Our own families have grown up with Africa in their blood so we're old hands when it comes to planning well researched, safe and memorable family safaris. The key lies in selecting the right guides and activities.
South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and Zambia all offer excellent choices for family safari holidays.
Our Recommended Family Safaris
Discover the Island of Sao Tome$ 662
A little known island, Sao Tome is in the middle of the world! Breath taking scenery, waterfalls, black and white sand beaches, rainforests with extensive cocoa plantations.
Drop everything and get some sunshine.
Sao Tome Island, Gabon - 8 days/7 nights.
Victoria Falls Zambezi special$ 720
Enjoy 3 nights in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe in a luxury safari lodge including breakfasts, Boma dinner, sunset cruise and Tour of the Falls, plus time to explore the World Heritage site.
Victoria Falls - 4 star comfort at huge savings!
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe - 4 days/3 nights
Kenya beach breaks$ 930
Enjoy Swahili culture, sandy white beaches and gentle seas neighbouring vast wilderness areas, on the Kenyan Coast, which stretches from Malindi in the north to south of Mombasa.
A tropical paradise lapped by the rich warm Indian Ocean.
Kenya Coast - 5 days/4 nights on the Kenya Coast
Zanzibar Beach Break$ 1025
Voted as one of the top 30 beaches in the world, this Zanzibar beach resort is great for families and honeymooners alike and no better way to end a challenging summit of Mt Kilimanjaro!
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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania - 7 days/6 nights
Quirimbas island hopping dhow safari$ 2095
Explore one tropical island to another in the awesome Quirimbas Archipelago on a traditional Mozambique dhow enjoying a snorkelling, fishing, kayaking and star gazing along the way.
Sail the Indian Ocean in a traditional dhow.
Quirimbas Archipelago, northern Mozambique - 8 days/7 nights
Classic Namibia North-east camping experience$ 2205
Explore northern Namibia via Okahandja and Grootfontein and the heart of Bushmanland on this classic camping safari including camping on the Okavango River and the Waterberg Plateau.
Set departure mobile adventures with like-minded travellers.
Windhoek, Grootfontein, Kaudom NP, Caprivi Strip - 11 days/10 nights
Victoria Falls Big Five special$ 2396
A week long safari starting in 4-star comfort in Victoria Falls followed by 3 nights deep within Hwange, Zimbabwe's biggest and best known wildlife park and home of the Presidential herd of elephants.
Discover the Victoria Falls and be amazed by Africa's wildlife
Victoria Falls and Hwange National Park - 7 days/6 nights
Walking wild in Kenya$ 2830
A 5 night camel back safari exploring the remote valleys, hills and plains of Kenya's Lewa Wilderness with mobile and lightweight fly-camping making the most of this outdoor wonderland.
Embrace nature and walk wild with a comfortable adventure
Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, Kenya - 6 days/5 nights
Southern Malawi Adventure$ 3050
Two iconic Malawi destinations including Liwonde National Park with game viewing by boat, foot or vehicle before chilling out at fabled Mumbo Island or in the clear waters of Cape Maclear.
One week of magic, two pristine wildernesses.
Lake Malawi and Liwonde National Park, Malawi- 8 days/7 nights
Barefoot luxury kayak adventure in Madagascar$ 3165
Enjoy Madagascar on our kayak adventure exploring Madagascar from Antananarivo to Fourt Dauphin including St Luce for 4 nights in a barefoot luxury lodge.
Paddle and explore lush mangroves and secret beach spots.
South eastern Madagascar - 11 days/10 nights
Affordable Island hopping in Mauritius$ 3247
Island hopping in the Indian Ocean from Mauritius to the little known Rodriguez Island and back to Mauritius - cruise and swimming with dolphins included.
Affordable, unique and utterly relaxing.
Mauritius and Rodriguez Islands, Indian Ocean - 12 nights/13 days
Mozambique island paradise$ 3266
Barefoot, beach paradise on Quirimbas Archipelago islands in Mozambique enjoying the unspoilt, marine parks by snorkel or boat and enjoying delicious, freshly cooked seafoods.
Salty, beautiful and a tropical paradise.
Quirimbas Archipelago, Mozambique - 7 nights/8 days
Vanilla Islands Family Adventure$ 3413
Whether you're looking for a romantic break or a family holiday, spoil yourself in two luxury beach resorts, combining Seychelles with Mauritius in one glorious beach holiday.
Coastal living at its best.
Mauritius and Seychelles, Indian Ocean.
Tanzania migration safari$ 4200
A safari to Tanzania's Serengeti for the best of the annual migration from semi-permanent seasonal camps. Includes a visit to Ngorongoro Crater and Manyara from Arusha or Nairobi.
The great migration - regarded by many as the greatest show on earth
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania - 6 days/5 nights
Great Rift Valley Safari$ 4716
Start in Oserian Wildlife Sanctuary situated in the glorious Great Rift Valley of Kenya, and end in the Masai Mara close to the famous wildebeest migration river crossing.
A safari to shine like a beacon in your memory for years to come.
Lake Naivasha and Masai Mara Reserve, Kenya - 8 days/7 nights
Victoria Falls and Botswana$ 5182
A 10 day safari from Victoria Falls to Botswana's Chobe National Park and the fringe of the Okavango Delta for world class wildlife viewing in one of Africa's most prolific wilderness areas.
Prolific wildlife and the magnificent Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park and Okavango Delta - 10 days/9 nights
The life and soul of South Africa on safari$ 5544
Inter-act close-up with a special herd of elephant in Kapama Private Game Reserve, South Africa from a private bush home on a superb range of horses before heading to Cape Town.
Enjoy elephants, horse rides and novel adventures.
Kapama Game Reserve + Waterberg + Cape Town, South Africa - 10 days/9 nights.
Zambia Explorer$ 6500
The Zambia explorer safari allows us to make use of small deluxe seasonal bush camps in the remote South Luangwa to explore and discover the regions big game and diverse wildlife.
On the ground you can see, hear and feel Africa. Save US$1390 pp!
South Luangwa National Park, Zambia - 9 days/8 nights
Discover the Spirit of Zimbabwe$ 6870
The ideal Zimbabwe safari including best wildlife reserves and World Heritage Sites. Ideal for big game from wild dog, elephant, lion, leopard, black rhino, buffalo to giraffe.
Safaris the way they were always intended!
Victoria Falls, Hwange, Lake Kariba and Mana Pools - 12 days/11 nights