Jenman African Safaris

African Based Travel Specialist

Address:
PO Box 36146, Glossderry, Cape Town, 7702
Member Number: 20744 Tel: +27 (0) 21 683 7826

Jenman African Safaris is a leading safari tour operator specialising in safaris throughout Southern Africa, East Africa and Madagascar.

All our lodge accommodated, scheduled safaris, run with small groups ensuring comfort and personal service in custom-built 4x4 vehicles. Besides our scheduled tours, Jenman also tailor-makes safaris to suite our clients needs, including private guided safaris.  Our premium brand Jenman Select caters especially for the discerning traveller and honeymoons.

Through the Grow Africa Foundation, Jenman is a proud adherent to responsible tourism, instigating and supporting a variety of programs in both South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Visit our websites to get an overview of what we do:

www.jenmansafaris.com
www.hideawaysafrica.com
www.travel2madagascar.com
www.growafricafoundation.org

Where we operate

  • Botswana
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Rwanda
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
  • South Africa
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zanzibar

Activities offered

  • Accommodation
  • Beach Holidays
  • Bird Watching
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Flying Safaris
  • Mobile Safaris
  • Overland
  • Riding Safaris
  • Safaris - Fixed Camp
  • Self-Drive Holidays
  • Walking Safaris
  • Eco tourism
  • Cultural activities
  • Honeymoon safaris

Our Commitment to Responsible Tourism

Grow Africa is our responsible tourism foundation. As a sustainable tourism operator we strive to make a positive impact on the environment, rural communities and economy of the areas we operate in. We are partnered with Grow Africa to enact these goals. With Grow Africa we promote the long-term preservation of our wilderness areas through education, upliftment and understanding. 

Charities

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Save the Rhino Calendar

As of the 31st of December 2012 over 645 rhinos have been poached in South Africa… This is over 1 rhino per a day. Appalling news – these tragic numbers put us on track to see some of the greatest losses of the animals in South African history, surpassing last year’s record number, a barbaric 448 poached rhinos. According to acclaimed rhino scientists, if poaching continues at its current rate South African’s rhino herd will go into population decline by mid-2012. Jenman African Safaris decided to take some action and do something different to support the fight against rhino poaching! The brave and wildly attractive staff at Jenman Safaris decided to shed their clothes – and inhibitions – for a new approach to rhino conservation with their first ever semi-nude body art, photographic 2013 calendar… It’s sexy, it’s tasteful, and it helps to save our rhinos! The funds are donated to the African Conservation Trust / Project Africa / Save the Rhino for much needed support to fight against rhino poaching. Cost: ZAR 120 per calendar (Project Rhino KZN gets 100% of proceeds) Order: http://jenman.travel/savetherhino/ (we accept VISA and MasterCard) – alternatively you can pay via EFT. More Information: email savetherhino@jenmansafaris.com or go onto the following link http://www.jenmansafaris.com/about-us/save-the-rhino-calendar.html to find out more. Like us on Facebook (and show your support): http://www.facebook.com/JenmanSafarisSaveTheRhinoCharityCalendar

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The Grow Africa Foundation

Grow Africa is the responsible tourism initiative started by Jenman African Safaris and African Luxury Hideaways. The main focus is to make a positive impact on the environment, society and economy in the places we travel to. We do this by supporting local communities, and building environmental and cultural awareness.

News

20 September 2019

New 2020 Safari from Jenman African Safaris That Shares The Greatness of Zimbabwe With the World

Jenman African Safaris has its roots in Zimbabwe and has been an ambassador for safari experiences in the country for over a decade. We have designed a journey introducing guests to all its must-see highlights as well as some lesser-known gems. The Grand Zimbabwe and Mana Pools Safari lets guests intensely discover the magic of Hwange National Park’s northern and eastern region and Matobo National Park's rare rhinos, experience the power of the mighty Zambezi at both Victoria Falls and Lake Kariba, and learn more about its rich history at the 900-year-old Great Zimbabwe Ruins rumoured to be the capital of the legendary Queen of Sheba and also the namesake of the nations, Zimbabwe comes from a Shona word for” big houses of stone”.

