The excitement, anticipation, adrenaline and unexpected all combine to form tapestries of unforgettable memories for a lifetime whether it’s the reverberating lion’s roar, laughing of hyenas or the drama which might unfold when the chase is on.
From the wide open plains of the Serengeti and watery wilderness of the Okavango Delta, to the expansive open spaces of Zambia and the isolation of Namibia’s deserts this is home to the planet’s most prolific animals, and its wildlife is like no other.
An African safari allows you to get up close and personal with the world’s most treasured ‘Big Five’, and you will also have the opportunity to see a plethora of other species including giraffes, zebras, wildebeests and cheetahs as well as the “Little Five”.
Africa is home to a wide range of excellent, luxury safari lodges available across the continent, equipped with modern facilities and comfortable amenities and spacious rooms perfect for your African safari holiday, allowing you to unwind with ease after a busy day of game viewing. Alternatively you can sleep out in sky beds, normally overlooking an active waterhole or camp under the stars in fly tents on mobile safaris.
Each lodge provides their own unique range of African safari experiences, removing the need for you to book your accommodation and safari trips separately. A wide variety of activities are available ensuring that there will always be a safari option perfect for you. We also offer a range of itineraries which allow you to enjoy different safaris at different lodges, giving you a widespread, comprehensive safari experience.
Whether your game viewing is by vehicle, boat, canoe, mountain bike, or on foot, there is a safari option to suit you. You can even get a view of the wildlife from the sky in a helicopter, microlight or a hot air balloon, a must for anyone wanting to discover a magical wildlife experience.
With offices in both the UK & South Africa, we have over 30 years unrivalled experience and the specific knowledge required to create the most exclusive hand-crafted safari holiday.
Be amazed, enthralled and thrilled and submerge yourself into Africa’s safari spectacular.
Chris joined Africa Travel directly from university in 1992 and knows both the company and Africa extremely well.Read more
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Simon has 15 years experience working in travel and has been with Africa Travel since 2007.Read more
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Felicity, who joined Africa Travel in 2004, has worked in the travel industry for over 30 years and originally comes from South Africa's KwaZulu Natal provinceRead more
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Emma got a taste of travelling when she was young, she has been travelling all around the world. However it was in Africa where Emma found her heart.Read more
Manager, Cape Town
Christine fell in love with Africa over 30 years ago, and has been managing the Cape Town office since 2008, and is looking forward to exploring Namibia more.Read more
Sales Advisor, Cape Town
With almost 3 decades of her career life spent working in this industry, tourism is Charlotte' passion and life. She is passionate about meeting new people and showcasing them the wonderful sights of Africa.Read more
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Shaun joined the travel industry just over 10 years ago, working first for an online travel booking portal and an ecotourism company, specialising in sustainable travel in Southern and East Africa.Read more
Cape Town Specialist
Michael started guiding last year and the experience has been amazing for him. He is our resident expert on everything Cape Town. He is passionate about showcasing all the best that Cape Town has to offer.Read more
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Christine first came to Africa as a young woman and immediately felt a connection which has never allowed her to leave. She lived in Johannesburg and in Knysna on the Garden Route, but came to Cape Town 22 years ago and realised it was where she wanted to be!Read more
Africa Travel is the UK's premier specialist dealing with travel to Africa, but we aren't just a website or a call centre, we are a boutique, owner-run company with personal connections to many of the owners of the properties we feature.
Whether you seek a spectacular safari holiday, a blissful beach break, a cultural escapade, or something else entirely, there is no one better equipped to deal with your requests than Africa Travel.
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