Planning a road trip can be a daunting task, considering the multitude of factors to consider in order to ensure a successful journey. Recognizing this challenge, Drive South Africa, a leading car rental comparison service in Africa, has developed the Road Trip Explorer.
This brand-new tool showcases over 50 remarkable African road trips contributed by adventurous travelers from around the world. Each entry includes itineraries, maps, and images, offering a wealth of information to fuel your wanderlust.
Road Trip Explorer overview
Accessible at no cost, the Road Trip Explorer provides detailed information about each destination, including reviews from fellow travelers. With unparalleled flexibility and customization options, travelers can plan their dream road trip at their own pace, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Example of step-by-step itinerary
When using the Road Trip Explorer, you’ll be able to select your preferred route and duration of travel. The tool then suggests destinations, activities, and accommodation options based on the experiences of other road-trippers. This personalized approach allows you to craft an itinerary that perfectly suits your preferences and ensures an enriching and fulfilling journey.
The Road Trip Explorer presents a map view of your chosen road trip, offering a visual representation of the adventure that awaits you. Additionally, you can browse through captivating images captured by the drivers themselves during their African escapades. Should you wish to have a physical copy of your selected route, the tool also allows you to download and print it for future reference, ensuring a seamless and hassle-free experience.
Example map view
Submit your own trip & win a week of vehicle hire.
The Road Trip Explorer is not only a valuable resource for travelers; it also welcomes contributions from road trippers. If you’ve embarked on an exciting road trip and want to share your experience, Drive South Africa encourages you to add your own route to the Explorer. As well as inspiring other travelers to embark on an unforgettable self-drive adventure, there is also the opportunity to win a week of car, 4×4, or camper van rental if you submit your own trip to the tool.
Andre Van Kets, director, and co-founder of Drive South Africa, on the launch of the tool
“We are thrilled to introduce the Road Trip Explorer Tool to travelers around the world. We believe that traveling should be about discovering new places and having unforgettable experiences, and this tool will help road-trippers do just that.
“We know that planning a road trip can be overwhelming, especially for those who are unfamiliar with Africa. That’s why we developed this tool – to simplify the planning process, help travelers make the most of their time on the road, and to be inspired by the experiences of other drivers – we believe the journey should be part of the adventure.”
Try out the Road Trip Explorer for yourself here: Road Trip Explorer | Drive South Africa
About Drive South Africa
Drive South Africa was founded in 2002 and is a car and 4×4 rental service in South Africa that specializes in encouraging self-drive African safaris for their customers.
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Being able to provide expert advice, hassle-free rental, and reliable service, the goal of Drive South Africa is to allow travelers to unlock the wonders of Africa through both car and 4×4 rentals. Currently, Drive South Africa partners with car rental companies such as Avis, Europcar, First Car Rental, Hertz, Bushlore, and Bluu Car Rental.
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