Best African Safari Destinations - southern

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Best places to vacation in Southern Africa


Best Southern Africa Vacation Spots

Victoria falls

The Victoria Falls

Zimbabwe: Victoria Falls

Zambia: Livingstone

Victoria Falls is undoubtedly one of the most majestic waterfalls in the world.

Activities in the adventure capital of the world

Overnight white water rafting below the falls or canoe safari above the falls are best value for money.
For the white water adventurer she is a swirling mass of water below the Victoria Falls. and placid above


Zambezi River

One of the last unspoilt, unpolluted and underpopulated large rivers left in the world

Kariba Houseboats

Chobe Houseboats

Binga Houseboats

Canoe Safaris

Walking Safaris

Fishing Safaris

Mana Pools fishing

For the fisherman the Zambezi offers up the ultimate challenge of tigerfishing; for the holiday maker on a houseboat cruise on lake Kariba

Above the mighty Falls visitors enjoy leisurely Houseboat cruises and beyond lake Kariba canoeing along the shores of Mana Pools which offers an incredible chance of getting close to Africa's wildlife

self-catering lodges at Charara – on the shores of Lake Kariba, east of Kariba town are affordable holidays. On offer are 3 or 4 bedroom, fully-equipped, self-catering facilities each with its own chef; most have private swimming pools, some have air-conditioning. Gorgeous lake views; close encounters with wild life (elephant, zebra, hippo, jackal, buffalo, etc graze on the lawns). Tender boats are available to hire for fishing, game viewing and recreational purposes. Fishing rod hire is also available.

Botswana Safari

Okavango Delta

Chobe National Park

The Okavango Delta is a wonderful wetland within a desert, getting its waters from rain falling in central Africa, 1000 km away. Wildlife is prolific and the camps are small and remote

Only 80 kms from Victoria Falls, Chobe national park in Botswana is one of the most prolific game viewing areas in Africa with over 100,000 Elephants

Zambian Safari

South Luangwa

Lower Zambezi

one of the greatest wildlife sanctuaries in Africa and a very good chance of seeing a kill while on safari

One of the last true wilderness areas and a canoe safari is one that you will never forget

2 hr drive by road from Livingstone.The oldest and largest of Zambia’s national parks

Namibia Safari




Sossusvlei is a surreal landscape of some of the highest sand dunes in the world. Nature's own show of ever changing light patterns in a sea of sand and eerily beautiful when a sandstorm comes up.
On these star shaped mountains, challenge yourself to climbing Big Mama or get an invigorating work out on a walk to Dead Vlei

Etosha: there are game reserves and then there is Etosha - one of Africa's greatest wildlife sanctuaries. Here's why: 114 mammal species; 110 reptile species; over 340 species of birds.
Spread over a huge mineral pan, a series of waterholes along the southern edge of the pan offer spectacular game viewing. There is a good range of accommodation available from camping to upmarket safari lodges.


Best of South Africa

Cape Town

Kruger Park

Garden Route

Cape Town

Kruger Park

Garden Route

Top Travel Tips for Cape Town. - Dry summers with winter rains

airport to airport (singles to large groups)

Private and scheduled escorted tours through S.A starting from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth and Kruger Park- Value for money vacations

Cape Vidal

Drakensberg trout fishing

Garden Route - South Africa
well named is this beautiful stretch of 3000 kms of coastline packed with amazing and memorable sights. As you travel its route experience 2 oceans; ride an ostrich at Oudtshoorn and explore the caves at Cango. At Tsitsikamma the rocky coastline offers up thick forests of indigenous trees and plants. Walk over Storms River on the suspension bridges. Take a cruise at Knysna to the Heads and savour oysters and champagne.


Cape Vidal - part of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park
popular family fun holiday destination with a number of affordable accommodation options within the St Lucia Marine Reserve, northern KZN.
Ski boat fishing (marlin - sailfish) as well as surf fishing.
The well stocked game reserve is home to reedbuck, hippo, crocs, buffalo, kudu, wildebeest, waterbuck - leopard
For the birder there are a number of bird hides.
Swimming and tidal pools for snorkelling and if travelling in December go see the Loggerhead and Leatherback turtles

airport to airport (singles to large groups)

Private and scheduled escorted tours through S.A starting from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth and Kruger Park

Zimbabwe - Safari

Lake Kariba


A popular way to enjoy this huge man-made lake is on a houseboat with friends viewing the large numbers of crocodile and hippo, going game viewing at the Matusadona National Park or Tiger fishing

Hwange National Park

The country's largest national park. The only area in the country where gemsbok and brown hyena occur in reasonable numbers and where the population of wild dog is thought to be the largest surviving in Africa today. Elephant herds of up to 100 strong can be seen 

Mana Pools National Park

Part of the Middle Zambezi Valley, Mana Pools is host to some of the biggest concentrations of large mammals to be seen in Zimbabwe; it is also renowned for its varied and colourful birdlife. game viewing / walking and canoe safaris are popular

Eastern highlands

This mountainous region has streams, waterfalls, mountain flowers, and rare birds, attracting nature lovers, hikers and other outdoor enthusiasts

Matobos Hills

The unusual 2000 square kilometres of gigantic wind-sculpted rock formations of the Matobos hills are not to be missed

Great Zimbabwe Great Zimbabwe- Ruins of an ancient African city, believed to have flourished between the 13th and 15th centuries AD. The mystery of how these tall towers of granite rocks balance with no mortar, is baffling. The Kyle recreational park is nearby


Zambezi River

Kruger Park

South Africa Coach Tours

airport to airport (singles to large groups)

Private and scheduled escorted tours through S.A starting from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth and Kruger Park

Mozambique - Northern Surf


one of the greatest wildlife sanctuaries in the world

exceptionally beautiful park has few mammals but abundant birdlife. Between Lusaka and Livingstone

One of the last true wilderness areas

Remote and a fishermans paradise


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