Imagine yourself in a land where big cats prowl the endless savanna, elephant herds rule the bushland, and gorilla clans clamber through their mountainous forest home. This is Africa—a destination that has inspired travelers and explorers for centuries. At Wilderness Travel, we have the widest range of safaris in the business. After all, we’ve been doing this for over 40 years!
With our award-winning mix of authenticity and comfort built into every itinerary, we have a safari guaranteed to fit your style. Whether you choose one of our exquisitely planned group itineraries or a Private Journey, get ready to experience the unforgettable magic of an African safari with Wilderness Travel.
“WOW! I can’t even begin to tell you how completely fabulous the trip was! Everything was perfect, the camps were gorgeous, tons and tons of animals, and yes—the Big 5. Just know that we are now full-blown Wilderness Travel evangelists.”
Join us for one of the most exhilarating safaris in the world—The Great Migration—as we follow thousands of wildebeest, zebra, and giraffe through the Serengeti. Always near the herd, our private camps keep us closer to the action for an epic wildlife adventure.
Namibia is as vast as it is varied. From the giant sand dunes of Sossusvlei to the parched salt pans of Etosha, our itinerary has an extraordinary range of activities including tracking desert rhino on foot, hiking the Tok Tokkie trail, and special access to private game reserves.
As we travel across Botswana to Victoria Falls, mobile camps set up along our route allow for unprecedented access to some of Africa’s best wildlife experiences. Luxury canvas tents offer an oasis of comfort, and having the same camp crew throughout our journey creates a genuine camaraderie.
Coming face-to-face with a majestic silverback in the wild is an unforgettable experience. On our safari through Uganda, we’ll track playful chimpanzees, enjoy a safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park, and delight in two full days with the legendary gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Join us on an exclusive conservation safari, where we’ll meet the world’s leading authority on the elusive desert lion, and get insider access to Namibia’s big cat projects. It’s an extraordinary wildlife adventure you’ll only get with Wilderness Travel.
Discover an island of fantastical landscapes inhabited by “dancing” lemurs, iridescent cuckoos, and the world’s tiniest chameleons—animals you won’t find anywhere else on the planet. Our journey through Madagascar brings us up close to remarkable creatures in their native home.
Experience the phenomenal wildlife of Zimbabwe in an intimate setting far from the crowds. Our in-depth bush walks, 4WD vehicle safaris, innovative “look-up” blinds, game viewing by vintage railcar, and nocturnal game drives make for a fantastically active safari.
On this expertly led journey, we’ll immerse ourselves in the pristine Luangwa Valley as we track game on foot with expert guides and stay in unique mobile camps. Thrilling night excursions and fascinating game walks make this safari unforgettable—this is the Africa people dream of.
“World-class” is an expression that fully describes South Africa. This journey has us hiking the breathtaking Cape Coast, exploring the stunning Drakensburg Mountains, and seeking out the “royalty” of Greater Kruger National Park—the Big Five—on exciting game drives.
Our small group safari through Namibia and Botswana is as intimate as it is fascinating. We’ll learn bush skills from the San tribesmen, track stealthy leopards, and view black rhino in a private game reserve as we take in the breathtaking diversity of these two countries.
The green season is a magical time in Africa—predators stalk their prey through lush bushlands, water thunders over mighty Victoria Falls, and few travelers venture into the wilderness. Join our expert guides during this “secret” season for the safari of a lifetime.
Our private excursion (your group, your dates!) takes you into the Okavango Delta, through Chobe National Park, to spectacular Victoria Falls. Travel with us to experience Africa in more ways than one, on exhilarating 4WD game drives, and expertly led river safaris.
Explore the natural and cultural wonders of the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tarangire National Park on a Private Journey through Tanzania. Traveling in style, your group will track the Big Five, follow migratory herds, and enjoy uncrowded and enchanting lodging on this unique safari, which can be customized for your group.
Diverse in every way, exploring the Rainbow Nation is an adventure unlike any other. From Cape Town’s sweeping coast to thrilling game drives in Greater Kruger National Park with dedicated guides, our South Africa Private Journey covers an incredible range of activities—there’s something for everyone!