About us

African Overland Tours

We are quite simply passionate about travelling and sharing our experiences with others. 

We keep it real and provide honest advice to help you plan your holiday. 

We simply want to help you experience something amazing on your travels and any small part we can play in helping you is an honour for us.

We are here to profile you and provide first-hand unbiased, personalised and knowledgeable service. 

We were all born and raised in South Africa and work closely with our trusted network of operators. 

Escape 4 Africa Travel was started by Andrew Walton in 2007 and we have an amazing team of travel writers and travel consultants and web development teams all helping you find the perfect experience.

Escape 4 Africa Travel owns and manages 3 travel websites aimed at and catering for different markets of travel. We are registered SATIB and bonded with SATSA (South African Tourism Services Association) who are underwritten by Lloyds of London.

All of this allows for peace of mind when dealing with us.

Why book with us?

  • The entire team has travelled and or guided extensively
  • Being based in Cape Town we are on the pulse of developments in Africa
  • We have a 24 hr emergency number should there be any issues while on holiday
  • We pride ourselves on having great rates
  • Bonded Insurance (SATSA Bonded,  SATIB Insured)
  • Passionate and Honest Advice
  • We don’t push a particular tour or hotel, we find you the BEST one for YOUR needs

We look forward to helping you plan an amazing experience!