KENSINGTON TOURS

"WE CREATE the experience
THAT CHANGES THE LIFE." - Kensington Tours

AFRICA SAFARIS AND TOURS

"Immerse yourself in spectacular natural wonders on a customized African safari designed just for you by our expert team. With your private guide and driver, set out into lush grasslands for unparalleled wildlife sightings within feet of your vehicle. Hear huge hippos splashing in the shallows of the mighty Zambezi. Listen to thundering hoofs of thousands of wildebeest across the Serengeti plains. Your guided safari adventure awaits. Spot the Big Five—leopard, lion, rhino, elephant and water buffalo—in Kenya's Masai Mara. Fly over thundering Victoria Falls. Or explore Namibia, where apricot-colored dunes dip and swell like the sea. Experience the benefits of a private tour through the souks of Morocco, South Africa’s vineyards or in Uganda for up-close gorilla encounters. For kids? Hakuna Matata! Our ‘Kidtastic’ tailor-made tours will have kids riding camels in the desert, visiting elephants or cavorting with penguins. And when night falls, enjoy tented luxury, eco-friendly safari lodges and Kasbahs—or camp with a view of snow-capped Kilimanjaro. Let our knowledgeable experts create such unforgettable moments on your customized Africa tour!" - Kensington Tours

RWANDA GORILLAS

Rwanda (Kigali, Parc National des Volcans)

"Safari deep into the heart of Africa to come face to face with some of the world's last remaining mountain gorillas. Their sheer size and human-like interactions will leave you spellbound." - Kensington Tours

  • Trek through dormant volcanoes in search of mountain gorillas.

  • Watch golden monkeys leap tree to tree in Parc National des Volcans.

  • Discover the heart aching past of Kigali at the Genocide Museum.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels & eco-lodges.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

5 days from $4,505 pp*

UGANDA & RWANDA EXCLUSIVE GORILLAS TREK

Uganda (Kampala, Lake Mburo National Park, Bwindi), Rwanda (Parc National des Volcans)

"Meet mankind's closest relatives in Rwanda & Uganda, while enjoying authentic cultural activities, wildlife safaris, guided forest treks, and luxury accommodation.

Travel deep into the heart of the continent with this exotic adventure presenting some of the world’s last mountain gorillas. Led by private expert guide, journey through the “Pearl of Africa,” Uganda & “the Land of a Thousand Hills,” Rwanda to visit mankind’s closest relatives." - Kensington Tours

  • Search for endangered mountain gorillas in national parks.

  • Pay respects at The Kigali Genocide Memorial Center.

  • Set out on guided game drives in Lake Mburo National Park.

  • Enjoy private transfers between airport and hotels.

  • Featuring expertly selected luxury accommodations.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

7 days from $8,505 pp*

RWANDA GORILLAS & SERENGETI SAFARI

Rwanda (Kigali, Parc National des Volcans, Tanzania (Serengeti Ngorongoro)

"Start with mountain trekking in Rwanda and stare into the eyes of the world's largest primate, the gorilla, then end in the Serengeti coming face to face with Big Five game animals on an incredible safari." - Kensington Tours
 

  • Seek out wild gorillas with a trekking guide in the rainforest of Rwanda.

  • Track the Big Five animals on safari in the Serengeti.

  • Venture to the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater with guide.

  • Daily game drives in the Serengeti.

  • Premium accommodations and lodges selected throughout.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

10 days from $9,920 pp*

CENTRAL AFRICA GORILLA TREKKING

Rwanda (Kigali, Parc National des Volcans, Gisenyi, Kibuye, Nyungwe), Burundi (Bujumbura, Gitega), Tanzania (Gombe)

"Journey deep into the rainforests of Central Africa in search of mountain gorillas, chimpanzees, and other wildlife on this unique Explorers Club trip. Get closer to the captivating wildlife of the world with the help of experienced and knowledgeable guides." - Kensington Tours  New!
 

  • Trek deep into the rain-forest in search of the elusive mountain gorilla.

  • Explore national parks and spot chimpanzees in their natural habitat.

  • Trace the Nile to its southern source.

  • Spot crocodiles, hippos, and waterfowl on the shores of Lake Tanganyika.

  • Hike the coronation path walked by traditional Burundian kings.

  • Witness flowing lava on the hillside of an active volcano.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

13 days from $23,348 pp*

GORILLAS, BIG 5 & BEACH SAFARI

Rwanda (Kigali, Parc National des Volcans), Kenya (Nairobi, Masai Mara), Tanzania (Serengeti, Ngorongoro, (Zanzibar)

"From the roaring plains of the Serengeti, to the forest habitat of Rwandan gorillas, and the exotic beaches of Zanzibar, this is the East Africa tour of a lifetime.

Here in the cradle of mankind, you’ll discover the treasures hidden in wild jungles, primeval forests and expansive grassy plains. From spotting mountain gorillas in the early morning mist, to glimpsing a lioness and her cubs at water’s edge, your days will be filled with the unforgettable wonders of East Africa." - Kensington Tours
 

  • Search for mountain gorillas in Rwanda's Parc National des Volcans.

