site in South Africa. Situated on the confluence of the Limpopo and Shashe...

The Vredefort Dome

Vredefort “Fort of Peace” is situated approximately 126km South of Johannesburg. This rural town is known throughout the world for geological formations called the Vredefort Structure. The lunar landscape of this very important geological site was caused...

A look at our National Symbols

The South African flag, unfurled on 27 April 1994, replaced the old flag that represented the country from 31 May 1928.   Its colours are bold and vibrant.  The chilli red/orange, white and blue date back to the earliest times of the country’s flag...

Luxury Tour Operator Cape Town

Southern Circle Tours and Safaris is an inbound Tour Operator specialising in luxury tailor-made tours and daily excursions departing from Cape Town, South Africa. Whether you are a seasoned traveler in the Western Cape or a first time visitor to Cape Town and the...

Our Customs and Cultures

Understanding our Cultures South Africa has 11 languages and each one of them is attached to a culture, whether it is quite similar to the next one or not. Historically the white speaking South Africans have strictly clung to their ancestral cultures from Europe and...

Luxury Tour Operator in South Africa

Southern Circle Tours and Safaris is an inbound Tour Operator specialising in luxury tailor-made tours and daily excursions of South Africa. We operate from all major cities in South Africa, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Whether you are...

The Cape Floral Region

A serial site – in Cape Province, South Africa – made up of eight protected areas, covering 553,000-ha, the Cape Floral Region is one of the richest areas for plants in the world. It represents less than 0.5% of the area of Africa but is home to nearly 20%...

South Africa’s World Heritage Sites

Given the spectacular and diverse culture, history, nature and wildlife that South Africa harbours, it is not surprising that seven of the globe’s World Heritage Sites are found here. What is a World Heritage Site? There are two types of World Heritage Sites...

Namaqualand Flowers

Namaqualand is  a wilderness strewn with mines and mission stations, diamonds and dust. However, for a few frivolous weeks in spring, the granite hills and lava lowlands erupt with flowers. About 4 000 species of plant lie dormant amongst the sand and stone,...

The Greater St Lucia Wetland Park

(The iSimangaliso Wetland Park) “The St Lucia Wetland Park must be the only place on the globe where the world’s oldest land mammal [the rhinoceros] and the world’s biggest terrestrial mammal [the elephant] share an ecosystem with the world’s...

Nelson Mandela’s Long Walk to Freedom

Nelson Mandela is one of the world’s most revered statesmen, who led the struggle to replace the apartheid regime of South Africa with a multi-racial democracy. Despite many years in jail, he emerged to become the country’s first black president and to...

A new South Africa

A wide range of political parties took part in the CODESA (Convention for a Democratic South Africa) talks. After lengthy negotiations, an interim constitution was agreed upon that made it possible to go to the polls on 27 April 1994 for the first time on a...