For the majority of foreign nationals who travel to South Africa for vacation, entry is straightforward and hassle-free. All visitors to South Africa must be in possession of a valid passport, but for many countries, visas are not required up to a maximum number of days. For the latest visa requirements, click on the link below:
Please note that the listings on the link above are subject to change without notice, so please visit the page again within ample time before your departure from your home country to ensure that you have up-to-date information.
Should you need any further assistance or clarity from Department of Foreign Affairs officials outside South Africa, an alphabetical listing of Department offices can be found at the link below: