custom african safaris
our safaris are packed with adventure & wildlife
At Journey Africa Safaris, our mission is simple! Our experts & partners work tirelessly to ensure your African safari experience is unique to your style and budget. The huge continent of Africa offers an array of choices: so much to see and do, yet where to begin, what to combine and how long do I need, in order to create that ultimate safari. Our Conservation Safaris focus on giving back to the community through tourism and its truly the real way to experience Africa and give back so that these amazing places stay in tact and wildlife is protected for generations.
Our suggested African Safari itineraries are a starting point, showcasing the best experiences within each country, combining a selection of its excellent features into one seamless journey. Our safaris are packed with game viewing opportunities and take in the most biodiverse areas, intentionally combining different landscapes and areas to ensure you can discover as much as possible in the time allotted. Our many chosen Lodges & Camps allow you to also search by favorite location and can be combined to meet your style and budget. Let our team handle all the travel logistics.
Choose from our many types of African Travel experiences that we offer such as: Luxury & personalized safaris, hot air balloon safaris, canoe exploring, migration mobile safaris, safaris by foot, safari by train, 4x4 self drive safaris, & active off the beaten path safaris. Combine your safari with a beach or island destination to places like The Seychelles or Zanzibar, Tanzania ! Its Your Choice!
our african safaris Include:
Lodging and amenities, taxes & service fees
Meals for duration of stay - in some cases partial meals
Air & Ground Transfers & Transportation as noted
Open bar happy hour
Morning & evening game drives where available
Connection with our safaris pros & experts via Safari Pro Connect - start to finish.
Local cultural and custom game viewing flexibility
Reserve & park fees, VAT
Daily laundry service while on safari.
which type of safari guides you?
At journey africa safaris, we feature five styles of safari travel.
look for our guides: leonard the leopard for classic, larry the lion for heritage, stanley the elephant for luxury and our active guide, charlie the chimp for an active africa travel experience. ralph the rhino leads the way for conservation minded travelers.
We have five styles of African Safaris, Camps & Lodges to help you plan. if you prefer a Luxury African Safari, select our Livingstone Luxury programs. For more of a traditional first time Africa Safari experience, select our Classic Camps, Lodges & programs. If you are looking for a walking or photo safari, mobile tented camp experience to follow the Great Migration, or a more intimate African Safari, then select our Heritage or Vintage Camps, Lodges and programs. For our safari travelers wanting more of a conservation and community experience, choose our Conservation Safaris or Stays. Follow Ralph the Rhino.
If you are more of the adventurous or active traveler and seeking a smaller camp or lodge in an off the beaten path location, select our Adventurer programs and camps. Select a ready made Journey African Safari from our destination portfolios or Craft a Custom Safari. Its your choice!
care for a more tailored approach
our team and experts on
the ground know africa
collaborate with our Team & experts on the ground in africa,
use our Safari Pro Connect tool - its safari travel planning at its best
what is safari pro connect?
Custom tailored safaris are our speciality! Our team of experts can craft a multi or single country African safari designed to meet your safari goals & budget. Browse our portfolio of lodges, camps and sample safari itineraries. With Safari Pro Connect , our travelers speak with our team and our partners on the ground in Africa and together, we collaborate, plan and organize your personal safari. Safari Pro Connect centralizes all of the data, emails, docs and information into one CRM. Its Safari Travel planning at its best! Create your Safari with confidence. Learn More.
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Lets Plan your Ultimate Safari and Explore Africa Together
From the plains of Tanzania, and the rivers and stream of Botswana, to the mystical deserts of Namibia, and the mighty thunder of Victoria Falls, Africa will draw you in like no other destination you have have traveled. We guarantee it. Our team will design a Safari with all the details in place so that your African Safari is one of a kind and unforgettable.
Our African Journeys are designed for minimal impact. Each lodge or camp is carefully selected to ensure that our clients engage with the local community and contribute to the mission of preserving these beautiful places. Africa is an experience that changes your spirit. You will leave Africa, but Africa will never leave you.
scroll down to view our african safaris by style
explore africa by choosing from five unique styles of travel
meet our mascots ; Leonard the Leopard | Larry The Lion | Stanley the Elephant | Charlie the Chimpanzee |
& Ralph the Rhino - our conservation mascot - preserving africa’s future through community & tourism
complete our application if you are ready to begin your safari planning
OUR CONSERVATION SAFARIS
UNIQUE TO JOURNEY AFRICA - PRESENTS CAMPS, LODGES AND PROGRAMS THAT SUPPORT LOCAL VILLAGES & TRIBES AND GIVING BACK TO THE PARKS & RESERVES THEY SERVE.