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16 September 2019

All Madagascar Inbound Flight Schedules In One Easy Document By Jenman African Safaris

How exactly does one get to Madagascar? Who flies there and from where? Well, there are about 8 airlines that fly to the country from various destinations around the world and Jenman African Safaris has created a quick and easy overview that shows you just which airlines fly to Madagascar and how often. So when it comes time to book those flights you can just have a quick glance and half the work is done! To download the PDF please click here.

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12 September 2019

Jenman African Safaris: Jenman Select – Meaningful Travel With Focuses On Conservation & Community

Jenman Select – tailor-made travel with a focus on conservation and community, enhanced by meaningful experiences that are hand-selected to create memorable experiences.

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05 September 2019

Creative Wetu Itineraries For All Jenman African Safaris 2020 Guided Safaris

WETU is a wonderful tool that has become the industry standard for online itineraries by providing great images, detailed itineraries, maps, and concise information. You will be pleased to know that you can now find all Jenman African Safaris 2020 guided group tours on this platform featuring such fantastic destinations as…

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16 August 2019

Join Webinar: Unique Insights into Top 3 Guided Group Safaris

Delve deeper into a selection of Jenman African Safaris guided group safaris and sell with confidence, knowledge and ease. Jenman marketing specialist Pierce has created an informative webinar on three of our top-selling tours that will answer some of your questions, help you decide what is right for your client and inspire you to make that sale. Learn about Pierce's unique insights and tips about the Northern Experience, World in One Country and Botswana Wildlife Breakaway.

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22 July 2019

New Namibia Self-Drive Itinerary from Jenman African Safaris

Guests wanting to explore the vast landscape of Namibia on their own steam, driving from Windhoek to Victoria Falls and spending time at the renowned Etosha Game Reserve and wildlife-rich Chobe National Park (in Botswana) along the way can now do so during this carefully curated self-drive safari by Jenman African Safaris.

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12 July 2019

Jenman African Safaris 2020 brochure is now available!

Our 2020 brochure is ready! New tours, new experiences and new travel tips can all be found in our inspiring new 2020 brochure. This year, each tour has an added 'Special African Touch' designed to enhance your clients experience and let them get more out of their safari.

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05 July 2019

New Lion-King-Themed Family- Safari from Jenman African Safaris - Journey To The Pride Lands

Teach kids about the Circle of Life and immerse them in the fantastic world of the Lion King where they’ll have a chance to witness Simba and Nala, Timon and Pumba, Zazu and Rafiki running around the Savanna in real life. This family-focused safari travels through Kenya and visits the iconic landscapes of the hit Disney movie, such as the renowned Masai Mara, as well as African rainforests lush with waterfalls and ferns.

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23 May 2019

New: Jenman African Safaris Luxury Bush And Beach Experience On Our Jenman Select Kruger And Mozambique Safari

Combining the adventures of a safari with a relaxed beach holiday remains one of the most requested holiday experiences. Now that Jenman African Safaris have launched a new Jenman Select product the Kruger & Mozambique Safari & Beach Experience that request is easily accommodated.

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16 April 2019

Meet Peter Pittendrigh - Jenman African Safaris' New Head Of Sales

Jenman African Safaris has appointed Peter Pittendrigh as the new Head of Sales. Peter comes from a background of Sales, Adventure Travel, and Online Technology & Sales and has previously worked for Xscapesa and Travelbud. Peter says that he loves how intertwined the sales department is with the other departments and is very excited about the future; we are confident about the inspiring new energy he will bring to the Jenman African Safaris sales department focusing on quality service delivery for partners.

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11 April 2019

Additional Departures for Jenman African Safaris Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter in 2019 & 2020

Our Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter remains one of our most popular NEW tours! This is why we have increased our departure dates for 2019. The new dates are as follows: 5 May 2019 25 September 2019 – Tour offered in reverse, starting in Maun and ending in Vic Falls. This tour expertly combines the must-sees and do’s of Botswana and Zimbabwe ensuring that our guests experience uniquely Zimbabwean highlights such as a luxury houseboat experience on Lake Kariba, rhino-tracking in Matopos, and the mighty Victoria Falls.

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08 April 2019

Jenman African Safaris Touring Africa Responsibly: Removal Of Orphanage Visit In Tanzania

A core part of Jenman African Safaris’ business beliefs is responsible tourism, and part of this is a mission to positively and beneficially engage with the local communities of the areas we travel to.  When it comes to the children of those communities we take extra care to ensure that they benefit sustainably from any interactions that are planned on our itineraries or happenstance. After careful discussion, research and debates, we have with immediate effect removed the visit of the orphanage on our East African Migration Discover and Tanzania Wildlife & Cultural Explorer tours.

