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Welcome and enjoy your travel in South Africa

Members of Knysna & the Western Cape Tourism Board

Welcome and enjoy your travel in South Africa


Planning a South African vacation can be done
from the comfort of your own Home

Don't risk a "Holiday from Hell"
Have a hands on approach with your next self drive holiday.
Arrange Your South African Holiday Today

South Africa has been rated in the top ten most popular tourist destinations in the world today and is considered one of the best value for money vacations.

Over 7000 new cars!

"Advanced bookings during the summer season (October - April) are becoming essential, especially in the Western Cape region"
(Virgin Travel Web Site)

Why book through Selftour Holidays?

Because you don't want the standard tour packages offered in all the travel brochures.

Because you do want your own personalised holiday doing the things you want to do and see.

BUT still want the peace of mind and comfort of knowing that you are dealing with an experienced and reputable registered company that looks after you every step of the way.

A visit to our guest book will confirm this assurance and put your mind at ease.

"What a wonderful service you provide!   Before, during and after. Thanks very much."     As stated by Mr R Thackray, Headmaster. guest book

Registered members of
the Knysna Tourism Bureau, being a division of the larger Western Cape Tourist board

Registered South African tour operators with the Knysna Tourist boards


  founded in May 2000
was registered as a
Closed Corporation in 2002
cc No. 2002/050421/23

Selftours is furthermore registered for
VAT.   No. 4100220229

What the Selftours Team does for you

SELFTOURS sets you free to enjoy optimum freedom from every moment of your vacation, with the peace of mind of professional arrangements and reputable back-up all the way. 

"Man on the Scene" - That's us - Once your vacation begins, Selftours remains in the background offering support to further assist you should you so require, but leaving you the full freedom to explore "a world in one country" at your own pace.  Our aim is to ensure that you do not feel alone in a foreign country but to know that we are always there should you need us.

What do we do - We design your personalised Self drive Holiday Tour of Southern Africa or guided coach tour, depending on the size of your group based on your preferences, be it a golfing vacation or an adrenaline seeking mission or just touring and soaking up the sun and scenery. We have something for everyone.  We advise on areas of interest and activities.  In conjunction with you we slowly build your dream vacation to your design.  Once everything has been agreed to, within your budget and time constraints, we arrange book all your accommodation, car hire and some of your chosen activities for you.

Your SELFTOURS Package  - On arrival you receive your personal comprehensive Selftours Tour Package covering your itinerary and all the information you will need to make your vacation run smoothly, from road maps to contact telephone numbers. Click here to see the package.

So where do you start? - Simply fill in our enquiry form outlining your interests and preferences for your special vacation and we do the rest!  Please tell us as much as you can.  The form is emailed to us instantly. We shall respond with some ideas within a day or two.

So when does your vacation start?- The minute you land in South Africa your vacation swings into top gear.  All your transport & accommodation requirements will have been expertly pre-designed and arranged for you, thereby saving you valuable vacation time.  

SELFTOURS are registered members on the Knysna and Western Cape Tourist boards