Safari Memories

Based on a wealth of knowledge and years of experience in the hospitality industry, Memories of Africa aims to provide a platform from which our guests can see their dream safari become a reality. Having partnered with a variety of luxury safari lodges across South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe, we pride ourselves on creating bespoke safari memories.

Although every safari is unique, the following aspects remain consistent throughout the Memories of Africa offering:
 

Flights by Private Aircraft (King Air C90:BE-9L)

Accommodation – only sought after, highly recommended 5 Star lodges

All meals, teas, coffees and snacks

Dawn and dusk safaris in typical open game viewing vehicles
All local drinks
Other activities: Spa Treatments, Swimming, Gym

Memories of Africa gives you, our guest, the unique opportunity to create a travel itinerary that is tailor made to your needs and desires. The use of our private aircraft affords you unrivalled flexibility when planning your safari getaway. Find below, some of our sample Safari Memories.

Memory 1

Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve – 2 Nights / 3 Days

This is the ideal safari experience for guests who, with limited time, want to see the best of what South African wildlife has to offer. The Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve is world renowned for producing some of the best Big 5 game viewing across all of Africa, and is particularly famous for its leopard sightings. Home to some of our favourite private game lodges, your arrival by private charter will ensure that you have enough time to enjoy a full dusk safari on day one. The luxury of private charter travel will also allow you to maximise your time on the morning of day three, before returning to Johannesburg.

Memory 2

Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve – 3 Nights / More

Disconnect from the outside world, and become immersed in one of Africa’s greatest wildlife offerings. An extended stay at one of our preferred lodges within the Sabi Sands affords guests the opportunity to drink in the comforts of five star accommodation, whilst enjoying the thrill of being on safari. This experience is a must for wildlife photography enthusiasts, where years of strict conservation practices have created one of the most intimate game viewing environments across the globe. No matter how many nights you spend in this part of the world, you will always want more, such is the habit of the Sabi Sands in producing memorable moments each day.

Memory 3

The Okavango Delta – 3 Nights / 4 Days

Experience the magic of the Okavango Delta. After a two hour flight from Johannesburg we will land in Maun, the airport hub to many of Botswana’s world renowned lodges. A short flight from here will see you arrive in the Delta. Undoubtedly one of Africa’s most fascinating safari destinations, this vast savanna transforms into a lush oasis of shallow river systems during the seasonal floods, supporting a massive concentration of wildlife. Guided water safaris are a sought after experience where you can navigate through elephants, hippos and crocodiles in your dugout canoe (Mokoro). The dry land safaris, conducted in typical open game viewing vehicles, are famous for providing unique sightings of lion, leopard, large herds of buffalo, wild dogs and some of the marsh dwelling antelope like lechwe and sitatunga. This part of Africa will captivate your soul, and is a must for anyone looking for an unforgettable African memory.

Memory 4

Botswana & Zimbabwe – 4 Nights / 5 Days

A popular choice amongst travelers to the Okavango Delta is to split their time between two camps, one land based and the other water based. The flexibility that Memories of Africa affords you with private chartered travel, means that this option can be easily accommodated. The other very attractive option is to jump across to neighboring country Zimbabwe, home to the breathtaking spectacle that is Victoria Falls. This would entail a 30 minute flight into Kasane to clear customs, before taking off for a short flight along the Zambezi river towards Victoria Falls International Airport. One of the Seven Natural Wonders of the world, Victoria Falls provides a fascinating finale to your African memory.

Craft your Memory

We can make it happen 

Our goal at Memories of Africa is ultimately to design and host bespoke safari experiences, aimed at small groups of guests who are looking to create an unforgettable African memory. While each of the above ‘sample memories’ offer something unique, the magic of Memories of Africa lies in our ability to build a safari experience based on your individual preferences. Whether it’s purely a South African getaway you are looking for, a luxury break in Botswana, or maybe you want to visit all three of our Southern African destinations?

Get in touch with us and let’s begin crafting your memory.

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