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Ashtons Tours & Safaris commenced operations in 1993 and since then, we have firmly established ourselves as a reputable tour operator offering our clients superior service.

As an owner operated and managed company, we ensure that we are involved in all processes and guest interactions from beginning to end. Our team is highly-trained, active and dynamic whose enthusiasm for service excellence is evident in our warm greetings and friendly smiles. Our returning international and local guests are a testament to our high standards and service excellence.

Ashtons Shuttles & Transfers to the Kruger National Park

SATSA member
We are a nationally bonded member of SATSA with our head office and operational base in Pretoria. Ashtons Tours & Safaris is a specialist in transfers, game lodges and safaris to the Greater Kruger area with our team available to give guests sound advice on how to maximise their stay whilst on vacation is South Africa. Should you be looking for the sumptuous comfort of a luxury lodge or a more authentic rustic bush experience, we can provide you with a tour that will far surpass your expectations.  Our Greater Kruger lodge and safari packages combine quality game lodges and personal safari encounters with affordable transfers to and from Johannesburg. With our package deals you are able to experience true Africa and its majestic wildlife at a reduced cost.

Transfer options
Our transfer options offer 2 scheduled departures per day between Johannesburg and 7 Hoedspruit locations within the Greater Kruger area as well as private transfers. All transfers are done in luxury air-conditioned vehicles with well-trained, professional drivers who put your safety first. Should you be in need of a rental vehicle, we can offer you a variety of options including 4x4s, motor-homes and standard rental cars.

Our passion for Africa and dedication to our guests means that we strive to give you a memorable, unrushed Ashtons Tours & Safaris experience. Come and breathe Africa with Ashtons Tours & Safaris.

Our offices
Our Head Office and main operational base is in Pretoria and we have offices in Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay – we also have an operational base in Hoedspruit which will be replicated in Hazyview later this year. Ashtons is an owner operated and managed company – our staff members are highly trained and experienced in all forms of transfers, tours, safaris and vehicle rental options. Ashtons is a nationally bonded member of SATSA (#486).

Specialists in the Greater Kruger area
We specialize in transfers, game lodges and safaris involving the Greater Kruger area, ranging from the indulgent comfort of the luxury lodges, to the authentic bush camps and the more rustic safari experiences. One of our major areas of focus involves the transfers to and from these lodges and safari operations and here we provide very affordable shuttle and private transfer services with our own vehicles and drivers. And if you need vehicle rental we can offer a variety of options including 4x4s, motorhomes and normal rental cars. Ashtons can turn your holiday into the perfect time away, full of fun, excitement or peaceful relaxation.

Ashtons offers a friendly and in-depth knowledge to assist our clients in realizing whatever their dreams and needs are for a memorable holiday. Breathe Africa with Ashtons Tours & Safaris!

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