SA National Parks

South Africa's national parks remain among the country's most popular family holiday destinations.

A total number of 692 498 guests passed through the gates of the country's 21 national parks in December. Hugely popular and home to one of the world's natural wonders, the Table Mountain National Park was the most visited park, welcoming 333 090 guests during the month.

The world-famous Kruger National Park hosted 180 328 guests, achieving occupancy figures of 80.2% for accommodation units and 70.7% for campsites.

Visitor volumes picked up noticeably from 15 December, reaching a peak between Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

By SANParks