Best African Safari Companies and Travel Agents

4.85 stars based on 317 reviews

Customer reviews: African safari tour companies and agents must maintain 4.25 star minimum rating

Review: Luxury Africa Safari & Tour, South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zulu Nyala Safari Lodge, Cape Town

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Barbara C.

The following is what we wrote to the travel agency directly:

I am writing this in lieu of the survey and hope that we cover the questions.  First of all, THANK YOU!!!  Our agent was wonderful and accomodating in reference to the scheduling and the itinerary.  She was charming and friendly and was quick to... Read more

Luxury South Africa Safari Review: Madikwe Safari Lodge, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Garden Route, Monkeyland, Tsitsikamme Falls

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Rhonda F.

Once in a lifetime experience.  Can't even describe what it's like to go on Safari and come so close to all kinds of Wild Animals.  Going on Safari should be on everyone's bucket list. Stephanie at this South Africa safari travel agency was terrific at helping us plan the perfect trip.  We chose to combine a safari... Read more

Luxury Africa Safari Review: South Africa, Mozambique, Dulini Lodge, Cape Town, Vineyard Tour, Whale Watching, Spa, Beaches

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Rocco S.

The overall trip was beyond fantastic! I am not sure I will ever go on another vacation that was as amazing as this one. This Africa safari travel company was perfect. We did not have a lot of time to plan this trip, so we needed some help. They were organized and nailed exactly what we were looking for....one week... Read more

Luxury Africa Safari Review: Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, South Africa, Mambo Camp, Tswalu Lodge, Victoria Falls Bunji Jumping

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Geri M.

This trip was one that I had dreamt about doing for a very long time, and with the incredible assistance of our agents at this Africa safari travel company this truly was a trip of a lifetime.  Remarkable in every way.  As someone who has travelled a lot, I am always concerned about making connections, having the... Read more

Luxury South Africa Vacation Review: Safari, Stellenbosch Wine Tour

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Latoya H.

This vacation was everything I had hoped it would be. The travel agency was great to work with and planned a trip that was everything I requested and more. Before I even left the arrival of a detailed peronal itinerary in my own portfolio was very impresseive. And once on vacation, the daily tour companies booked... Read more

Luxury Africa Safari Review: Tanzania, Kenya, Ol Tukai Lodge, Lake Ndutu Luxury Tented Lodge, Dunai Camp, Ngorongoro Crater

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Colin R.

Absolutely the best service and experience I have had. I have been exceedingly fortunate to travel parts of the world and this Africa safari travel agency is the BEST.

The owners of the company went above and beyond in EVERY WAY, from me losing my yellow fever card at the airport in Toronto, to not feeling... Read more

Travel Review: Luxury Africa Safari, South Africa, Cape Town, Winelands

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Felicia G.

When I began my search for where to go for our winter break, I happened upon the Zicasso website. To be honest, I was not even thinking of Africa much less South Africa. Once I started clicking around the website, I thought why not. Let me fill out the form and see who contacts me. Within an hour (if that) I heard... Read more

Luxury Africa Safari Review: Kenya, Rwanda, Lewa Safari Camp, Cotter's Camp, Kigali, Virunga, Gorilla Trekking

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danielle m.

What a trip!  Jenny did a great job planning everything for us, and her recommendations for upgrades and options were all spot on.  We had some time constraints, and Jenny worked beautifully to maximize our experiences, and help us stay within our budget.  We had a beautiful safari experience in Kenya, and really... Read more

Luxury Africa and Dubai Vacation Review: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Ngala Private Game Reserve, Capetown, Johannesburg, Victoria Falls

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Linnea M.

Words can not express my gratitude and heartfelt thanks to the wonderful employees at this Africa safari travel company, namely my agent.  My family and I are forever indebted to her and the company for helping create the most magical trip for our family of 5 to Africa!  From the minute we started planning,our... Read more

Review: Luxury Africa Birthday Safari, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Sabi Sands, Capetown, Franschhoek, Cape Point, Robben Island

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Matthew F.