  • Kayak, picnic, and relax on the tranquil beaches of Zanzibar.

  • Game drives in the Masai Mara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro to spot Big 5 wildlife.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

16 days from $11,936 pp*

SERENGETI MIGRATION SAFARI

Tanzania (Arusha, Ngorongoro, Serengeti)

"Feel the pulse of the plains as you witness millions of wildebeest and zebras thunder across the Serengeti during the annual Great Migration.

The world’s greatest ancient migration route offers an awe-inspiring spectacle as the drama of predator and prey unfolds in the Serengeti. Each year, the famed wildebeest migration brings incredible wildlife sightings to the best game parks in Tanzania." - Kensington Tours
 

  • Head into the Ngorongoro Crater, home to endangered black rhinos.

  • Daily game drives in search of lions, cheetahs, elephants, and more.

  • Marvel at the spectacle of the famous wildebeest migration.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

7 days from $6,706 pp*

KENYA HIGHLIGHTS

Kenya (Nairobi Ol Pejeta ConservancyNaivashaMasai Mara)

"Witness Africa's legendary circle of life on this safari through the best parks of Kenya. Spot elephants, lions, giraffes & leopards while staying at traditional safari camps & lodges.

 

Take a picturesque drive through idyllic Kenya and head for Laikipia, where you can track rare game and visit the Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary, the only place in Kenya this extraordinary species can be seen. In the Great Rift Valley, visit pristine Lake Naivasha and boat across to Crescent Island to get up close with some portly hippos and incredible birdlife. Cross into Masai Mara for the best game viewing in the entire world. Explore open grassy plains and watering holes for lions, rhinos, leopards, cheetahs, and elephants. In the evenings, relax in charming tented camps and lodges. Watch the sun set over the plains and the stars come to life." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller
 

  • Seek out the Big 5 during game drives in Masai Mara.

  • Visit the chimps at Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary.

  • Choose to embark on the Crescent Island boat tour.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Enjoy expertly selected hotels.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

8 days from $4,168 pp*

THE GREAT MIGRATION SAFARI

Kenya (Nairobi, Masai Mara), Tanzania (Serengeti, Ngorongoro)

"Witness millions of game animals thunder the plains as they follow the ancient rhythm of Africa’s seasons. From Tanzania's Serengeti to Kenya's Masai Mara, the Great Migration is the greatest show on earth.

 

Everything in “The Mara” is larger than life. Africa's extraordinary predators, including lions, leopards, hyenas and wild dogs follow the migrating herds along the Mara River giving safari goers excellent chances of seeing a kill in action. Cross over from Masai Mara into the seamlessly never-ending expanses of the Serengeti, considered by many as the best for game viewing location in all of Africa, and track predators and prey as they act out the dramatic “circle of life.” - Kensington Tours  Bestseller
 

  • Discover the wildlife of the Masai Mara on daily game drives.

  • Embark on safari game drives to track more big game in the Serengeti.

  • Tour the world’s largest inactive volcanic caldera.

  • Explore the Olduvai Gorge.

  • Specially selected classic tented camp and lodge accommodations.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

9 days from $6,273 pp*

KENYA & TANZANIA GAME TRACKER

Kenya (Nairobi, Amboseli, Masai Mara, Naivasha), Tanzania (Ngorongoro, Serengeti

"Discover the best game viewing circuit in East Africa. From Nairobi to Amboseli, Arusha, Ngorongoro, Serengeti, Masai Mara and Lake Naivasha, you'll have your own private safari guide, 4x4 vehicle and driver.

 

A safari through Amboseli National Park is one of Kenya’s premier wildlife experiences. This is the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants. Meet the nomadic Masai tribes-people, Africa’s last great warriors. Cross into Tanzania to visit Arusha's famous souvenir markets or continue straight on to the cool heights of Ngorongoro.

Continue your African adventure past the Olduvlai Gorge on your way through the Serengeti game park for world class game viewing. Here you will have the chance to spot lion, leopard, cheetah and more! Finish your safari in the Masai Mara, the world's top game park, where you will see elephant, giraffe, lion and many more animals with your skilled private guide..." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

 

  • With expert tracking guide, search for Big 5 on daily game drives.

  • Explore the Masai Mara, Serengeti, and Amboseli with expert guides.

  • Explore the Olduvai Gorge, or the “Cradle of Mankind.”

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

10 days from $6,200 pp*

KENYA EXCLUSIVE

Kenya (Nairobi, Lewa Conservancy, Masai Mara, Chyulu Hills)

"Kenya is a land that will captivate your heart, stir your soul, and inspire your mind. Experience the treasures of Nairobi, Lewa Conservancy, the Masai Mara and Chyulu Hills in true luxury.

Dive into Kenya’s extraordinary natural wonders on this exclusive journey, and prepare to be permanently altered. Roam world-class national parks in your 4X4, on foot or atop a camel in search of the Big 5 game animals." - Kensington Tours
 

  • Get up close to the elephants of Amboseli National Park.

