South Africa Safari
South Africa is a country known for its natural beauty, diversity, cultures, and then complexity of heritage. We indeed allow you to depart South Africa with an extensive understanding of our history, culture, wildlife and having experience the natural beauty and wildlife diversity of South Africa.
Ekala’s South Africa safaris are private only – your group only safari – even if solo – items included as per your personal requirements and time available.
The safari-goer is on safari to experience wildlife in its natural environment.
On Ekala’s private South Africa safaris this is indeed the focus.
South African Safaris
Ekala’s South Africa safaris are private only – your group only – indeed even if you are traveling solo – safari as per your personal requirements and structured around your time available.
South Africa is a country known for its natural beauty and diversity of our national game parks.
We cater to the international and corporate tourists – additionally the solo traveler – being committed to delivering high quality personalised service.
Let Ekala Eco Tours provide the gateway to your discovery of South Africa and its nature and wildlife diversity.
Come with Ekala and experience the natural splendour of South Africa, its breathtaking beauty and unforgettable hospitality of the Ekala team – 5th generation South African.
Safari packages available – Pilanesberg day tours or indeed best – 2 to 5 day day safaris – Kruger and Pilanesberg safaris.
Wildlife photography enthusiasts then wish to spend more time at a sighting to get the perfect pictures. Accordingly as our safaris are private, you can take all the time needed to get that photo.
Ekala will position the vehicle in good proximity to the wildlife but acknowledging the animal’s personal space and indeed conservation issues. It may mean the guide becomes unsighted, but the focus is on the client getting the best photos.
Ekala Eco Tours offer a broad spectrum of options and can deliver according to personal and individual needs. Safari’s designed to offer choice and flexibility to accordingly suit your personal preferences and available time.
To be able to structure a safari around your requirements and time available – we need to be supplied with clear timing and collection and drop off details – flights or hotel name.
Once Ekala have these it will thus be possible to quote/advise and structure a South Africa safari around your requirements/timing.
For full safari packages – indeed best for Ekala to have arrival and departure flights – or proposed details – we then create a fully guided private package from arrival to departure.
All the ingredients for an amazing and informative South African Wildlife Safari.
We are committed to deliver personalised service and quality safaris, ensuring Ekala’s guests leave with only the best of memories.
Ekala has developed an excellent reputation in looking after first time and solo visitors.
If you have never traveled to South Africa before, or a solo traveler, we can look after you from arrival to departure.
Ekala Eco Tours conducts tours and safaris to destinations where the flora, fauna and cultural and historical heritage are the primary attractions.
Ekala believes that the benefits of Eco driven tours and safaris are extensive and that such safaris will attract guests who have a common interest in nature, wildlife and culture.
South African National Game Parks – Safari
Unique ecosystem supporting a rich diversity of plant and animal life. Pilanesberg is consequently one of the best safari destinations in South Africa with over 200 kilometers (124 miles) of good-quality roads and with over 7,000 animal’s.
Indeed the highest density of wildlife in South Africa.
Fourth largest park in Southern Africa. Geologically intriguing and is further, malaria free.
Ekala’s safaris are private only – private your group only for a one or five night safari – structured to get the most of your time – not only structured around short mixed group drives.
Ekala’s Kruger safaris are within the actual Kruger – private only. This structured to cover vast areas of the Kruger game park – thus moving daily from area to area.
This way a large part of the Kruger is covered, and a level of biodiversity that would consequently not be encountered being based in only one part of the Kruger or in any of the private game parks.
Ekala is not limited in movement within the Kruger as most other operators that are based at one point with repetitive game drives daily.
Ekala’s ability to move across the Kruger covering large areas of the Kruger and its diversity indeed avoids such repetitive game drives/safaris.
We are additionally based within the Kruger for the full duration of the safari. Not traveling in and out of the Kruger as a day visitor – thus ruining the experience of being on safari.
Ekala thus supplying a very different and a far superior safari.
Kruger then best minimum of 3 nights – although can be done in 2 nights.
Follows the world renowned Mpumalanga Panorama route and includes breathtaking views with stops at Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Pilgrims rest, God’s Window and the world’s third largest canyon – Blyde River Canyon.
Ekala highly recommends to spend the first or last night of a safari package actually within the canyon. This gives a full day to cover (Panorama route) what is one of the most scenic parts on South Africa.
A walking safari certainly one of the best options to add to any safari and is available in the Pilansberg and Kruger game parks.
An early morning safari walk with a highly experienced walking safari guide.
As is not suitable to all – Ekala will structure to include these walking safaris as may be required/suitable.
Horseback safaris and quad safaris can be arranged.
Just not suitable for the majority of tourists.
South African Safari in our national game parks:
Guests are enthralled by Ekala’s passion, knowledge and enthusiasm to explore the beauty and wildlife of our National game reserves/parks.
Best ability to contact Ekala for a South African safari:
Then will respond within 24 hours. Actually in most cases less. However depend on time differences.
Additionally Cell phones do create some problems. Due to time difference or because we may all be on tour and thus unable to answer your call at that time. Thus email works perfectly.
Furthermore difficult to deal with tour specifics on a cell phone.
Private – professional – safaris.
Commercial Game Parks – Captive wildlife industry
Most tourists who visit a captive wildlife facility, are unaware of the negative impact of these Commercially run “parks”
Due to conservation issues that Ekala Eco Tours finds unacceptable – we do not support these types of commercially structured “Game Parks”.
Private, professional and reliable tailor made Safaris
Appreciation of South Africa’s wildlife diversity.
Responsible and ethical tourism/consumerism.
Enjoying and respecting South Africa’s national assets – nature, wildlife diversity, environment and the people.
A Safari to remember for the right reason.
Then a South African safari experience to remember for the right reason.
Ekala’s safaris can then be adapted to the client’s individual needs.
Accordingly we accommodate specific and personal requirements.
Superior photographic opportunities, paired additionally with highly experienced professional guides.
Thus providing a unique South African safari experience.
South African tailor made eco-tourism and safari experiences that cater for solo travellers, couples, families and group tours.
Ekala Family & Guides
Ekala family & safari guides
We pride ourselves on our extensive knowledge of South Africa’s natural diversity and wildlife.
Thus we focus were our experience and expertise lies – in South Africa only.
Highly Experienced Guides
Accordingly with our vast experience and expertise, we will bring the safari to life.
Additionally sharing our love and knowledge of South Africa’s wildlife and national game parks.
Ensuring as a result, you leave full of the best memories.
Thus Ekala will endeavor to personalise your tour safari package according to individual requirements/interests as well as available time .
Furthermore Ekala personally conducts and organises all our safaris.
As highly experience and professional guides.
Consequently you get an enhanced understanding of South Africa’s wildlife, history and diverse cultures.
Thus the best South African Experience
Ekala's safari vehicles
Vehicles provide advantageous views of scenery and additionally are all air-conditioned.
Private ‘small group’ safaris are enjoyed in all-weather 4x4 vehicles.
Furthermore our vehicles provide a more intimate and exclusive safari experience.
Ekala’s vehicles are thus easily maneuvered for outstanding photography opportunities.
Moreover individual interests can be met within small private tour groups.
Accordingly our vehicles are comfortable, practical and suitable for South Africa’s variation in weather and seasons.
Ekala’s safaris are non-invasive with no wildlife interactions
Focusing on South Africa national game parks – naturally wild.
As Kruger and Pilanesberg National Game Parks
We do not support private – commercially based “parks”