African Safari Consultants
Passionate about travel in Africa, Vanessa spends her days brainstorming safari itineraries, checking out fabulous African destinations, connecting with travellers (past and present) and trawling the internet for travel news and views. She can’t wait for her baby daughter to be old enough to go on safari… and learn to love Africa, her wild places and wildlife.

Safe Places to Visit in Africa: Our Travel Tips

Put the pandemic on the back burner and go on safari   You’re fully vaccinated, tired of staying home and your bag is aching to be packed. The African wilderness is calling, and there really is no reason why you shouldn’t heed that call!   Yes, you’ll need a negative PCR test to travel, even Read More

Sustainable Tourism On The Rise In Africa

It’s time to do African tourism better! As Africa is steadily opening up to the traveling world once more, the tourism industry is hoping beyond hope that the trickle of international tourists taking the plunge with African vacations will lead to a resurgence in interest in all things safari and a return to relative “normality” where international arrivals Read More

AFRICA OPEN FOR TRAVEL – Updates

For smooth, frictionless travel to Africa’s most desirable destinations… Here is a selection of recommended itineraries Seamless travel in Africa is possible.  These itineraries take into consideration each destination’s air access, COVID requirements and our trust in our ground handling partners and preferred suppliers. Click to explore our Virtual Itineraries A Kenya Safari    | Read More

Slow Travel – Go slow safari

Take it easy, relax and savor the experience of wild Africa Like some of the best things in life, Africa is better when savored in an unhurried, more leisurely manner, slowing the pace to allow you to properly absorb the magic of the wilderness and ease into that fabled, laid‐back African rhythm… Slow travel was made for Read More

Trip report : Gorilla Trekking, Serengeti Safari and Ngorongoro Crater

Recent clients from the US are recently back from an East Africa adventure that included gorilla trekking in Rwanda, an Out of Africa style tented safari on the plains of the Serengeti, and a safari in the game rich Ngorongoro Crater. Their itinerary included:  Serena Hotel in Kigali on arrival in Rwanda. Singita Kwitondo was their Read More

Dramatic Scenes from The Wildebeest Migration in East Africa

The “greatest show on earth” is under way once more as East Africa’s Great Wildebeest Migration moves from Tanzania’s northern Serengeti across the Mara River to the Masai Mara in neighbouring Kenya. And this year you’re able to be there and witness this incredible wildlife spectacle with one unusual caveat ‐ you’ll be among the Read More

Sleepouts on safari: A billion‐star experience!

There’s nothing like a sleepout under the African night sky! Grab your PJs and toothbrush and enjoy one of the most thrilling and special experiences in the African bush ‐ a sleepout under a canopy of twinkling stars, surrounded by the incredible African wilderness and serenaded by the unique soundtrack that only nighttime Africa can Read More

Your safari is safe with us

We’re thrilled that travellers are trickling back to Africa! We asked our top travel advisors their views on post-Covid travel trends, how they’re handling the challenges of postponed trips and what gets them excited when a new request lands in their inbox. Click on your favourite Africa Expert to read their short Q&A interview Q&A Read More

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