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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!


Camp Fig Tree

Camp Fig Tree is a remote, private lodge set on top of the stunning Zuurberg mountain range near Addo. Resting in a 35 000 ha conservancy, the camp boasts breathtaking 270-degree views over the verdant surrounding areas and out onto the steely-blue Indian Ocean.

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Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa

The Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa is a unique, exclusive, up-market sanctuary for today`s traveler, be that business or leisure. Conveniently situated in Johannesburg, in the Sandton suburb of Morningside Manor, this award-winning boutique hotel impresses with its Balinese Spa, excellent restaurant and world-class suites.
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The Lofts

Hidden away in the Boatshed, on Thesen Islands, a mere couple of feet from the water's edge, you will discover The Lofts. These luxury Loft rooms offer the discerning guest a combination of luxurious living and breathtaking views over the scenic Knysna lagoon.

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Expert Travel Advice for Southern Africa


Over the years we have had many memorable holidays in locations around the world, however our holiday in SA was the best ever...
Malcolm and Christine - Scotland

Robs tours were wonderful and the energy and enthusiasm that he puts into them is quite superb.
Louise Taylor

The stops you recommended, and the places you booked, were wonderful.
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