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Giltedge Africa : The African Safari Experts

Giltedge Africa is an award-winning, luxury inbound tour operator with an in-depth knowledge of southern and eastern Africa and the magnificent Indian Ocean islands.

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La Clé des Montagnes is a lovely property with four private villas on a wine estate in the heart of Franschhoek, in the Cape Winelands.

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Our expertise covers the length and breadth of southern and eastern Africa, including South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Malawi, Kenya and Tanzania, as well as the Indian Ocean islands of Mauritius, Madagascar, the Seychelles and the Maldives.

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Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

Relive the legacy of the famed San people and absorb the grandeur of the Little Karoo at the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, only a 3.5-hour drive from Cape Town. Surrounded by…

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Coral Lodge 15.41

Coral Lodge 15.41 is an incredible beach retreat located only a short distance from the historical UNESCO World Heritage Site of IIha de Mocambique (Mozambique Island). This…

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Desroches Island

Desroches forms part of the Amirantes group of islands (a remote coral atoll), 230km southwest of Mahé. Strewn with coconut trees, Desroches Island is approximately 6km long,…

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Giltedge is recognised as a specialist in creating tailor-made itineraries for the discerning traveller. We have over ten years experience in creating comprehensive itineraries for every conceivable type of African adventure, luxury safari or special interest travel group.

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Kenyan Safari & Gorillas

This week-long safari combines two of Africa’s most iconic wildlife experiences: a big game safari on Kenya’s Masai Mara plains and a close encounter with mountain gorillas. The…

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South African Love Affair

Celebrate your romance with this classic retreat to South Africa’s most idyllic destinations. Savour lazy days spent uncovering the Cape before embarking on a luxurious rail…

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East Africa & The Spice Islands

This classic tour explores the treasures of East Africa. Begin in the vibrant city of Nairobi, before discovering the wonders of the famous Masai Mara, the Great Rift Valley and…

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The Giltedge team of expert consultants is well versed in handling all our clients’ travel needs. We have a range of suppliers and products, each specifically selected for its quality and the services it can offer our clients.

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Administrative ConsultantLeché Kapiera

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After leaving high school Leché took a gap year to find her feet and travel, but she always knew she wanted to be in the tourism industry. She completed her studies in Tourism…

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Administrative ConsultantMarian Njera

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Marian’s passion for travel started when she studied Geography at high school, which paved the way for her tertiary studies and career in Tourism Management. Her hard work and…

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OwnerMurray Gardiner

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Murray’s passion for the travel industry started when his family purchased a desolate piece of farm land in the Eastern Cape and transformed it into an award-winning private…

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Inbound Product ManagerErika Costa

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As a keen traveller and adventurer, Erika has spent her whole life globetrotting and exploring the world. Working in Tourism just came naturally as a passion. Having worked in…

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