There’s adventure, and then there’s Africa. If you’ve never walked its sweeping plains, witnessed its jaw-dropping wildlife, explored its ancient cultures or camped beneath its star-swept skies, it’s difficult to understand. This is what true travel is all about. This is a continent that will change you forever. This is adventure, unfiltered.
Our groups are all Small Groups made up on like-minded travellers aged 18-35, for intimate tours, great views and social value over open-age competitors or solo travel.
Luxury safari tents with proper beds, exclusive lodges with swimming pools, Special Stays like private camping and treehouses, plus 3-4* hotels in cities.
and GAME park fees
Tailored to the location. Included internal flights for getting from A to B quickly, pop-top safari vehicles for game drives, a 4 x 4 for cruising the salt flats and air-conditioned mini-vans elsewhere.
Jaw-dropping wildlife, ancient cultures, and untamed nature. We uncover the best experiences, with a focus on local culture, ethical initiatives and adventure.
Expert Trip Managers and Local Guides for specialist expertise, like on game drives in the National Parks. Plus crew to look after you in the lodges, and porters on trips like Kili Climb & Gorilla Trek.
Travel experiences that support the local communities & align with our Contiki Cares & Treadright pillars, like the new Shanga community project & Ju/Hoansi Village
From roomy lodges to luxurious safari tents that are set up prior to your arrival, our top-quality accommodations will ensure you’re always prepared for a full day of adventuring. In the evening experience the magic of circling around a campfire under glittering African skies.
Luxury Safari Tents
An experience all on its own. Complete with comfy mattresses, fresh linens, hot showers, and en suite bathrooms.
These unique lodges are exclusive to Contiki. Here you’ll enjoy spacious twin rooms, swimming pools and more.
Can’t get enough of Africa? No worries, we can help you extend your trip. These short stays and unique excursions have been carefully crafted to fit perfectly at the start or end of any of our Southern & East Africa trips