Visa Requirements

More information on visa requirements can be found on the website of the South African Department of Home Affairs. Please take note that immunisation for yellow fever is an entry requirement if your journey starts or entails passing through the yellow fever belt of Africa or South America. Read more on the Yellow Fever Policy for South Africa.

If you require an invitation letter, please contact the This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with the following information:

  1. Full name, passport number and country of issue.
  2. Full mailing address and a fax number to send the letter.
  3. Names and passport numbers of your accompanying persons, if any.

 Please, be sure to provide your name and the names of your accompanying persons exactly as written in the passports.

 
Travelling around Cape Town

The Cape Town Ritz Hotel runs a shuttle service to/from the airport for hotel guests at ZAR 280.00 per person per trip for individual bookings. Group rates can be arranged by contacting Yolande at +27 (0)21 439 4001 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

More options and further information on travelling around Cape Town can also be found on the  Cape Town Tourism website.

 
Health & Safety

When visiting any major city, visitors should take certain health and safety precautions. Some basic tips can be found on the Cape Town Tourism website.

Please take note of the Yellow Fever Policy for South Africa.

 
Information on Cape Town
Visit the Cape Town Tourism website for information on what to do in Cape Town during your stay. Guided tours can also be booked via their offices.