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27 March 2019

Become A Madagascar Expert On Jenman African Safaris Indaba Fam Trip

Madagascar still remains a bit of a mystery to the rest of the world, but not to us. Jenman African Safaris have been the Madagascar experts for many years now and we know it's an incredible destination for the adventurous traveller. So to help agents learn more about the country, understand its unique allure and see for themselves exactly what it has to offer, this year we are offering an Indaba Fam Trip to the breathtakingly beautiful northern area to give our valued partners a fantastic overview of this unique destination. If you would like to experience this exciting tour first-hand, please contact us at alessandra@jenmansafaris.com to book your spot.

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09 March 2019

Reminder: Live Bookings Available On Jenman African Safaris Agent Portal

Jenman African Safaris' agent portal jenman.travel is an excellent tool for agents who want to book and confirm seats on our various tours in real time, day or night. After logging in, simply click the "Book Now" button below the availability list of the tour of your choice, to secure the seat and booking. If you still need some help, click here to view a step-by-step guide.

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28 February 2019

Avoid Bank Charges – Pay Into The Jenman African Safaris Euro Account

European agents may simply request our European bank details on invoices in order to pay directly into our Euro bank account – avoiding bank charges. There is a small standard fee for credit cards, but other than that there are no extra costs. Another way of Jenman African Safaris striving to deliver expertise and easy solutions to our industry partners.

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21 February 2019

Additional Departure Dates: Intimate Botswana & Zimbabwe Encounter

The Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter has become one of our most popular safaris in 2019. By creatively combining highlights such as a house-boat experience on Lake Kariba, rhino-tracking in Matopos and famous Moremi Game Reserve in Botswana guests experience a diverse and unique African safari. Due to high-season dates being sold out; we have added additional departures in 2019 and made more English departures available. For live availability click here.

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12 February 2019

Face-To-Face At The Following Travel Shows

Experience, expertise and adventure is why guests choose to travel with Jenman African Safaris. The portfolio provides specialized private guided safaris, tailor-made travel and small-group guided safaris in Southern Africa, East Africa and Madagascar. The recently introduced exclusive Jenman Select product range offers private custom safaris for the high-end traveller, with a strong focus on conservation and bespoke and carefully curated experiences. Meet us face-to-face at the following travel shows to get the details:

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22 January 2019

A Private Guided Tour in a Jenman Select Vehicle

Our new Jenman Select Vehicle has been designed with the ultimate safari experience in mind. Passengers each have their own comfortable window seats with plenty of legroom available, as well as charging ports, air-conditioning vents, and reading lights. Besides a pop-up roof for optimal safari viewing as well as a tap providing filtered water on board, there are more thoughtful touches such as beanbags for balancing cameras, as well as binoculars and wildlife books. Clients who would like to experience this next-level safari vehicle are able to do so on our private guided tours, on request. To learn more about the vehicle specifications please download this PDF. The perfect way to do your safari in ultimate style.

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16 January 2019

Grow Africa Raises Over €3000 After Growvember Special

Jenman African Safaris is committed to actively involving their guests in responsible tourism.  From refusing to offer activities that involve unethical animal interaction to encouraging guests to bring along much-needed school supplies for Pack4aPurpose, we also donate a percentage of all guests’ trips to the Grow Africa Foundation. Near the end of November, many people focused on deals that they can take advantage of on Black Friday, a day that has increasingly grown in popularity over the years. This year Jenman decided to take part in this phenomenon but with a distinctively different goal.

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27 November 2018

Jenman African Safaris Appoints Pierce Synnott as Marketing Specialist for UK , Ireland, Scandinavia, France, Belgium & Netherlands

Jenman African Safaris has appointed Pierce Synnott as their marketing specialist dedicated exclusively to certain European markets. Pierce has relocated from South Africa to Ireland and will be personally looking after agents from France, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Belgium, and the UK. This charming Irishman is fluent in both French and English as well as artful puns and witty banter. He grew up in Europe and has lived in South Africa for many years. This cosmopolitan upbringing makes him an expert in African travel with an excellent understanding of European culture and needs. The perfect combination when it comes to assisting agents with selling our tours.

