How to plan your dream trip to Africa…
So you want to see Africa? You may have an idea where you want to go and what you want to see. Weaving your ideas into a seriously addictive travel experience is where we shine. Your dreams. Our expertise. Together we can help you plan your ultimate African safari!
Explore the destinations…
Our Africa and safari gurus are ready to provide you with their insights and advice on which destinations to include on your must-see list.
Take a look at our pick of inspiring destinations…
Review the lodges & camps…
Which properties are best for your travel style and budget? Are you getting the best rate available? Are there specials you may not know about? As safari experts with more than 20 years experience and a vast network of hand-picked properties and operators at our fingertips, booking with us will give you the assurance you’re looking for.
Explore Africa’s finest lodges, safaris and boutique hotels…
Choose your safari experience…
There’s so much more to an African safari than seeing animals from the back of a game drive vehicle! The options are endless for special, never to be repeated encounters and experiences.
Take a look at some of our latest tours for inspiration
Ask us to design your dream trip to Africa!
There’s no pressure and no obligation, just passionate people ready to make your trip a reality…
Let’s make it happen!
1. Give us a little detail
2. Our safari gurus will craft an itinerary just for you within 24 hours
3. Confirm the details and get ready for the trip of a lifetime!
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Why choose Southern Destinations
We are Trusted
90% of our business is through client referral and repeat business. Our offices in New York and Cape Town offer clients a convenient point of contact on both ends of your trip.
We are Passionate
We love Africa and are passionate promoters of sustainable tourism that conserves animal kingdoms and uplifts communities.
We offer Value
Booking with us won’t cost you more. On the contrary, our first-hand expertise will add tremendous value to your trip and the partnerships we’ve developed over many years provide you with the best price guarantees
We only work with Africa’s finest
The Southern Destinations difference
Southern Destinations (Liesl Matthews) created the perfect itinerary for our…
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Tales from our trails
Recent clients from the US are recently back from an East Africa adventure that included gorilla trekking in Rwanda, an… …/
Honeymoon clients from the US were finally able to go on their safari adventure in June! We’re thrilled that they… …/
The “greatest show on earth” is under way once more as East Africa’s Great Wildebeest Migration moves from Tanzania’s northern… …/