Why Choose Us

We understand what makes a holiday a truly amazing experience

Personalised tours

We ensure our clients receive individual attention


Choose from a wide selection of trips covering Sub-Saharan Africa


Our team has an in-depth knowledge of the region, its people and customs

Value for money

Our compact tours are economical with no hidden extras

Exclusive Accommodation

From private villas to beach houses, chalets and lodges

Modern Vehicles

We utilise modern air-conditioned vehicles and open landrovers

Browse Our Current Offerings 

pre-packaged or tailor-made, the choice is yours


  “An unchartered wilderness where you seem to be the first to tread”.     Each trip to Namibia is customised to our client’s requirements. Our route takes us through Windhoek, and then we make our way south to Sossusvlei with its world-famous sand dunes. After...

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Mozambique & Indian Ocean

  “Why is it that you can never hope to describe the emotion Africa creates?” – Francesca Marciano     Red Earth will organise the perfect beach holiday for you. Whether it is on the Mozambique mainland, or on the sun-drenched islands just off the coast, we have...

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Cape Town and Garden Route

  “life is either a daring adventure or nothing” – Helen Keller     Spend a few days in Cape Town - South Africa’s mother city! Go to Cape Point where the two oceans meet or see the penguins at Boulders Beach.  Go to the top of Table Mountain by cable car and visit...

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Bush Safaris

  “You know you are truly alive when you are living amongst lions” – Karen Blixen     The African Bush is our passion, and we offer safaris all over the country.  Whether you want to see Kruger Park, Umfolozi and Hluhluwe game reserves in Natal, or the world famous...

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Botswana & Victoria Falls

  ”Sea of land, land of water” – Peter Johnson     You will fly into Maun airport in Botswana and be met by Red Earth and transferred to Moremi Game Reserve and the Okavango Delta. Our stay in the Delta allows us to explore by water and by land. From Moremi, we make...

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Don’t just take our word for it

Thank you so much for all your help and hard work with our honeymoon, we had the most amazing time, everything was just perfect!
South Africa: Mseni Lodge was wonderful! We were really made to feel special.
Botswana: Big Five Chobe Lodge was a fantastic setting.
Chobe Bush Lodge was a stunning hotel, and the room we were in was perfect for a honeymoon couple.
Thank you for all your help and organising, we could never have done such an amazing job! Stephanie Crawford

Scotland; 2017

We left with some wonderful memories that we’ll always cherish.

It was the best holiday we’ve ever had. Ray & Christine Boisvert

USA, 2004

Thank you for organising such a wonderful holiday for us, and for making my 60th birthday such a memorable occasion! Morris Family

England, 2005

Hi Stan and Anne
Julie and I would like to thank you two for the wonderful tour package you put together for us. It was a truly amazing experience that gave us a taste of what a beautiful continent Southern Africa is. We loved our camping adventures and safaris, and had a lovely time in the resort accommodation as well. Namibia scenery touring was also a highlight. Cape Town was a terrific city to visit.
All in all, we had a great 4 weeks’ vacation and can’t wait to visit again. Cathy Richardson/Julie Bowen

Australia, 2015

We had such a wonderful holiday, full of very different things, and are agreed that our bush experience with Red Earth gave us the stand-out memories. John Hogan

England, 2017

We were not ready to come home. This sums up everyone’s feelings. The quality of all the accommodation and catering was outstanding – a reflection of your experience and knowledge of South Africa. Malcolm Jones & Family

England, 2008

We have used Red Earth travel for 3 trips to South Africa and beyond over the last 8 years, and every single trip has been completely bespoke. Anne and Stan catered to our every need. Nothing was too much to ask of them. Couldn’t ask for more accommodating hosts.
For our last trip we had the pleasure of Anne and Stan being our tour guides for a trip from Durban into Mozambique. Their knowledge on the local area, bush wildlife and S.A. history made for a wonderful holiday experience. Cannot recommend them enough. I am already looking to booking my next holiday with them. 5 out of 5 for holiday experience. Katie and Vicky Scott

UK , 2016

A note to thank you for setting up our Garden Route trip for us and all your advice along the way. We have had a really enjoyable and memorable trip.

The itinerary you set out for us was excellent and all the accommodation was top notch. We loved the scenery and wildlife – and particularly liked Cape Town. Nick Hawkins

UK, 2015