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Adventure SafariVisit Adventure Safari page
It’s natural that visitors to this amazing continent will want to see as much of it as possible before they have to head back home. Thankfully, when you plan your African adventure with Bench Africa, you’ll be able to choose from a vast array of itinerary....
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Beach RetreatVisit Beach Retreat page
While Africa is renowned for being a safari Mecca with its incredible national parks and unique wildlife, going on game drives isn’t the only attraction of this incredible continent. Africa’s coastline and the surrounding islands boast some beautiful beaches, where....
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City StayVisit City Stay page
The cities of east and southern Africa provide a wealth of experiences for travellers with each having some unique aspects and all having a choice of attractions for visitors.....
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Culture & History
Culture & HistoryVisit Culture & History page
As a holiday destination, Africa has much more to offer the traveller than just spectacular scenery. Characterised by breathtaking wildlife encounters and vibrant cities with their own unique atmosphere, your trip is bound to be a once in a lifetime experience.....
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Escorted TourVisit Escorted Tour page
While many of us might share the dream of journeying to Africa to discover some of the world’s most spectacular nature and wildlife, we don’t all like to travel the same way. Here at Bench Africa, we know that each traveller has their own aspirations and priorities....
Family SafarisVisit Family Safaris page
In our fast-paced, modern world, it is important to take time out to spend together as a family. Going on holiday together is one of the most special family experiences, as you share in the thrill and enjoyment of discovering a new place.....
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Group TourVisit Group Tour page
If you’d like to explore destinations with your family or a group of friends, Africa won’t disappoint. There are a number of wonderful locations in Africa perfect for group travel.....
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HoneymoonsVisit Honeymoons page
If you’ve been trying to find the ultimate destination to spend your African honeymoon, let Bench Africa whisk you away on one of our romantic African honeymoon holidays. Spend your first adventure as newlyweds sharing the excitement of exploring this incredible....
Horse Riding Safari
Horse Riding SafariVisit Horse Riding Safari page
Horse riding can be one of the most exhilarating ways to enjoy the bush and see game in its natural environment. Canter alongside the animals, up close and personal. Discover more remote areas where no vehicles venture, and enjoy the tranquillity of the surroundings. We can....
Rail JourneyVisit Rail Journey page
Southern Africa is blessed by the legacy of comprehensive rail tracks left by former colonists, with a large network covering South Africa but also stretching into neighbouring countries and as far north as Tanzania and Kenya in East Africa. Highlights include the Rovos Rail,....
SafariVisit Safari page
Many people dream of going on an African safari, but few actually jump on a plane, fly over and do it. Indeed, to experience the heart of wild Africa seems like a far-off impossibility for most of us, but the truth is, embarking on a trip to one of the most astoundingly....
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Self DriveVisit Self Drive page
Bench Africa offers self-drive holidays in both South Africa and Namibia. Hiring a car in either South Africa or Namibia is much easier than you would expect. With a....
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Staff RecommendedVisit Staff Recommended page
Every member of the Bench family has a real passion for Africa and has travelled extensively throughout the continent, with many having also lived and worked there. Our advice comes from first-hand experience and we work hard....
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Walking SafariVisit Walking Safari page
When you decide to embark on a safari in Africa, you may not realise just how many types of these exciting adventure tours there are to choose from. Perhaps you’ll decide on a traditional safari, which involves jumping onboard a rugged 4×4 and heading deep into the....
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