Capital: Cape Town (Legislation)
Form of state: federal republic
Head of state: Cyril Ramaphosa
Official language: English, Afrikaans, Bantu language
Membership: UN, African Unio, Commonwealth
Population: 57 725 600 people
Area: 1 219 912 km2
Those infected with infected areas, such as those from neighboring countries, must be vaccinated against yellow fever. It is advisable to check the usual vaccinations for the vaccine schedule, such as tetanus, diphtheria polo, donkey cough, mumps rosary, measles (MMR vaccine) and seasonal influenza vaccine for adults. In some areas, measles diseases such as Pretoria (Tshwane) and Johannesburg have become more common. It is recommended that hepatitis A be used during the trip, while hepatitis B, vaccinia and tetanus are used for longer stays.
Travelers in the Kruger National Park should take tablets to prevent malaria infection.
South Africa is located in the south of the African continent. In the north, Botswana and Zimbabwe, northwest Namibia is northeast of Mozambique and Swaziland, west of the Atlantic Ocean, and the Indian Ocean in the east. There is an independent kingdom within the territory of the country: Lesotho. One of Africa's most advanced states.
Economy: industrial agrarian country. 13% of the earning population in agriculture, 30% in the production and processing industries, and 57% in the tertiary sector. High in seasonal jobs and mining the number of guest workers from surrounding countries. The roles of the British, American and French capitalist groups are dominant, which account for nearly two-thirds of diamond mining, two-thirds of gold mining, one-third of mining, and 50% of the manufacturing industry. The fastest way in this country is to repay foreign capital investment in this country. 40% of GDP is generated by mining and industry, the share of agriculture is 5%. Earth is one of the wealthiest countries in the mineral resource. Africa is the most economically advanced and most industrialized nation in Africa.
The coastline is almost 3000 km long and extremely regular, only in the southern part of the country, where Agulhas, the southernmost point of the continent, is located in the region of the Cape of Good Condition. 150 km southeast.
The country's most characteristic feature is the high altitude.
The coastal strip is usually narrow, the shoreline is poor in natural harbors, the relief rises steeply to the interior of the mainland.
Its surface can be divided into two basic territorial units:
an inner plateau (South African highlands), which averages 1000 to 1400 meters above sea level;
the area between the plateau and the shoreline.
From the highlands, whose precipitation waters are westward to Orange, and to the east by the Limpopo River, which will turn north and west along the Kalahari Basin, gradually descend to it. From it, lonely hills and long stretches of mountain ranges emerge.
From the five-star luxury hotels to the straw-covered huts in the wildlife reserve, there is a great choice of accommodation. Well-equipped motels, caravan parks, campsites along the hiking trails are waiting for guests.
HIGHLIGHTER TOURIST DESTINATION
- Kruger National Park "big five" animal
- Cape Town and Robben Island
- Sun City
- Pietermaritzburg and the Valley of 1000 Hills
- Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve
- Augrabies Falls National Park
- Culture of the country, festivals