From $275/ person in September
Settled along a leafy street in the heart of Rwanda’s vibrant and modern capital, Kigali, The Retreat is a luxury boutique hotel that is the perfect base from which to explore the city. Just 20 minutes from the airport, this conveniently placed hotel offers a range of activities — including a banana beer-making workshop, and various culture and nature tours. The Retreat is committed to sustainability, uses solar power, sources organic toiletries, and makes use of sustainably sourced teak furniture. The Retreat has a farm-to-table ethos, providing fusion cuisine at their restaurant.
The Deluxe King Rooms are decorated in a tasteful blend of wooden accents and contemporary Rwandan flair. Each room features a fitted king-size bed, an en-suite bathroom, and a patio with outdoor seating.
The Luxury Pool Villas are a luxury sanctuary, each featuring an emperor king-size bed that can be converted into 2 twin beds, and an en-suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor rain showers. The Villas also include a sleeper couch that can be converted into a child’s bed and a private heated plunge pool.
The Superior King Suites are a luxury haven in a vibrant city. The suites are adorned with wooden accents and feature private outdoor decks. Each suite also features a fitted king-size bed (with 4 rooms offering a conversion to 2 twin beds) and an en-suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor showers.
From the fynbos filled mountains in Cape Town to the astonishing Karoo, this trip will romance you with stunning biodiversity. You’ll be lured in by the enticing Winelands and swayed along the Garden Route, all the way to the beguiling Eastern Cape.
On this trip, you can stay at grand safari camps that boast incredible stargazing opportunities. After sleeping under uninterrupted stars, explore the preserved landscapes of the sun-coloured Kalahari, the Makgadikgadi’s ancient dried lake, and the natural sanctuary of the Okavango Delta, all featuring diverse and remarkable wildlife to spot.
Experience the best of Namibia's wildlife in two dramatically different settings: seek out the Big 4 in the arid and white Etosha National Park before finding the elusive number 5 — buffalo — in the green wetlands and woodlands of the Zambezi Region.
This unforgettable trip starts in glorious Windhoek, from where you'll go on to see Etosha’s iconic wildlife. Next up, you’ll dip into Swakopmund’s coastal vibe before concluding the trip among Sossusvlei’s world-famous dunes.
Consider this your complete course for “Everything Namibia”. Meet its desert-adapted wildlife including elephants and lions roaming around freely in Etosha. Then, learn about ancient rock engravings before feasting on the cherry on top - epic sand dunes in Sossusvlei.
Have your camera ready because every stop of this journey is Insta-worthy! Enjoy Sossusvlei’s breathtaking dunes or check out the petrified camel thorn trees at Deadvlei. Then, break off to Swakopmund for sandy activities and beach views before meeting Etosha’s wildlife.
After crossing from the Kalahari to the Namib Desert, the iconic sand dunes in Sossusvlei will be awaiting you. Enjoy a beachside break at Swakopmund before continuing to the Erongo mountains for more picturesque views.
For the best wildlife experiences, this tour allows you to meet the country’s famous animals at Etosha and the Kalahari Desert. Along the way, enjoy the vast open wilderness of the Fish River Canyon and rocky Damaraland.
Begin your journey with an exciting game drive observing Etosha’s wildlife. After a stop at rocky Damaraland and world-famous Sossusvlei, end your adventure at the Kalahari Desert for a chance to meet more wild animals.
Begin your trip at the world’s most famous dunes at Sossusvlei, then head to salty Swakopmund before trading the sand for the rocky moonscape of Damaraland. To round up, end your trip with an exciting game drive through wildlife-brimming Etosha.
Heading out from the Kalahari Desert, stop over at Sossusvlei to enjoy its iconic dunes and clay pans. Then, go on exciting game drives around Etosha’s many waterholes before ending your time at the lush Waterberg Plateau.
Get lost in South Africa’s awe-inspiring nature with scenery ranging from mountains to forests to oceans. Overnight at comfortable self-catering stays while travelling from the Cape to the Garden Route to spot whales, hike hills, surf waves, and explore vineyards!
On this epic, 13-night tour, you’ll get to travel deep into the Namibian wilderness and experience a wealth of wildlife, including 4 of the Big 5. You’ll visit Windhoek, Waterberg, Etosha, Damaraland, Swakopmund, and Sossusvlei along the way.
Discover the country’s most famous landscapes on this 14-night tour that takes in the country’s biggest highlights. From desert dunes to jagged canyons and epic wildlife encounters, this is Namibia at its finest!
There is no better way to experience Namibia than with a fly safari around the country. Expect unforgettable stays in some of Namibia’s most awe-inspiring places, from iconic Sossusvlei to the vast wilderness of Etosha, ancient Damaraland to eerie Skeleton Coast.
From the onset in the vibrant Durban, relish exquisite stays with sundowner serenity. Travel to Saint Lucia and iSimangaliso Wetland Park for a bush and boat safari. Move on to Zululand to appreciate verdant nature scenes and experience adventure and relaxation in luxury.
