Sabbatical & Experiential Travel to Africa

In the enchanting continent of Africa, luxury blends seamlessly with authenticity and off-the-beaten-path adventures await. Prepare to embark on a remarkable journey filled with diverse landscapes, rich cultures, and awe-inspiring wildlife encounters. From the untamed wilderness of South Africa and the iconic savannahs of Kenya and Tanzania to the idyllic islands of Sao Tome & Principe and the vibrant cities of Morocco, Africa offers an array of unforgettable experiences for the discerning traveller seeking a unique and authentic adventure.

In South Africa, a land of captivating beauty, you will discover an extraordinary mix of breathtaking landscapes and vibrant cities. Witness the majesty of Kruger National Park as you embark on thrilling game drives. Savour world-class cuisine in Cape Town’s trendy restaurants, hike through the dramatic landscapes of Table Mountain, or explore the scenic winelands of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. South Africa offers a luxurious yet authentic experience where adventure and relaxation seamlessly intertwine.

Kenya and Tanzania, known as the heart of the African safari experience, beckon with their iconic landscapes and unrivaled wildlife encounters. In Kenya, traverse the expansive Maasai Mara Reserve and witness the annual Great Wildebeest Migration, where millions of wildebeest and zebras traverse the plains in search of fresh grazing. Immerse yourself in Maasai culture and gain a deeper understanding of their ancient traditions. In Tanzania, explore the world-renowned Serengeti National Park, the mesmerizing Ngorongoro Crater, and the pristine beaches of Zanzibar. These destinations offer exclusive luxury camps and lodges that blend discreetly with the surrounding wilderness.

For a truly off-the-grid experience, Sao Tome & Principe offers a secluded paradise brimming with unspoiled natural beauty. Untarnished by tourism, these stunning islands in the Gulf of Guinea boast pristine golden-sand beaches, lush rainforests teeming with endemic species, and crystal-clear waters. Stay in luxury in one of the very few hotels here. Test assured that, thanks to the responsible credentials of your hotel and the excursions you enjoy, your holiday is contributing to the longevity of this ecological Eden.

Morocco, a vibrant blend of ancient traditions and modern allure, beckons with its exotic charm. Explore the bustling medinas of Marrakech and Fez, where narrow labyrinthine streets reveal vibrant souks, exquisite architecture, and tantalizing scents. Journey into the majestic, copper-coloured Atlas Mountains and visit the homes of Bedouin tribes, almost indistinguishable from the russet mountainsides. Stay in luxurious mountain retreats, and soak up panoramic views and bronze sunsets. Morocco offers an enchanting blend of luxury, adventure, and cultural immersion that is sure to captivate your senses.

Whether you seek thrilling wildlife encounters, secluded island escapes, or immersive cultural experiences, Africa invites you to discover its hidden treasures. Our handcrafted luxury tours will take you off the beaten path, allowing you to experience the true essence of these remarkable destinations while indulging in unparalleled comfort and style. Get ready for an extraordinary adventure that will leave an indelible mark on your soul.




São Tomé & Príncipe

Tanzania & Zanzibar


Photo credits: Tanzania – Entamanu Ngorongoro, Africa Hub; Kenya – The Africa Hub

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LiNGER Testimonials

India Family holiday, Dec 2022

“The itinerary that Steve put together worked perfectly; we saw so many different places but without feeling like we were rushed or constantly on the road and the hotels we stayed in were full of charm. It really was the holiday of a lifetime.”

Tim & Deborah

Indonesia Sabbatical, Jul-Aug 2023

“We have had a truly memorable trip. We have had such a range of great experiences during the past few weeks and have stayed in places we would never have found ourselves.”

Richard & Laura, Law-firm Partner

Beyond Safari in Tanzania and Zanzibar, Family sabbatical, Jul-Aug 2023

“Every lodge has been extraordinary. What has surprised us is how each one has raised the bar even higher. Really many congratulations on preparing such an incredible itinerary!”

E & S, Law-firm partner and Family

Central America road trip, Family Sabbatical, Jul-Sep 2023

“We went on 8 flights, to 5 countries, stayed at 12 hotels, crossed 3 land borders, and must have had about 30 tours – all of it meticulously planned and executed by Steve at LiNGER.”

Jon Pierce & Family

Central America road trip, Family Sabbatical, Jul-Sep 2023

“From the very first call to discuss where in the world we should head, to returning home, LiNGER were there with us, ensuring everything just seamlessly fell into place.”

Jon Pierce & Family

Japan Sabbatical, Oct 2023

“The planning of the trip in terms of travel, pickups, was seamless and hotels were really very special. We thank you so much for helping us enjoy a really fantastic trip.”

G Fugard

Costa Rica & Nicaragua, Solo Sabbatical Part Two, Feb-Mar 2022

“My trip was amazing, and Steve knows all the people and places en route which meant that I did not worry about a thing and genuinely looked for to each new destination with total confidence that it would be right.”

Anna Guyer, CEO Greenhouse PR

Costa Rica & Nicaragua, Solo Sabbatical Part Two, Feb-Mar 2022

“I would not hesitate in recommending Steve and his approach to travel – he really has a wonderful perspective that helps to bring the places you visit to life and gives you an experience to remember.”

Anna Guyer, CEO Greenhouse PR

Iceland, Denmark & Faroe Islands, Family Sabbatical, Jul-Aug, 2022

“Your planning help and imagination really helped make this trip. That includes your exquisite professionalism in coordinating everything. Thank you, thank you, for making this such a special time.”

Marie, Glenn & Family

Honeymoon in Nicaragua, Jul 2021

“I could not be happier. You chose such special and memorable places and I have so many great memories. You just don’t know! My SnapChat tells a cultural story. So much more than the typical vacation.”

Kathryn Phillips