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Since 1918, Trans Africa Safaris has been at the forefront of luxury, soft adventure travel in Africa. A boutique tour operator, we specialize in
highly personalized, unique and well-conceived travel for discerning clients.

Based in Cape Town, we customize travel within South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia, Tanzania & Kenya and can provide full destination management support within the region. We also coordinate travel requirements for the Indian Ocean Islands.

With our dedicated team and a network of professional partners throughout the regions, clients can travel confident in the fact that they are never far from the expert assistance and guidance of our travel advisors.

Through the decades, world travel has changed significantly, but the values on which the business was founded, are today, more than ever, still engrained in all that Trans Africa Safaris does. The cornerstone of this longevity, we believe, lies in our sincere commitment to growing and
nurturing our relationships and friendships with our clients from around the world.

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Trans Africa Safaris will book your trip of a life-time to the world’s most exciting destinations; South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Kenya and the Indian Ocean Islands. “If you only visit two continents in your life, visit Africa twice!” On Things You Need To...

Hotels, Lodges & Trains

We partner with the best suppliers in each of the areas where we provide travel arrangements. We have outstanding relationships with our suppliers and are able to offer a quick turn-around on requests, expert advice, value adds and amenities, suggestions regarding other room...

Travel Experiences

Experience. Service. Passion.  Our Commitment to You

The tours herewith are just a sampling of what we are able to provide. Trans Africa Safaris specializes in private travel arrangements throughout the region for individuals and small groups and would gladly assist in preparing a tailor-made proposal. Typically, our multiple day itineraries...


With a team that boasts collective experience in African travel in excess of 150 years, we are eager to share our experiences and recommendations with you. We do believe that there are “different courses for different horses” and we look forward to exploring...



Lunar eclipse and a supermoon causing rough seas in Cape Town.

In the early hours of Monday morning, 28 September, South Africa was one of only six places in the world where moon-gazers were able to see one of the rarest astronomical events in years. Both a lunar eclipse and a supermoon took place, meaning the moon was darkened by the Earth's shadow during one of its brightest phases known as a perigee moon...