While traveling overseas is a joy everyone should experience at least once in their lives the hassle of getting a visa to travel to your country of choice can be a serious hassle. Not to mention the fact that it adds exorbitant extra costs to your travel budget! Luckily for South Africans there are a few travel destinations that cut out the visa process completely (Hallelujah!) so you can avoid all the nasty paperwork and just enjoy booking your holiday. And, to make your life even easier, Cheapflights.co.za has scoured the web and pulled together the best deals to the top ten visa-free destinations for South Africans.

1. Peru

Covering the largest part of the Amazon rainforest (second to Brazil), Peru offers some of the most mysterious and beautiful sites in the world.

2. Argentina

From learning to tango to drinking some pretty spectacular wine, Argentina offers more than just nightlife. The capital Buenos Aires is also renowned as one of the world’s most exhilarating cities.



3. Jamaica

The home of Reggae, the Bob Marley Museum, and the perfect spot for cocktails on the beach, this Caribbean island is known for having the best snorkeling and diving spots.

4. The Bahamas

From sandy white beaches to crystal blue waters, the Bahamas is home to almost every breed of shark, and a scuba divers’ paradise.

5. South Korea

For those looking for a combination of tranquility and buzz, South Korea is the place to go. Don’t miss out on trying the traditional street food or visiting some of the most beautiful Buddhist landmarks.



6. Thailand

With constant warm weather, endless days on the beach, and warm, friendly locals, this postcard-perfect tropical island is on every list of must-visit spots.

7. Zambia

Just a stone’s throw away from home, Zambia offers visitors the opportunity to meet wildlife eye-to-eye. For the more outdoorsy type, the country offers white water rafting down the Zambezi river or bungee jumping from Victoria Falls bridge.

8. Botswana

The untouched land of beauty, fantastic game viewing and a land protected for wildlife and nature conservation, Botswana is the place to go for those wanting to avoid the crowds.

New Zealand

New Zealand.

9. New Zealand

This compact country is the place where bungee jumping was invented. Not just known for its wild side, New Zealand also offers rugged coastlines and a pristine environment that look like the set of the Lord of The Rings.

10. Ireland

Known for its pub culture, trying a Guinness beer here is compulsory. Farmer’s markets are scattered across landscapes and castles are around every corner.

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