Africa Travel offer a number of special interest escorted group tours to a variety of destinations across Africa. These incredible tours take you off the beaten path to experience exciting and new adventures with like-minded travellers and leading experts in their fields. Make new friends, learn new things, stay at luxurious hotels and see the top sights along the way. Those are just a few reasons why you should choose an escorted tour with Africa Travel, but here are a few more if you’re not yet convinced.


A Tour For Everyone
Africa Travel feature a range of themed tours which are designed to appeal to specific interests, whether you are eager to see the great migration in Tanzania; enjoy great food and wine in South Africa; or discover beautiful gardens and wildflower displays in South Africa’s Cape Region, we have something for everyone.

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Expert guides
Our special interest tours are led by leading experts in their fields who bring the destinations and experiences to life with their passion and expert insights. Previous tour leaders have included BBC Big Cat presenter and wildlife photographer Jonathan Scott who led our Great Migration Tour to Tanzania in June and former England cricketer Allan Lamb who led our cricket tour to South Africa in December 2015. In 2017, wine writer Oz Clarke will be leading a wine tour to South Africa and BBC Radio 4 Gardener’s Question Time panellist Anne Swithinbank will be leading a tour to view the wildflowers of South Africa’s Cape Region.

Our expert guides are all supported by the services of a local tour manager who is on hand to answer any queries and  make sure your tour runs as smoothly as possible. 

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Discover our Group Tours
Here at Africa Travel, we run two types of escorted tours, Expert led and general. With our expert led tours, participants enjoy the company a of leading expert in their field. Current expert led tours due to run in 2017 include Great Wines of the Cape with wine writer Oz Clarke and The Wild Flowers & Gardens of South Africa  with BBC Radio 4 Gardener’s Question Time panellist Anne Swithinbank.

The Great Wines of the Cape tour departs on the 02 February 2017 and includes stays at luxury hotels, private wine tastings with winemakers in Franschhoek, Stellenbosch and Constantia, tickets to the South African wine industry’s unique and invite only barrel auction, entry to the prestigious AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction, dining experiences at three of South Africa’s finest wine estates and an exclusive Q&A session with Oz Clarke. Prices start from £3,595 per person based on two sharing (single supplement £1,075).

The Wild Flowers & Gardens of South Africa Tour departs on the 17 August 2017 and includes stays at luxury hotels, private guided tours of three national botanical gardens, wildflower visits to the West Coast National Park, Kokerboom Nursery, Ramskop Wildflower Nature Reserve & the world’s bulb capital Nieuwoudtville, whale watching boat trip, afternoon tea at the Mount Nelson Hotel and an exclusive Q&A session with Anne Swithinbank. Prices start from £3,890 per person based on two sharing (single supplement £1,195).


As well as our expert led tours, Africa Travel also offers a number of more general escorted tours including The Cape Town Cycle Tour, Discover KwaZulu-Natal, Flowers and Whales of South Africa, The Grand Tour of South Africa, Classic Cape Town, Garden Route & Victoria Falls and Splendours of the Garden Route and Safari. These tours are led by experienced tour guides, they feature four-star accommodation, and most have multiple departure dates throughout the year.

Customise Your Tour
If you are not yet ready to return home after your tour finishes then why not extend your holiday by spending a few extra days at the end of your tour enjoying further adventure, exploration, or relaxation.

Whether you decide to extend your holiday by going on safari, exploring a city or relaxing on a pristine white beach far away from it all, we offer a wide  selection of ‘stay longer’ options.


If our blog has whet your appetite and you are interested in joining any of our upcoming escorted tours then give us a call today on 020 7843 3500 or email 



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