From listening to our clients’ feedback, we know that wildlife & safari tours are among our most popular travel experiences with families.

With that in mind, our experts have designed a specialist portfolio of amazing family-focused wildlife & safari holidays. There’s spectacular diving and rainforest treks in Borneo, not to mention hanging out with orangutans. Australia has some of the weirdest wildlife on Earth and our luxury Outback camping tours have proved to be popular with families.

And there are the game parks and wild savannahs of Africa, where you can trail the “Big 5” on our family-friendly safaris in South Africa, Kenya and Botswana.

Contact our specialist Travel Designers for more on tailor-made wildlife holiday for all the family.

Properties for Family Wildlife & Safaris

Wilderness Safaris

Founded in 1983, Wilderness Safaris is one of the most acclaimed operators in Africa. They boast a total of 50 luxury camps across eight African countries, all in prime wildlife viewing spot…

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Kanga Camp

Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

This luxury safari camp is built around Kanga Pan, a permanent water hole attracting an abundance of game during the dry season. Kanga Camp has a rustic feel and relaxed ambience. It is loca…

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Chena Huts

Sri Lanka, Sri Lankan Safaris

Don’t be fooled by the name, Chena Huts, located in the deep south of Sri Lanka, is far more luxurious abode than standard hut. The resort takes its name from the small jungle clearings wh…

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Chikoko Trails

Luangwa Valley, Zambia

Set on the banks of the Luangwa River in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, Chikoko Trails camp is considered the best walking camp in the park. It is split into two private c…

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Melton Manor

Garden Route, South Africa

Melton Manor is a luxury four-bedroom safari villa located at Kwandwe, a Malaria-free Big Five game reserve in South Africa’s Eastern Cape. This elegant frontier farmhouse combines distinc…

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Azura Selous

Selous, Tanzania

This luxury tented safari camp overlooks the Ruaha River in the Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania. Azura Selous is a stylish and sophisticated camp with a laidback atmosphere. The game viewing…

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Mfuwe Lodge

Luangwa Valley, Zambia

This award-winning luxury safari lodge occupies an idyllic spot overlooking Mfuwe Lagoon in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park, in an area renowned for its abundance of game. Refurbished…

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Majete Wildlife Reserve, Malawi

Mkulumadzi lies on the banks of the Shire River overlooking tumbling rapids in a 7,000-hectare private concession in the Majete Wildlife Reserve. The reserve offers exceptional game viewing …

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Dulini Lodge

Greater Kruger, South Africa

This luxury safari lodge lies in the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees on the banks of the Mabrak River. Dulini Lodge is located in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve in South Africa’s Kr…

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Ongava Lodge

Etosha, Namibia

Perched atop a rocky outcrop overlooking a waterhole in the private Ongava Game Reserve is Ongava Lodge, the original luxury safari lodge near Etosha in Namibia. Offering impeccable servi…

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Awasi Patagonia

Chilean Patagonia, Chile

Hidden away in a 15,000-acre private reserve next to the remote Torres del Paine National Park in Patagonia, Chile, this new luxury boutique hotel has been designed for maximum relaxation an…

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Garden Route, South Africa

Grootbos Forest Lodge is situated on the 1750 hectare Grootbos Private Nature Reserve in the Gansbaai area, just 160km from Cape Town. This multi-award winning reserve is home to protected F…

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Garden Route, South Africa

Ambassador to the finer things in life, Kurland is the ideal family and honeymoon retreat along the Garden Route. Situated in the foothills of the Western Cape Mountains within a vast and be…

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Sepilok Nature Resort

An ideal starting point for a Sabah adventure, the Sepilok Nature Resort is a cosy tranquil lodge combining traditional style with contemporary luxury. The Sepilok Nature Resort comprises o…

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Sal Salis

Australia, Western Australia

Eco luxury as you've never seen it before – Sal Salis brings the concept of 'Wild Bush Luxury' to the stunning and remote Western Australia coast. Located on the North West Cape, Sal Sa…

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Capella Lodge

Australia, New South Wales

Capella Lodge is Lord Howe Island's premium luxury accommodation. Commanding stunning ocean and mountain views the lodge offers a stylish and sophisticated escape to the last true paradise o…

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A Selection of Family Wildlife & Safaris Itineraries

Australia with Kids

Australia, Sydney

Lightfoot Travel specialise in tailor-made itineraries for family holidays, honeymoons and corporate travel around the world. Below is a sample itinerary for a family holiday to Australia, a…

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Family Wildlife Holidays in Borneo

Head to Borneo for a fun-filled wildlife holiday with the family. Spend time with Orangutans, go diving and snorkelling and delve into the rainforests.…

Family Wildlife Holidays in Australia

Australia is full of a huge range of diverse wildlife found nowhere else on earth. With many outstanding resorts and hotels, it is the perfect destinati…

Family Safari Holidays in South Africa

Spend your holiday in South Africa's bush tracking the Big Five with your family. South Africa is the ultimate Safari destination and guarantees a memor…