African Aerial Safaris will create a personalised trip for you, mindful of your preferences and requirements.

ENQUIRE NOW

African Aerial Safaris will create a personalised trip for you, mindful of your preferences and requirements.

ENQUIRE NOW

African Aerial Safaris will create a personalised trip for you, mindful of your preferences and requirements.

ENQUIRE NOW

PRIVATE FLYING SAFARIS

over some of the most spectacular scenery in Southern Africa

With African Aerial Safaris, your group can experience Africa’s magnificence from a unique vantage point: The bird’s eye view afforded by a private plane. Uniquely geared towards small groups of friends, colleagues or family, we combine a wildlife safari on the ground with a scenic journey by air – making for an unparalleled once in a lifetime experience. Let us take you on a journey.

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DISCOVER

South Africa | Botswana | Zimbabwe | Zambia | Malawi | Mozambique | Namibia | Madagascar

It’s not often that you wake up in the Namib desert, fly to the Okavango Delta, and then in a few days travel to the beaches of Lake Malawi and Mozambique – taking in the contrasts of sandy dunes, verdant forests, lively savannah and raging oceans.

Seamless travel in Southern Africa made easy.

GET INSPIRED BY OUR SAMPLE ITINERARIES

Meet your hosts – Riaan & Willem

Itineraries are customised according to your interests and preferences.

GET INSPIRED BY OUR SAMPLE ITINERARIES

Meet your hosts – Riaan & Willem

Itineraries are customised according to your interests and preferences.

GET INSPIRED BY OUR SAMPLE ITINERARIES

Meet your hosts – Riaan & Willem

Itineraries are customised according to your interests and preferences.

Our journeys are perfect for families and small groups

SCENIC FLYING SAFARIS

1. Premium Flying Safari

Throughout your journey, comfort, elegance, impeccable service, gourmet meals and exceptional accommodation are to be expected. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2022 & 2023 SEASON

SOUTH AFRICA | BOTSWANA | ZIMBABWE

2. Explorer Flying Safari

Step off the beaten path and visit camps in secluded spots, surrounded by the sounds and smells of Africa. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2022 & 2023 SEASON

SOUTH AFRICA | BOTSWANA | ZIMBABWE

3. Water & Wildlife Flying Safari

Turquoise waters, the green of the bush, sandy-white beaches, the nubby grey of elephant hide: Here is where you can experience it all. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2023 SEASON

ZIMBABWE | MOZAMBIQUE

These flying safaris are ideally suited for aerial photography. Take your photography skills to a new height!

Get your complimentary Aerial Photography E-book now.

Our journeys are perfect for families and small groups

SCENIC FLYING SAFARIS

1. Premium Flying Safari

Throughout your journey, comfort, elegance, impeccable service, gourmet meals and exceptional accommodation are to be expected. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2022 & 2023 SEASON

SOUTH AFRICA | BOTSWANA | ZIMBABWE

2. Explorer Flying Safari

Step off the beaten path and visit camps in secluded spots, surrounded by the sounds

and smells of Africa. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2022 & 2023 SEASON

SOUTH AFRICA | BOTSWANA | ZIMBABWE

3. Water & Wildlife Flying Safari

Turquoise waters, the green of the bush, sandy-white beaches, the nubby grey of elephant hide: Here is where you can experience it all. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2023 SEASON

ZIMBABWE | MOZAMBIQUE

These flying safaris are ideally suited for aerial photography. Take your photography skills to a new height!

Get your complimentary Aerial Photography E-book now.

Our journeys are perfect for families and small groups

SCENIC FLYING SAFARIS

1. Premium Flying Safari

Throughout your journey, comfort, elegance, impeccable service, gourmet meals and exceptional accommodation are to be expected. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2022 & 2023 SEASON

SOUTH AFRICA | BOTSWANA | ZIMBABWE

2. Explorer Flying Safari

Step off the beaten path and visit camps in secluded spots, surrounded by the sounds and smells of Africa. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2022 & 2023 SEASON

SOUTH AFRICA | BOTSWANA | ZIMBABWE

3. Water & Wildlife Flying Safari

Turquoise waters, the green of the bush, sandy-white beaches, the nubby grey of elephant hide: Here is where you can experience it all. 

AVAILABLE DURING THE 2023 SEASON

ZIMBABWE | MOZAMBIQUE

These flying safaris are ideally suited for aerial photography.

Take your photography skills to a new height!

Get your complimentary Aerial Photography E-book now.

Exclusive VILLAS PRODUCT

Together we choose the villas and then connect them with private aircraft 

If you crave exclusivity, allow us to personalise an unforgettable trip for you and your small group.

Yes, we can combine any of these experiences and destinations. Have any questions? Connect with Riaan and Willem.

Exclusive VILLAS

Together we choose the villas and then connect them with private aircraft 

If you crave exclusivity, allow us to personalise an unforgettable trip for you and your small group.

Yes, we can combine any of these experiences and destinations. Have any questions? Connect with Riaan and Willem.

Exclusive VILLAS

Together we choose the villas and then connect them with private aircraft 

If you crave exclusivity, allow us to personalise an unforgettable trip for you and your small group.

Yes, we can combine any of these experiences and destinations. Have any questions? Connect with Riaan and Willem.

African Aerial Safaris Booking Process

STEP 1

EXPLORE

Browse our sample itineraries and explore destinations, activities and experiences.

STEP 2

CONNECT

Share your preferences and expectations by filling in the enquiry form.

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STEP 3

PLAN

Together we create your personalised holiday, subject to availability and mindful of your preferences. You will then receive a link to your personal itinerary.

STEP 4

BOOK

Pay your deposit and start counting the days. Make sure to visit our FAQ page for tips on what to pack,  as well as the useful links page for more in-depth information.

why choose us?

CONSERVATION, SUSTAINABILITY AND PRESERVATION

African Aerial Safaris is passionate about preserving the natural world for future generations. Therefore, we only use third-party providers who are committed to conserving and expanding natural habitats, who practice sustainable eco-tourism and benefit local communities. By booking a trip with African Aerial Safaris, you are joining us in making a significant difference.

SAFETY FIRST

Your safety is our number one priority. All our flights are two crew operated, mirroring the highly structured, safety-orientated airline industry. The owners have amassed over 25 000 flying hours between them. Furthermore, we’ve partnered with Absolute Aviation, an accredited Cessna Africa distributor, to provide the aircraft and maintenance.

PERSONAL SERVICE

From the moment you contact us, you will be engaging with your safari experts, Riaan and Willem. They will guide you through the steps, create your personalised itinerary and will be your personal pilots on your safari. They will make sure everything runs like clockwork.

WE’VE BEEN THERE!

With a shared passion for nature and wildlife, photography and flying, Willem and Riaan have travelled extensively through and over Southern Africa. They’ve seen it, experienced it, explored it – and they treasure it.

THE EXPERIENCE

Extensive planning is done to connect extraordinary landmarks, remote shipwrecks and scenic landscapes between the destinations. Flying at lower altitudes provides you with a bird’s-eye view of these wonders, ensuring that travelling between destinations becomes an experience in itself!

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