Black Friday presents consumers with the opportunity to enjoy massive discounts – and what better deal than one on travel? Here’s a look at what STA Travel have on offer…

The best Black Friday travel deals of 2019

With Black Friday around the corner, we’ve gone fishing for travel deals at STA Travel. There are currently some pre-release specials in the lead-up to the big day. 

These specials will not be further reduced; instead, more specials will be added each day. So, if something catches your eye, the travel consultants suggest you catch them before they’re gone.

As always, STA Travel secures your flight, tour or holiday package with just R1000.

Pre-release specials

Bali packages:

Visit the perfect holiday destination, where you can see the breath taking beaches, partake in the nightlife or activities (both chill and adventerous), and immerse yourself in the culture of the friendly residents. STA Travel’s Bali Black Friday packages include:

Basic Bali (including flights & 7 nights stay) from R9490 Bali & Hong Kong (including flights & 10 nights stay) from R13 990


See the ancient city’s architecture, savour the tastes of pasta and gelato and bask in the romance of the city.

Rome packages avialble from R14 490

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Rome. Photo: Adobe Stock


Visit the festive Brazil, and/or Argentina if you’d like, with pre-arranged flights and accommodation packages.

Brazil packages available from R12 990

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Brazil. Photo: Adobe Stock


Head off to the mesmorizing city just a short flight away from SA. Marvel at the beauty of Stone Town and unwind on the beaches at one of Africa’s gem’s.

Zanzibar packages available from R12 990

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Zanzibar. Photo: Adobe Stock


Visit the city that rose from the desert not too long ago. See the biggest, the best, the tallest, the largest and highest (all the trappe van vergelyking’s) of everything in the world 

Dubai packages available from R12 990

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Dubai. Photo: Adobe Stock

G-Adventures 35% off sale

Tour the world on a major discount. Trips include: Ultimate Thailand, Inca Trail & Golden Triangle, starting from R7 530.

Busabout Tours 10% off sale

Busabout adventures can take you to Europe, Asia and the USA. 

These trips are designed to suit the independent traveller, allowing you to explore the world and meet new people, travelling along the routes you choose. Tours included in the Black Friday special are varied and available to view through STA Travel.

Contiki Asia tours 25% off sale

Enjoy 25% off Asian tours with Contiki. If Thailand is on your bucket list, consider this special:

Save more than R5 000 onthe ‘Thai Tripper South’ tour. Spend eight days in Thaliand, visiting Bangkok, Koh Lanta and Phuket. Exploring the cities, take an included internal flight to Surat Thani and a cruise and canoe ride on Cheow Lan Lake in Khao Sok National Park. You’ll also spend some time on the beach on Koh Lanta island and Phuket’s islands, ending off the trip with nightlife on Bangla Road. 

Contiki Europe tours 35% off sale

Hop on a Contiki Europe Summer tour. If you’d like to see Europe but are short on time, check out this special:

Save more than R5 000 on the ‘Europe in One Week’ tour. You’ll be visiting four countries in 8 days. You can expect to visit the historical city of Cologne in Germany, explore the Renaissance architecture of Heidelberg, visit the spectacular cascades of the Rhine Falls, hike in the Swiss Alps and enjoy a 3-course Parisian dinner before exploring the glittering city of lights in this whirlwind trip.

Travel not only allows you to see the world, but to take a break and experience the life and culture of a different land. With so many unbeatable deals, this is undoubtedly the best time to get a book a deal and grab your bag. Remmber, with STA Travel R1 000 secures your 2020 vacation.

The Black Friday specials will run until 2 December 2019.

Where will STA Travel’s Black Friday specials be taking you in 2020?