Plan Your Dream Holiday to Africa | Sense Africa

Planning Your Dream African Holiday

Here are some things to think about to help us design your ideal safari holiday to Africa. If you’re not quite sure what you want yet, here are some key questions to get you started…

Where do you want to holiday in Africa and how long for?

Dead Vlei Sossusvlei, Namibia.By choosing your ideal African safari location, you give us an idea of what type of holiday you are after. If you do not know where you want to go yet, then don’t worry: other information will guide us to your perfect African safari destination.

We specialise in the following Sense Africa destinations:

We can help you choose the best time to visit Africa for your holiday

Elephants of Chobe, Botswana.The time of year that you travel is important in Africa. Let us know your intended holiday dates and we can work around them, and ensure that you get the most out of your African holiday.

We know our safari destinations inside out and can give you advice on when is the optimal time to visit. If you are flexible, then let us know this too. And how long you want to be away for helps us as well.

All this information helps us design a truly tailor-made safari experience for you and your travel companions.

What type of safari accommodation would you like to stay in?

Sundowner view, on safari.The type of accommodation that you would like to stay in is very important. Africa has a wide range of places to stay, some of which are rather quirky, and these include:

  • community run accommodation
  • adventurous camping
  • stunning walk-in safari tents
  • out of this world luxury wilderness lodges!

The accommodation choices on safari and in Africa are endless. So let us know what type of safari accommodation you are looking for and we can suggest the right places for you.

What are your interests & hobbies?

Mokoro on the Okavango Delta, Botswana.Knowing what you enjoy doing as a hobby or a past time gives us an idea of what sort of things you would like to see and do on your African holiday. It’s also part of our bespoke safari service. We will endeavour to incorporate your interests into your holiday, enriching your experience and providing you a wonderful experience on your trip.

Whether it is beekeeping or birdwatching, walking or rhino watching, Sense Africa can personalise your holiday to make it completely unique and tailor-made to you.

Is it a special occasion?

Is there any specific reason why you are going on holiday? Is it your birthday, wedding anniversary or an important occasion for you? Do let me know, so that I can ensure you celebrate in style and make that particular day special.

Who are you travelling with?

Please let us know whether you are travelling by yourself, whether you are a couple, a family or whether you are travelling as a group of friends. And let us know if are especially interested in any of these modes of travel:

  • Bespoke/luxury/family self drive
  • Guided or solo travel
  • Anything else: just let us know! There are many ways to explore African on safari!

What is your budget?

And last, but certainly not least, is your budget. Please let us know what your budget is, even if it is a rough idea, so that we can customise your holiday accordingly. We pride ourselves on being able to provide an itinerary that is in the realms your expectations. We do this through careful consideration of what you want from your Sense Africa experience.

Sense Africa suggested itineraries give you a rough idea of the budget you will need for your holiday to Africa, some examples below:

Let us know your answers and we will get back to you with some inspiring ideas.

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