Below we have included a range of itinerary ideas and hotel suggestions designed to be customised to fit your requirements. Prices are intended as a guide and can often be reduced when part of a wider itinerary.
Please see our list of suggested luxury big 5 safari ideas below and contact us for a tailor-made itinerary. - It's what we do best!
A wonderful 5 day safari combining two camps that complement each other perfectly - Porini Rhino Camp in the Ol Pejeta Conservancy and Porini Lion Camp in the Olare Orok Conservancy adjacent to the Masai Mara National Reserve.
Highlights: Ol Pejeta Conservancy - Olare Orok Conservancy
Located in the heart of the Klaserie Private Nature Reserve, Africa on Foot offers guests the opportunity to experience a professional Big Five walking safari in the Kruger. The Klaserie shares unfenced borders with the Kruger, which means wildlife roams freely throughout.
Serian's Serengeti North; a seasonal camp we operate in the far northern reaches of the Serengeti National Park. A five minute drive from the Kogatende airstrip and within easy striking distance of the "Great Migration's" well documented river crossing points.
Deserving of every one of its four stars, Safari Lodge sleeps 22 fortunate guests in 11 well-appointed and richly furnished suites. Awe-inspiring game-viewing opportunities are all but guaranteed from your comfortable perch atop the lodge's dedicated Land Rover.
Woodbury Tented Camp is a hidden jewels on the Eastern Cape. Tucked into an embracing hillside thicket and overlooking the ancient floodplain of the Bushman’s River, Woodbury offers rustic and secluded luxury, and an authentic African wildlife safari experience.
Bayethe is a splendid stone walled & thatch roofed Lodge with a large deck area overlooking a waterhole. There is a double volume lounge & dining area which spills out onto the deck, adjacent to the outside Boma for traditional fireside dining under the stars.
Bloomestate surprises by its eclectic design which blends in the natural spacious grounds. This modern guesthouse is owner managed and with a maximum of 14 guests privacy, attentive service and supreme comfort is guaranteed.
Camp Jabulani is a perfect translation of the African bush. An open-plan dining room and lounge merge with the wooden deck which lies in the shade of gigantic leadwood tree. An impressive hanging bridge connects these living areas with the suites which flank the river bed.
Nestled in the unspoiled bush of the Sabi Sand lies a stylishly intimate game lodge – Chitwa Chitwa. Originally a private family retreat, Chitwa enjoys a place of pride on the banks of one of the largest lakes in the exclusive Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve.
Created as a tribute to the unique splendor of the African Wilderness, Clifftop Exclusive Safari Hideaway towers over the landscape, combining modern African living, simplicity and an abundance of flavor with a unique wildlife experience.
Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa, in the Bagani area close to Divundu, is Namibia ’s hidden wildlife paradise in the Kavango Region, where time stands still. The Lodge is nestled amongst majestic trees on the banks of the Okavango River, sharing common borders with the renowned Popa Falls.
Seated at the foot of the Warmwaterberg Mountain Range in the heart of South Africa’s Little Karoo, Sanbona pays tribute to the San people who made this arid environment their home for centuries.
Eagles Crag is nestled in a Valley & provides the ultimate Luxury for the most discerning of Travellers. Each of the nine Superior Rooms has been built to maximize the privacy of the Guest in the most tranquil of settings.
Elephant Pepper Camp is situated in the prime core of the protected Mara North Conservancy wilderness area. In the same location for 20 years, one of the original, very small and exclusive tented camps, Elephant Pepper is located away from other lodges, in the heart of the African bush.
Situated in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, adjacent to the Kruger National Park, Elephant Plains Game Lodge offers comfortable style and affordable luxury. This owner-run lodge accommodates a maximum of 24 guests, which ensures personal service and a warm, friendly atmosphere.
Elsa’s Kopje is named after Elsa the lioness, made famous by George and Joy Adamson’s biographical book and film “Born Free”. Elsa’s Kopje remains one of the most elegant lodges in Africa, with one of the most spectacular settings. It is the best upmarket location to view rhino in their natural habitat in Kenya.
Encounter Mara is a classic tented eco-camp set on the banks of the Olmorjoi river in the exclusive Mara Naboisho Conservancy, part of Kenya’s famous Masai Mara, and home to the famous wildebeest and zebra migration.
The setting is magical. Almost a century ago it was reserved, exclusively, for Kenya’s colonial Governors. Governors’ Camp nestles in the forest along the winding banks of the Mara River, it’s waters teeming with bird-life, hippo and crocodile, in the heart of the Masai Mara National Reserve.
The camp for those who want that extra bit of luxury. We’ve kept Governors’ IL Moran Camp small and intimate, with added touches that make this the top of the range safari. IL Moran is widely regarded as the premiere camp in the Masai Mara.
An elegant boutique oasis in the arid lands of Samburu; Joy's Camp is built on the site of Joy Adamson's tented home in Shaba National Reserve. The site was also home to Penny the leopard, the heroine of her last book.
The Mathews Mountain Range rise up out of the desert; a chain of peaks covered in dense dewy forest. Within this lush indigenous forest, Kitich Camp is an idyllic hideaway and an authentic ‘bush camp’, offering its guests a private and unique forest wildlife experience in Africa.
Situated in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. This unique location is witness to the Wildebeest Migration which takes place from December to April each year. In the area there is resident Big 5 game all year round.
To sleep beneath canvas in the bush, under a Milky Way so thick with stars that it looks like clouds, listening for the roar of lions in the distance, there’s no more iconic safari experience than a traditional mobile camp.
