Safaris by Country
An African safari holiday is a life changing experience, depending on the country you visit the experience is different and this is the reason that many of our clients return time and time again.
Safaris in Tanzania and Kenya gives you the opportunity to witness the world famous great migration over the plains of the Serengeti National Park and Masai Mara National Reserve; Namibia, the land of contrasts, gives you chance to see wildlife on the stark salt pans in Etosha National Park; glide through the water channels of the Okavango Delta, Botswana, in a mokoro (dugout canoe) whilst game viewing; visit Zimbabwe’s largest national park, Hwange National Park, which is extremely rich in wildlife and fly up to Mana Pools and spot large herds of elephant; traverse the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia, where you will be treated to fantastic leopard sightings; South Africa offers a malaria free safari in both the Eastern Cape and Madikwe Game Reserve; a stay in a luxury lodge in Kruger National Park is the perfect place to view wildlife from your very own private plunge pool… let the experts at Visions of Africa create your perfect safari holiday.
Take the opportunity to see some of the world’s most spectacular natural wonders including the Fish River Canyon and the mighty sand dunes at Sossusvlei.
From the coastal Namib Desert to the tropical forests and woodland savannahs of Caprivi and Kavango, a safari holiday in Namibia has an amazing variety of experiences to offer visitors.
Whether you choose one of our safari holidays in South Africa and Visit the Kruger National Park; a fly-drive through the wine valleys of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek; or visiting the vibrant cities of Durban and Cape Town, our South Africa holiday itineraries capture the diversity of the ‘Rainbow Nation’.
As African specialists we can create and tailor our Botswana safari holidays to include both water and land based safaris, learning survival skills in the wilderness or just relaxing in the beautiful and peaceful surroundings of the numerous intimate lodges we recommend.
Enjoy the low flying air transfers between the lodges, where you will often see animals on the ground as you fly over the expanse of Botswana.
Safari holidays in Kenya remains one of the top safari holiday destinations in Africa.
The country is home to a number of different tribes including the Maasai and Samburu, resplendent in their distinctive red cloaks, beadwork collars and ceremonial lion spears, they are a common sight on safari holidays in Kenya.
Whether you are looking for a romantic honeymoon location or combining some relaxation with a South Africa safari holiday, Mozambique, the ‘Land of Smiles’ is ideal.
Just a couple of hours flying time from Johannesburg, the coastal town of Vilanculos is the gateway to the Bazaruto Archipelago offering stunning Mozambique beach holidays. These clusters of islands are some of the most stunningly romantic in Africa, with luxurious beach front lodges, ideal for a relaxing beach holiday or after a safari holiday in neighbouring South Africa.
Known as the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda’s stunning scenery and warm, friendly people offer unique experiences in one of the most remarkable countries in the world.
Rwanda is one of the smallest countries on the continent and it is blessed with extraordinary biodiversity, with incredible wildlife living throughout its volcanoes, montane rainforest and sweeping plains.
Tanzania is best known for its safari holidays and the tropical island of Zanzibar which sits just off the coast, offers one of the world’s top beach holiday locations.
Tanzania has more land devoted to national parks and game reserves than any other wildlife destination and historically has been one of the most pro active nations in setting aside land for wildlife conservation. With its superb game viewing and white sandy beaches, Tanzania safari holidays are ideal to combine game viewing with a beach holiday in Zanzibar.
Uganda is a small landlocked country in East Africa and has a rich and diverse landscape. From the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains and immense Lake Victoria to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, the Queen Elizabeth and Murchison National Parks being the most well-known.
Its abundant wildlife includes chimpanzees, mountain gorillas as well as rare birds. Murchison Falls National Park in the northwest is known for its 43m waterfall. In the southwest, Queen Elizabeth National Park’s wetlands, rainforests and rolling plains are home to big game such as lions and elephants and newly relocated Rothschild’s Giraffe.
Zambia safari holidays will not disappoint any African safari enthusiast. It has rugged landscapes, wild rivers and forests will transport you to the heart of untouched Africa.
There are a number of different national parks offering excellent game viewing far away from the tourist throngs. We recommend Zambia as a safari holiday for guests returning to Africa for a second or third safari experience.
A visit to Zimbabwe has to be a personal choice, a fascinating country with much to offer visitors, and we heartily recommend holidays here. The most famous location is surely the Victoria Falls which can be seen from both Zimbabwe and Zambia.
The town of Victoria Falls has a number of top class hotels that provide easy access to the mighty Victoria Falls themselves.
Officially discovered in 1505, Mauritius is a beautiful tropical island, located in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Madagascar.
The island is famed for its perfect white sandy beaches fringed with palm trees, coral reefs and superb creole cuisine, making Mauritius beach holidays and honeymoons the perfect place to relax after a safari holiday.