  • Search for wildlife in Loisaba Conservancy on game drives.

  • Discover the wildlife of the Masai Mara with expert tracking guide.

  • Includes private transfers, and internal flights.

  • Featuring luxury accommodations throughout.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

11 days from $12,188 pp*

KENYA & TANZANIA SIGNATURE SAFARI

Kenya (Nairobi, Masai Mara), Tanzania (Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Zanzibar)

"Experience the thrills of an East Africa safari in Masai Mara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro, before finding sanctuary on the tropical beaches of Zanzibar.

 

Embark on the wildlife adventure of a lifetime and meet East Africa’s most awe-inspiring animals while staying in luxury camps and lodges. Private guides and your own 4x4 vehicle will take you out each day into world-class parks and get you up close and personal with lions, elephants, giraffes and other big game.

Enjoy some post-safari relaxation on the exotic beaches of Zanzibar, explore incredible Stone Town and taste your way through a private guided tour of an exotic spice plantation. This bestselling tour expertly combines East African adventure and relaxation." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller
 

  • Embark on game drives in Masai Mara and Serengeti.

  • Explore Ngorongoro National Park, including the famous crater.

  • With private guide, visit a local Swahili spice farm village.

  • Enjoy beach time in Zanzibar.

  • Featuring premium properties.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

12 days from $8,316 pp*

THE GRAND AFRICAN SAFARI

Kenya (Nairobi, Masai Mara), Tanzania (Serengeti, Ngorongoro), Zambia (Livingstone), Botswana (Chobe), South Africa (Cape Town)

"This once-in-a-lifetime tour highlights the best of Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Botswana & South Africa. Meet the Big 5 in the world's best wildlife parks, explore spectacular Ngorongoro Crater, fly over breathtaking Victoria Falls and explore Africa's finest cities by private guide.

 

Explore the grasslands and riverine forests in search of over 95 species of mammals and 570 recorded species of birds. And, if visiting during the months of July – October, behold one of the grandest spectacles Africa has to offer, the annual migration of zebra, Thomson’s gazelle and wildebeests.
 

Roam the plains of Serengeti where your expert guide will get you up close and personal with elephants, lions and giraffe just to name a few! You might spot a rare black rhino as you descend into the crater floor of the Ngorongoro caldera, one of the seven natural wonders of Africa. Then fly down to Southern Africa to witness the thundering Victoria Falls, known as The Smoke That Thunders, then explore Chobe, famous for its massive herds of elephant. Stop by the African penguin breeding colony on the Cape Town outskirts, and fall in love with some of the most charming birds you’ll ever meet." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller
 

  • Experience the best of Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Botswana and South Africa.

  • See the Big 5 and more on countless game drives.

  • Private guided tour to world’s largest inactive volcanic caldera.

  • Discover Cape Town and Table Mountain by private guide.

  • Expert selection of value-based hotels and safari lodges.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

18 days from $13,500 pp*

TANZANIA EXCLUSIVE

Tanzania (Arusha, Manyara, Ngorongoro, Serengeti)

"Come within feet of a gentle elephant family grazing the Tanzania savanna as the sun sets behind Mount Kilimanjaro...

Explore the charming town of Arusha, nestled between the twin peaks of Meru and Kilimanjaro, and spot elusive big cats such as tree-climbing lions and spotted leopards at Lake Manyara National Park. Hippos, impalas, elephants, wildebeests, buffalo, warthogs and giraffes call this incredible park home, and you’ll have a chance to spot them in the wild. Descend into the Ngorongoro crater in search of endangered black rhino, lions, cheetahs, hyenas and jackals. Explore the far reaches of the legendary Serengeti and witness its open plains play host to the Great Migration of wildebeest and zebra." - Kensington Tours

  • Embark on daily game drives in search of Big 5 in the Serengeti.

  • Search for endangered black rhinos in the Ngorongoro Crater.

  • Spot flamingos, eagles and over 300 types of migratory birds in Manyara.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Luxuriate in Tanzania's top lodges and elegant camps.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

9 days from $13,923 pp*

TANZANIA SIGNATURE SAFARI & BEACH

Tanzania (Arusha, Ngorongoro, Serengeti, Zanzibar)

"Get up close with elephants, zebra and lions on the plains of the Serengeti, then unwind on dazzling Zanzibar beaches on this exclusive safari and beach tour.


Experience the best Tanzania has to offer with your own local safari guide and private 4x4 vehicle. Set out each day in search of big cats, wondrous giraffes and playful colobus monkeys. Trek through some of the country’s greatest National Parks for a chance to encounter wildebeests, warthogs, baboons, hippos and elephants. In the evenings, relax in charming tented camps and lodges that offer sumptuous comfort under a blanket of shimmering stars." - Kensington Tours
 

  • Relax on the exceptional beaches of Zanzibar.

  • Daily game drives in the renowned Serengeti plains, spotting the Big 5 game animals, and more.

  • Tour the massive Ngorongoro Crater, the world's largest inactive volcano caldera.

