Your African Safari and Wildlife Specialist

Be inspired by the place on Earth that Ernest Hemingway wrote about so lovingly - Africa.  Whether you are on a budget or seeking the comfort of a luxury fly-in safari, we take personal satisfaction in fulfilling your safari requirements. We provide in-depth support for the complete design and planning of your dream safari to Africa; from start to finish, ensuring an ultimate safari experience. 

SCHEDULED SAFARIS AND TOURS

We have a wide range of African safaris and tours with set departure dates to cater for guests wanting to travel in small groups. Your guide travels with you for the duration of the safari or tour, with the advantage of enjoying the company of a group of like-minded people for the whole safari, sharing an adventure that is often the basis for lasting friendships.

Click here to view our set-departure safaris and tours.

 

TAILOR-MADE SAFARIS AND TOURS

Whether you are seeking a luxury fly-in safari or a more adventurous safari we will hand craft it for you.  All of our African safaris and tours can be tailor-made to offer complete freedom of choice. We design itineraries to fit the personal requirements of each guest, organising all your accommodation, transport, transfers, activities and flights.  

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2019 HOSTED SAFARIS

African Safaris Ltd, inspired by Claire Vial's first visit to Africa 25 years ago, specialise offers these two exclusive safaris that are very popular with loyal guests who keep coming back for more adventures in Africa.  Using her extensive knowledge and experience, Claire still loves to share Africa with others, and leads these two exclusive hosted safaris to Botswana and Kenya/Tanzania each year. 

16-day Journey to Botswana

27 April to 12 May, 2019 ***FULL***
16 to 31 May, 2019 ***FULL***

Botswana is Africa's best kept secret.  From the crystal-clear waters of the Okavango Delta to the large elephant herds in the Chobe National Park, and the desert-like landscape of Makgadikgadi Pans.  You will experience the stunning beauty, the unimaginable vastness, the isolation and profilic wildlife Botswana has to offer.  Read more ...

 

18-day Journey to Kenya and Tanzania

29 July to 15 August, 2019 *** PLACES STILL AVAILABLE***

Kenya and Tanzania boasts spectacular natural beauty and bountiful herds of wildlife.  Renowned for the annual Great Migration of millions of wildebeest and zebras across the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem, you will visit the Masai Mara National Reserve, Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater; East Africa's premier wilderness areas.  Read more ...

What OUR Guests Say ...

This is the second trip Trace and Claire have organised for me. Like the first, they gave great recommendations and valuable advise. I had such a brilliant time in South Africa and like Trace said, I probably will return.  Thanks Trace and African Safari's for another wonderful trip that I will remember for years to come. You guys have fabulous knowledge and this shows in the amazing time people have when they book with you!

- Deb - Travelled to South Africa (2017)

Popular Safaris and Tours

11-day Highlights of Zambia

Countries visited: Zambia
From:
USD$7,271
per person sharing*

14-day Migration Seeker Safari

Countries visited: Kenya, Tanzania
From:
USD$5,543
per person sharing*

21-day Great Trek Adventure

Countries visited: South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe
From:
NZD$3,413
per person sharing*