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14 November 2018

New Jenman Select Product That’s Sweet as Honey - The Grootbos Bee Experience

Jenman Select has created a new eco-friendly experience for travellers who are looking to be wowed by breathtaking natural beauty and get away from the hustle and bustle of busy urban life. This package is especially unique in that it allows guests to dabble in beekeeping, surrounded by fields of fynbos that flavour the honey they will be tasting at the amazing five-star eco-paradise, Grootbos Private Nature Reserve Garden Lodge. Guests can enjoy a range of nature activities, exquisite food that's locally grown, and absolute peace and stillness of the countryside on this 4-day trip that includes free transfer to and from Cape Town International Airport.

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14 September 2018

Our Personal Insights On Safari Properties And Activities

Jenman African Safaris’ team of safari specialists are regularly travelling to assess new venues and experiences or return to old favourites to ensure that everything is still up to our high standards.

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16 August 2018

Live Booking Functionality for Jenman African Safaris Fit & Guided Group Tour Bookings

Great news for agents; in addition to using Jenman Safaris’ agent portal www.jenman.travel to build their own itineraries & quotations, agents are now able to book accommodation live and directly via the portal.

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06 August 2018

Jenman Select Brochure Now Available Online

There has been a buzz about what is increasingly becoming known as the most exciting new product range from Jenman African Safaris.

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26 July 2018

Download: Summary Of Changes To Jenman African Safaris Guided Group Tours For 2019

Now that our 2019 brochure is ready we are excited to share with you what's new and what has been changed.

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17 July 2018

Itineraries That Inspire Bucket Lists – Jenman Select

Our Jenman Select itineraries are now online! This collection of private custom safaris in the most exclusive areas of Southern Africa and Madagascar are curated to provide an unforgettable holiday for the discerning traveller.

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14 June 2018

Jenman African Safaris 2019 Brochure Ready and Available Online

The Jenman African Safaris 2019 brochure has been released earlier than ever before to give clients ample time to prepare for the 2019 travel and sales season.

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31 May 2018

New Jenman Select Product: Best of Hwange

Jenman African Safaris has a new tour that is part of their exclusive new product range, Jenman Select. The Best of Hwange Safari is the perfect opportunity to discover the richness of Hwange National Park, one of Africa’s best-kept secrets.

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23 May 2018

Introducing Jenman African Safaris’ Exclusive New Product Range: Jenman Select

Jenman African Safaris are thrilled to announce the impending arrival of Jenman’s most exclusive product range yet – JENMAN SELECT. Designed to provide personalised itineraries with exceptional service and exclusive overnight experiences, this new tailor-made product category will offer privately guided custom tours in exclusive and remote areas of Africa.Travel ideas include itineraries of up to 10 days, charter flights or private transfers with driving distances no longer tha…

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02 May 2018

Jenman African Safaris Permanently Reduces Rate of Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter Safari

Great news! Jenman African Safaris has permanently extended the 10 % discount on the Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Safari, which means the reduced rate has now become the standard rate.

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03 April 2018

Jenman African Safaris Upskills and Develops Guides At Annual Training

We are proud to work with some of the best guides in the industry. In order to keep them (and us) at the top of the game, staff development is very important at Jenman African Safaris. Training has many benefits for staff.

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02 April 2018

Jenman African Safaris Upskills and Develops Guides At Annual Training

We are proud to work with some of the best guides in the industry. In order to keep them (and us) at the top of the game, staff development is very important at Jenman African Safaris. Training has many benefits for staff. They acquire new skills, increase their contribution to the business and build on their self-esteem. Regular training develops the skills of employees and ensures they are at the forefront of the industry as well as feeling valued and invested in. We arrange an annual guide t…

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31 January 2018

Jenman African Safaris Responsible Tourism Update

2017 was a successful year for Jenman African Safaris’ foundation, Grow Africa. It was a year of significant growth and the achievement of goals, such as receiving the full amount of donations needed for Project Penya. We are delighted with this successes and look forward to being able to impact further positive change in the areas we operate in.In order to keep our eyes set on the right goals and to be effective at all times, we decided to redefine our core identity i…

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30 October 2017

Jenman Cuts Down on Water Bottle Use in Madagascar

Jenman African Safaris has taken the steps to reduce water bottle usage on their tours through Madagascar as part of their responsible tourism policy. Unfortunately, bottled water is unavoidable in Madagascar as the local water is not safe to drink. Heat is another factor, with Madagascar’s hot climate and high temperatures it’s important for travellers to stay refreshed and hydrated throughout their journey, however this can result in an abundance of water bottle waste. Measures to cut down on this waste are absolutely necessary.

