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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!


African Elite Properties

African Elite Properties provides luxury serviced accommodation  in exclusive homes and apartments for short- or long-term rentals. Centrally situated in the heart of the legendary De Waterkant and The Famous Waterfront Marina, minutes from the Cape Town City Centre and the Cape Town Convention Centre. A cab away from the well known Table Mountain and 15 minutes away from Cape Towns Pristine Beaches.
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Mwamba Bush Camp

SHENTON SAFARIS’ camps are located deep within the South Luangwa National Park, in the very best game viewing area. The areas around KAINGO CAMP and MWAMBA BUSH CAMP are exceptionally rich in wildlife, in particular the big cats.


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Woodall Country House

Nestled in the heart of the Sundays River Valley, on the doorstep of Addo Elephant Park, and close to Shamwari and Schotia Reserves, Woodall Country House lies tucked away on a peaceful citrus farm where miles of citrus trees bear fruit all winter and scent the air with blossoms in the springtime.

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Expert Travel Advice for Southern Africa


We had a fabulous holiday - thanks so much for the smooth organisation and fantastic recommendations - all accomodation was outstanding.
Lucy and Ian Stewart - England

Our holiday was perfect we loved the places we were in.
Gal Yaniv

Our holiday in your beautiful country was a great and unforgetable experience for us and we would have wished to spend there some more time.
Ulli & Fritz Stucki

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