THIS IS MORE THAN JUST AFRICA – THIS IS MICATO’S AFRICA
WHY MICATO’S AFRICA
- Extraordinary and epic wildlife encounters
- Micato’s unique access to people, places, and experiences
- Serenity – untangle yourself from modern life
Africa, one of the only remaining places where you can observe nature in its truest form, is a blend of excitement and elegance; a place of delightful surprises and uncommon luxury – so come and discover it for yourself.
There is nowhere else on Earth where nature puts on a greater show – and not only do we provide you with front row tickets, but we also invite you to become part of the untold story and come eye-to-eye with the greatest wild animals that walk our planet. It’s not all about the animals though – people come to Africa to see its wildlife, but they leave in love with the people.
Every Micato Safari is accompanied from beginning to end by an intensively-trained Safari Director, who represents the best African spirit. We are extremely proud of our commitment to make a difference to the people and places we visit with our One for One Commitment promise – for every safari sold, we send a child to school.
We have more than 50 years of experience in the safari world so it’s safe to say you are in the hands of the experts. Being an African-born, family-run business, our focus is being as personal as possible, and we invite you to become part of our ever-growing family. Having such an extended network throughout Africa allows us to offer our 24-hour concierge service to each guest. This irons out any potential problems before they arise – be it a cancelled flight, a lost bag, forgotten medication – you name it!
Peace of mind is an essential ingredient of all our adventures and making sure this happens on your safari is our mission. Be prepared to fall in love… it will be the greatest holiday romance you’ll ever have.
It’s safe to say that every day on safari brings something different, new experiences and new sightings. To explain a typical day is therefore quite complex. But to give you a general idea – you wake around 6am to fresh hot coffee and biscuits. We tend to leave...
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Planning the perfect safari can seem daunting as there is so much choice. To make it a little easier for you we have carefully curated 10 small group Classic Safaris in East and South Africa. Choose an itinerary based primarily on wildlife or infuse it with breath-taking landscapes, cultural experiences, and Micato’s handpicked top accommodations.
And, if you’re after something a little more private and flexible then our bespoke team can build a tailor-made safari to exactly match your requirements. Micato Safaris can cater an adventure for everyone.
THE MICATO GRAND SAFARI
Our grandest and most glamorous safari. We have carefully selected each camp to make sure we bring you into close contact with some of Africa’s richest game lands and most striking landscapes.
THE STANLEY WING SAFARI
Our most comprehensive and popular safari. Long stays in some of East Africa’s most treasured and exhilarating game parks. The perfect itinerary for a first timer to Africa, or a seasoned African traveller.
Our most authentic safari – and our tribute to the old fashioned, cosy safaris of Hemingway’s time. Expect to stay in traditional tented camps and visit three spectacular ecosystems within East Africa.
THE HEART OF TANZANIA AND KENYA
It is all in the name. This itinerary couldn’t be more perfect for first timers to Africa as it incorporates all the highlights of both Kenya’s and Tanzania’s most famous parks – maximising wildlife viewing.
An African snapshot through four different countries; you will experience the excitement of South Africa, Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania. (The first 5 days in Southern Africa are optional.)
THE TRAVEL+LEISURE WORLD’S BEST SAFARI
Having been voted #1 World’s Best Safari Outfitter by Travel+Leisure a record nine times, we have created an all-star safari that includes some of South Africa’s most luxurious hotels and a visit to see Victoria Falls.
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Visit South Africa and Botswana’s most sought-after game reserves whilst staying in some of the most luxurious accommodations they have to offer – a delicate blend of nature and luxury.
Discover Botswana’s expansive wilderness on this carefully curated adventure, visiting highlights such as the Okavango Delta, Moremi Wildlife Reserve and the Victoria Falls.
WILDERNESS AND WINELANDS
An epic blend of wine and wildlife. Discover the best of South Africa’s wildlife and winelands on this specially curated itinerary with stays in some of South Africa’s top accommodations.
BESPOKE AFRICAN SAFARIS
If you’re after something a little more private and flexible then we can build a tailor-made safari to match your requirements – our Africa specialists are ready to create a fully custom experience for you.
ONE NIGHT IN A STAR BED
Have you ever imagined sleeping under the famous African stars, completely alone out in the wilderness? Find out more about our safari expert, Zillah’s experience in Laikipia in Northern Kenya.
ONE FOR ONE COMMITMENT
At Micato we have always strived not only to be the best safari operator in the world, but to make a difference to the people and places we visit. Discover more about our One for One Commitment.