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Upington is a chief city founded in 1873 in the northern region of South Africa. This dry and hot area is characterized by desolate deserts and harsh landscapes. But it also boasts a marvellous oasis which is fertile and lush Orange River valley runs through it. This green shimmering valley provides a much respite through the harsh landscapes and bringing life-giving water from the distant highlands of Lesotho. So do not let the harsh landscape deter you as all credit goes to the Orange River which is a major source of relaxation and entertainment for the travallers and offers them much needed peace and tranquillity. So make your plan to visit this amazing holiday destination by booking flights to Upington.
Upington is both a gateway and an oasis to the Northern Cape’s formidable Kalahari Desert is situated on the Nama kwari Route between Johannesburg, Cape Town and Namibia making it the most convenient stop over to visit some of the most popular and amazing attractions like Kalahari Gemsbok National Park, Fish River Canyon, Namaqualand and Kalahari Desert. Statrt your sightseeing trip with a visit to Augrabies Falls National Park which covers a large area of land on both banks of Orange River, completely surrounding the fall is totally an unforgettable experience for its visitors. Enjoy the tranquillity and wonderful nature that accompanies a river cruise with Sakkie Se Arkie. It is a floating bar that has been operating since 1997 offering cruises on the Orange River is truly a delightful experience for its visitors. Indulge yourself in rejuvenating recreational activities like camping, picnics, fishing, quad biking and swimming etc.
If you love wildlife then the Red Dune Route is a perfect opportunity for you. It covers the area from north of Upington all the way to the Namibian border. The dunes are red due to the high iron dioxide levels found within the sand. This area is a home to a vast variety of wildlife and visitors can enjoy dune boarding, camel riding, guided walks and bird watching like activities. If you love wines then you just can’t afford to miss a visit to Orange River Cellars which has been operating since 1965 and has been expanded its operation is the producer of 30 different wine products with many achieving national and international recognition. If you want to have some fun then do visit Desert Palace Casino which is located 7 Km from Upington CBD on the NH14 is full of amusement activities with a restaurant for great dining. If you want to enjoy all this and much more then grab the best deals on flights to Upington and you surely love to spend your holidays over here.
The flightoffice.co.uk is here to offer you cheap and best flight deals to your desired destination. Airlines that offer flights to Upington form the United Kingdom include South African Airways, British Airways and the Multiple Airlines. The connecting city when flying from London to Upington is Johhanesburg and the airports from where you can get the flights are London Heathrow and Gatwick and the nearest airport to the Upington is Upington airport.
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