Let your start in Cape Town inspire you to venture further into the beautiful Western Cape. When you reach the Garden Route, get ready for incredible beaches and lagoons followed by spirited safari adventures before making your way back to the mountains on a path featuring small-town South African charm.
This voyage will take you from dramatic salt pan scenery in Etosha to the green rivers of the Zambezi Region and back again, gobsmacking wildlife sightings assured! Marvel at desert-adapted animals and admire elephants and hippos in the waterways of the Kwando River.
Your adventure in South Africa looks like this: On this 12-day self-driving itinerary, you will experience 3 memorable destinations: Cape Town, the West Coast & Cederberg Conservancy. Marine life, hiking, stargazing & other highlights await you.
Looking for a quintessential South African safari? This trip takes you to Kruger savannah sundowners and the unmissable Big 5. Move between different sections of the Greater Kruger to experience all it has to offer – think game drives, walking safaris, conservation experiences, and more.
Break away to Rwanda’s Virunga Mountains for the chance to soak up the serenity of sweeping waters, forested hillsides, quaint villages, and charming retreats. Spend your time trekking gorillas in Volcanoes National Park before enjoying a restful setting next to Lake Kivu, one of Africa’s great lakes.
On this trip, you explore breathtaking scenery to seek out a remarkable blend of wildlife and the famous Big 5. Highlights include tracking the spectacular Great Migration in the Northern Serengeti National Park and learning from the pastoral Maasai on an iconic safari adventure.
This exploration tracks the Great Migration over a diverse range of landscapes and pairs cultural intrigue with an iconic safari experience. Explore the secluded Tarangire National Park, learn from the Hadzabe at Lake Eyasi, and experience the best of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
This well-rounded trip starts off in vibrant Kigali, Rwanda’s bustling capital, before exploring the Virunga Mountains with gorilla trekking. Next, witness the Big 5 in Akagera National Park and end off on the relaxing, tropical beaches of Zanzibar Island for the ultimate exploration trip.
Explore Rwanda on a shoestring with this trip that takes you around the country, from its vibey capital city to its gorilla-dwelling forests and some lakeside relaxation, before finally finishing off with a Big 5 savannah safari.
Trek into Volcanoes National Park to find its resident gorillas before heading down to Nyungwe Forest National Park – an ancient rainforest with incredible biodiversity. Top it off with a lake-side stay at one of our favourite eco-friendly getaways in Lake Muhazi.
From exciting Big 5 game-viewing in world-famous Kruger and its private reserves to traversing the mountains of Eswatini, ending off with colourful reefs, wildlife-rich wetlands, and seaside relaxation, this self-drive trip is a contrast of worlds in just 2 weeks.
Experience the grandeur of Kruger and the magnificence of Victoria Falls on this opulent getaway of African must-sees. Have an exclusive Big 5 safari, fly over to marvel at one of the world's natural wonders, and enjoy a dreamy and adventurous honeymoon made up of luxury lodges, private nature reserves, and uninterrupted views.
Go on a bold journey fueled by the pure energy of the Southern African wilderness. Hike in spectacular Cape Town and enjoy Victoria Falls water adventures, choose between a walking safari in Kruger or a whale-watching safari in the Garden Route, and expect a jaw-dropping experience of a lifetime.
Explore the bush in the utmost style with a luxurious fly-in safari to the famed Kruger. This trip features the extensive Timbavati and Sabi Sands Private Reserves bordering the renowned Kruger National Park. Be amazed by the best of the best with stays in exclusive lodges offering unparalleled Big 5 safari experiences.
Begin your trip trekking through the lush Volcanoes National Park to witness the area's magnificent gorillas. Then, venture to Lake Kivu and hike through the ancient forest of Nyungwe National Park. Explore more of this Great Lake and the Virunga Mountains, all the while enjoying stays with breathtaking vistas.
From a Big 5 safari in the legendary Akagera National Park, to exploring Volcanoes National Park and getting up close to golden monkeys and majestic gorillas, to ending off your trip next to one of Africa’s Great Lakes, Lake Kivu – this trip is packed with adventure, immersive experiences, relaxation and a range of unique stays.
From the vibrant and culturally rich Kigali, to the verdant Volcanoes National Park, where luxurious retreats meet gorilla encounters, to relaxing next to one of Africa’s glimmering great lakes – this round trip of Rwanda has it all.
Experience Rwanda’s breathtaking parks and scenery, from Big 5 game drives to witnessing gorillas in their natural habitat. Explore this beautiful country’s diverse wildlife-inhabited grasslands and forested mountains, and chill out on the shores of the serene Lake Kivu, all the while rejuvenating in exclusive stays.
Explore the highlights of Rwanda and discover the romance of adventure with a dose of unbeatable luxury in unique stays. Watch out for the Big 5 in Akagera National Park, get a royal cultural welcome in Kigali and go gorilla trekking with Musanze as your base.