Lewa House is set on top of a hill with an engaging panoramic view of the rolling landscape of the Conservancy, and overlooks the luggas (valleys) and hills, with the horizon rising to the eye-catching views of the Mathews range and the sacred mountain of the Samburu, Ol Lolokwe.
Lewa Safari Camp has a stunning location within Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, with outstanding game viewing from camp and views of Mt. Kenya to the south and the arid lowlands to the north. Each tent has a thatched roof, verandah and full ensuite bathroom, very much in the ‘Lewa’ style.
"The View with a Lodge" in this respect Lions Bluff really lives up to its name. Situated on the very end of a hill in the LUMO Sanctuary The Bluff commands fantastic views over the plains below with Mt. Kilimanjaro as a backdrop.
Constructed from stone, local timber and thatch, the lodge is perched high on the edge of the plateau looking south towards Mount Kenya. Each room has large French windows that open onto a private deck cantilevered off the escarpment.
With eight Luxurious Chalets each magnificently decorated with wooden floors, glass windows and canvas walls and six Luxury Traditional safari tents Mara West not only has the best views but something to suit everyone’s budget.
Imagine an area where the sun seldom dawns without cheetah gaining on prey, rarely a day passes without spotting a leopard draped over the branch of a tree, and most nights are filled with the roar of lions.
Nestled in the private Mara North Conservancy and inextricably linked to the Masai Mara reserve, an extraordinary wildlife destination. Scenically, it epitomises Africa: rolling plains that clearly throb with life, a lone Acacia against the azure sky, the sinuous Mara River.
Secreted away amongst a stand of wild olive and orange croton Alex Walker’s Nkorombo camp flanks a lively salt lick. A refuge for Black Rhino, Lion and Leopard cast about stalking a lavish overabundance of plucky prey.
Ol Donyo Lodge is located on the Maasai-owned Mbirikani Group Ranch, comprising of 275,000 acres of wilderness between Amboseli and Tsavo National Parks and bordering Chyulu Hills National Park.
Onguma - The Fort is unlike any other, the only one of its kind in Namibia. It is built to give guests probably one of the best sunset views in the whole of Namibia - overlooking the beautiful scarceness of the Etosha Pans, decorated only with its wild animals and hundreds of Camel Thorn trees.
The colonial-style, Riverdene Lodge at Shamwari Game Reserve offers nine Inter-Leading Luxury Rooms, Rim Flow Pool, supervised Playroom, spacious green lawns & Jungle Gym facility ensures entertainment for the whole family.
Rovos Rail has earned an international reputation for its truly world class travel experiences. Exceptional train safaris combine some of Africa’s most magnificent scenery with travel aboard an authentically refurbished Edwardian-style train.
Deep in the bushveld overlooking a waterhole and an open plain, lies a lodge that pulses to the rhythm of Africa’s heartbeat. In its 30 year existence, Bush Lodge has earned a reputation of warmth, service excellence and personalised attention.
Sculpted into a slope of the earth, Earth Lodge’s organic architecture awakens the senses with a masterful use of texture, space and light. Everywhere there is evidence of nature at work, with almost every facet of the lodge inspired by the surrounding environment.
Sala’s Camp is a classic tented camp tucked in a bend of the Sand River in one of the Mara’s last untouched corners. With views towards the Serengeti and across the Northern Corridor, this is the first and last stop for the thousands of wildebeest and zebra that pass through.
Sanctuary Chief's Camp is located on Chief's Island, one of the many islands created by the seasonal flood waters of the Okavango. The island was named after Chief Moremi, the hereditary king of the area who used the lands as his royal hunting grounds.
Sanctuary Kusini is a luxury tented camp built on a raised kopje surrounded by woodland - providing stunning views of the plains below from the main deck. Zebra, cape buffalo, lion and cheetah are a common sight year-round.
Sanctuary Olonana is an award-winning tented camp on a private stretch of the Mara River, at the foot of the impressive Siria Escarpment close to where the famous last scene from "Out of Africa" was filmed.
Saruni is an eco-friendly and community-friendly deluxe safari lodge in the Masai Mara, the most exciting wildlife sanctuary in Africa. Located inside the Masai-owned Mara North Conservancy, we offer the thrill of a real African adventure coupled with the highest standards of style and comfort.
Saruni Samburu is a design lodge located on Kalama Conservancy next to Samburu National Reserve, in Kenya’s wild North. Surrounded by a 95,000 hectares private reserve and perched on top of a spectacular viewpoint, its villas and its swimming pools overlook waterholes where the famous Samburu elephant, leopard, reticulated giraffe and Grevy zebra gather to drink.
“Alex Walker's Serian” is a collection of intimate East African bush camps; that allow you to flee the bustle of contemporary life & experience a blend of untamed Africa in traditional tented splendour!
Sirikoi is a spectacular game lodge set in a shady acacia grove and overlooking a natural waterhole fed from a mountain spring. The lodge offers some of the best game viewing in East Africa. A wide range of activities are offered, including helicopter and bi-plane trips, horseback riding, bush walks and picnics, and visits to a local Maasai community.
Amboseli is best known for its unrivalled views of Kilimanjaro and the local elephant population. There are over 1000 elephants in the parks eco-system, featuring some of the largest in Africa.
There can be few natural wonders as synonymous with Africa’s raw wilderness as the great Chobe River. These waters divide Namibia’s Caprivi Strip from Botswana’s Chobe National Park, and its exotic banks boast one of the densest populations of wildlife on the African continent.