  • Get up close to wildlife on a guided walking safari through Arusha N.P.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

12 days from $6,636 pp*

KENYA & TANZANIA SIGNATURE SAFARI

Tanzania (Arusha, Ngorongoro, Serengeti, Zanzibar)

"Experience the thrills of an East Africa safari in Masai Mara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro, before finding sanctuary on the tropical beaches of Zanzibar.
 

Embark on the wildlife adventure of a lifetime and meet East Africa’s most awe-inspiring animals while staying in luxury camps and lodges. Private guides and your own 4x4 vehicle will take you out each day into world-class parks and get you up close and personal with lions, elephants, giraffes and other big game.

Enjoy some post-safari relaxation on the exotic beaches of Zanzibar, explore incredible Stone Town and taste your way through a private guided tour of an exotic spice plantation. This bestselling tour expertly combines East African adventure and relaxation." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • Embark on game drives in Masai Mara and Serengeti.

  • Explore Ngorongoro National Park, including the famous crater.

  • With private guide, visit a local Swahili spice farm village.

  • Enjoy beach time in Zanzibar.

  • Featuring premium properties.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

12 days from $8,316 pp*

KILIMANJARO - LEMOSHO CLIMB (EXCLUSIVE)

Tanzania (Arusha), Kilimanjaro (Kilimanjaro)

"An invigorating 8 day all-inclusive trek up and down the largest mountain in Africa; Kilimanjaro. Enjoy a more leisurely pace and top quality camping accommodations. Reaching the summit is a truly unforgettable moment...
 

Starting at Lemosho on the Western side and traversing across the most spectacular parts of the mountain, this is the ultimate Kilimanjaro trip...This package is ideal for those that want to have the complete Kilimanjaro experience, more acclimatization time, more culture, more spectacular scenery... 

Climb highlights include: West Kilimanjaro, afromontane forest, Shira plateau, glacial valleys and alpine desert, views of Mawenzi, ascent of Kibo with options to explore the summit caldera and ash pit, in addition to glaciers and the roof of Africa!" - Kensington Tours 
Bestseller

  • Climb to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro with a team of specially trained excursion guides.

  • Overnight camps set up each night for your comfort.

  • Featuring a charming lodge pre-climb in Arusha.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

10 days from $8,900 pp*

KILIMANJARO CLIMB & SERENGETI SAFARI

Tanzania (Arusha, Ngorongoro, Serengeti), Kilimanjaro (Kilimanjaro)

"Take your sense of adventure to new heights as you conquer Africa’s highest peak. Get the thrill of climbing Mt Kilimanjaro along with a spectacular safari through Tanzania's finest parks... 

Spend your days ascending alpine deserts and glacial valleys, and resting at comfortable camps each night. As you near the summit, you’ll watch morning break over the incredible landscape and take in extraordinary views extending hundreds of miles..." - Kensington Tours

 

  • Enjoy the views of Kilimanjaro's summit with your team of experts.

  • Travel into the Ngorongoro Crater in search of wildlife.

  • Marvel at the wildebeest migration right in front of your eyes.

  • Search for Big 5 in the Serengeti with your expert private guide.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

12 days from $9,120 pp*

MOZAMBIQUE BEACHES

Mozambique (Benguerra Island), South Africa (Johannesburg)

"Imagine an unspoilt island within a Marine National Park, deserted beaches of pure white sand that extend for miles, sparkling turquoise seas crisscrossed by local dhows plying their trade, sunny days and star studded nights… this is your luxury stay on the exclusive Benguerra Island in Mozambique." - Kensington Tours

  • Snorkel, dive, or fish in the waters of Benguerra Island.

  • Lie back and listen to ancient African stories while you stargaze.

  • Feast on fresh fish and seafood.

  • Enjoy private transfers.

  • Luxurious beach resort.

EXTENSION

4 days from $6,044 pp*

ZAMBIA SIGNATURE

Zambia (Livingstone, Lower Zambezi, Lusaka), South Luangwa National Park (South Luangwa National Park - Central)

"You lie, perfectly still, listening to the rustling and snapping of the dry grasses just outside your tent. Then you hear it; a slow, rhythmic panting that builds, then fades as the wild thing passes on its way to a nearby watering hole...
 
Zambia is your dream destination. Boasting some of the continent’s most spectacular wildlife parks...Explore Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park where Zambia's only white rhino can be spotted. Cruise up the Zambezi River... 

In South Luangwa National Park, considered by many experts to be the greatest wildlife sanctuary in the world, you’ll feel pure exhilaration as you experience a walking safari that allows you to truly get up close to the action. Track lion, leopard, elephants and hippos through huge ox bow lagoons, woodlands, ebony groves and expansive grasslands.

Whether you’re canoeing along the immense Zambezi, spotting a pack of lions taking down a kill, or stargazing by an open campfire, your time in Zambia will be absolutely unforgettable." - Kensington Tours

  • Sail into the sunset on an evening cruise along the Zambezi River.

  • Search for incredible wildlife on safaris by foot, 4x4, and boat.

