Safaris made for you
Enjoy a private safari with the experts
Jacada creates bespoke luxury safaris to Africa. Our safari experts have all lived and travelled extensively in the continent and will design your perfect itinerary, combining the best accommodation and exclusive tours with expert local guides.
Whatever you want your trip to include, at Jacada we’ll create a tailor-made trip just for you.
We’ll recommend the best lodges, camps and hotels, exclusive tours and a local guide who shares your interests. We’ll sort out all the detail so you can enjoy the wildlife, landscapes and warm authenticity of Africa in the knowledge that the rest is being taken care of.
With teams in the region and in-country support, no matter where you travel we’re perfectly placed to take care of you at every stage of your visit to Africa.
Explore beaches, mountains and waterfalls in Mauritius
Jody van Merode
For several centuries, Africa has attracted the most intrepid explorers. To this day Africa still holds areas that are rarely visited. We are proud to know the best guides, conservationists, fixed wing and helicopter pilots that can take you there. From the dramatic landscapes of Namibia, to rarely visited regions of Rwanda and to the Eden of Africa, the Okavango Delta in Botswana, we can arrange adventures that will never be forgotten.
Jody van Merode
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Whatever you want from your African adventure, our team of expert travel designers are ready to help.
Where to go
Botswana is one of the best African safari destinations for adventure travellers. The landlocked country offers endless opportunities to experience wildlife like never before. You can go on a mobile safari expedition and discover the most untouched parts of Botswana as you follow the game. You can also take a helicopter ride and marvel at the beauty of the Okavango Delta from above.Discover more
Namibia is filled with innumerable sights. Its otherworldly landscapes consist of sweeping dunes, dramatic views and unspoiled nature. Home to a rich population of cheetahs, Namibia offers matchless wildlife viewing. It is also a destination that is great to visit all year round.Discover more
Rwanda is among Africa’s best safari destinations. It is one of the few places in the world where you can encounter mountain gorillas. These giant primates can be found in Volcanoes National Park. In Akagera National Park you can see lions, leopards, giraffes and more.Discover more
One of Africa’s best known safari destinations is Tanzania. The East African country is filled with a breathtaking array of wildlife across its multiple natural reserves like Singita Grumeti. Tanzania also offers unparalleled wildlife experiences at its Serengeti National Park during the Great Migration.Discover more
Kenya is one of the best safari destinations in the world. It is home to the world-renowned Maasai Mara National Park where the Big Five and other animal species roam freely. It is also where you can see the iconic Great Migration and its dramatic river crossings.Discover more
Zimbabwe is an African destination that offers incredible safari experiences. Its Hwange National Park is one of the best places in the world for viewing large herds of elephants. Zimbabwe’s Mana Pools is a UNESCO-protected national park filled with wildlife, with some of the best predator actions.Discover more
The diverse African nation of Zambia is home to the iconic Zambezi River and glorious Victoria Falls. Take a helicopter ride above the waterfall or opt for an adventurous dip into the Devil’s Pool. Zambia also offers incredible safari experiences. Kafue National Park, one of the biggest in the world, offers remarkable game viewing opportunities, with big concentrations of predators and other wildlife species.Discover more
South Africa is home to one of the oldest and most iconic national parks in the world. Kruger National Park is where you can spot the Big Five and many other species of African wildlife. South Africa is the best safari destination for families and first-timers.Discover more
Uganda is made up of dense forests, pristine landscapes and abundant wildlife. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is where you can get up close to endangered mountain gorillas, and in Queen Elizabeth National Park you can spot tree-climbing lions. Uganda hosts the highest concentration of primates on Earth.Discover more
A gateway to Africa, Morocco is a land of contrasts. Set off on adventures of all kinds exploring vibrant medinas in Fes, buzzing bazaars in Marrakesh, breathtaking mountains of the High Atlas and the awe-inspiring desert of the Sahara.Discover more
With everything from white-sand beaches to epic waterfalls and hiking trails, Mauritius is a destination that keeps on giving. It is also an island brimming with a medley of culture. Delve into the country’s history and local traditions, discover the diverse cuisines and explore its laid back coastal villages.Discover more
