Your Africa



Close Encounters Africa can make your trip to Africa as personalised and tailor-made as you like. Our travel consultants are ready to give you specialist and relevant advice on all aspects of your Africa holiday.


If you have a particular type of holiday you want to experience, or if you have particular needs for your holiday, Close Encounters Africa can help you.  If you have a specialised subject or area of interest you would like to incorporate into your trip, Close Encounters Africa will find you the African experts in that field.  From birders and botanists to horseriders and hikers and much more, Close Encounters Africa can help you have the holiday you desire.

If you are a single person who wants to go on holiday in Southern Africa, Close Encounters Africa can arrange companionship tours to suit your individual requirements.  Please give us a call if you are interested in learning more about these tours.

Accessible travel is gradually becoming a reality in Southern Africa. If you really want to travel to Africa, but think it’s going to be too difficult, think again!  Close Encounters Africa can provide personalised itineraries for disabled travellers – however adventurous you are.

Close Encounters Africa is committed to providing the best gay and lesbian holidays in Africa. Holidays can be tailored to include one of the iconic gay festivals – Pink Loerie Mardi Gras, Knysnain, Cape Town Pride or Mother City Queer Costume Party – or you can simply hang out and have fun, assured of a warm and friendly welcome.