Welcoming Canadians to South Africa

Welcome to your South African guide that is made for all Canadian tourists looking to spend quality time in our country and experience the weather, wildlife and entertainment.

Here we share with you the top hotel and casino information that has been popular with Canadian players in the past.

You will also be provided with visa and travel information to make your journey to South Africa more easier.

Let us begin with where you can stay and be entertained whilst holidaying.

Play for real money in Carnival City

Megacomplex casino is one of the best casinos in South Africa and offers the highest standards of service. The casino has 1,750 slot machines where customers can try their luck. There are also 58 table games ranging from baccarat to blackjack, roulette and American poker. They also have video poker equipment and special games. Carnival City is open 24 hours a day, so players can play whenever they want.

Carnival campaign in the city

Visitors who often play in this casino join the MVG. This opens up a world of exclusive rights and benefits. MVG has access to the CityClub Prive Carnival, which rewards customers with exclusive private games, higher odds, special offers and promotions.

Other services in Carnival City

There is a lot to do in Carnival City, near a sophisticated casino. The site is also built with a huge concert hall that brings in performers from all over the world. You can experience the biggest and best South African musician at this resort as it has in the past held very famous concerts for musicians like Celine Dion, Lady Gaga, Simply Red and Hey Nonny Nonny!

Arcade and film

Every Friday the Bru City Carnival is a fun evening for those who want to go out in the evening. There is also a games room for those who want to play. The balcony has bowling, go-karting and lasers. You can also download the latest movies from the cinema.

Restaurant and Bar

Carnival City offers restaurants for all tastes. Surprising choices include Ocean Basket, , Beijing City, Giovanni’s and Harvest Grill & Wine.

Visit the Carnival Bar for a regular drink or watch your favorite sport at the Supersport Bar.


This 4-star Carnival City Hotel has 105 luxury rooms. At the hotel, guests will find the best service at affordable prices. It has WiFi, private pool, lobby and spa. The next morning there is also a free breakfast.

South African visa application for Canadian citizens

When you apply for a South African visa online, you will receive a simple form that Canadian citizens must complete, pay for and submit online with the correct information. After the registration has been digitized, applicants will receive an eVisa confirmation by e-mail.

Note: eVisa must be printed upon receipt and sent for border control upon arrival in South Africa.

The new eVisa application system will be used in several other migration phases. It is very important that all the information on the South African visa application form is correct, as failure to provide incorrect travel information, documents and passports can lead to an incorrect visa.

Passport and document requirements for Canadian citizens

To apply for EVISA in South Africa, Canadian citizens must meet certain requirements. As with most electronic visa procedures, Canadian citizens may need a valid email address, passport, and credit or debit card to apply for a South African electronic visa.

When more information is published about the type of information and requirements that Canadians seeking to apply for a South African visa online, all information on our website will be updated immediately.

Canadian citizens can now visit South Africa for up to 90 days without a visa. A visa is required for stays longer than 90 days. Before applying for a South African visa, make sure you are applying for the right type of visa based on the reason for your trip.

South Africa’s new online visa will allow governments and immigration authorities to control border control and immigration more effectively. This is a new system that many other countries have also introduced to modernize the visa regime.