LETS PRESERVE AFRICA’S TRUE BEAUTY. ITS ECO TOURISM AND COMMUNITY
Visit Africa and contribute by giving back to the local community.
Our Conservation Safaris and Lodges provide travelers a truly unique way to experience Africa.
Guided by locals and Smaller more intimate stays.
Our Classic African Safaris are designed for the first time safari traveler and is packed with lots of game viewing, comfortable lodging and the guides are some of the best in the industry. The lodges & camps are located either in a private reserve, conservancy or within the reaches of top national parks.
Our Classic Safaris feature: Day & night game drives in private or shared 4x4 vehicle, cultural local village experiences, balloon safari experiences, tracking of the big 5 or special interest customized game tracking like rhino, cheetah, etc. Classic Safaris are best suited for: First Time Africa Safaris, Honeymoons, Beach & Island Safari Combos, Family Safaris & Groups.
best for first time travelers to africa
heritage or vintage safaris
photo, mobile & walking safaris
Choose from one of our ready made Heritage Safari itineraries or craft your own personal safari by selecting your favorite lodges and connecting with us to organize the day to day travel logistics. Its you choice at Journey Africa Safaris.
Mobile Camp Safaris
if you want to get up and close to witness the Great Migration, view our Mobile & Migration tent camps and leave the migration tracking up to our skilled team of trackers working at our camps. Take a hot air balloon, go on one of canoe expeditions, or select from our camps and lodges catering to walking safaris. Our Heritage Safari’s are geared toward the repeat Africa traveler and best for seasoned traveling photographers.
best for travelers wanting photo, walking & mobile camp safaris
livingstone luxury safaris
Our Livingstone Luxury Safaris are designed for safari traveler that wants 5 star service and features smaller more intimate lodges, private safari villas, homes & camps. Choose from one of our ready made Luxury Livingston itineraries or craft your own personal luxury safari by selecting your favorite luxury lodges and connecting with us to organize the day to day travel logistics. Its you choice at Journey Africa Safaris.
Our Livingstone Luxury safaris feature: Day & night game drives in your own private 4x4 vehicle, cultural local village experiences, balloon safari experiences, personal walking safaris or tracking of the big 5 or special interest customized game tracking like rhino, cheetah, etc. Options of Livingstone Luxury Safaris include: Solo safari enthusiasts, honeymoon, beach, island & safari Combos, family safari & groups.
the ultimate safari
remote & uncrowded
Choose from one of our ready made African Adventurer itineraries or craft your own adventure safari by selecting your favorite camps & lodges and connecting with us to organize the day to day travel logistics. Its you choice at Journey Africa Safaris.
Our adventure African safaris and African travel experiences are off the beaten path and present a less crowded Africa travel experience. Depending on the time of year or lodge you select, it’s possible to discover the beauty of Africa in an area all alone with your guide. Whether by foot, plane, vehicle or helicopter, our African Adventurer Safari’s are for the adventurous at heart. View our Suggested Off the Beaten Path Lodges & Camps
best for active travelers wanting remote camps
& off the beaten path africa
& beach combo
Island / Beach & Safari combos
Explore our unique African beach & safari portfolio of ready made suggested itineraries. Our Safari & Beach combination safaris can be tailor made for honeymoon, families, and couples that want to enjoy the wildlife first and then kick back for some beach & island time. Choose from one of our ready made Safari & Beach itineraries or craft your own personal safari & beach combo by selecting your favorite lodges and connecting with us to organize the day to day travel logistics. Its you choice at Journey Africa Safaris. View our Africa Island & Beach lodge & camps portfolio for some cool beach & island time after your safari experience.
best for those who want safari and island or beach time
honeymoon safaris romance in the wild
romantic, secluded & serene safaris
Whether it’s a luxury beach and safari getaway, or a remote honeymoon mobile camp setting, our team can design an African honeymoon safari that will be a once in a lifetime travel experience. Our safari experts are very knowledgable on some of the smaller camps & lodges offering honeymooners a more remote and personal intimate safari experience. Experiences include: private hot air balloon journeys, overnight camp under the stars - star beds and private romantic dinner settings in the wild & away from it all. View our recommended couples and honeymoon safaris or craft your own personal safari. It’s your choice.
best for honeymoons and romantic couple escapes
multi country safaris
Combine your favorite African destinations in one trip. Our team can accommodate and multi destination safari.
View our suggested safari programs or craft your own multi country African safari.
Discover the contrast of Africa Travel
Africa By Rail
steam train safaris
Imagine traveling by train and viewing some of Africa’s most beautiful terrain.
Enjoy the villages along the way and relax while you travel by rail. View our programs and locomotives