  • Visit a community school and village and get to know the locals.

  • Marvel at the thunderous power of Victoria Falls with expert guide.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

9 days from $9,126 pp*

VICTORIA FALLS LUXURY

Zambia (Livingstone)

"ZAMBIA The best location in the region built near the lip of the falls. An appropriate setting for this world wonder.

  • Embark on a canoeing journey along the Zambezi River.

  • Take in the incredible views of Victoria Falls with expert guide.

  • Enjoy game drives in the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Spend nights in a luxurious lodge situated on the Zambezi.

EXTENSION

3 days from $1,575 pp*

VICTORIA FALLS & BOTSWANA HIGHLIGHTS

South Africa (Johannesburg) Zimbabwe (Victoria Falls) Botswana (Chobe, Okavango)

"There are few experiences that can alter your reality and impress you with the grandness of life on Earth. An African safari through Botswana’s breathtaking landscapes is one of those experiences.

 

Feel the spray of the spectacular Victoria Falls as you meander along a forest path for views that are awe inspiring. Considered by many as one of the finest game viewing experiences in all of Africa, roam the plains of the Chobe National Park for a chance to glimpse elephants and other big game. A boat trip down the Chobe River may get you up close to families of elephants, bobbing hippos and grinning crocodiles. Head for the magnificent Okavango Delta, famed for its big cats and bird population. Explore by boat, traditional mokoro or on walking safaris and your expert guides bring you up close to the wild! As the sun sets, draping its golden light across the expansive landscape, you’ll wish your time in Botswana never had to end." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • Embark on a boat safari in search of bathing elephants.

  • Sail along the Zambezi River on a sunset cruise.

  • Explore Victoria Falls with your expert guide.

  • Search for the Big 5 on daily safaris by foot, 4x4, and boat.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

8 days from $5,584 pp*

BOTSWANA SIGNATURE

South Africa (Johannesburg, Botswana (Central Kalahari, Okavango, Linyanti

"A diverse trip which explores the diverse regions of Botswana. The vast Kalahari, and the wilds of the Okavango Delta and Linyanti.

 

Your safari starts with a flight from Maun to the Central Kalhari Reserve. This area is known to be a hotspot for cheetah, black-maned Kalahari lion along with meerkats as well as large herds of springbok, gemsbok and wildebeest... From desert to delta you will next explore one of the most pristine areas on the planet, the Okavango Delta. This area offers you the opportunity to track game both by water and land.

Renowned for its mokoro (dugout canoes) trips which offer you close encounters with lechwe, sitatunga and an incredible range of birdlife. You will then board another charter plane as you fly into Linvanti, offering a vastly different landscape where you will discover the vast grassland plains which are famed for its lion and wild dog population. Being in this private concession allows you to go on night drives to search for nocturnal creatures such as the aardwolf." - Kensington Tours" 
Bestseller

 

  • Embark on a walking safari with a local bushman.

  • Sit back and relax on a mokoro excursion with expert guide.

  • Enjoy daily game drives in search of big cats and more.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

10 days from $13,330 pp*

VICTORIA FALLS TO THE OKAVANGO DELTA

South Africa (Johannesburg) Zambia (Livingstone), Botswana (Chobe, Okavango)

"Discover the "smoke that thunders" at Victoria Falls before exploring the wilds of the Okavango Delta in luxury.

Explore the majestic natural scenery of the thunderous Victoria Falls - a true highlight of any Southern Africa trip. Afterward, cross the border and head to Chobe in Botswana where you'll set out on safari in a National Park with one of the largest concentrations of game in all of Africa.

Then, spot all sorts of wildlife in the Okavango Delta as you track the big 5 during the day, and wine and dine in the evenings. You'll have traditional game viewing by 4X4 with experienced safari guide, as well as other Okavango experiences like floating silently through the reeds in a dugout canoe. We'll take you back to Johannesburg at the end of this incredible adventure through two of southern Africa's most magical countries." - Kensington Tours  
Bestseller

  • Soar high over the Okavango Delta on a helicopter ride.

  • Customize your adventure with a variety of optional excursions.

  • Embark on daily 4x4, canoe, and foot safaris in search of the Big 5.

  • Private transfers throughout.

  • Featuring expertly selected luxury hotels.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

10 days from $10,230 pp*

BOTSWANA AND NAMIBIA EXPLORER

South Africa (Johannesburg, Botswana (Okavango), Namibia (Windhoek, Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Etosha)

"Travelling through Namibia with your private guide gives you the opportunity to take in the most spectacular and remote regions of the country at your own pace.

 

An incredible exploration of one of the world's last pristine natural habitats, starting with the Okavango Delta in Botswana, the world's largest inland delta.

 

Continue on to Namibia where you'll explore the bare plains of the Namib Desert, the apricot coloured dunes of Sossusvlei, the romantic coastal town of Swakopmund nestled between the Ocean and the Desert, and the abundant wildlife in the world renowned Etosha National Park." - Kensington Tours

  • Embark on safaris by foot, canoe, and land rovers led by expert guide.

