Africapass is a professional Destination Marketing Company (Tour Operator).

The company's owner/directors, Janit O’Connor-Pretorius and Renate van den Elzen, have extensive experience in international tourism. We have an in-depth knowledge of Southern Africa and are mature, experienced travellers. We have excellent reputations worldwide and are enthusiastic, energetic, focused and efficient.

Africapass is your passport to discovering Southern Africa. We provide "hi-tech - hi-touch" service to the discerning tourist in one of the worlds’ most wonderful holiday destinations. We are well connected with the best Southern African facilities and as a member of the TravelSmart Group, provide competitively priced, creative, tailor made itineraries without ever compromising quality.

Whether it is a holiday of a lifetime, business travel, a special interest group, a chosen incentive or conference destination, Africapass is your "one stop shop" to exploring the regions' fascinating rich cultural heritage, natural beauty and abundant wildlife. Most of the business is derived from FIT's, however, we have handled groups and incentives of up to a 100 people.

With our years of experience we understand the exacting requirements, quality of service, precision and attention to detail essential for the success of your travel needs. We, as owners, are both "hands on" and very involved in the day to day running of the Company.

For your protection, Africapass carries comprehensive insurance through SATIB, (Safari and Tourism Insurance Brokers), who are underwritten by Lloyds of London.

We are approved bonded members of SATSA, South Africa's premier tourism association, having met all their stringent criteria. Whenever possible, we will use SATSA members in our itineraries.

The value of using a South African Destinations Management Company such as AFRICAPASS:

RELIABLE - People who have a good reputation in the local industry and can offer a consistent and dependable service with prompt responses.

COMPETENCE - Right skills with in-depth local knowledge of South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Mozambique to provide the best travel options, offering a consistent and dependable service. Communicative and informative.

CREDIBILITY - Honest and trustworthy with established record in the touring industry.

DEPENDABILITY - The ability to assist clients at ground level with a thorough understanding of local infrastructure. Readily accessible if needed, 24 hour contact numbers given.

RELATIONSHIP - Instil confidence through working and building a relationship with an established team of professionals who are willing to go the extra mile.

TIME & COST SAVING - Eliminate the inevitable communication delays and provide a one stop shop for payments, hotel contacts, connections and continuity.

SECURITY - An approved bonded member of SATSA with all the required insurances in place. We are also in the position to ensure that all transport companies utilised have the necessary permits and insurance cover in place.


We are a team of proactive and innovative go-getters, going the extra mile, through our reliability, trustworthiness and dedication, providing an exceptional travel experience into Southern Africa.