Tailor Made Holidays in Africa

Tailor Made Holidays in Africa

Create Your Best African Safari

African Welcome has been arranging custom African safaris & holidays for over 20 years, we live in Africa, and have personally visited the properties we recommend. EVERYTHING you see is fully CUSTOMISABLE  to your preferences.

We’ll make sure that every moment of your tailor made dream holiday in Africa exceeds your expectations, giving you a tailored and unique safari through Southern East Africa. After all, a custom African safari holiday means seeing Africa your way!

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Popular Experiences!

Whether it’s a custom designed African Safari, a romantic honeymoon in the African bush, a tropical island vacation, or a half or full day tour of Cape Town, Durban or Johannesburg, we have found that the selections below are consistent favourites with our visitors. These are some of the experiences that our customers ask for most frequently, but we invite you to make contact and tell us your particular preference.

12 Nights Magical Cape Town, Kalahari & Kruger National Park

This luxury 12 night itinerary including Cape Town, the Kalahari and the Kruger...

Kruger National Park & Panoramic Route

From R 32 781 - a 6 day adventure on safari in the Kruger National Park ending...

Luxury 3 Night Fly in Safari at Sabi Sands Little Bush

From R 43 990 per adult - Relish in this amazing 3 night fly in safari in the...

Choose a Destination!

Cape Town

Cape Town has been voted as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and for good reason. Offering picture-perfect beaches...

Garden Route

The Garden Route has a mysterious allure. A most unusual part of Africa, it is also the sunny corner of the Cape where evergreen forests...

Kruger National Park

One simply cannot visit Africa without experiencing the world-renowned Kruger National Park, home to the ’Big Five’ – Lion, Elephant...


Botswana is one of the few remaining destinations in Africa that still offers a true safari experience. Home to a wonderfully diverse range...


In Southwest Africa, Namibia combines the arid beauty of the Namib Desert – possibly the oldest in the world – with surrounding grasslands...

Victoria Falls

The magnificent Victoria Falls – or Mosi-oa-Tunya (the Mist that Thunders) – is located on the Zambezi River between Zambia and Zimbabwe...

Tanzania & Kenya

Tanzania is Africa’s visual masterpiece. It is a country of magnificent natural splendour, astounding wildlife, seductive beaches, charming...

Luxury Train Journeys

A luxury African safari has been the dream of many a traveller and the inspiration of many authors and poets. It invokes images of vast...

Rwanda & Uganda Gorilla Trekking

Rwanda is a strikingly beautiful country dotted with immaculate villages, and verdant tea plantations that spill down the hillsides. Known...

Choose a Safari!

African Safaris

A luxury African safari has been the dream of many a traveller and the...

Group Tours

See the best of Southern Africa, on one of our group tours , designed to give...

Day Tours

We offer a selection of the finest day tours throughout South Africa’s major...

Self Drive Holidays

Not everyone is interested in a guided tour, which is why African Welcome...

Romantic Honeymoons

For an utterly unique and memorable romantic African safari or beach honeymoon...

Customer Testimonials

Unsolicited & independent opinions from past clients, in real-time from Google and Facebook reviews.

  • When we first considered traveling to Africa we contacted some UK travel agents however it wasn't until Africa Welcome Safaris was recommended to us that we appreciated how important it... read more

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    Steve Allen

    Kathi (Simon) was so helpful. She was very informative and responsive. She quickly answered my questions and concerns and was a great resource. The safari camp, Kapama, she booked me... read more

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    stacey maisano

    We would recommend Kathi and African Welcome Safaris to anyone who wants to make a visit to Cape Town and have a safari experience built in. Kathi was super responsive... read more

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    Caryn Ong
  • Amazing Africa! There's nowhere like it on the planet for wildlife and rich traditions that endure. Prepare to fall in love because we did! Our heartfelt gratitude goes out to... read more

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    Alison Loh

    A Dream Honeymoon Adventure in South Africa!

    My husband and I recently embarked on our dream honeymoon in South Africa, and the experience crafted by African Welcome Safaris surpassed all our...
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    Erin Baker

    I booked with Kathi Simon, she was extremely professional and courteous. She handled everything my fiancé and I needed to have an amazing once in a lifetime adventure. I’d definitely... read more

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    Max Stept
  • Kathi at African Welcome Safari’s was excellent from the point we contacted her to help us plan our holiday in South Africa. We gave her some ideas of the things... read more

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    Sue Williams

    Tour operator with quality tour guides and individually designed tours for discerning tourists.

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    Graham McDonald

    Amazing experience. Staff lovely. Well worth the visit. Would recommend

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  • Our South Africa honeymoon was the trip of our lifetime.

    African Welcome Safaris organized the most magical trip throughout South Africa. Their service was exceptional!! Accommodations were unbelievable. Activities were...
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    Edward McCloskey

    Kathi was great and the whole trip was as described and completely stress free!

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    Gruff Lovgreen

    Friends recommended African Welcome Safaris after their trip to South Africa and Victoria Falls. We were amazed at how informative, efficient, and personable Kathi was, and how easily she ... read more

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    steven katzen
  • Kathi and African Welcome Safaris is amazing. You cannot go wrong. Every single detail covered and the best of all accommodations. Perfect trip!

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    Tiffany Jump

    Kathi was amazing! She helped me with all the details of my trip to South Africa and she made it a magical experience. No doubt, the best experience I could... read more

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    Cecilia Varjal

    We visited South Africa between 8 May and 18 May 2021. Our overall holiday experience was excellent. The decision to book the trip with African Welcome Safaris was pretty straightforward:... read more

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    Ait-Allah Mejri
  • From the moment we contacted Kathi at African Welcome Safari's, we knew we were onto a winner. Kathi put together a great itinerary for us to Victoria Falls, Cape Town,... read more

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    Nothing like good day in the bush

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    K Kahn

    African Welcome Safaris is the best. Kathi patiently and meticulously planned our Kenya and Tanzania trip. Thank you to their team, we had a smooth and worry free holiday. Everything... read more

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    Arah Reyes
  • We had visited Cape Town late October, and we were big group of 16 people. Everything was organized according to our wishes and previous arrangements. We had wonderful day with... read more

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    Sandra Kovacevic

    An African Safari has been a bucket list item since I was a kid. I am not wealthy but instead needed to save up for a trip of a lifetime... read more

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    Conrad Mones

    Truly the trip of a lifetime!

    When we started planning our trip to Africa for a group of 14, we contacted several agencies for quotes. Very quickly we decided to go...
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    Elena Belkin


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Let us design your African safari with a variety of safari destinations – Our expertise includes travel and safaris in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Kenya and Tanzania.


African Welcome Safaris offers a highly personalised service. With a dedicated travel consultant catering to all your travel needs. Our passion is creating your holiday of a lifetime.


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