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Africa Awaits Tours and Safaris is a tour operating company specialising in exclusive self-drive itineraries, guided tours and fly-in safaris within Southern Africa.

Africa Awaits offers you an exciting way to tailor make your visit to this majestic region. Our aim is to provide you with an unforgettable holiday in the truly magnificent surrounds of Southern Africa. Since August 2000 Africa Awaits Tours and Safaris has offered a limitless variety of itineraries to suit our clients from around the world. Your trip will be carefully planned according to your specific requirements, special interests and budget.
Allow us, with our experience and extensive product knowledge, to guide you in your selections. Experience the Africa you have always imagined. 
We look forward to meeting you in Africa!


Trogon House and Forest Spa

Trogon House and Forest Spa is a luxury boutique hotel and romantic forest hideaway that caters for travellers along South Africa's famous Garden Route. It offers dedicated service, luxury, privacy and a stunning location near Plettenberg Bay. Trogon House comprises two adjacent lodges, Malabar Lodge & Tomba Lodge.  The seven rooms at Trogon House can either be booked individually or each lodge can be booked at exclusive use.

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Gocheganas Lodge

Gocheganas - a descriptive Damara name, meaning: "Place of Camel Thorns, abounding with Candle-Pod Acacias" is more than just a place, it is an experience?. Located a mere 29km south east from Windhoek, and situated on a hilltop overlooking a spectacular landscape.

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Little Kulala Lodge

Situated south of the Sesriem gate to Sossusvlei lies the private 21 000 hectare Kulala Wilderness Reserve, the closest reserve to Sossuvlei itself. Little Kulala is in a prime location on the western side of the reserve. It offers magnificent dune scenery to the west and rugged Namib mountainous escarpment to the north and east with grassy plains and 'fairy circles' filling the spaces between.

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Expert Travel Advice for Southern Africa


Thank you for having organized every thing to a perfection, I'll keep very good memories for having worked on that trip with you and as I told before I'll give your contacts to the many friends we have around and who are looking forward to coming to RSA t
Marie-Edith - Gabon

We had a wonderful time in South-Africa. Everything worked out, and we had no problems.
Mandy Chweidan and Family - Israel

We had a fantastic time everywhere we went and have concluded that we can't even pick a favorite spot because it was all so amazing.
Christian Davis

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