  • Experience the “Moon Landscape” of Swakopmund.

  • Search for lions, elephants, penguins, dolphins, and more.

  • Enjoy daily game drives in Etosha National Park and Okavango.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

12 days from $9,924 pp*

CAPE TOWN & KRUGER SAFARI

South Africa (Cape Town, Kruger, Johannesburg)

"Enjoy a front-row seat as the sunrise casts a golden hue across the endless African savannah and the local wildlife begins its daily parade. Take a private tour of Cape Town, discover Table Mountain, and more.

 

On this bestselling safari through the Kruger area, you'll come face-to-face with lions, elephants, leopards, zebras, cheetahs and other creatures during sunrise and sunset game drives. Take in breathtaking views of cosmopolitan Cape Town from soaring Table Mountain, opt to stroll the gorgeous Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and see the brightly colored houses of the traditional Cape Malay community at Bo Kaap.

Explore the Cape, meet friendly penguins and more with your private guide. Then enjoy time at leisure and choose from an endless array of activities in the Mother City. Explore the cobbled streets and, stroll glorious golden beaches, visit Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned, go shark-cage diving or simply relax and watch the sun set, draping its golden light across the expansive landscape." - Kensington Tours  
Bestseller

 

  • Stay in the Greater Kruger area and take daily safari game drives.

  • Embark on a private tour of Cape Town and alluring Table Mountain.

  • Jet between destinations courtesy of included domestic flights and private transfers.

  • Spot penguins on a private tour of Cape Point Peninsula.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of quality accommodations.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

7 days from $3,787 pp*

BIG 5 OF LAND & SEA

South Africa (Cape Town, Hermanus, Sabi Sands)

"Come face-to-face with lions on game drives in Sabi Sands, spot African penguins frolicking in the surf off Cape Point, soar to the top of Table Mountain by cable car and more on this incredible exploration of South Africa by land and sea."  Bestseller
 

  • Ride to the top of Table Mountain by cable car, then bike down its slopes to tour the city.

  • Follow African penguins across a secluded beach at Cape Point Peninsula.

  • Opt to go whale watching or climb into a shark cage to come nose-to-nose with great whites.

  • Track the Big Five and other exotic game in Sabi Sands.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of award winning lodges and hotels.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

9 days from $11,574 pp*

CAPE, KRUGER AND VIC FALLS

South Africa (Cape Town, Kruger, Johannesburg, Zimbabwe (Victoria Falls)

"Feel the immense power of nature deep within your chest as you marvel at the roaring spectacle of Victoria Falls. This all-encompassing tour combines the best of coastal South Africa with the stirring sights of the savannah and the rich wildlife of the mighty Zambezi River." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • Visit thunderous Victoria Falls and cruise the Zambezi River at sunset.

  • Take daily safari drives through a private game reserve in the Greater Kruger area.

  • Watch penguins waddle their way across the Cape Peninsula.

  • Explore Cape Town and fall under the spell of alluring Table Mountain.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of premium accommodations.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

10 days from $6,410 pp*

CAPE, ROVOS RAIL & KRUGER

South Africa (Cape Town, Johannesburg, Sabi Sands)

"Recapture the romance and atmosphere of a bygone era as you journey across the wilds of South Africa in a world-class luxury train. Discover the wonders of Cape Town, Kimberley and the Sabi Sands and meet the Big Five.

 

Let your expert private guide reveal the cultural treasures and natural wonders of “the Mother City.” Visit the adorable African penguin breeding colony at Boulders Beach and board a luxury train known as “the Pride of Africa” and set off on an unforgettable journey across the heart of the country. Trundle through the spectacular mountain rangers and scenic winelands of the Cape and the haunting barrenness of the Great Karoo to the grasslands of gold-rich Highveld. Track the Big Five and stay at the in the famous Sabi Sands located in the Greater Kruger Area." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • Experience a truly unforgettable luxury train safari across South Africa.

  • Explore Cape Town’s legendary sights on a privately guided tour.

  • Learn about South Africa’s diamond-mining rush in Kimberley.

  • Track the fabled Big Five in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of luxury accommodations.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

10 days from $10,320 pp*

CAPE, KRUGER AND BEACH HONEYMOON

South Africa (Cape Town, Sabi Sands) Mozambique (Vilanculos)

"Recapture the romance and atmosphere of a bygone era as you journey across the wilds of South Africa in a world-class luxury train. Discover the wonders of Cape Town, Kimberley and the Sabi Sands and meet the Big Five.

 

Southern Africa is famous for its staggering diversity of experiences, which makes it the ideal setting for the first chapter of your brand-new life together. Whatever you’re into, you’ll find it here: dazzling landscapes, free-roaming wildlife, a unique food-and-wine scene, adventurous pursuits to keep the courageous busy and miles of pristine beaches to laze upon once the action’s done. A honeymoon down here is more than a romantic getaway; it’s warm welcome to the very best years of your life." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • Get an insider’s glimpse of Cape Town through its tasty food and world-class wine.

