African Safari Options
'The journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step'
African safari holidays are undoubtedly the most exciting and soul enriching holidays. For those of you who have dreamed of Africa, the first step to living your dream is selecting the right African travel service to help you arrange your safari holiday. Based in Cape Town, South Africa, the Fish Eagle Safaris team has a broad understanding of the countries in which we operate. This local knowledge and empathy is our strength, and your assurance. Our extensive portfolio of safari camps and lodges across east and southern Africa have been hand-picked by us for some special quality, be it superb game viewing, tranquillity, ambience, or simply the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape.
Africa is addictive – once you have visited, the drums of Africa will beat in your heart. We know we are privileged to live here, and look forward to sharing this magnificent continent with you.
Below is a brief description of your different African Safari options. For more detailed information, please click on the title of your preferred holiday option, or contact us to discuss your African safari holiday needs.
Tailor Made Safaris and Tours
Our most popular safaris and tours! You tell us what you would like to do, your preferred type of accommodations, approximate budget and dates of travel. We take care of all reservations and logistics, to ensure your safari tour runs smoothly from beginning to end. With a tailor made tour or safari you can combine your dream destinations – Cape Town, Okavango Delta, Victoria Falls, Zanzibar – with different modes of transport – fly-in safaris, train journeys, self-drive holidays – and any number of exciting activities - hot air ballooning, bungee jumping - to create your ultimate African safari holiday itinerary.
Self Drive Safaris and Tours
Combine your ideas with our local expertise to create your perfect self-drive safari, and see Southern Africa at your leisure! We make all your reservations and provide you with a well-paced daily itinerary and detailed maps. We are on call 24/7 ensuring any additional information or assistance you may want is just a local phone call away. Explore the real Southern Africa with our hassle-free solution to independent travelling!
Guided Safaris and Tours
For small groups of friends or extended families who want to experience the best of Southern or East Africa, accompanied throughout by one of our qualified guides. These guided tours & safaris are tailored to suit your needs and interests as well as your safari holiday dates and budget.
Big 5 Safaris
"Big 5" refers to Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino and Cape Buffalo. This term was historically used to denote the five most dangerous animals to hunt in Africa. Today it refers to some of the most exciting wildlife most of you will want to see on your African safari. Of course there are many other magnificent, beautiful and frequently elusive animals to be seen and we can advise on the best seasons and destinations.
Africa is a paradise for thrill seekers, and if you are looking for the ultimate African adventure, then our Exploration Safaris are for you. We combine exhilarating activities with breathtaking wilderness locations. So if you want to bungee jump and go white water rafting at Victoria Falls, scuba dive, sky dive, abseil, touch a whale, come eye to eye with a Great White Shark, track rhino or endangered turtles, take a hot air balloon ride over the African plains, or kayak the coastline, we’ll create a holiday itinerary to give you an African Safari Adventure with a difference!
Exclusive Luxury Fly-In Safaris
For clients looking for a top end safari, and minimal travelling time, a luxury fly-in safari is probably the answer. We create your personalised safari itinerary, with all light aircraft transfers between your luxury wilderness lodges and safari camps.
Unforgettable and intimate game viewing safaris in the African bush. A fully qualified and armed guide accompanies you at all times as you experience the thrill of walking with the animals in the African wilderness.
Your honeymoon is the most romantic holiday of your life... and we understand that your expectations are high. We will take the time to discuss your dreams with you, and plan your perfect honeymoon. Africa has some of the world’s most romantic honeymoon destinations, and exquisite accommodations. For those who dream of Africa, combine a luxury safari, perhaps with an exotic palm-fringed beach location, cosmopolitan Cape Town or simply an intimate hideaway, to ensure your honeymoon is perfectly unforgettable.
Family safaris and holidays are becoming increasingly popular, with many parents wanting their children to experience real travel, different cultures and African wildlife. To encourage family safaris, many lodges and camps now offer family rooms or adjoining rooms, baby-sitting services for the little ones, and educational wildlife activities for older children. As parents ourselves, we love to travel with our boys, and understand the careful planning and special considerations required to make family safaris a success!
Luxury Train Journeys
Experience the luxury of a bygone era, on one of the world’s most luxurious trains as you take a journey through the diverse landscapes of Southern & East Africa to some of our most spectacular destinations.
We offer a varied selection of full day and half-day tours in South Africa’s major cities. Tours are fully guided, and can accommodate individuals, or groups of up to 50 people.
For more detailed information, please click on the title of your preferred holiday option, or contact us to discuss your African safari holiday needs.