The extensive knowledge and personal attention of President M. Jackson former
CEO of the South African Tourism Board, ensures travelers' of
the journey of a lifetime.
All safari planners are native South Africans, who have
lived and traveled extensively through Africa's top safari destinations.
They are dedicated to sharing their knowledge and
customizing itineraries to match the unique desires of each traveler.
Classic Encounters’ talented team designs the travel adventures dreams are made of.
boutique travel company, African Classic Encounters
personalized service, and designs extraordinary voyages on the African
experience, knowledge, enthusiasm and attention to detail has won the support
and repeat business of major organizations and individuals seeking outstanding
travel to Africa.
Along with providing the best naturalist guides and accommodations,
Classic Encounters understands that it is the extra touches – meetings with
leading conservationists, candle-light dinners in the bush, opera concert in a
private wine cellar, meetings with winemakers – that create
memories that will last a lifetime.
Due to ACE' expertise and track record African Classic Encounters have
been honored to partner with leading organizations to design unique travel
experiences for their members.
AFRICA is a
complicated destination therefore AFRICAN CLASSIC ENCOUNTERS work 24/7 to
not only design unique, exhilarating itineraries, but to provide the support and
infrastructure so vital in travel.
designed to meet the needs and desires of all travelers. From easy and pampered
to rugged and challenging, African Classic Encounters can plan the
perfect trip for you.
the integral nature of the specialist guides to your travel experience,
personally select talented, interesting people with a passion and extensive
knowledge of their country that resonates in their time with you, the traveler.
to schools and villages, where you can meet and interact with the local
people and gain valuable insight into their lives and make a difference.
ACE' "Bring-A-Book" program and leave a book or magazine behind that can open the
mind and expand the horizons of a student hungry for knowledge.
difference and participate in AFRICAN CLASSIC ENCOUNTERS'
WHAT SPECIAL TREATMENT DO GUESTS OF AFRICAN CLASSIC
First and foremost - All guests of AFRICAN CLASSIC
ENCOUNTERS are VIP guests and are treated as such.
African Classic Encounters'
reputation precedes your arrival in South Africa. Wherever you go you will
be welcomed as a friend.
Everyone has access to the VIP lounge upon arrival and
departure at Johannesburg International airport.
All African Classic Encounters guests are provided
with automatic room upgrades when available, a welcome gift upon arrival, and
surprise "Sweet Sensations"!
Before your departure, you will be presented with a
beautiful set of documents detailing each day of your travels from the moment
you arrive to the moment you return.
Complete with contact details of all the places where you
will be accommodated, list of restaurants, and local events taking place during
your time there.
And last, but certainly not least - you can visit
African Classic Encounters in their offices at Madison Avenue and 42nd
Street, and sit face to face to discuss the intricate details of planning such a
Where they take care to advise and to customize your
travel plans to suit your time frame, interest and budget to the finest detail.
Maps, brochures and slide shows enables you to get an
excellent overview of what you can expect when traveling with African Classic
Speak to any of their past guests and you will hear that
their attention to detail is one of the many factors that makes them the leaders
in African travel.
Have a look at what past clients
have to say about the outstanding service of AFRICAN CLASSIC ENCOUNTERS.
Should you wish to contact past guests who have traveled
with African Classic Encounters, call ACE and request a list.
See how you can become a
valued client of AFRICAN CLASSIC
As Seen In
African Classic Encounters have been featured in Travel + Leisure, Bon Apetit,
American Express Food & Wine Guide, New York Times, Luxury Travel
Magazine, Travel Agent Magazine, National Geographic Traveler, Food Network TV,
USA Today, Best Buy