  • Keep an eye peeled for penguins at Cape Point Peninsula.

  • Track the Big Five and other creatures on daily game drives at Sabi Sands.

  • Unwind on the tranquil beaches of Mozambique’s sun-splashed coast.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of luxury accommodations.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

11 days from $11,550 pp*

SOPHISTICATED SOUTH AFRICA

South Africa (Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Timbavati Game Reserve, Johannesburg), Zimbabwe (Victoria Falls)

"Enjoy private tours in chic cosmopolitan Cape Town and at awe-inspiring Victoria Falls, head to the Timbavati Game Reserver with safari guides to witness the animal kingdom at its most sublime and so much more." - Kensington Tours

  • Visit the African penguin colony at Cape Point Peninsula with a private guide.

  • Take daily game drives at the Timbavati Game Reserve.

  • Experience the wonders of the Cape Winelands on a private tasting tour.

  • Sample Cape Town’s diverse culinary delights on a guided food tour.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of premium accommodations and safari lodges.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

12 days from $8,424 pp*

BEST OF SOUTHERN AFRICA

South Africa (Cape Town, Sabi Sands), Zambia (Livingstone), Botswana (Okavango)

"Put the very best of Southern Africa at your fingertips on this grand voyage. Experience the thundering might of Victoria Falls, safari across the lush Okavango Delta, track the Big Five through the Greater Kruger Area, discover thriving Cape Town and more.

 

Immerse yourself in the stunning wilds of South Africa, Botswana and Zambia as you safari through some of the world’s most impressive natural spaces. Get close to the wildlife of Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve from open 4x4 safari vehicles as your experienced trackers lead you to the best spots to see lions, elephants, and leopards.

Explore Botswana’s Okavango Delta, a beautiful region that teems with incredible wildlife, coming eye-to-eye with water buffaloes, crocodiles and hippos as you silently glide through lily ponds in traditional dug-out canoes. Discover the majesty of mighty Victoria Falls and take an awe-inspiring sunset cruise down the Zambezi River." - Kensington Tours  
Bestseller

  • Track some of Africa’s most popular wildlife on daily games drives.

  • Take a privately guided tour of Cape Town, Table Mountain, and the idyllic Winelands.

  • Feel the roar of Victoria Falls in the company of a private guide.

  • Explore the lush Okavango Delta with an eye peeled for hippos, crocodiles, and big cats.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of premium accommodations and safari lodges.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

12 days from $11,280 pp*

SOUTHERN AFRICA BUCKET LIST

South Africa (Cape Town, Franschhoek, Kruger, Johannesburg), Zimbabwe (Victoria Falls), Botswana (Chobe, Okavango)

"Everything you could possibly want to see and do in Southern Africa, all in one incredible tour. Check Cape Town, the Winelands, Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park, the Okavango Delta and more off your list on this jam-packed exploration of South Africa and Botswana.

Ideal for first-timers and savvy Africa vets alike, this tour unites the region’s varied experiences into a single incredible journey. Explore Table Mountain, the Cape Point Peninsula, townships and more on private tours around Cape Town. Devote a full day to South Africa’s famed wineries on a private tour of Franschhoek. Witness wild creatures roaming free on daylight and nighttime game drives at the incredible Sabi Sand Game Reserve.

Cruise the mighty Zambezi River and stand in awe of Victoria Falls, “the smoke that thunders.” Cross into Botswana and follow elephants in Chobe National Park, then slip into the enveloping lushness of the Okavango Delta to spot crocodiles, big cats, and all manner of exotic birds. This is quintessential Africa. Your bucket list runneth over." - Kensington Tours

 

  • Discover the sights, sounds, and flavors of cosmopolitan Cape Town on private tours.

  • Sample world-class wines amid the peaceful environs of the Cape Winelands.

  • Feel the thunder of Victoria Falls and cruise the Zambezi River.

  • Embark on game drives and walking safaris in Chobe National Park and the Sabi Sands Game Reserve.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of premium accommodations and safari lodges.

PREMIUM CUSTOM TOUR

19 days from $13,547 pp*

ELITE SOUTH AFRICA

South Africa (Cape Town, Kalahari, Sabi Sands), Zambia (Livingstone)

"Get the very best out of South Africa in one incredible luxury tour. Soar over Table Mountain by helicopter, sample delicious wines in the Cape Winelands, come face-to-face with great whites on a shark-cage dive, spot the wild creatures on safari and much, much more.

This trip connects virtually all of South Africa’s considerable charms into a single breezy, streamlined itinerary. It starts in Cape Town, where you’ll make a sunrise visit to Table Mountain before taking to the skies over the Mother City on a thrilling helicopter tour. Later, you’ll spot penguins at Boulders Beach on the ruggedly beautiful Cape Point Peninsula, explore the fabled Cape Winelands with a private guide, and even climb into a shark cage to get up-close-and-personal with great whites on Klein Bay.

