A guide for the overseas self drive, self sufficient, vehicle dependent visitor in Africa

"When you do common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world."

                         George Washington Carver

Guided Self Drive Safari Operators



Maun Self Drive 4x4     Maun


Mafuta 4x4 Botswana Adventures           




Waypoint Tours




Dabuka Expeditions




African Conservation Fund            Kenya  




Africa Self Drive Safaris   




Zim4x4     Harare Kariba Zimbabwe


Most of these S.A & Namibia companies offer tours through several countries:


Oct. 2008 - in South Africa. Anyone who guides offroad, including Quads and Motorcycles must be represented by the 4WDGA. 


GreenBush Pig Safaris   SA Namibia Botswana & Vic Falls


Explorer Safaris  


Uri Adventures   Namibia and Angola


Angola Adventure Safaris   Namibia and Angola


Gamsberg Safaris      Angola and Namibia 


West Coast 4x4    Namibia


Namvic Tours and Safaris  Namibia and Liuwa Plains, Zm.     


African Bushcraft and Survival Adventures   


Mufasa Safaris   George


Masazane Expeditions      


Eco 4x4 Africa                     


Navigators Four-Wheel Drive Adventures   

    Navigators also has a 'Booked Seat' program:


Explore Africa Adventures   


Executive Breakaway Tours and Safaris  Johannesburg


Bushlore    Johannesburg


The 4x4 Co Stellenbosch


Kalahari Tours & Travel    Upington


Ngonyama Safari Club   

Vat4        Alkmaar, close to Nelspruit

Hi Adventure Eco-Tours          Kempton Park

Kunmandi Getaways       

Safari Centre   


Stoney Ridge Off-Road Academy




Allegraine Expeditions  

Follow Me Through Africa   

Graham John Safaris  

Imfuduko African Safaris  Randjesfontein, SA

African Chapter Guides      

Offroad Caravan Safaris        

Going Places 4x4      

25 Degreez        


Imagine Africa  


Sasendle Adventure Tours Cape, Namibia, Botswana


Blue Planet ATV Academy 


Mega World 4x4 Adventures   


Bhejane 4x4 Adventures   


Manfunyane Adventures 

        4WDGSA (4-Wheel-Drive Guides Association of South Africa)


        Forum for Guides-


Professional 4x4 Trails & Overland Tourist Guide Course


Form DA65 Registration of Goods for Re-Importation  Although this form is directed to South Africansit might be a handy document to record your equipment that you may be required to declare at border crossings. Effective 3/2008 See Additional forms that maybe handy for more information.

While South African law does not normally require International driver’s licenses for stays of less than six months, insurance companies for both long-term residents and rental car customers often require proof of a South African or international drivers’ license in order to honor an insurance claim, even when such proof was not requested at the time the policy was secured.             

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African Chapter -Professional Wildlife Safari Guides                            

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