There are many things that you can do in South Africa to get an authentic experience, but SA flights really is the way to go if you are looking for the most authentic experience you can find. There really is something to South African domestic flights, since it offers a unique experience. Our airlines are just not the same as any other airlines in the world, which is something that you will really start to realize once an attendant starts speaking over the intercom. A famous comedian once made a joke about it, and while it was extremely funny, the reason for it being funny is the fact that it was completely true.
People who have flown with airlines like Mango and Kulula will know exactly what we are talking about, and if you are a fanatic about getting the most out of a trip, doing like the locals do can sometimes yield great rewards, and this is one of those times. If you are planning on reaching a certain destination anyway, you will have the pleasure of being able to kill two birds with one stone, so to speak.
Of course every one of the airlines has their own kind of feel to it, which means, ideally you would want to have at least one trip with each of them. Luckily, our airlines are very competitive, and when considering the current state of the rand, if you are not from South Africa, you will find that flights are extremely cheap. Even the locals are beginning to smile more and more about the prices, especially when comparing them to the prices of a few years back while keeping inflation in mind.
There are many great cities in South Africa that you may want to visit when you are here, and if you are planning on staying a while and you don’t mind flying, this will give you the opportunity to see a few of them and experiencing more than one of the airlines anyway. If you are not sure what cities to try out, here are a few pointers:
Cape Town, the mother city, is one of the most amazing cities that South Africa has to offer. You will find some of the most amazing beaches in the world, amazingly diverse cuisine and some of the most interesting cultures.
Johannesburg, on the other hand, is kind of like the New York of South Africa, and it has loads to offer for any kind of person.
Other popular choices include Durban, Port Elizabeth, East London and Bloemfontuin. Wherever you decide to go, we hope you have a lovely time and enjoy the bountiful, beautiful nature that South Africa has to offer.