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Africa holidays
Holidays in Africa

A thrill-seeker's paradise and an amazing place of contrasts

From road and flying safaris across East Africa's national parks or luxurious private game reserve stays in South Africa, to stylish city stays in Cape town or scenic flydrives along the famous Garden Route.

We fly to Johannesburg and Cape Town daily

11 hours
London Heathrow - Johannesburg
London Heathrow - Cape Town
Seasonal service begins October 2020.
Connect from other UK airports

You can also fly from regional UK airports on one of our partner airlines.

Where to stay in Africa

Our popular tours


Essential Botswana

Combining the wilds of the Chobe National Park with the peaceful Okavango Delta.

From £2,939pp
Kenya safari-4card

A taste of Kenya

A lodge-based safari taking you from Kilimanjaro to the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve.

From £1,439pp
South Africa-4card

South Africa highlights

Combining all of the must-see destinations of South Africa from the wildlife of Kruger National Park to taking in the beauty of Cape Town

From £1,849pp

Kruger wildlife safari

The Kruger National Park is the heart of South Africa's big game country. With game-drives in 4x4 vehicles, you'll enjoy the opportunity to escape the crowds.

From £759pp

Hotels in Africa

Retrieving our hand picked hotels...

Highlights of Africa

A land of dramatic scenery, unique ecosystems and a diverse population, a life-changing journey awaits in Africa. Here are its best attractions.

  • Kick back on one of the many sun-drenched beaches of Zanzibar.
  • Head to Mombasa on Kenya’s East Coast for paradise sands and luxury beach resorts.
  • Stay at the luxurious Royal Livingstone Hotel in Zambia, right on the banks of the Zambezi River and Victoria Falls, the world’s largest waterfall. 
  • Experience luxury tented accommodation at Governor’s Camp on the Mara River or Richard Branson’s Mahali Mzuri. During your stay, enjoy champagne picnics and private dining.
  • Discover Arab architecture in the exotic Old Town of Mombasa.
  • Take a guided tour of a Kenyan village and learn about Maasai tribe traditions.
  • See the Dhow building industry, street bazaars and spice farms of Zanzibar.
  • Take the family to Kenya, a major safari destination for seeing the Big Five and spot pink flamingoes on Lake Nakaru. 
  • Go on spectacular game drives in Tanzania across the Serengeti plains.
  • See hyena, wild dogs, lions and herds of buffalo in Botswana.
  • Sail in a mokoro along Botswana’s Okavango Delta, a river that never reaches the sea, and see 400+ species of bird and the endangered rhino in the Moremi Game Reserve.

Seeing as Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent, I am sure you can imagine just how many beautiful places there are to see within it. Take a look at some of our most treasured locations that will be sure to offer you the holidays of a lifetime in Africa.

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