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!

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


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The Southern Destinations difference

Tales from our trails

Baby gorilla - Rwanda

Your 2022 Safari Calendar

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Zungulila Bushcamp

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Slow Travel Africa

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