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At Tailormade Africa we believe the unique travel experiences the continent has to offer speak for themselves. We won’t bamboozle you with hyperbole. We’ll give you honest opinions – and then look forward to planning the adventure of a lifetime for you.

With over 35 years of combined experience, we provide clients with trips that show the real Africa and create holidays that make a difference to the people of this vast and beautiful continent as well.

We are as passionate about Africa as when we first started travelling there and using our experience and first-hand knowledge of Africa – with all of her quirks and nuances – we promise a wonderful trip-planning process and offer:

  • 100% bespoke and authentic experiences
  • A highly personal approach to planning itineraries 
  • A percentage of each trip will support charities such as Street Child
  • The advice of top industry professionals that specialise in emerging and re-emerging destinations
  • Full financial protection – ATOL License and International Passenger Protection

We are also the owners of Africa Marathons. So for all your marathon travel needs please contact us to discuss a personalised itinerary or marathon tour.

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Meet the team

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Clyde Beaty - Director & Co-founder

Born in Norway, Clyde’s parents emigrated to Zimbabwe when he was seven years old. Aged seventeen, he started working as a fishing guide at the lodge they managed on the banks of Lake Kariba, and from there started his training to become a professional guide. He gained the much-revered Zimbabwe safari guide status in 1998 with specialist skills in elephant behaviour, ornithology and lepidopterology (butterflies and moths) ... Read more

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Rob Morley - Director & Co-founder

Born and raised in the UK, Rob got his first glimpse of Africa on a Kenyan safari aged 13 – and he’s been hooked ever since. As soon as he finished university, he headed straight back out to neighbouring Tanzania to teach and coach sport and then moved to Ghana. When he returned to the UK, he spent a year encouraging students to do the same before being hired by an Africa tour operator to design bespoke trips across East Africa. ... Read more

Cameron Pearce - Tailormade Africa's Private Safari Guide

Some children dream of becoming doctors or astronauts or firemen… not our Cameron though! From when he was knee-high to an elephant he knew he wanted to live the life of a safari guide. Although growing up in the melting pot of Johannesburg is not the most obvious place to start, it certainly gave him an appreciation and fascination of Africa’s people and cultures. After school that he decided to study business management before embarking on his journey ... Read more

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Whether you are a seasoned Africa traveller or thinking about visiting the continent for the first time, we would love to hear from you.
Speak to an expert at +44 7809 726266 (Clyde) or +44 7791 360170 (Rob) or fill in the contact form below.

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