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Luxury car rental Johannesburg, South Africa
South Africa is one of Africa’s leading travel destinations, home to big game safaris, sprawling coastal areas, majestic mountains and a host of interesting, friendly and diverse people. Luxury car rental Johannesburg is one of the best ways to experience the Rainbow Nation’s beauty. With Drive South Africa’s extensive range of luxury vehicle rentals, you’ll be on the road in style in no time.
Best time to visit
Choosing a best time to visit South Africa should be based on the activities and attractions that you’d like to experience. If you’d like to explore South Africa’s sun-kissed beaches, five star restaurants, world class winelands and it’s diverse cultures, then it’s best to travel during the summer months of November to March.
If wildlife is at the top of your list, then a visit to the wildlife-rich Kruger National Park during the dry winter months from May to September. A luxury car might not be a good fit for our national parks and game reserves, however, renting a 4×4 in South Africa is relatively cheap and easy.
Around the area
All South African towns are blessed with lots to do; from glorious nature within urban environments to, amazing architecture, incredible mountains and wonderful beaches there really is a world of magic and curiosity waiting around every corner.
Some of the leading sites in Cape Town include their fine selection of hotels and restaurants as well as the many museums which are scattered around the city. Other noteworthy places to visit include Table Mountain and Robben Island.
South Africa has so many roads to explore which are world class so if you’re visiting the country for the first time you’re going to want to experience this in style. Luxury car rental Johannesburg is optimal because the more comfort you have the better the experience and the more places you’ll be able to see. Get in touch today to ensure your self-drive experience in South Africa is the best one possible.
Length of stay
We recommend a two week stay when planning a South African holiday, giving the best chance of experiencing the best of South Africa’s beaches and wilderness areas. As mentioned above, if you are interested in exploring South Africa’s national parks and game reserves, renting a 4×4 in South Africa would be a better choice.
What to pack
South Africa’s is blessed with a moderate climate in comparison to Europe or North America. In summer most would be perfectly comfortable in shorts, sandals and general summer attire with one or two warm items if you get cold.
If you are coming during the winter months be prepared for cold mornings and nights so pack accordingly. If you are going to be traveling to malaria zones make all the necessary precautions of medication, mosquito nets and repellent.
Where to stay
Cape Town and the Western Cape
Cape Town which is arguably South Africa’s tourist hub is packed to the brim with amazing accommodation facilities which include boutique hotels, five star hotels and resorts and quaint homely lodges and guest houses. The Western Cape has a world of great places to stay also check out both the Garden Route and West Coast as an example.
Johannesburg and Gauteng
This is the financial hub of the country, but is also an immensely green city, with a lot of world class parks to visit within urban environments. Johannesburg also has a world of great accommodation facilities waiting around every corner, from sky rise five star hotels and resorts, to nearby bush camps and quaint guest houses there really is a world of class and sophistication waiting in the Johannesburg and Gauteng area.
Durban and KwaZulu Natal
Durban and the province of KwaZulu-Natal is arguably the part of the country with the best weather so much of the city of Durban and adjacent North and South Coasts are geared around this. Many accommodation facilities are tailored around holidaymakers. Also check out the breathtaking Drakensberg Mountains and Midlands Meander not far from Durban.
Why rent a luxury car in Johannesburg with Drive South Africa
With such a wonderful country to experience and explore, luxury car rental Johannesburg is one of the best ways to experience the wealth of attractions on offer. With so much experience in this regard you really won’t be in better hands. Pick up the phone, send an email or just fill out the easy step by step, booking form and get out there and explore all that this magical country has in store. Drive South Africa’s extensive team of sales and travel experts are here to make your every wish come true in picking your ideal luxury rent a car.
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