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Everything you need to know and more to build your ultimate safari. From step-by-step instructions to additional safari information and more…

Step-by-Step Booking Guide

  • Explore Our Safari Offerings

    Bushtrails offers a wide range of African Safaris , both guided and self-guided, from which to choose or get inspiration. Explore our safaris to see the various options available for everything from accommodation types to destinations and activities and more.

  • Choose, Build or Customise your Safari

    Next, it's time to decided what will work best for you. You could either choose one of our pre-planned safaris as is or customise it to meet your requirements, alternately you can build your own Tailor-Made Safari to match your particular requirements.

  • Request a Quote or Consultation

    If your opting for a pre-planned or customised pre-planned safari, hit the orange "Request a Quote" button on your desired safari page or click here to start your booking process and one of our safari tour agents will contact you to finalise your booking and discuss your requirements.

    If you have decided to build your safari from scratch, complete our Tailor-Made Safari consultation form and one of our safari tour agents will contact you to finalise your booking and discuss your unique requirements.

  • Finalise Itineraries & Pay Deposit

    Your safari tour agent will discuss and finalise your safari itineraries with you and provide you with a quote. Upon acceptance of the quote, you will be required to pay a deposit upfront to secure your booking. For more information, please see our Booking Policy.

  • Finalise Documentation & Payment

    Before you go on your trip, your group will need to complete the following documents and pay the balance of the safari booking.

    Documents to be completed
    - Indemnity Form
    - Pre-Trip Questionaire

  • Go on Your Safari

    All that's left is to ensure that you have your visas, passport and flights ready to go on your safari, we look forward to meeting you and being a part of your African adventure.

Value-Added Services & Optional Extras

At Bushtrails we take care of you from beginning to end – from booking your air travel, helping you pack, making payments easy and hassle free and ensuring that you have all the information you need to leave and return – without having to spend a moment wondering what has and has not been taken care of!!

Airport Transport

As part of our commitment to you, we offer arrival and departure transport from the airport as part of your safari package.

Travel Agent

We can arrange for one of our trusted travel agents to connect with you to take care of all your travel needs. Should you wish to use this service, please complete and submit your Travel Information.


Should you require arrival and departure day accommodation we will gladly arrange this on your behalf. Please talk to your safari tour agent about your options.