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22 September 2017

Live Fit Quoting Now Possible Online - Jenman African Safaris

Jenman African Safaris has a great new feature on their agent website, online FIT quoting. Now it’s possible for agents to create their own quotes or update already received quotes for their clients online through the site.

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16 August 2017

New Jenman Guided Group Tour in North Madagascar

Jenman African Safaris has introduced a fantastic new guided group tour that explores the wonders of north Madagascar. The Madagascar North Adventure showcases the best of the region, ensuring that guests easily experience all the highlights on that side of the island. It’s a great opportunity to discover Madagascar’s varied habitats on a journey that takes guests from the stunning waterfalls and lakes of Montagne d'Ambre National Park to the unique underground caves…

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18 July 2017

Jenman African Safaris Expands Namibian Lodge Portfolio

As the popularity of Namibia as a rich and diverse travel destination grows, Jenman African Safaris has decided to expand its portfolio into the fascinating country. They have re-introduced the Namibia Lodge Safari tour. Setting off from the capital city, Windhoek, travellers embark on a journey through the stunning desert of the Namib-Naukluft National Park with its striking red dunes to the charming coastal town of Swakopmund, which retains an interesting mix of German colonial influence an…

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06 July 2017

A Route Change and No Rate Changes for Popular Botswana Tours in 2018

Jenman African Safaris is changing the routing of the highly popular Botswana Wildlife Breakaway Tour for the 2018 season. The tour will continue to start and end in Victoria Falls, however, the first highlights are now the Caprivi Strip, Okavango Delta, and Moremi Game Reserve, before travelling onto the Nata region and then to the national parks of Chobe and Hwange. This will help reduce daily driving times and distances allowing clients to have more time each day completely at the…

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06 June 2017

Jenman African Safaris introduces a brand new luxury Zambezi package to its repertoire.

As an increasingly popular destination on Africa’s travel radar, Zambia is fast becoming a safari hotspot due to its unspoilt wilderness, abundant wildlife, thrilling Zambezi River activities and a growing collection of exceptional luxury lodges on offer. Mariska Yntema, Product Manager at Jenman African Safaris says “One can now explore the best of Zambia’s natural wonders and pristine conservation areas in absolute comfort and style with our brand-new 10-day Luangwa & Z…

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22 March 2017

Explore Madagascar or Botswana and Zimbabwe on a FAM trip

If you are attending Indaba in Durban from 16 to 18 May, why not extend your stay in Africa and experience the beauty of this continent with one of our exhilarating familiarisation trips. Jenman African Safaris has designed 2 wonderful itineraries guaranteed to let you explore Africa. Madagascar: This destination continues to be a top-seller and is the ideal choice for travellers looking for unique experiences. With Turkish Airlines & Ethiopian Airlines launching new weekly flights, Madag…

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01 March 2017

Round Up of Conservation Success Stories

While conservation is as much a buzzword as almond milk, the last few months has seen strong and positive success stories emerging in conservation for Africa. I’ve rounded up the top conservation stories around the world that will help protect Africa’s natural resources and wildlife in a big, positive way.  Read the 7 changes in legislation around the world that will impact Africa's conservation positively 

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26 January 2017

Jenman African Safaris is breaking the taboo of menstruation in Zimbabwe

Jenman African Safaris’ Grow Africa Foundation has partnered with Subz Pads to bring much needed attention to the taboo topic of menstruation in Zimbabwe by providing girls at Dingani Primary School in Hwange with washable sanitary pads and panties. One out of ten teenage girls throughout Africa’s most rural regions misses a considerable amount of school each year, as much as 25 % annually, due to the humiliation and stigma related to menstruation. As they do not have access to or…

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16 January 2017

Jenman African Safaris appoints new CEO

Jenman African Safaris has appointed Katja Quasdorf as Chief Executive Officer. “I’m excited for the leadership change for Jenman African Safaris as it will streamlinedecision-making, implementation and communication for the company,” says Garth Jenman, Managing Director and founder of Jenman African Safaris. Quasdorf joined the Jenman team 12 years ago as an intern and through her tireless passion for the company, travel and conservation, has played an integral part in…

