24 Countries South Africans Can Visit Visa-Free in 2024

24 Countries South Africans Can Visit Visa-Free in 2024 (source: https://za.pinterest.com/pin/489977634460315180/)

This year’s Henley Passport Index was released on 10 January 2024, revealing the world’s most powerful passports which grant visa-free access or or free visas on arrival to the most countries in the world. While South Africa won’t take first prize, it’s always interesting to see how many incredible countries the green mamba can access with relative ease.

The index results are based on data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) – and “enhanced by Henley & Partners’ research team.”

South Africa ranks 53rd in the world in 2024, granting South African passport holders access to 108 visa-free destinations. View the full list of countries here.

Here are 24 interesting, incredible and perhaps unlikely countries you may not have thought of visiting before. 


  1. Angola
  2. Argentina
  3. Bahamas
  4. Barbados
  5. Botswana
  6. Costa Rica
  7. Fiji
  8. Hong Kong
  9. Indonesia
  10. Ireland
  11. Jamaica
  12. Kenya
  13. Madagascar
  14. Maldives
  15. Philippines
  16. Seychelles
  17. Singapore
  18. South Korea
  19. St. Helena
  20. Tanzania
  21. Thailand
  22. Venezuela
  23. Zambia
  24. Zimbabwe

Which will you tick off of your travel bucket list this year?


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