New ATTA® members this month – October 2021
Memorable Journeys - African Based Travel Specialist – Zambia
Memorable Journeys is a Tour Operator and Destination Management Company based in Lusaka, Zambia. We are a professional company with extensive local knowledge, expertise and resources specializing in the design and implementation of itineraries, events, activities, tours, transportation and program logistics.
Memorable Journeys is run by local staff with vast experience of over 25 years of travel and Hospitality Industry in Southern Africa.
Safari Portal - Professional Partners - United States
This is where design meets efficiency. Safari Portal is a tailor made itinerary builder & dynamic content management system that empowers and connects all sides of the safari industry.
African Sensations - African Based Travel Specialist - South Africa
African Sensations is a highly personalised, full service responsible incoming operator, offering bespoke and upmarket travel destinations and products in Southern Africa, including guiding services to small groups and FITs from overseas markets including primarily the Nordic, UK, Italy and other EU countries as well as Switzerland.
We are passionate about our environment and the welfare of the wildlife and communities we visit. Therefore we only work with other responsible partners who share our values. All our partners put the interests of wildlife first, and do not offer activities like animal performances or close encounters with captive animals. We have carefully picked safari lodges, sanctuaries and wildlife organisations that are non-invasive to wildlife, and believe this results in more amazing holidays for our visitors
SKYIN - North American Based Travel Specialist - United States
SKYIN offers immersive cultural and wildlife excursions into Kenya connecting our travelers directly with local communities, tribal villages, and majestic wildlife in an authentic and sustainable way. Having grown up living amongst local tribes and communities, our founder, Skyler Mason, wanted to share his childhood experiences with other travelers by exploring Kenya off the beaten path of a typical tourist and more as a local with the exclusive guidance of our highly vetted, local host families.
His mission is to continue to create sustainable, well-paying jobs and opportunities to support the local communities and rural villages by connecting our guests directly to the roots of Kenya, offering unique and life-changing experiences you can't find anywhere else.
Wayo Africa (Re-joined) - African Based Travel Specialist – Tanzania
Wayo Africa is a leader in Tanzanian safaris. Specialized in authentic private safaris in beautiful remote locations in Tanzania. We offer a wide range of safari options, so you can tailor your safari to be exactly what you want and nothing you don't! At the heart of everything we do is our desire to protect the parks, training our fantastic guides and providing unique, once-in-a-lifetime experiences for guests. The three elements work symbiotically together.
All our Green Camps are set in the heart of the bush at stunning locations, providing you an unique chance to connect with the African wilderness without equal. We also operate walking safaris in remote areas of the Serengeti and can do anything from daily walks from our camps to multi-day trans-Serengeti treks.
We are the first outfitter of adventure activities in the Tanzanian National Parks. Nothing about Wayo Africa is standard…we are and have always been setting the tone with the ‘new ’. We offer a wide range of amazing safari activities in and around Manyara, Tarangire and Arusha National Park.
Mopane Bush Lodge - Accommodation Suppliers - South Africa
Mopane Bush Lodge and Mapesu Wilderness Camp are set away from the mainstream tourist areas, and adjacent to the world renoun Mapungubwe National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site in the northern most region of Limpopo, South Africa. It is the perfect place to have an up-close and personal experience of the plentiful wonders of nature in the bush. The Lodges are within the Mapesu Private Game Reserve, a 7200-hectare property surrounded by unique sandstone formations, mopane bushveld and a myriad of wildlife. The reserve focuses on biodiversity, conservation and the protection and reintroduction of species including efforts specifically on endangered animals.
Lilayi Lodge - Accommodation Suppliers – Zambia
Lilayi Lodge is an oasis of tranquility and picturesque scenery, located just outside of Lusaka.
Established in 1989, the game farm consists of a 650 hectare plot of land situated within the Miller Farm. Having initially been used as a cattle farm, Springvale Farm was bought in 1975 by Peter Miller. It was renamed ‘Lilayi Game Farm’ and numerous varieties of wildlife introduced.
The lodge is situated only 30mins from the centre of Lusaka, with elegant luxury chalets and fine dining. 12 chalets are designed with a modern elegance and each provide a verandah view of the game that pass throughout the day. Relax and enjoy the wildebeest, giraffe, zebra and more than 20 species of antelope.
The restaurant offers an African fusion cuisine that, coupled with our extensive wine collection, will delight any palate.
Take an early morning guided nature walk, relax on a sunset game drive or enjoy the elephant orphanage project at feeding time. Whatever your preference Lilayi makes a great venue for events, executive meetings or as an unforgettable holiday destination.
Boundless Southern Africa (Re-joined) - Tourism Organisation - South Africa
Boundless Southern Africa is a tourism marketing initiative promoting the 18 Transfrontier Conservation Areas (TFCAs) that occur in the 15 countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) as preferred tourism destinations. TFCAs are established by governments of Southern Africa to ensure that wildlife can move freely across borders. They are home to a set of impressive natural and cultural attractions such as the Kruger and Chobe National Parks, the Fish River Canyon, the Okavango Delta, Victoria Falls and the Maloti-Drakensberg Mountain Range.
Boundless Southern Africa encourages regional tour operators to offer cross-border tourism products and itineraries that link these expansive attractions with other unique and remote transboundary destinations. Our focus is on connecting international tour operators and Southern African tourism service providers. Boundless Southern Africa also promotes unique cross-border events attracting the more adventurous travelers to these diverse tourism destinations.
EEC Software - Professional Partners - United Kingdom
EEC Software are providers of the Darwin Cloud Based Tour Operator Platform. Covering all functionality for product management, client/CRM, quotation, reservation, documentation, workflow management and accounting, the system, accessible anywhere and any time is used by over 30 Tour Operators, Travel Agents and DMC's. With a revised user interface for 2021, the system takes its established pedigree and brings high levels of operational efficiency to organisations to streamline processes and to put in place a highly scalable, future proof back office system.
Tourist Experience: The company hosts Culinary Storytelling, a unique interactive African food experience at distinctive culinary destinations. The activity encompasses traditional food, drink and wine experience; a narrative recipe book and personal encounter with former restaurant owner and cook book author Eunice Rakhale-Molefe. This experience is targeted at International tourists mainly The Free Independent Travelers (Fits). Travelers who plan their own trips and prefer to travel in small groups, the Western and Northern Europe countries. On behalf of South African Tourism in 2019 the company hosted a successful media tours for guests from Japan, Finland and Germany, followed by another one in 2021.