This was our first time using Zicasso and this Africa travel company and my wife and I couldn't be happier.  Our travel company helped us plan our 13-night dream vacation to Southern Africa from start to finish.  

Before getting into the travel company, a little detail on our trip...  We are from the US and... Read more

Luxury Spain & Africa Tour Review: South Africa, Barcelona, Capetown, Johannesburg, Jock Safari Lodge, Kruger National Park

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Celine R.

Our travel agency by far exceeded my expectations. For a long (three week) involved travel plan in Spain and South Africa with many moving parts, six hotels, umpteen flights and transfers, everything went off to perfection, not a single hitch. In my book that was astounding. All accommodations and transfers were... Read more

Luxury Africa Safari Review: South Africa, Tanzania, Burundi, Kenya, Zanzibar, Capetown, Johannesburg, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater

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Joseph H.

This Africa Safari tour operator IS EXTRAORDINARY!!!  They provided us with a trouble free "vacation of a lifetime".  They were unbelievably responsive, flexible, and professional.  We described what we wanted and although it was a complicated 5 country trip, everything went off without a hitch. We ended up with 10... Read more

Luxury South Africa Safari Honeymoon Review: Cape Town, Cape Point, Franschhoek, Sabi Sands Game Reserve, Welgevonden Game Reserve

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Fay S.

We had known about Zicasso for a few years but wanted to save our first experience using the service for the most memorable occasion: our honeymoon!  We submitted our request and was immediately put in contact with a wonderful South African safari travel specialist.  Our travel specialist was very easy to work with... Read more

Review: Luxury South African Safari Honeymoon with Mozambique & Seychelles, Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Makweti Safari Lodge

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Ursula A.

Firstly I want to thank Lauren for all of her hard work preparing our honeymoon itinerary. She did an absolutely amazing job - it was the best vacation of our lives (and we are frequent travellers). From the very beginning, Lauren was patient with us and catered to our every request. We changed our minds many times... Read more

South Africa Travel Review: Cape Town, Dolphin Trail, Wildlife Safari

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Jan F.

Excellent planning. Valuable support when complications arose. Read more

South Africa & Zimbabwe: Wildlife Safari, Shamwari Game Reserve, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Robben Island, Knysna, Victoria Falls

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Robert G.

For more than 50 years my wife and I have been inveterate, but usually independent, travelers.  With little time to study and prepare for a once in a lifetime trip to South Africa from the USA, we turned to a comprehensive agency, to which we had been referred by Zicasso. They made all of the plans for us, aside... Read more

Luxury South Africa Safari Travel Review, Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Garden Route, Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve, Londolozi

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rajeev n.

Excellent excellent and excellent are three words that describe this agency. Our planning process was very very smooth as the agent had excellent knowledge of the region. Our travel agent was always available in the process. Upon arrival we were greeted by well read guides and experienced drivers. They were... Read more

African Safari Family Vacation: Nairobi, Laikipia, Maasai Mara, Kenya Coast

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Gretchen C.

From beginning of planning phases to the end of our safari vacation, our travel agent and the Africa tour company thoughtfully helped us plan and put in place our amazing safari vacation.  I can't sing enough praises.  Since she has children, our travel agent was helpful to me in deciding which country to go to... Read more

Kenya & Tanzania Honeymoon: Nairobi, Amboseli National Park, Mount Kilimanjaro, Wildlife Safari

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Ryan P.

Overall, the trip that was custom planned our travel agent was nothing short of fantastic!  As this was my first Zicasso experience (and a big gamble as it was our honeymoon) I was a bit skeptical, however after receiving the extremely detailed email from our agent, and a long "getting to know you" call, I knew we... Read more

Africa Travel Review: Kenya, Tanzania, Wildlife Safari, Cultural Visits

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Cindy G.

Can not say enough about what a magical trip that our travel agent and her team did for me. If you are looking for customer service, this is your company. I love the detail of speaking with me on the phone to see what really I was looking for on my dream trip to East Africa. The itinerary and each place was... Read more

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