Planning on traveling soon? If you’re a South African passport holder, you’ll find out below which countries you can travel to visa free.

South Africa has the 50th best overall passport for travel, improving from its ranking last year. It is the third best African passport to have (behind Mauritius and Seychelles).

The best passports to have in order include: Japan, Singapore, Germany, South Korea, Finland, France, Italy, Spain and Sweden.

These are the countries South African passport holders can access without a visa:

Visa-free entry
Hong Kong Mozambique British Virgin Islands Costa Rica
Indonesia Namibia Cayman Islands Ecuador
Macao Reunion Dominica El Salvador
Malaysia Senegal Dominican Republic Falkland Islands
Philippines Swaziland Grenada Guatemala
Singapore Tanzania Haiti Guyana
South Korea Tunisia Jamaica Honduras
Thailand Zambia Montserrat Nicaragua
Ireland Zimbabwe St Kitts and Nevis Panama
Kosovo Cook Islands St Lucia Paraguay
Russia Fiji St Vincent and Grenadines Peru
Angola Micronesia Trinidad and Tobago Uruguay
Botswana Niue Turks and Caicos Islands Venezuela
Kenya Vanuatu Argentina Georgia
Lesotho Antigua and Barbuda Belize Israel
Malawi Bahamas Brazil Palestine
Mauritius Barbados Chile Qatar

Visa on entry
Cambodia Cape Verde Rwanda Tuvalu
Kyrgystan Comores Seychelles Bolivia
Laos Dijbouti Somalia Armenia
Maldives Ethiopia St Helena Iran
Nepal Gabon Togo Jordan
Sri Lanka Ghana Uganda Oman
Tajikstan Guinea-Bissau Marshall Islands Turkey
Timor-Leste Madagascar Palau Islands
Benin Mauritius Samoa