Zippy Newsletter

Previous newsletters...

Southern Africa Travel Guide

Ellis Park

Country: South Africa
Region: Johannesburg
Mostly known as a rugby stadium, Ellis Park has known triumph and tragedy. Here the Springboks won the Rugby World Cup final in 1995 (as depicted in the movie "Invictus") but it was also the location of South Africa's biggest soccer disaster in 2001, when 43 supporters lost their lives in a stampede. During the World Cup the stadium will carry its commercial name, Coca Cola Park. Capacity: upgraded to seat 65 thousand.
  Hits: 4129
Powered by Sigsiu.NET

Related tours

Get away to Johannesburg and travel along the Panorama Route, one of South Africa’s most scenic drives, where we will visit the Blyde River Canyon, which is the third largest canyon in the world. Enjoy the Kruger Park with its awesome wildlife, cross the Mozambique border towards Bilene, which is situated on a hill overlooking the sprawling waters of the Uembje. After this you spend some days in Tofo, home to the largest Whale Shark and Manta populations in the world. To round it up you enter the Hlane Royal National Park in Swaziland before you come back to South Africa where you get the possibility to dive in Sodwana Bay, Protea Banks and Aliwal Shoal. From R29, 330 per person sharing...  Activity package of R1200 applies.


A quick word of thanks for helping to plan our wonderful visit to South Africa. We very much enjoyed all parts of our trip- the lodging choices were perfect for our family, the rent a car great, and the safari at Amakhala magical. Its hard being back in the grey Boston winter, but we still have w...

Rushika Fernandopulle

Zipping Zebra

PO Box 26533
Hout Bay
Cape Town
South Africa

T: +27-(0)21-7907148
F: +27-(0)21-7907147