Escorted Tours to Africa

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Let us invite you to take the Scenic route as you embark on the ultimate African adventure, discovering a tapestry of magnificent landscapes and wild animals.

Explore a continent of monumental beauty, where nature still exercises dominion over the land, as well as the people and creatures that roam its plains. This is a place where the law of eat or be eaten still prevails. There’s every possibility that Africa won’t just open your eyes to new wonders, but that it will change the way you look at life.

At Scenic, we carefully handpick each and every unforgettable experience to ensure that our innovative itineraries continue to set the standard for luxury touring.

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Luxury Inclusions 

With Scenic, the perks and privileges come included. Enjoy a full range of luxurious benefits that will enhance your experience throughout your journey.

Extraordinary Experiences

At Scenic, we’ve combined the ease of luxury travel with a selection of journeys that offer you a true insight into the wonders of the regions you visit. Africa was our first international touring destination in 1999 , while our history in Egypt and Jordan dates back to 2006.

Our handcrafted journeys feature the very best inclusions and a host of memorable moments. When you travel with Scenic, everything is taken care of. Our expert staff, from Tour Directors to local guides, will go above and beyond to make your experience unforgettable. That’s not to say choice is taken away from you. Wherever you go, there are countless experiences and activities to choose from – and of course they’re all included. From your luxury accommodation, dining, and boutique Nile cruise and rail journeys, to transfers and even tipping, every Scenic journey delivers excellence on every level.

Here is a small selection of the Scenic Enrich and Scenic Freechoice activities that we feature in Africa:

Scenic Enrich

  • Enjoy a heart-warming visit to Lake Nakuru Orphanage centre to partake in a memorable lunch with the children.
  • Get up-close-and-personal with nature during your visit to an elephant sanctuary near Victoria Falls.
  • Be treated to a mesmerizing display of traditional Zulu dancing near Ghost Mountain, complete with dramatic local drumming.
  • Discover the beauty of this marvellous nation as you dine in the bush in Thornybush Game Reserve under a starlit sky.
  • Explore Soweto with a local guide and enjoy an insightful visit to Nelson Mandela’s home in Johannesburg.

Scenic Freechoice

  • Take to the trails to explore the African plains around Cape Point on a Harley DavidsonTM tour with an experienced guide.
  • Join your expert tracker in Kruger National Park and witness shallows populated by hippo pods from an elevated ledge.
  • Journey through the Maasai Mara National Reserve with a Maasai warrior and encounter some of Africa’s most iconic wildlife.
  • Cruise in the sheltered waters of Walvis Bay, home to a great variety of birds and sea life, such as seals and dolphins.
  • Enjoy learning about African culture as you go on a half day township tour in Cape Town and interact with the locals you meet.

World Class Hotels & Special Stays

You’ll find that the wonders of Africa are all the more wonderful when you’re ensconced in the comfort and luxury of the region’s most prestigious hotels. Exceptional quality and service is integral to everything we do, and our selection of handpicked luxurious hotels will ensure that your holiday becomes just that little bit more extraordinary.

There’s nothing like checking into a spectacular hotel where you can relax and recharge after a busy day exploring. All our luxury properties have been handpicked to let you thoroughly enjoy each destination. What’s more, with our range of Scenic Special Stays you’ll also find yourself in hotels that are simply unlike any others, whether it’s their superb position, such as the magnificent Victoria Falls Hotel overlooking Victoria Falls Gorge, or the sheer splendour of their design, such as Durban’s wonderfully colonial Oyster Box.

Appreciate the urbane elegance of Cape Town’s Table Bay Hotel with incomparable views of the sea and the mountain, and The Michelangelo Hotel in Johannesburg’s trendy shopping district of Sandton. You can look forward to stays that complement each location, from stunning lagoon view rooms at the Protea Hotel Knysna Quays, to the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club, which offers a snapshot of Africa from a bygone era.

Stay at historical palaces with pinch-yourself views, such as the Marriott Mena House Hotel in Giza, nestled in the shadows of Egypt’s Great Pyramids, and sleep under starry desert skies in air-conditioned ‘Martian’ geodomes at Sun City Camp in Jordan’s Wadi Rum. With top-tier services and facilities, the wonder never truly ends at havens like these. Appreciate the urbane elegance of Cape Town’s Table Bay Hotel with incomparable views of the sea and the mountain, and The Michelangelo Hotel in Johannesburg’s trendy shopping district of Sandton.

Extensions

If you wish to do so, then the option to extend your moments of wonder on your trip of a lifetime is also available. We offer a number of extensions, at additional cost, to complement our itineraries. Please call us for more details.
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