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Top 5 African Safari Destinations
Africa has lured travellers for centuries as the continent’s breathtaking landscapes and enigmatic wildlife are unrivalled.

Discover the magic of the top 5 African safari destinations by booking with JENMAN African Safaris. The highlights are numerous and it will take a lifetime and then some to marvel at the myriad of wild and wonderful attractions. JENMAN African Safaris has narrowed the list down to these Top 5 African Safari Destinations, all featuring on our best-selling tours and packages. 


With a variety of natural and cultural wonders, iconic species and endless landscapes, a safari to Zimbabwe offers endless opportunities for the most magical of experiences. From the wildlife paradise of Hwange National Park to the splendour of Victoria Falls and the Great Zimbabwe Ruins steeped in history and culture, a Zimbabwe holiday is inviting discovery. Discover the magic of this top 5 African safari destinations by booking any one of our Zimbabwe safari packages:  

The 13-day Grand Zimbabwe Experience includes the best of Zimbabwe – Hwange National Park, the famed Matobos, Victoria Falls and Lake Kariba. It is one of the most popular safari packages and best-selling Jenman tours.   

If you only have a limited time to explore Zimbabwe, book the 3-day Victoria Falls Experience and experience the thundering sounds of the spectacular body of water. Combine it with a relaxing sunset cruise on the Zambezi River for the perfect day. 

For the safari of a lifetime in Zimbabwe, combine it with a touchdown in neighbouring Botswana on a 15-day Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter. Explore the enigmatic sights and sounds of Victoria Falls, Chobe and Hwange National Parks, Moremi Game Reserve and Lake Kariba. 

Top 5 African safari destinations
Top 5 African safari destinations


From the vast expanse of the Kalahari and the magnitude of the Okavango Delta to the wildlife wonders of Chobe, Moremi, and Khwai River, it is clear why Botswana deserves a spot on the list of Top 5 African Safari Destinations.  

With its exclusive and remote African safari options, Botswana is one of the continent’s premier wilderness locations. Experience a magical adventure on the 10-Day Botswana Safari Escape. A scenic flight over the Okavango Delta will give you a bird’s-eye view of its winding waterways. Game drives and guided walks in the rich and varied landscapes of Moremi Game Reserve and Chobe National Park bring up-close-and-personal encounters with a myriad of species, including the famed Big 5.  

Take your Botswana safari experience to the next level with the 8-day Botswana Sensations Package that includes a stop in the Makgadikgadi Pans and observation of the second largest zebra migration in the world. You will also have the chance to explore the Moremi Game Reserve and the Kazuma Forest Reserve. 

A traditional mokoro excursion in the Okavango Delta is part of the premium 15-day Botswana Wildlife Breakaway and a definite highlight of a safari to Botswana. Game viewing in Chobe National Park, as well as boat cruises on the Chobe River, are other highlights on this Botswana package. 

Top 5 African safari destinations


Namibia is undoubtedly a Top 5 African Safari Destination as the country’s array of natural wonders and multitude of attractions stretches from the Atlantic Coast to the Namib Desert.  

Choosing Namibia for the holiday of a lifetime, ensures you experience one of the prime holiday spots on the African continent.  

A trip to Etosha National Park is part of the 24-day Northern Experience Safari Package that starts in Cape Town, South Africa and ends in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Other Namibian stops are the sand dunes in Sossusvlei and the breathtaking Fish River Canyon. This exhilarating tour also ventures to the neighbouring countries of Botswana and Zimbabwe.  

Experience three weeks of great game viewing and culture on the 21-day Great Trans-African Lodge Safari that kicks off in the enigmatic city of Swakopmund in Namibia. Marvel at the astonishing array of wildlife in Etosha National Park before moving on to Mahango National Park. Chobe National Park in Botswana and Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe are also included in this safari package.  

Top 5 African safari destinations


Abundant wildlife and spectacular landscapes will fill a safari of a lifetime to Tanzania to the brim with magical memories. Your holiday to Tanzania would not be complete without visiting the renowned Serengeti National Park, the stage for the Great Migration, taking in the views of Mount Kilimanjaro (the highest peak in Africa), marvelling at the highest astonishing wildlife in the Ngorongoro Crater and relaxing on the pristine beaches of Zanzibar. We offer a variety of safari tours and packages to Tanzania, one of our Top 5 African Safari Destinations.  

Starting and ending in Arusha, the 7-day Tanzania Wildlife Breakaway visits the best wilderness areas in the north of Tanzania where wildlife sightings are plentiful. Other stops on this exclusive safari are the Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater. 

Make your Tanzania safari an unforgettable experience with the 15-day East Africa Migration Discoverer that combines the best of Tanzania and Kenya. Spend two days exploring the vast plains of the Serengeti National Park and follow the Great Migration. You will also have time to explore Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park and the astonishing Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. 

Spend your days lazing on the spectacular beaches or exploring the underwater wonder world on the best-selling 3-day Zanzibar Island Experience Superior Safari Package to Tanzania. With the most beautiful views of the Indian Ocean, days tend to be filled with proper rest and relaxation. 

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Tanzania Safaris


A holiday itinerary to Kenya, comprised of stirring landscapes, abundant wildlife, and a multitude of attractions from the bush to the coast, warrants the place of this East African gem among the Top 5 African Safari Destinations.  

The Masai Mara National Reserve, home of the Great Migration, is undoubtedly the star attraction while Amboseli National Park is known for its population of big tusker elephants. The large pods of hippos and flocks of flamingos make Lake Naivasha a water paradise and the capital city of Nairobi is a bustling hub of museums, galleries and markets. 

Discover an array of wildlife on the 10-day Kenya Safari Adventure that starts in Nairobi and ends in the Masai Mara National Reserve. Amboseli National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park and Lake Naivasha are also included, making it one of our most popular safari packages.  

The Masai Mara National Reserve is the final stop on the 15-day East Africa Migration Discoverer and will ensure you have the Kenya safari of a lifetime. The safari package also includes Tanzania and the wildlife wonderlands of Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park and the famed Serengeti National Park. 

Kenya Safaris
Kenya Safaris
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