On this page you will find links to websites that can be useful when planning your trip to southern Africa.



If you want to travel through South Africa as a backpacker, consider a ticket for the

BAZ Bus.


View here which campsites you would like to reserve. The South Africa Specialist can reserve the camping pitches for you.


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European Insurance
Always take out travel and cancellation insurance. You need global coverage for South Africa.

You can also take out insurance yourself: Click here

Kusasa Project
An active organization that has supported underprivileged youth in a responsible way for years.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs travel advice

On the website of Nederlandwereldwijd.nl you will find travel advice per country which is issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. You will also find general travel information on the country pages.

Travel advice Lesotho
Travel advice Eswatini (Swaziland)
Travel advice Namibië
Travel advice Botswana
Travel advice Zambia
Travel advice  Mozambique
Travel advice Zimbabwe
Travel advice Mauritius

Public Holidays South Africa
The South Africa Specialist is closed on South African public holidays or works with so-called skeleton staff.

SPOTS Foundation

SPOTS Foundation is committed to the endangered wild cats in the wild. Ask us about projects for the protection of wild animals or precisely which projects / companies we do not recommend.

STOP Rhino Poaching
The rhino’s horn is still cut off and used for commerce. This causes many rhinos to die. To prevent this, support is needed.

Flight  Claim Service

With the flight claim service of the consumer association you can find out if you are eligible for compensation in case of flight delays.


Visa service Breda
If you need help with applying for your visa, you can contact the Visa service.

Volunteer work
Khaya Volunteer Projects South Africa. For affordable and unique volunteer projects in South Africa, Khaya offers projects focused on animals, nature, sports, community and children for a different way of traveling!