Next, journey to the edge of the Kalahari Desert and take game drives and guided bush walks, meet adorable meerkats, go horseback riding and more at the luxurious Tswalu Kalahari Reserve. The scene then shifts to Sabi Sands for daily game drives that will bring you astoundingly close to lions, leopards, rhinos and elephants by day and wrap you in regal comfort at night. Finally, retreat in a glorious spot on the banks of the Zambezi, where you can opt to visit Victoria Falls, cruise the river at sunset, track rare birds on safari, and so much more." - Kensington Tours

 

  • Climb into a cage and dive with great white sharks off the coast of Dyer Island.

  • Take to the skies on an incredible helicopter tour of Cape Town.

  • Taste your way through South Africa’s world-class wineries and vineyards.

  • Feel the thunderous power of mighty Victoria Falls on an optional visit.

  • Stay at a handpicked selection of luxury accommodations and safari lodges.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

14 days from $28,238 pp*

ANJAJAVY BEACH EXTENSION

Madagascar (Antananarivo, Anjajavy)

"Madagascar is the ultimate primate destination, but also renowned for its pristine beaches, this location embraces both.

 

In Madagascar, the Anjajavy Peninsula is a place where wildlife can grow free from human depredation. Along the Mozambique Channel, this natural Garden of Eden is home to unique species of lemur, birds of paradise, chameleons and so on, not to mention the huge variety of plant life and the splendid sea beds (especially Tinsgy where there are remains of ancient coral reefs)." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • Watch nocturnal animals come to life during a night walk.

  • Explore an underground world in the Sakalava Cave with expert guide.

  • Visit a local school and meet the villagers at Ambodro Ampasy.

  • Hike through an ancient forest of baobabs in search of playful lemurs.

  • Enjoy expertly selected hotels.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

5 days from $3,690 pp*

LEMURS & BEACH EXCLUSIVE

Madagascar (Antananarivo, Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Anjajavy)

"Madagascar is the ultimate primate destination, but also renowned for its pristine beaches, this location embraces both. Travel to the Andasibe & Mantadia National Park, as well as the remote Anjajavy Peninsula to explore the Mecca of lemur conservation.

Go wild in the rainforest of Andasibe-Mantadia led by expert private guide spotting bizarrely beautiful creatures, from the singing indri lemur & adorable mouse lemur to the sifaka sashaying across the sand.

Snorkel with sea turtles & rainbow-colored fish in coral reefs & unwind under the palm trees of Anjajavy’s white powder beaches. Soak up Madagascar’s colonial charm & luxury service in your own private villa overlooking the sparkling seas, dine on fresh seafood & be the first of your friends to discover the wonders of this unspoiled oasis." 
- Kensington Tours  

  • Search for lemurs in the Mantadia National Park.

  • Embark on an exciting exploration of the Sakalava Cave.

  • Set out along the Giant’s Walk and Baobab Path with expert guide.

  • Enjoy plenty of time on the beach and optional activities in Anjajavy.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

LUXURY CUSTOM TOUR

9 days from $4,986 pp*

MADAGASCAR SIGNATURE - LEMURS, LANDSCAPES & BEACH

Madagascar (Antananarivo, Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Antsirabe, Ranomafana, Fianarantsoa, Isalo National Park, Anakao)

"The mist is heavy deep in the Madagascan rainforest and sweat drips from your brow after a full-day hike. Then you see it grazing among the bamboo thickets – the rare golden bamboo lemur – and your heart leaps." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • Hike through the rain-forest in search of lemurs and chameleons.

  • Watch the forest come to life during a night walk with expert guide.

  • With expert guide, explore the lunar landscapes of Isalo Park.

  • Snorkel, swim, and soak up the sun on Anakao’s isolated beaches.

  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.

VALUE CUSTOM TOUR

14 days from $4,494 pp*

SEYCHELLES EXTENSION

Seychelles (Mahe)

"Seychelles’ is a year round destination perfect for sun worshipers and beach lovers. Add a luxurious 4-day stay to your itinerary.

 

Seychelles is an archipelago of legendary beauty, in pristine solitude, located 480km from the east coast of Africa. In this tropical haven the temperature stays warm and sunny all year round, making Seychelles’ a year round destination for sun worshipers and beach lovers.

Seychelles is famous for having some of the most pristine beaches in the world. Some are framed by age-old granite boulders, while others offer powder-soft sands, turquoise waters and sublime opportunities for swimming, snorkeling or pure relaxation. In Seychelles you will also find beautiful Creole houses, artists' studios, national reserves and marine parks, as well as breathtaking natural wonders located above and beneath the waves." - Kensington Tours  Bestseller

  • With options to snorkel, kayak, para-sail, and more.

  • Hike through lush jungles and get to know the islands of Seychelles.

  • Exciting diving excursions through beautiful reefs and wrecks.

  • Enjoy private transfers.

  • Featuring luxurious beach resort.

LUXURY EXTENSION

4 days Extension*

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“ I cannot express how fabulous our trip was!! I know it was made that way thanks to ALL the kind, knowledgeable, and helpful people that you all placed in our path. Thank you Kensington tours for this once in a lifetime African adventure! 

- Ronald J.

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