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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!

New DESTINATIONS:

Ephelia Resort

Situated on two of the most beautiful beaches on the island of Mahé, overlooking the marine national park of Port Launay, Constance Ephélia Resort enjoys a unique location set within 120 hectares of land with luxuriant and rare vegetation.
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Marataba

Inspired by the discovery of primeval ruins, Marataba embraces both the contemporary and the ancient in an exciting union of innovative architecture, design and technology, paying tribute to, and confirming, the concept of the African Renaissance. Lulled by the heartbeat of the bushveld, awed by towering mountains, enthralled by the abundance of wildlife, secure and sensually nurtured in the indulgent atmosphere, live your dreams of safari at Marataba, the place where the plains touch the mountains. Marataba is a member of Relais & Chateaux.
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Villa Zest Boutique Hotel

Innovative contemporary style meets urban cool - Villa Zest Boutique Hotel offers sophisticated luxury in an intimate, relaxed setting amid the bustle of the animated Green Point district.
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testimonials

Thanks for a great trip!!! It was effortless for us to plan, and travel because of all of your hard work.
Laura Hartman - USA

Everything was superb, Klein Genot fantastic place and we did a good bit of shopping in the wine region for art etc. All places you suggested were great...
Mark Buckley - United Kingdom

I want to thank you again for your help and perfect service.
Pezzoli Roberto

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