SA Safaris

Private Overland South African Safaris

Our privately guided overland safaris in South Africa offer fantastic value for money and great flexibility.

3 Day Classic Kruger Park Safari
From: ZAR 10,800 pp Tour Code: S35

For safari enthusiasts with limited time, this quick overland sojourn to the southern Kruger National Park ensures that you’ll be able to encounter wildlife and savor the natural beauty of this world-renowned wilderness at your leisure.

4 Day Kruger Park Safari
From: ZAR 14,960 pp Tour Code: S34

The ideal minimum duration for short but sweet overland safari to the Kruger National Park in South Africa. Your game viewing will be conducted in a private air-conditioned vehicle operated by an experienced African Sky guide. Accommodation is comfortable but not luxurious.

5 Day Kruger Park Explorer
From: ZAR 19,054 pp Tour Code: S33

Experience two different regions of the immensely diverse Kruger National Park on this privately guided overland safari. Your safari will be enhanced by the presence of an experienced African Sky guide, who will highlight your game viewing with their extensive knowledge.

7 Day In Depth Kruger Park
From: ZAR 27,389 pp Tour Code: S31

Enjoy a week on safari in the world-famous Kruger National Park in the company of an experienced and knowledgeable African Sky guide. You’ll visit three different regions of the park and enjoy game viewing in a private air-conditioned vehicle.

9 Day Kruger National Park and Zululand
From: ZAR 32,339 pp Tour Code: S30

A standard overland safari conducted by an experienced African Sky guide. You’ll start in Ithala Game Reserve in Natal before traveling on to Hluhluwe-iMfolozi and, finally, the Kruger National Park – South Africa’s premier Big Five wilderness.

10 Day Cape Town to Addo
From: ZAR 36,303 pp Tour Code: T17

Trace South Africa's southern coastline from Cape Town to the Eastern Cape's Addo Elephant National Park. In between you'll enjoy the rugged magic of the Overberg and the adventure-riddled Garden Route region. Addo offers the potential to encounter Africa's majestic Big Five.

10 Day SA Birding
From: ZAR 33,559 pp Tour Code: T43

This privately guided specialist tour of South Africa focuses on feathered pursuits. You'll visit some of the country's top birding sites, including a wetland in southern Mpumalanga, Maputaland in KwaZulu-Natal and the Magaliesberg region in the North West province.

10 Day Wildlife and Culture Tour
From: ZAR 36,144 pp Tour Code: T16

A ten-day private tour that focuses on north-eastern South Africa's highlights, blending safari and cultural elements. You'll learn more about the Shangaan and Zulu tribes while also enjoying fantastic Big Five game viewing in Kruger Park and Hluhluwe-iMfolozi.

15 Day National Parks Overland Safari
From: ZAR 61,505 pp Tour Code: S29

Relish two weeks of adventure on a privately guided overland safari that explores South Africa’s Big Five-bearing national parks. You’ll visit Kruger, Hluhluwe-iMfolozi, Addo Elephant National Park and Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Though not home to the Big Five, Ithala in Natal is also included.

15 Day World in One Country
From: ZAR 58,839 pp Tour Code: T12

A standard four star tour that explores South Africa's most thrilling destinations over two exciting weeks. The overland trip is accompanied by an experienced and knowledgeable African Sky, who will highlight the country's spectacular features from Kruger Park to Cape Town.

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Overview of Private Overland South African Safaris

South Africa’s wealth of national parks makes it a choice safari destination. Wilderness areas like the Kruger National Park, Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve and Addo Elephant National Park all host the Big Five, and offer the opportunity for visitors to enjoy private - yet affordable - overland safari experiences.

While an abundance of luxury lodges exist across the spectrum of South African safari areas, it is not necessary to fork out to enjoy spectacular wildlife sightings. Equipped with comfortable rest camp accommodation, a private air-conditioned vehicle and a personal African Sky guide, you are bound to savor encounters that will stay with you for years to come. This is the classic South African safari experience - the same way locals have been enjoying these precious conservation areas for decades.

A major appeal of opting for a private overland safari is the flexibility of being able to enjoy game drives at your behest. If the safari bug has truly bitten, you can while away the hours exploring the arteries of the park. Alternatively, you can unwind in-camp with a pair of binoculars, spotting wildlife from afar or just quietly absorbing the sounds and smells of the wilderness around you. Your daily schedule is easily adaptable with the assistance of your guide.