About Us


Who is Discovering Africa?

Inspired to Bring You Africa
Elizabeth Edwards

For over thirty years, we have been introducing Africa’s spectacular destinations to the world and showcasing the beauty and wonder of our landscapes to happy visitors. Our extensive travel experience, solution-focused approach and broad network of creative travel experts mean that you always enjoy the best experiences Discovering Africa with us.

We have a passionate love of Africa and take great pride in what we do. Each of our tailormade packages, guided journeys and day tours are underlined by our sincere love and appreciation for Africa, its natural environment and local communities.

As a specialist tour operator, we excel in removing the sometimes complex challenges of travelling to Africa’s extraordinary destinations and coordinate your arrangements to provide a full travel solution tailored to your specific requirements. Our goal is to give you the best African experiences at a fair price, which is why we always deliver seamless service and attention to detail, wherever you travel with us.

Headed up by Elizabeth Edwards, Discovering Africa is part of one of the oldest public listed companies in South Africa, Cullinan Holdings Ltd. We are part-owned by The Travel Corporation, a global travel group renowned for its outstanding quality, service, value, reliability and financial stability, with 45 offices worldwide. We support The TreadRight Foundation and encourage responsible travel.

Discover Africa knowing that your every need is taken care of, every step of the way.


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Jeff and I returned to the US today!  I just wanted to take a moment to thank you for your help and putting together the trip, what an amazing time.  To facilitate an itinerary and trip like this so seamlessly is impressive!  You are very good at what you do.  We can't thank you enough for making our trip memorable and my 50th birthday extra special!

Raphael - USA
Elizabeth, I just wanted to send you a note thanking you for such an excellent trip. Our friends had referred us to you after they had such an amazing experience and now we have returned, are doing the same. Every place we stayed at was incredible, the service seamless. Our transports were always on time and incredibly wonderful to work with. Thank you for arranging the trip of a lifetime. We will be back!

Sasha - Florida, USA
Dear Elizabeth, warm greetings from Oman! Ahad and Hisham landed yesterday back from SA having spent 12 mesmerizing nights. A big 'thank you' to you personally from all of us for such a flawless and amazing arrangement. A&H were both very impressed and mind blown with South Africa, the stays, the tours and all of the arrangements. All went perfectly, and they are back here safe and happy with lots of beautiful memories.

Nudhar - Oman