Safaris in Africa


As an experienced tour operator in East and Southern Africa, On The Go Tours offer a wide range of African Safaris, including Overland Camping Safaris, Lodge Safaris, Tailor-Made Holidays and Family Adventures to suit every style of travel. Trek to the Gorillas in Uganda, head out on safari in the world famous Masai Mara and Serengeti, relax on tropical Zanzibar, spend the night in the Okavango Delta and explore the stunning sand dunes in Namibia. Africa has such an enormous selection of exciting things to see and do that even the most seasoned travellers cannot fail to be captivated!


Africa Overland Safaris East Africa

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Africa Overland Safaris Southern Africa

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Africa Overland Safaris

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Africa Family Safaris

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Africa Lodge Accomodated Safaris

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Africa Tailor-made Safaris

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Africa Private Safaris

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Africa Day Tours

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Africa Safari Bolt-ons

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On safari in Africa with On the Go Tours


With some of the world’s most enthralling game viewing and vast stretches of unspoiled landscapes, Africa has something to suit all tastes. From the beautifully secluded desert landscapes of the Namib Desert and the Sahara to vast open grasslands, sun-drenched beaches, dramatic mountain ranges and rainforest; overland trips and safaris in Africa are one big adventure waiting to happen!


Meet the locals and experience traditional tribal African hospitality, take a trekking trip through the continent’s treasured game reserves, track gorillas in the jungles of Uganda, see the fabled Big Five or simply laze the day away on the beaches of Zanzibar.


Choose from On the Go Tours’ comprehensive range of camping holidays, lodge safaris, tailor-made holidays or family adventures and prepare for the adventure of a lifetime.

African Overland Safaris East Africa

The amazing African elephant - a popular sight on out African Safaris

Overland Camping Safaris. Our exciting choice of overland safaris through Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, range from 6 to 25 days and allow you to discover the very best of East Africa. These safaris take in several of Africa's finest national parks including the Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru in Kenya and the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania. We also offer gorilla trekking in Uganda, a trek to the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro and a taste of the tropics on beautiful island of Zanzibar.

African Overland Safaris Southern Africa

A couple walk with lions whilst on safari in Africa

Overland Camping Safaris. Take in the highlights of Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa and Mozambique on one of our action packed Southern Africa Safaris which range from 11 to 36 days. Game drive through Chobe, Etosha and Kruger National Park, travel along South Africa's scenic Garden Route, relax on Mozambique's idyllic beaches and enjoy a host of high octane activities in Victoria Falls!

African Overland Safaris

Proud Lions in the savanna

Overland Camping Safaris. Experience the diversity of Africa on one of our overland camping safaris which travel though East and Southern Africa. From Kenya or Tanzania to Victoria Falls or South Africa, travelling north and southbound, we offer 11 epic African overland adventures, ranging from 16 - 57 days. The migration in the Serengeti and Masai Mara, trekking in search of gorillas in Uganda, scaling the towering dunes of Sossusvlei, relaxing on the beaches of Mozambique, Lake Malawi and Zanzibar and going in search of the Big Five in Africa's best national parks are just some of the highlights on offer.

African Lodge Accomodated Safaris

Those who prefer not to camp can join one of our lodge based safaris in Eastern and Southern Africa. Spot the Big 5 in Kenya's Masai Mara or Tanzania's Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater. Explore the Okavango Delta in a mokoro in Botswana and climb the Namibian dunes at Sossusvlei. Or head to South Africa and travel the beautiful Garden Route, safari in Kruger, visit Zululand - a kingdom of cultures and see the stunning peaks of the Drakensberg Mountains.

African Tailor-made Safaris

Heading into Chobe National Park on a safari in Botswana

Create your own dream holiday in Africa! Covering some of the planet’s most stunning landscapes and wildlife in Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa, Mozambique and Madagascar our specialised team of holiday planners can design an itinerary bespoke to your requirements. Choose from a wonderful range of tented camps, exclusive hotels, luxury lodges and boutique guest houses and combine cultural touring with spectacular drives through Africa’s national parks. Consider whale watching and wine tasting or dune climbing and elephant spotting with a gin and tonic in hand. Island hop the beautiful offshore islands of Madagascar or Mozambique or take control of the wheel and enjoy a self-drive holiday in Namibia or South Africa!

African Family Safaris

A lion cub up a tree

Take your tribe out to Africa - nature's playground, and go wild! For a family holiday with a difference, try one of our four hands-on expeditions that cater specifically for parents travelling with young adults and children aged 5 to 16 years. See some of the best landscapes and wildlife Africa has to offer, take a Mokoro ride along the Okavango Delta and see the elephants in Chobe, sit on top of Dune 45, visit an African school, animal orphanage and much more. These action packed adventures are guaranteed to keep your little monkeys entertained!

African Private Safaris

Leading the family on horseback

If you would like to experience Africa at your own pace, or don't want to travel in a group, we can tailor-make an itinerary designed specifically around your requirements. To get you started we have included some classic safaris, which we hope will inspire you. If you've got something specific in mind, contact our experienced tailor-made team who will be happy to create your dream holiday, just the way you want it.

African Day Tours

Take in the highlights of Zanzibar on a day trip from Dar es Salaam in Tanzania.

If you are travelling to Nairobi in Kenya or Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and have a day or two to spare, join us for a day tour of some of these African cities most famous sights. Picked up from the doorstep of your hotel and guided by an English-speaking tour guide you’ll explore city sites and beyond. Browse bustling markets, explore intriguing museums, get up close and personal with African wildlife, visit stunning churches and ancient mosques, and much more.

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Kenya to Cape

43 days from USD $2,989

Embark on an overland journey across almost half the African Continent. A heady mix of game, beaches, exotic Zanzibar,...

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Discover the Ngorongoro crater and more on an African Safari