Who we are
“We create life changing travel experiences as responsible destination experts by offering value with integrity, creativity, and flexibility”
Giltedge Africa is an award-winning, luxury inbound tour operator with an in-depth knowledge of Southern Africa, East Africa, and the Indian Ocean islands. We create tailor-made itineraries to the best destinations in Africa, from South Africa to Botswana to Rwanda.
Founded in 2001, we are passionate about sharing the best of this beautiful continent; and pride ourselves on our professionalism and outstanding levels of service. This has sealed our reputation as an authority in African travel, and we have been voted “South Africa’s Leading Luxury Tour Operator” no less than 9 times at the annual “World Travel Awards”.
Giltedge Africa is part of the Giltedge Group, a South African private company co-owned by our directors Sean Kritzinger and Murray Gardiner, and Accor; Accor is an augmented hospitality group listed in the CAC 40 index in Paris and the largest hotel group in Europe.
Giltedge Group: Chief Executive Officer
Giltedge Group: Executive Chairman
Award-winning luxury tour operator
As a luxury inbound tour operator with an in-depth knowledge of southern and eastern Africa and the magnificent Indian Ocean islands, Giltedge Africa has been recognized for multiple awards across the globe; however the one we are very proud of is being voted “South Africa’s Leading Luxury Tour Operator” 9 times by the World Travel Awards – frequently referred to as the ‘Oscars of the Travel Industry’.
Giltedge has turned many agents & travellers from around the world into happy clients
Brands We Work With
Giltedge Africa, and the overall Giltedge Group, is involved in several philanthropic events and activities throughout the year but there are some organisations that are very close to our hearts and whose projects we vigorously support along with our own internal program.
Giltedge Africa is part of the award-winning Giltedge Group, considered a leading expert in holidays and safaris to Southern and East Africa, FITs and group travel, outbound corporate and leisure travel, incentive travel (both in- and outbound), and golf travel.