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Majestic and mysterious define the beauty of a safari and beach vacation experience, where you can discover the wonders of the wild and experience the luxury of a remote coastline.

Relax on the whitewashed sands of a South African beach, and then search for elephants in the savanna. Find the Big Five across the grasslands of the Serengeti, and then lounge near the sparkling waters of Zanzibar. The pleasures of the wilderness can blend with the grandeur of the ocean for an African adventure like no other.

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Zebras in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Spectacular Two-Week Safari and Beach Romantic Escape

14 Day Custom Tour

From $6,295

Tanzania is a captivating country boasting remarkable wildlife reserves and sensational sun-kissed shorelines where some of Africa’s iconic animal sightings and magnificent marine encounters can be enjoyed during this tailored 14-day tour from Arusha to Zanzibar. Discover the untouched wilderness spreading across Lake Manyara and the Serengeti as well as spectacular seaside scenes encompassing Zanzibar on this ultimate Tanzania safari and beach experience.

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The Dhow Bar on the beach at andBeyond Benguerra Island.

Bush and Beach: South Africa and Mozambique for 2022-2023

10 Day Custom Tour

From $7,995

From the brilliant bushveld of South Africa’s renowned Sabi Sands Game Reserve to the breathtaking beaches of Mozambique’s beloved Benguerra Island, this tailored 10-day luxe bush and beach vacation shows off the spellbinding sensations sweeping Africa’s captivating coastal castaways and island escapes. Discover fascinating indigenous game, soak up the luxuries of seaside living, and embrace the beauty of untamed Africa during this tour.

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Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa

11-Day Highlights of South Africa: City to Beach

11 Day Custom Tour

From $4,945

South Africa’s dreamy coastal destinations and dazzling multi-cultural cityscapes, from the rugged Blue Flag beach-hugged coastline of the Cape Peninsula to the vibrant suburb of Sandton in Johannesburg, are yours to adore on this 11-day exploration from the Western Cape to KwaZulu-Natal. Whether it’s snorkeling in the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean or witnessing the wilderness of Sabi Sands, South Africa is calling for adventure.

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Canoeing Lake Malawi at sunset

Essential Zambia and Malawi: The Idyllic Safari Getaway

15 Day Custom Tour

From $7,645

Escapist and evocative, this two-week safari will explore the very best of Zambia and Malawi. Nighttime drives to admire leopards on the prowl, lazy days on Lake Malawi and the Zambezi River, elephants spotted while on a walking safari, canoeing past hippos, exquisite luxury camps, and a daily program that is expertly tailored to your interests. Including over a week of inspiring Big Five safari, this itinerary brings a relaxing getaway into the world where lions are king, and you can watch hippos while sunbathing.

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Sirikoi game dive at Lewa Conservancy, Kenya

Luxury Kenya and Seychelles: Safari and Beach Vacation

15 Day Custom Tour

From $14,995

Luxury experiences abound on this hand-picked 15-day Kenyan safari and Seychelles island retreat. Discover the decadence of these countries’ premier resorts set amongst some of Africa’s greatest bushveld and seaside scenes, with an endless array of magnificent activities allowing you to explore diverse environments teeming with wildlife and wallow in the crystal clear waters of a tropical island. Embrace Africa’s scenic splendors in style!

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Vamizi Island in Mozambique

Bush and Beach: Luxury Kruger Safari & Mozambique Island Escape

10 Day Custom Tour

From $9,795

Africa's landscapes redefine notions of escapism. They are not merely places where you simply go to escape the world; they are exotic realms that immerse you in a rhythmic beauty untouched for millennia. Combining five days of big-game Kruger action with four nights in Mozambique's Quirimbas Archipelago, this sublime safari offers a getaway into ancient worlds. Blending private reserves with an exclusive island, you escape to the bush, and then settle onto the white sandy beach.

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Mayhe Island, Seychelles

Okavango Delta and White Sandy Beaches: Luxury Botswana and Seychelles for 2022-2023

11 Day Custom Tour

From $21,995

Discover the wonders of Okavango’s untouched wilderness and throw yourself into the relaxation shared across Seychelles’ breathtaking shores as you indulge in the finest experiences across the African continent. From memorable game drives showcasing the fascinating wildlife to cultural immersion in the township of Soweto and revitalizing spa therapies in the forests of Mahe Island, treat yourself to 11 days of glamor in Africa.

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Leopard running down tree in Tanzania

Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife Safari & Zanzibar

12 Day Custom Tour

From $13,795

Tanzania is a land of magic and compelling authenticity. It's a place of walking through big cat country and wandering along hypnotic Zanzibar streets. It’s a place of exploring the Serengeti and Ngorongoro before lounging on idyllic beaches. So indulge yourself in one mystical island, four national parks, endless safari adventure, and twelve days that showcase the most mesmerizing sides of Tanzania.

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Portrait of a Maasai warrior at Diani beach in Kenya

Best of Bush Safari & Beach Getaway: Masai Mara, Mombasa, Malindi

14 Day Custom Tour

From $6,295

Kenya's landscapes seem to continually redefine boundaries of vibrancy and exclusivity. White sand stretches without footprints, huge grasslands filled with big cats and wildebeest herds, miles of wilderness with rarely another tourist in sight. This 2-week itinerary combines six days of exclusive Masai Mara safari with six days on the exotic Kenyan coast at Mombassa and Malindi. Explore the bush and the beach, where it feels like you have it all to yourself.

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Gorilla in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

Romantic East Africa Safari: Gorillas, Serengeti and Zanzibar Luxury Escape

14 Day Custom Tour

From $8,535

Handcrafted with couples in mind, the white sands of Zanzibar, the gorillas of Rwanda and a safari in the Serengeti are three destinations that will celebrate your romance as part of an East African escape. Evocative and enchanting, you will travel through the landscapes of a dream and mix the region’s three most notable highlights. With a private guide and light aircraft connections, you can move at a relaxed pace with exclusive wildlife highlights and a private piece of Africa made for two.

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The thrill of an African safari is perfectly complemented by the relaxing escape of a beach break, presenting the ideal combination vacation of “beach and bush.” The excitement of game viewing and lodge-hopping can give one a sense of being busy, taking in sights and sounds and experiences somewhat unique and unprecedented. Unwinding on a white sandy beach or remote seaside location after a safari or even before, offers the opportunity to either reflect on the safari delight just experienced or provide the time and space to prepare for the adventure ahead. Two aspects of a destination’s highlights, two incredible and unforgettable journeys.

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