African safari holidays are one of the most exciting, life changing experiences and to share that with your family is something very special. A trip to one of our top safari destinations such as Botswana, Malawi and Namibia can be both experiential and educational, and will give you and your kids a true sense of exploration when you’re out there. From the stirring scenes of hippos bathing in the Okavango Delta wetlands and mind-blowing Massif mountain views at the Zomba Plateau to the golden sandy beaches at vast Lake Malawi, there are so many different ways that you and your family could make an African safari your own; and yours to remember forever. If you have the time to spare, the money to do it, and all the right gear to keep the whole family safe from the elements, there really is nothing we would recommend more than a safari trip to one of our beautiful African destinations.

Here at Signature Safaris, we like to think of our bespoke travel packages as life encounters, not just vacations. So if you’re in the midst of planning a family adventure, make sure you read our epic guide to family safari holidays…

The safari holiday has changed dramatically in recent decades; what was once only open to serious explorers and seasoned safari experts has now become a much more accessible possibility for just about anyone who has an adventurous bone in their body. With so much accessibility and so many resources to help you plan and get around safely, safari trips are now becoming an extremely popular choice for a family getaway. But not all destinations are created equal; here’s a breakdown of some fantastic safari destinations which could be suitable for your family and our recommended camps / lodges.