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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!

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V & A Hotel

Built in 1904 as the North Quay Warehouse and converted in 1990 to a luxury hotel, it is named in honour of the Queen of England and her son who visited the Cape in 1870, when Prince Alfred officially opened the Breakwater basin, today’s Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

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Stanley Safari Lodge

Stanley Safari Lodge is the luxurious oasis for the new explorers of the Victoria Falls. With only 7 private cottages it is able to give you an unmatched level of entirely personalised service. Bordering the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park, with a direct view over the spray of the Victoria Falls, the exclusive Stanley Safari Lodge will take you back to the Africa of the 1920's.

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Amanzi Island Lodge

On the edge of the beautiful Knysna lagoon, Amanzi Island Lodge offers luxurious comfort, tranquility and spectacular views. After a warm Leisure Isle welcome, take a relaxing stroll across the rippled sand and return to enjoy a glass of wine on your private balcony or patio.

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Expert Travel Advice for Southern Africa

testimonials

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

South Africa definitely wowed us with its vastness, beauty and variety and we enjoyed it immensely.
Hilla Bonneh

As to the time away, yes it was just wonderful. Le Franschhoek is a beautiful hotel and we were all very much impressed, and just to be in that part of the world is special.
Paul Bateson

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