Welcome to Africa

    Founded in Botswana in 1983, Wilderness Safaris is widely acclaimed as the continent’s foremost ecotourism operator. We give our guests life-changing journeys in some of the most remote and pristine areas in Africa and in so doing help conserve Africa’s spectacular biodiversity and share ecotourism’s benefits with rural people.

    We offer private access to nearly three million hectares (seven million acres) of Africa’s finest wildlife and wilderness areas through some 50 luxury camps and safaris across eight African countries: Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Our wildlife, marine and cultural safaris in remote, pristine wilderness destinations are specialised, educational, explorative and fun.

    Starting Your Wilderness Safaris Journey

    Trip Planning Tool

    First time to Africa?

    Bewildered by Africa's breadth of choice? Why not use our interactive trip planner to narrow your search to a destination that suits you.
    Africa Map

    Been on safari before?

    Not sure where to go on safari next? Use our map to view the amazing wilderness areas across nine African countries that we share with guests staying in our camps.
    Contact Us

    Travelled with us before?

    Perhaps you’re now looking for a specialised itinerary in your favourite region – or is it time to try somewhere new? Contact an expert for advice.

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    Submitted by: Franco Morao and Festus Mbinga, Jul 7, 2015

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    Latest Camp News

    • Savuti Camp - May 2015
      Jul 5, 2015

      It was cats and dogs galore at Savuti Camp this month, with the additional thrill of a white-faced scops-owl sighting – a first for guide Goodman…

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    • Davison’s Camp – May 2015
      Jul 4, 2015

      Our reluctant resident great white pelican seems to have settled down while all our local cats, from leopard and cheetah to lion and even civet, have provided thrilling safari sightings…

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    • Serra Cafema Camp – May 2015
      Jul 2, 2015

      A most welcome gift for the local Himba women while early-season fog lends drama and beauty to the Serra Cafema landscapes…

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    Why Choose Wilderness Safaris?

    We exist as we believe that the world's wilderness areas will save humankind.
    Our aim is to get to understand the wilderness better, to respect it, care for it and share it.