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About Us

African Overland Safaris is a 100% African owned company specialising in budget adventure travel.

We have been in business since 1999 and collectively our reservations staff has well over 30 years experience in African overland travel. Our staff has all travelled the overland routes between Southern and East Africa and have also lived for extended periods in many of the countries we specialise in. We have all experienced Africa's breathtaking scenery, its amazing wildlife, its colourful cultures and its local cuisine ... and now we want to help you to also experience this incredible continent we love so much.

As a fully independent and privately owned company we offer unbiased advice and professional service. With the help of our carefully selected ground operators we can ensure that your every need is taken care of.


Why book with African Overland Safaris?

  • In business since 1999 - one of the oldest internet based companies specializing in budget, adventure and overland travel
  • Widest selection of adventure tours in Southern & East Africa
  • Quality products at competitive prices (and NO hidden costs)
  • Reliable & professional service
  • 24 Hour emergency assistance
  • All our tour guides & support staff are highly qualified, trained and experienced
  • Well maintained, reliable vehicles and equipment

We look forward to making your African overland safari holiday a reality.