Anywhere, Any Time, On Time
We are an incoming Tour operator In Johannesburg, Cape Town and correspondence in Botswana, Kenya, Tanzania & Zambia. Our head office is in Johannesburg, Just 15 Minutes from the OR Tambo Airport and about 20 minutes from Pretoria City. Our Services include the best reliable Airport Shuttles, Transfers, Chauffeur Services, Day Tours, Tailor-made Safari Tours and Sightseeing in the East & Southern Africa. Reliable Airport Shuttles can also be arranged from Pilanesberg Nature Reserve.
Vaya Means ‘To Travel’ or ‘ To Move’ in Fanagalo. It is a vernacular or pidgin based primarily on Zulu, English and Afrikaans input. It is used as a lingua franca, mainly in the gold mining industries in South Africa. To a lesser extent in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zimbabwe.
At Vaya Africa Travels our business ethos centres on you – our valued guest. We are destination specialists in South Africa. Our main objective is to create long lasting relationships with our clients and take innovative steps within the travel industry. work with integrity and of course be led by our passion for travel and exploration. As destination specialists in the Africa, One can Customize and Personalize their experiences to better suit their needs .
Our work culture and company culture is extremely important. We believe in investing in our staff as they are our biggest asset. Ethical values which comprise of integrity and honesty. Fairness and respect creates an open environment where staff can express themselves. This will translate into a successful business relationship with our clients and suppliers.
Our clear mission is to deliver high quality tour services with professional guides to ensure that the expectations of both our individual clients and travel agents are met.
Our Vision is to strengthen our position as the leading tourism company providing quality, creative, innovative, competitive and socially responsible services in Southern Africa.
What we Strive For
At Vaya Africa, we are local industry leaders and destination experts. We sell product that we know through consultants who have been there. Every year we visit each of our to ensure we provide accurate information about best time to travel and more. It is done because we are passionate about what we sell. We offer direct communication, rather than the role of middle-man. We offer you hassle-free, convenient booking process with competitive prices, because we care about your convenience. How do we do this? By working directly with each of our lodges, they pay us to find you. That way – we don’t charge YOU for our services!
The company devotes an exceptional amount of effort into the welfare and development of our Vaya Africa family members. Further afield, we actively support the implementation of responsible tourism. The promotion of positive learning experiences to ensure that local communities derive workable benefits from our tours and finally to ensure that our impact is greater than our presence. we only collaborate with trusted industry partners who share this ethos.The diversity of programmes on offer are sure to fit any individual’s travel interests.
In this sense, each of our dedicated consultants specialise in a different tour-type. That is done to create your ideal, tailor-made itinerary, to suit all your travel requirements. As a matter of fact, we even offer our own transfer service, adding a special touch to your getaway.Our customer-service orientated team will always go the extra mile for you, and our quick response and turnaround times make bookings and queries a treat!.
Vaya Africa offers a number of tours and safaris in the Kruger National Park, and other malaria-free areas like the Pilanesberg National Park and Madikwe Game Reserve. Our friendly consultants will assist with planning and booking your perfect safari in any one of these fantastic national parks located within the Eastern & Southern Africa. We source the best rates and specials and can assist with the entire booking process. You choose the number of days and tell us what your budget is and we will do our best to make your perfect African safari come true. Please contact us with your available dates, budget and which National Park or Game Reserve you would like to visit.
Excellent city tour of Johannesburg by Lebo on very short notice. We only had 2 hours but he gave a very thorough tour covering history, culture, and important... read more
We booked this tour wanting to understand some of the history of what we were going to see (Voortrekker Monument, Paul Kruger's house, Union Buildings, etc).
Our guide Stephen... read more
Stephen and Martin were great guides. As we toured Johannesburg and Soweto they answered many of our questions. It was good to get a view from a local perspective. I... read more
I really enjoyed the Pretoria tour. I was the only one taking it. My tour guide picked me up and dropped me off from my place. Very punctual, very friendly... read more
Vehicles on our fleet are the Mazda CX 5, Toyota Corolla and Toyota Fortuner SUV. There are Hyundai H1’s and Mercedes Benz Vitos. The New Quantum is a must use car. And lastly, the 14 to 19-seater Mercedes Benz Sprinter. Our vehicles have repeatedly proven their suitability to our operations. As destination specialists, will not compromise with regard to the quality of vehicles that are supplied. We ensure that stringent controls are in place.
Vaya Africa insured through SATIB Insurance Brokers. They have been providing coverage for the tourism industry for over 21 years.
Through them we are provided with SATIB 24 Crisis call. This covers our clients in the case of an emergency, for evacuation and medical expenses should there be an accident.
We offer R100 million Pax Cover (Passenger Liability). R1.5 million Paxsure cover for clients or staff involved in a personal motor accident.