What to see and do on safari in South Africa Luxury South Africa Safari Experiences, Curated For You

South Africa has it all: magnificent mountains, stark deserts, lush bush and pristine beaches. With this varied topography, it’s no surprise there’s lots to see and do, from scuba diving and spotting the Marine Big Five to rhino tracking on foot and finding wild dog. Come see for yourself.

Seeing wild dog hunting in Madikwe

As one of the largest game reserves in South Africa, Madikwe provides more than enough space for wild dog to flourish. These nomadic predators roam over vast distances when not…

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Slowing down at Bushmans Kloof

Take a break from a busy safari with a relaxing spell in the Cederberg mountain wilderness at Bushmans Kloof. This unique addition to your luxury South African safari will introduce…

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Finding South Africa’s Marine Big Five

Top off your luxury South African safari with a once-in-a-lifetime viewing of the Marine Big Five: whale, shark, dolphin, seal and penguin. Near the southern tip of Africa, spend a…

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Tracking Kruger wildlife on foot

Tracking is an ancient but endangered art form. It’s not just about following animal footprints, but interpreting the signs, sounds and even smells of the bush. The very best trackers…

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Snorkeling with seals in Cape Town

Swimming with seals off the coast of Cape Town makes for a wonderful addition to your luxury South African safari. Wriggle into your wet suit and take the plunge to…

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Rhino tracking on foot

Phinda Private Game Reserve’s commitment to conservation comes alive when you spend a morning rhino tracking with its experienced guides and trackers. Alone among the Big Five, rhino can be…

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Wetting your whistle in the Cape Winelands

Spend a day on your own, private Cape Town wine tour that takes in some of the finest estates in and around the Franschhoek Valley. You’ll be treated to world-class…

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Going on a big cat safari

The private game reserves adjacent to South Africa’s Kruger National Park provide superb game-drive country. The woodland savannah teems with a diverse array of wildlife, especially big cats, many of…

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Sleeping under the stars at Tswalu The Malori

Spend a night away from your lodge on a sleeping deck in the heart of the Kalahari Desert. The Malori lies within Tswalu Kalahari Private Game Reserve and offers a…

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Taking your safari underwater

Why not add an aquatic dimension to your luxury safari in South Africa or Mozambique? The scuba diving off the coast of Maputaland offers some of the world’s best underwater…

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Circumnavigating the Cape Peninsula

Spend a day on your own, private Cape Peninsula tour that follows the Atlantic Seaboard, via Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak, to Cape Point for a delicious picnic lunch. Return…

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Cruising the Kalahari

The Kalahari is not perhaps what you’d imagine a desert to be. It’s a ‘green desert’ – arid, certainly, due to receiving relatively little rainfall, but bursting with life of…

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Walking safari in the Waterberg

Just 3.5 hours’ drive from Johannesburg, the landscapes of the Waterberg massif in Limpopo are the perfect setting for a walk on the wild side. Experienced rangers lead small groups…

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A smorgasbord of Cape Town’s dining delights

During your luxury South African escape, make some time to dine in a few of the best restaurants in Cape Town. From charming waterfront affairs to award-winning eateries, you’ll go…

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Meeting the elephant at Addo

A luxury South African safari is not complete without a drive up the Garden Route. The climax of this drive is a visit to Addo Elephant National Park; here, in…

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Turtle tracking in Maputaland

For a magical encounter with turtles, visit the Maputaland coast during your luxury South African and Mozambican safari. It’s here, when driving the beach at night, that you’ll be able…

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Sleeping under the stars at Kingston Treehouse

Spend a night away from your lodge in a treehouse in the heart of the African bush. Lion Sands Game Reserve, in the Greater Kruger National Park, offers romantic treehouse…

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Stopping to smell the Cape flowers

Discover the majesty of the Cape floral kingdom at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve near the southern tip of Africa. This unique addition to your luxury South African safari will introduce…

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