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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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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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HillsNek - Amakhala Game Reserve

At the heart of the picturesque Amakhala Game Reserve in the malaria-free Eastern Cape, lies HillsNek Safari Camp, an intimate, family-run lodge. Known for its warm hospitality…

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Tintswalo Atlantic

With magnificent sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean, Tintswalo Atlantic is backed by the impressive Chapmans Peak drive. Tintswalo Atlantic is the only luxury lodge of its…

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Avondrood

This picturesque guest house is just an hour’s drive from Cape Town and located in peaceful Winelands country known for its gourmet wine and food offerings – the Western Cape’s…

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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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A Floral Treasure Chest

Join Marion Ellis of Cape Insights on this fascinating journey discovering South Africa’s floral riches. This small group tour is interspersed with a variety of engaging, local…

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Malaria Free Safari

Unforgettable memories await the whole family as you discover the magic and fun of the Sun City Resort before embarking on an extraordinary adventure to the Madikwe Game Reserve…

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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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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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Senior Travel ConsultantVernon Wilson

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Vernon’s love for the travel industry started in 2006 when, after completing a diploma in tour guiding, he went on to work as a nature and environmental guide for SANParks. He…

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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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Administrative ConsultantLinda Tekere

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Linda’s love for the travel industry started when she received a prestigious scholarship to study Travel & Tourism. During her tertiary studies she worked in the hospitality…

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Administrative ConsultantAmirah Watson

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Amirah Watson has recently joined the Giltedge Travel team. She is an administrative consultant, her main focus is groups, final itineraries, reconfirmations and  packaging. She…

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