Luxury Tailor-Made Safaris in
Southern & Eastern Africa

What is Icon Expeditions?

We specialise in luxury, tailor-made travel to Southern and Eastern Africa. Our passionate team of expert travel planners have a wealth of first-hand destination and product knowledge. They will plan your African holiday of a lifetime to meet your requirements, time constraints, style and budget.

Icon Expeditions provides a comprehensive travel service that covers every detail from start to finish including commercial and charter flights, car hire, accommodation, tours, transfers and day trips.

Based in Cape Town, we have unrivalled local knowledge and will be with you every step of the way giving you complete peace of mind on your African travels.

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Experience Africa.A continent of unrivalled beauty, romance and adventure...

Why Book With Icon

African Experts

Based in Cape Town our experts have first-hand knowledge and won’t recommend anywhere they haven’t been to themselves. Our expert consultants have a wealth of experience and will take care of every detail.

Personalised Service

Your dedicated consultant will be on hand every step of the way. They will answer your questions and plan your trip down to the very last detail ensuring your time is optimised and your budget best spent.

Financial Protection

We are the only African tour operator to provide complimentary financial protection. We respect your investment and want to make sure that you are protected when booking your holiday.

Price Guarantee

As a division of one of Africa’s leading Tour Operators, Icon Expeditions is able to offer the best rates available. Booking your itinerary with Icon Expeditions will always be cheaper than booking your itinerary direct.

Doing Good

We believe passionately in sustainable tourism to drive positive change in Africa. We raise money through our own projects and donate a percentage of our profits to community and conservation work.

Secure Payments

We accept credit card payments and don’t add a surcharge. Most credit cards include travel insurance if the card is used for payment and additional cover can be booked through various insurance companies.

Magnificent landscapes, beautiful people and abundant wildlife.


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Kenya Gorilla Trekking Zanzibar Tanzania Indian Ocean Islands Madagascar Mozambique Zambia Victoria Falls Okavango Delta Namibia Botswana Kruger National Park South Africa Garden Route Cape Town

Iconic African Experiences

See the Big 5 on a luxury Safari

See the Big 5 on safari

A lifechanging experience, see and feel the wild up close in a safe and luxurious setting, with the help and guidance of experienced safari guides.

Explore Cape Town, the Mother City

Explore Cape Town

Cape Town is one of the most interesting, diverse and vibrant cities in the world, you can explore the city centre, Robben Island or take a cable car up Table Mountain.

See the majestic Victoria Falls

Visit Victoria Falls

The Victoria Falls makes a great holiday destination with many travellers visiting not just for the Waterfall, but also for the incredible array of adventure activities on offer.

Mokoro ride on the Okavango Delta

Mokoro ride on the Delta

The Okavango Delta is one of the most fantastic wilderness destinations in the world, where you will enjoy a safari experience second to none.

The greatest mammal migration on Earth

The Great Migration

A luxury safari holiday to East Africa to see the great migration up close and personal must surely be on every traveller’s bucket list.

Luxury train journeys

Luxury train journeys

Take a journey on The Rovos Rail or The Blue Train where you will experience the finest of service and most luxurious of accommodation – a quintessential African rail journey!

We cannot thank you enough for all of your expert help in planning our holiday.

The best trip we've ever taken and everything we could have possibly hoped for from our African honeymoon.

It was an awesome experience for all of us. The memories of this trip will be with us for the rest of our lives.

Our Experts


We are an elite team of travel experts with a shared passion for Africa. Our team of over 20 travel consultants have a wealth of first-hand destination and product knowledge.

We know the places that we recommend backwards and we are locals – based in sunny Cape Town. We’ll be with you every step of the way, from when you first drop an enquiry until you are safely back home with a lifetime of fantastic memories.

So drop us an enquiry today and let us plan a tailor-made itinerary of a lifetime for you!

Africa awaits!Authentic experiences you'll never forget.

Our Partners

londolozi game reserve

Londolozi Game Reserve

singita game reserves

Singita Game Reserves

mannabay hotel

MannaBay Hotel

silvan safari

Silvan Safari

wilderness safaris

Wilderness Safaris

federal air

Federal Air

rovos rail

Rovos Rail

&beyond safaris

&Beyond Safaris

cape grace hotel

Cape Grace Hotel

lion sands private game reserve

Lion Sands Private Game Reserve

chitwa chitwa private game reserve

Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve


Sanctuary Lodges

Royal Chundu Louxury Lodges

Royal Chundu Luxury Lodges

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