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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!


Stanleys Camp

Stanley's Camp is situated on a 260,000 acre private concession,  bordering the southern section of the famous Moremi Game Reserve, thus affording guests absolute exclusivity. The area is home to a wide variety of big game including elephant, buffalo, giraffe, hippo, lion, leopard, cheetah and wild dog.

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The Residence Zanzibar

The Residence Zanzibar incorporates various influences of the island’s history to create a unique ambiance where guests are indulged in an elegant and sophisticated yet casual atmosphere.
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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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Robin Hones and family - USA

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

The local information that you provided for each stop proved invaluable and really did help us to make the most of our time there.
Sue Biddle - UK

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