Who is Mahlatini?
- Endorsed by ATTA
- Featured in National Geographic
- World Travel Awards Winner
- Rated Excellent by Tripadvisor
For 20 years, Mahlatini has been using our deep knowledge of Africa to create luxury bespoke adventures. We know Africa intimately and our dedicated travel experts create custom travel experiences that reveal the extraordinary beauty of this wild and enriching continent.
Friendly, knowledgeable and trustworthy, each of us can speak from first-hand experience. With a deep connection to Africa and an innate understanding of luxury travel, we’ll work our Mahlatini magic to create your perfect trip.
We routinely go the extra mile to ensure that we not only plan the perfect itinerary but ensure that you're in good hands at every stage of your journey. That's why we are especially proud to maintain an overall client satisfaction rating of 98%.
Family holiday to Kenya
It was more than any of us ever expected from the magnitude of animals to the luxury of the camps , to the quality of the food and to the personal touch of having our own waiter and guide each dayRead full review
Honeymoon to South Africa & Seychelles
Absolutely amazing!! Everything happened with zero issues or stress from beginning to end. We appreciated the thorough itinerary, guides, and hotel concierge. We were treated like their most important client everywhere we went. We have Steve to thank for setting up the most perfect honeymoon!!Read full review
Honeymoon to Kenya & Tanzania
It's difficult to put into words what this trip meant to us. Both of us being on the front lines of the pandemic, having to postpone the trip and change our entire itinerary once meant that we were more than ready to take our honeymoon. This trip far exceeded either of our expectations. The sights …Read full review
At Mahlatini we understand that a trip to Africa is a significant investment. It requires time, money and expert advice, and you need to be sure that you’re dealing with a trustworthy company. You don’t just want a great trip, you want complete peace of mind, before, during and after travel.
- Established for over 20 years
- Independently owned and managed
- No hidden charges
- Fully bonded and regulated
- Money secured in a Trust
- Supplier Failure insurance
HOW TO BOOK
At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.
Call us or enquire online. Share your wish list and we’ll start planning your adventure.
Your dedicated travel expert will be in touch within 24 hours to start designing your bespoke African itinerary.
We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
Receive your Mahlatini travel documents, pack your bags and set off on your trip of a lifetime!
Conservation & Charity
At Mahlatini we live and breathe Africa. We love everything about this extraordinary continent and understand that we have a responsibility to protect and respect her; her nature, her wildlife, her people, her traditions.
We are proud to work with select suppliers and safari lodges that share the same ethos as Mahlatini. We partner primarily with conservation companies focused on protecting local habitat and wildlife and those directly empowering their local communities through employment, economic support and funding of schools and medical centers.
At Mahlatini we strive for excellence. Our personal service and attention to detail are legendary within the industry and nothing pleases us more than a delighted client or repeat guest.
Customer satisfaction is at the heart of everything we do and we’re proud of the international reputation we’ve earned for our superior service. We're delighted to be endorsed by the travel trade and media but are most proud of those awards voted for by our clients and the travelling public.
Press & Media
Some of the world's finest travel writers and most influential publications have enjoyed African adventures with Mahlatini. We’re regularly asked for current opinion on luxury travel and conservation issues in Africa and always happy to lend our voice.