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10 January 2017

Jenman African Safaris raises funds for Zimbabwean Wildlife Conservation

Tour operator Jenman African Safaris is donating $ 5 to the Conservation Wildlife Fund (CWF) for every person who travels on the Botswana Wildlife Breakaway tour. Jenman has now raised $ 1590 in the last months. The CWF works together with the wildlife authorities of Zimbabwe and tourism players to raise awareness, adequately resource local authorities, and promote the sustainable use and management of the wildlife. Jenman African Safaris’ eco philosophy is to give back to comm…

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05 December 2016

Jenman African Safaris launches new Botswana and Zimbabwe tour in 2017

Jenman African Safaris is launching a new wildlife tour to Botswana and Zimbabwe, with departures beginning in January 2017. The route for the ‘Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter’ was designed so that guests can explore the best sightseeing spots and activities in 15 days. One of the highlights is overnighting for two nights on the Umbozha Houseboat Cruise on the Sengwe River from Binga to Mlibizi. It includes mooring at small islands on the river, island walks and beach barb…

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29 November 2016

Jenman supports conservation in Zimbabwe with the CWF

Jenman African Safaris is supporting the Conservation & Wildlife Fund (CWF) by donating 5 USD for every person on a scheduled or guided group safari that stays at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange. The CWF in Zimbabwe collaborates for conservation through tourism, running projects in Hwange National Park with a long-term focus on sustainability of communities, wildlife and habitats. Africa’s wildlife is in crisis In the last 3 years, southern African countries have …

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06 July 2016

Jenman African Safaris amending rates for Tanzania tours

As the Tanzanian Government passed a bill in parliament that removes previous VAT exemptions for the tourism industry, African Jenman Safaris is now amending their prices for their Tanzania products.      We will advise of new rates for all of our scheduled tours by July 2016. Please note that rates for 2016 and 2017 will be amended.   The 18% VAT will affect the following services in Tanzania: game drives, tourist guiding, park fees, charter services, ground transport, wa…

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27 June 2016

Jenman takes a stand against exploitative animal interactions

Jenman African Safaris is phasing out all unsustainable animal interactions that are on offer on our tours and itineraries in Southern and East Africa from 1 January 2017. After signing a partnership with Blood Lions, Jenman is reviewing all products that are currently on offer that does not comply with sustainable tourism.   

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16 June 2016

Clients can now experience Kruger National Park and Mozambique with Jenman African Safaris

Clients are often presented with a paradox of choice in southern Africa - whether to travel inland for game viewing or experience serene beaches. Jenman African Safaris has put together an 8-day tour that combines the best of both worlds: viewing the Big Five at the famous Kruger National Park and enjoying resort relaxation on Mozambique’s coral coast. The tour starts in Johannesburg with three days at Lukimbi Safari Lodge in the Kruger National Park, and excellent game drives. Guests t…

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04 February 2016

Jenman African Safaris Introduces Grow Africa Initiative

It is with great enthusiasm that we at Jenman African Safaris would like to announce the Grow Africa initiative.  Grow Africa is an altruistically driven programme aimed at social, economic and environmental development. The Grow Africa initiative is a non-profit organisation aimed at the development of local communities in the Southern Africa. Grow Africa has also collaborated with Pack for a Purpose  to work on a series of projects aimed at building up local and international commu…

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24 November 2015

Food & Wine Pairing at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange in Zimbabwe

With repeated requests from our clients that are passionate about culinary delights, we have introduced one week dedicated to gourmet food and wine that will take place twice a year at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange.  Our first session will be from 13 to 18 March 2016 with Darryl Burger,a top chef and sommelier from Cape Town, who will be taking guests on a journey of different meals, pairing them with a range of successful wines. Guests will get to cook themselves and immerse themselves in…

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30 September 2015

Discover Jenman African Safari’s new Madagascar itinerary: Beach and Lemur Exquisite Package

