Amazing Special – Free Gorilla Permit worth $US 700 A once in a life-time opportunity to trek with these magnificent animals in the jungles of East Africa. Do our tour between January and April 2020 and we will throw in a free Gorilla permit that usually sells for between $US 650 and $US 750 per person. For a limited time, we are running a promotion on our 14 Day Gorillas and Masai Mara Tour. This…
April is always one of our best times to see the mighty Victoria Falls and a personal favorite. Traditionally there is less rain around than in March and a tad bit cooler. The Falls are currently in full flow, although the flow is less than in previous years I find this allows you to get closer to the actual falls and get some stunning pictures. In previous years when there has been better rain the…
Detour Africa is offering an incredible deal on our 4 Day Kruger Camping Safari. An all inclusive safari  - transfers, meals, game drives and comfortable tented accommodation. The camp is based in the Kruger Park and all game drives are conducted in open vehicles offering fantastic photographic opportunities.
At last the “winds of change” are blowing in Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe has a lot to offer, from the famous Victoria Falls, the wildlife of Hwange National Park, the rhino sanctuary in Matopos and more. We have therefore listed a new tour from Cape Town to Johannesburg which includes Zimbabwe and the above highlights. Taking you off the beaten, this overland tour includes all the major highlights of Cape Town, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. Accommodation is…

Zanzibar - Island Paradise

Zanzibar is definitely worth a visit for travellers visiting East Africa. With palm lined beaches and sparkling turquoise sea, it is the perfect setting for a tropical beach holiday. The north of the island - Nungwi and Kendwa - are unique as there is no tidal plain and therefore offer excellent swimming conditions. A day trip on a dhow to snorkel on the Mnembe Atollis is a must do. There is a variety of beach…
Winter is officially here in Cape Town, and so are the Great White Sharks and plenty of them.  This is one of our popular CAPE TOWN DAY TOURS. Although we do Shark diving all year round - June, July and August are officially the best months to do it. We experience more sightings now than any other season. The main factor contributing to this is that interestingly the water temperature is warmer in winter than…

Lions Head Hike - Cape Town

A hike up Lions Head is a popular activity for both locals and visitors. The view from the top of is amazing and one can see across the Atlantic seaboard as well as the city centre. Starting on Signal Hill, the hike is fairly easy and can take from half an hour to one and a half hours to the top. As one approaches the top there are chain ladders to help with the more…

Beautiful Garden Route

We received this tour review from a group of friends who just completed our popular 6 Day Garden Route tour. "I just wanted to send you a quick email to thank you most sincerely for the great holiday we had. From the moment we met our guides on both organized trips until the moment they dropped us off at our destinations at the end of the trips we had an absolute great time. Our visitors…

Detour Africa has moved

Detour Africa has moved. Not to worry - we have located only a hundred meters up the road. You can still find / visit us when you are exploring popular Long Street. You would have noticed that we have also launched our new website. We are now mobile friendly and the site has been designed to give our clients a better experience. 
Kelly and Randy Feedback and Review of a Cape Town to Vic Falls Accommodated Tour they Did. Wonderful clients who have allowed me to share this letter and their pictures on our blog. They did a Cape Town To Victoria Falls Accommodated Tour and at the same time renewed their wedding vows with the bushman. It was a  privilege to be part of this on one of our tours and share in the adventure. For any Canadian and…

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