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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!


Susuwe Island Lodge

Susuwe Island Lodge offers visitors the opportunity to experience closely a wild and untouched island of Africa. Situated in north-eastern Namibia, our island is in the remote Kwando River - a permanent water source which nourishes delicate ecosystems and sustains varied game and birdlife.

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The Michaelangelo Hotel

The Michelangelo Hotel is a superb 5-star hotel ideally situated in the heart of Johannesburg’s Sandton business and leisure district. Combining luxury accommodation with a prime location makes this hotel perfect for those who want to base themselves in the centre of the city and experience all that it has to offer.

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The Blue Train

The Blue Train is unique. It is not merely a train but combines the luxury of the world's leading hotels with the charm of train travel. Think of it as an all inclusive luxury rail cruise with an opportunity to view South Africa's spectacular landscapes and visit interesting tourist attractions along the way.

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Expert Travel Advice for Southern Africa


We can say thank u for everything.
Yifa & Yaron Idisis

What a brilliant time we had in South Africa, culminating in that magical day with you and Roger, the wine expert, planning it perfectly so that we were able to sample those delicious wines...
Tim and Angela - UK

First of all I would like to say a big thank you from both of us for organising a super holiday for us - the great thing was we didn't have to do too much planning for the whole 2 1/2 weeks - just what the doctor ordered! We got all the photos of our holi
Darren - Ireland

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