We have launched an exciting new Madagascar package that allows guests the chance to get a real feel for the entire island of Madagascar, starting with three relaxing days in the north. Unwind on a sunny beach, feel the hot Madagascan sun on your skin, go scuba diving in turquoise waters and discover its exotic underwater ecosystem. Next up, explore the thick forest of Andasibe in the east of Madagascar, which is home to the famous Indri lemurs as well as many endemic fauna and flora species. …

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25 August 2015

Jenman African Safaris launches new group safari along the Garden Route in South Africa

We're delighted to announce that we have introduced a new along the Garden Route.  This 7-day tour starts in Port Elizabeth, guests venture along the prestigious Garden Route and end the trip in the cosmopolitan and vibrant city of Cape Town. This is a small group tour where single travellers, families, couples and friends are welcome. Guests will be accommodated in 3 – 4 star lodges including breakfast, making this a competitive and fantastic value-for-money product. Click here…

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13 July 2015

New South Africa Self-drive itinerary

What better way to travel than at your own pace, experiencing the things you really want to? Jenman Safaris’ new South Africa Self-Drive allows you to do just that. Clients choose what they want, when they want. We’ll provide a rental car, book accommodation and suggest the best highlights, but what clients do are completely up to them. The South Africa Self-Drive tour welcomes guests into the most beautiful parts of South Africa. Beginning in vibrant Johannesburg, clients have 14…

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23 June 2015

Jenman East African Safaris introducing new tailor-made Safari Planner

East Africa has grown in popularity over the years and there has never been a better time than now to travel to this side of the great continent. You can tailor your safari in Tanzania (including Zanzibar), Kenya, Ethiopia, Rwanda& Uganda with our Safari Planner in a matter of minutes. By using our Safari Planner, you can easily choose the routing, you define the accommodation rating, you say which season you want to travel and you have the ability to name the tour. The extensive planner a…

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26 May 2015

Elephant’s Eye, Hwange Video

Our Elephant’s Eye, Hwange video is now available. It features the highlights of our breath-taking private concession (6000 ac) bordering the Hwange National Park, the pearl of Zimbabwe. The video takes you on a virtual tour of the lodge with its beautiful luxury chalets, the different facilities such as the spa, the communal boma area, the unique natural ozone swimming pool, the waterhole and the wide range of activities you can partake in during your stay. Let the video help you imagin…

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08 April 2015

Discover our new amazing itinerary: Best of East Africa

Jenman East African Safaris is one of the first safari companies to introduce a new itinerary combining 4 different countries of East Africa. Any wildlife lover must experience this culturally rich trip through Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda, and be one with the African wildlife. Travellers will get the chance to see most of East Africa well known highlights such as the Amboseli National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park, Lake Mburo National Park among others. This journey a…

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23 February 2015

Botswana Lodge Safari with exciting new Meerkat activity

Jenman Safaris is trying something new – we are adjusting one of our most popular Botswana safaris to give our clients the best experience no matter what season they are travelling in. Between June and November Jenman Safaris’ clients will now visit Ntwetwe Pan, famous for its extraordinary lunar landscape and, of course, its wonderful meerkat population. From June – November animal sightings in Nxai Pan are minimal which leads to a disappointing game drive. From December &nd…

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26 January 2015

Walking on the wild side at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange

African Luxury Hideaways will begin walking safaris on our Elephant’s Eye, Hwange concession. These walking safaris will be longer than the currently offered guided walks and will be included in your clients’ stay as of the 1st April 2015. Our Elephant’s Eye, Hwange concession is filled with great wildlife. Often guests encounter elephant, lion, zebra, giraffe and our new resident leopard. These walking safaris will not only bring our guests closer to some of the game, but ou…

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20 January 2015

Reminder - Madagascar Webinar in January and February 2015

Jenman Madagascar Safaris has scheduled a webinar on Madagascar in January and February 2015. The webinar will be consist of 3 sessions and will mainly focus on 4 different regions of Madagascar: The first session will be held on 21. January 2015 at 13H00(GMT+2) and will focus on the northern parts of Madagascar such as Nosy Be, Tsarabanjina, Sakatia, Montagne d’Ambre and Ankarana. Click here to register now The second session will be held on 28. January 2015…

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16 December 2014

Madagascar Webinar in January and February 2015

Jenman Madagascar Safaris has scheduled a webinar on Madagascar in January and February 2015. The webinar will be consist of 3 sessions and will mainly focus on 4 different regions of Madagascar: The first session will be held on 21. January 2015 at 13H00(GMT+2) and will focus on the northern parts of Madagascar such as Nosy Be, Tsarabanjina, Sakatia, Montagne d’Ambre and Ankarana. The second session will be held on 28. January 2015 at 13H00 (GMT+2) and will focus on the Central Highland…

