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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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Featured SpecialSimbavati Safari Lodges- STAY 3, PAY 4

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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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Makanyi Private Game Lodge

Makanyi is located in the southern sector of the Timbavati, an area dubbed as “The place where something sacred came down to earth”. The lodge has traversing rights to 6,000…

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The Last Word Franschhoek

This exclusive five star historic residence is in the heart of Franschhoek village, the gourmet capital of South Africa. It’s only a minute’s walk from many excellent…

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Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp

Located in one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, The Masai Mara in Kenya, Cottar’s 1920’s Safari Camp is an exceptional example of a top class safari camp that is…

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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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Kids on Safari

This uniquely South African holiday will ensure unforgettable memories for the whole family. Spend fun-filled days in beautiful Cape Town before embarking on a beach and safari…

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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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Wine & Golf Safari

From the dramatic backdrop of vineyards and mountains to courses set on sweeping coastal cliffs… This exceptional golfing safari combines some of South Africa’s most beautiful…

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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 ConsultantAmirah Watson

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

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General ManagerSandra Devoti

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Sandra joined Giltedge Travel in 2003 and is currently the General Manager of our Inbound Division.  She started her career as a Junior Tour Consultant at a Johannesburg-based…

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Administrative ConsultantLene Van Der Westhuizen

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Lene Van Der Westhuizen has recently joined the Gilt-edge team. She is an administrative consultant, her main focus are FIT’s, final itineraries, reconfirmations and packaging.…

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OwnerSean Kritzinger

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Sean’s passion for the travel industry was ignited in 1990/1991 when, after completing a four-year Business Science degree in Cape Town, he worked and travelled in the UK and…

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