Mark the start of a wondrous self-drive vacation in South Africa as you land in Johannesburg International Airport. Get a campervan hire from Salamanda Travel and enjoy great specials and exciting deals on a wide fleet of vehicles you can choose from. With a motorhome, you’ll be delighted doubly because there’s no need to worry about accommodation as it is taken care of, always just waiting.
Johannesburg International Airport, which is now known as O. R. Tambo International Airport, is not the largest airport in South Africa but is the busiest one there is, with up to 28 million passengers per year. It is the primary airport for direct local and international flights to all continents (except Africa). Some of its destinations include Cairo, Windhoek, Sydney, Abu Dhabi, and London, to name a few. The airport is located in Kempton Park, Ekurhuleni.
The largest city in South Africa
Although not part of the three capital cities of South Africa, Johannesburg is the largest city there. It is the seat of the constitutional court and is the provincial capital of South Africa’s wealthiest province, Gauteng. Located in the city is the Witwatersrand range of hills with their very large deposits of gold and diamond trade, making the city a large-scale hub for the trade.
There is no shortage of things to do in Johannesburg. The city, with its nicknames Jozi, Joburg or Jo’burg, eGoli and Joeys, is teeming with diverse activities and attractions that will suit all kinds of travellers and vacationists. For a more relaxed cultural visit, you can go to the art galleries, cultural institutes and studios and watch a show in the many theatres. To get a load of the buzzing nightlife, Johannesburg houses a tons of hot spots like pubs and clubs.
The city is relatively modern with wonderful skylines and places to visit round the clock. A campervan hire will be perfect for the excellent roads and pavements, and of course, to see the entirety of the dazzling city in its entirety, at your own pace.