São Tomé and Príncipe
Often referred to as the African Galápagos, this two-island nation and former Portuguese colony in the Gulf of Guinea is distinguished for its wealth of endemic species. Its landscape consists of dense tropical rainforests, backed by volcanic peaks and interspersed with expanses of cocoa plantations, all combining to create an otherworldly atmosphere.Discover more
There is no beach destination more pristine than the Seychelles; the ultimate island escape or an idyllic finale to your safari. This nation archipelago of 115 islands has five marine national parks, abundant biodiversity in its land and marine wildlife, spectacular coral reefs for diving and snorkelling, and is one of the world leaders in sustainable tourism matched with unparalleled glamour and luxury.Discover more
The African island of Zanzibar, paired with its Arabian history, makes for an excellent safari add-on. With intriguing architecture evident in the main town, Stone Town, you will be able to experience a mix of culture and landscape with pristine beaches and crystal clear waters.Discover more
Known for wide, long stretches of coastline, Mozambique is nothing short of mesmerising. It offers turquoise waters abounding in sea life and a fascinating mix of cultures. Mozambique has a more authentic feel than many other Indian ocean retreats, with a more relaxed, uncomplicated luxury and authentic experience than one finds elsewhere.Discover more
Malawi is known for its lake but there is also a wide range of landscapes on offer here, including the dramatic peaks of Mount Mulanje and some exclusive national parks. Hike up through the highland wilderness, visit expansive tea plantations and witness the amazing animals on exciting and unspoilt safaris.Discover more
Meet your Africa team
When to visit
Mara River Crossings
August - October
Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda
December - February & June - September
Beaches in Seychelles
October - April
Rhino Tracking in Namibia
July - September
Safari in Tanzania
June - October
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Plan your trip to Africa
Whatever you want from your adventure in Africa, our team of expert travel designers are ready to help.
Why book with Jacada?
We’ll plan your trip around your specific interests, tastes and preferences, providing helpful tips and honest advice based on first-hand knowledge of the destination.
Our expert guides and brilliant travel concierges are hand-picked to provide a genuine experience, bringing your destination to life with care and passion.
Our luxury trips are designed with responsible travel principles that prioritise travel experiences that are both good for you and good for the planet.
So glad we discovered Jacada for our South Africa Safari trip! Our experience from initial phone call to following up after our trip was very personalized and professional. The attention to detail on every aspect of the trip made this an enjoyable and stress free holiday. You really do get what you pay for and I would highly recommend Jacada…
From the start Jacada couldn’t have been better in planning our short stagy in Johannesburg and our safaris in Zambia and Zimbabwe. Jody and Charlotte were on top of everything and we always felt like they were working on our behalf. We got quick responses to our questions and other valuable travel information. Now we just need to decide on…
We've recently returned from two weeks in South Africa and our trip was incredible. Amie helped create a wonderful itinerary for our family by listening to our desires and incorporating our feedback. With the help of Eugenia, we found wonderful local restaurants, experiences and activities that checked off all of our "bucket list" wishes. The team on the ground was…
From the moment we reached our destination Jacada Travel took over and ensured that they covered every aspect of our trip from that point on. Nothing was left to chance. The most unexpected but valued service was being met at the plane and chaperoned through customs. The accommodations were spectacular and extremely comfortable. The staff treated us like royalty. Great…
Jacada has been helping my family and me plan the Bucket List Trip of a Lifetime to east Africa for over 4 years! Through that time, Jody and Angela have been designing the trip of our dreams and they made every dream come true...AND THEN SOME! The communication from the beginning of my inquiries up until after we returned home…
Plan with peace of mind
When you book a trip in today’s world there’s a lot to think about. But with the right advice and expert planning, you can do it with confidence.
If you book to travel with us but your plans are impacted by circumstances you can’t control, we’ll change your reservation or cancel your booking for a full credit towards future travel.