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04 November 2014

Our Beach and Wildlife Voyager is now back by popular demand

Our Adventure Safaris tour “Beach and Wildlife Voyager” is now available for 2015. This 15-day tour combines Zimbabwe, Mozambique and South Africa providing guests with a special blend of beach and bush. For those seeking a vacation jam packed with experiences, memories and a chance to unwind, then this tour should be your next. Some of the highlights include: ·         Guided tour of the Victoria Falls ·    …

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02 September 2014

Tanzania Wildlife Cultural Explorer

Discovering the true and fascinating culture Tanzania’s and exploring the country’s wide range of wildlife with Jenman East African Safaris. Jenman East African Safaris is running an extraordinary safari that lets you experience Tanzania at its best with its spectacular wildlife and rich cultural heritage. Our Tanzania Cultural and Wildlife Safari Explorer is aptly named as it combines the perfect mix of Tanzanian culture and East Africa’s wildlife. Spend your days getting to…

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10 July 2014

Luxurious & unique Madagascar Barefoot Luxury Kayak Adventure – with Jenman African Safaris

Jenman African Safaris in conjunction with Madagascar Classic Collection offer a unique and once-in-a-lifetime barefoot luxury kayak journey through the south-east of Madagascar. The focus of this journey is to explore the untouched waterways between Fort Dauphin and Manafiafy. Travellers will kayak among lush mangroves, through crystal clear rivers and over open lakes. A typical day consists of a mix of kayaking, hiking, relaxing and some guided night-walks to see nocturnal animals. Fully ser…

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09 June 2014

Elephant’s Eye, Hwange has recently launched a Spa at the 4-star Barefoot Luxury Eco-Lodge

There’s nothing quite like a massage surrounded by African tranquillity. Elephant’s Eye, Hwange is the only lodge in this area that is operating a Spa. The Spa’s name “Jwapi”, meaning ground hornbill, was chosen in remembrance of the original lodge’s name. Jwapi offers a variety of treatments such as Swedish massages, Deep Tissue massages, Back, Neck and Shoulder massages and a Relaxing Full Body massage. For more information or to make reservation, please c…

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03 June 2014

Jenman African Safaris launches new tour combining Zimbabwe and Zambia

Following an increased demand for tailor-made and private guided tours through Zambia, Jenman Safaris has released a brand-new 15-day lodge safari named‘Zambezi Valley & Beyond’. This small-group safarideparts from Victoria Falls andends in Harare From Victoria Falls, clients travel first to Hwange National Park, then explore the Zambezi River in Livingstone before continuing on to southern & northern Kafue National Park for more game viewing activities. The next stop is th…

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05 September 2013

The New Logo for Jenman African Safaris

For the best part of a decade, Jenman African Safaris had the same tried-and-true company logo, the brown rectangle with the orange strip, seen along the borders of all of our correspondence, emails, print ads, and in the signage on all of our vehicles.  Long established as one of the premier safari companies of Southern Africa, our company has grown to include offices in East Africa as well as Madagascar. Our staff numbers have more than tripled, along with our fleet of vehicles and the…

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20 April 2012

Jenman Safaris “strips” to support the rhinos!

  We're not yet 5 months into 2012 and already 160 rhino carcasses have been discovered in South Africa - more than 2 rhino per day. Appalling news - these tragic numbers put us on track to see some of the greatest losses of the animals in South African history, surpassing last year’s record number, a barbaric 443 poached rhinos. It has been reported that at the present rate, South Africa’s rhino will enter population decline by mid 2012 and according to a recent estimate,…

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02 June 2011

JENMAN IN EAST AFRICA

Exciting news: Mid-range East African safaris... a first for Jenman Safaris and East Africa! Garth Jenman (Managing Director) and Johan Pfahl (Reservations Manager) are currently travelling in Tanzania were they are having a fantastic time... they keep us up-to-date daily by sending us images, updates and blogs - how their trip is going, how much fun they are having (yes, we were all green with envy) and the progress of the implementation of Jenman's new East African mid-range safaris ven…

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