Travel information

Who needs a visa?
Citizens of certain countries do not need to apply for a visa to enter South Africa if the intended stay in 90 days or less. You may need proof of an outbound flight within 90 days of landing and two blank pages in your passport. Click here for more information.

Health information
There is no malaria risk in the Cape Town area. For more information on recommended vaccines, click here.

Invitation letter
If you require an invitation letter, please contact the organising committee at

​The Stellenbosch area is quiet and relatively safe, but it is sensible to take normal precautions at night time, such as travelling in groups. If you plan on some travel in the local area, car rental (available in Stellenbosch) or Uber are good options. Public transport is not recommended.