“I never knew of a morning in Africa when I woke up and was not happy.” ~ Ernest Hemingway

Biggestleaf Travel is a specialist travel company focussed on creating tailor-made safaris for our clients. We are experts on Southern and East Africa, driven by our passion to create not only holidays, but enriching experiences.

We take pride in knowing the product that we sell. Over the past 12 years, we have built a highly experienced team of people who are passionate about African travel and provide an invaluable resource for travellers looking to discover the incredible wildlife, people and landscapes that our beautiful continent has on offer.

We understand the importance of first-hand experience, which is why we spend time each year on the ground visiting the locations that we recommend.

This ensures that we are able to provide our clients with accurate, up-to-date information about best time to travel, wildlife, accommodation and more.

Each of our dedicated travel consultants specialises in a different tour-type in order to create your ideal, tailor-made itinerary, to suit all your travel requirements. We even offer our own transfer service in some regions, adding a special touch to your getaway.

Whether this is your first or fiftieth safari, 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.


Excellent service and long-lasting relationships with our clients are our top priorities. We believe that trust provides the foundation on which to build these.


To provide our clients with peace of mind while booking and travelling with Biggestleaf Travel, we are insured through SATIB Insurance Brokers, who have been providing coverage for the tourism industry for over 21 years. 

The insurances we have include:

Professional Indemnity insurance – this covers any errors or omissions made by our staff for client bookings, such as an incorrect date. This ensures that you don’t lose your booking due to a fault on our side. We have been claim-free since our inception in 2009.

SATIB 24 Crisis call – insurance cover for our clients in the case of an emergency, for evacuation and medical expenses incurred after an accident.

R100 million Passenger Liability cover as well as R1.5 million Paxsure cover for clients travelling using our Transfer division.


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