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Ashtons commenced operations in 1993 and since then we have firmly established ourselves as a reputable ground 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. We are a nationally bonded member of SATSA (# 486).

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 maximize their stay whilst on vacation in 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 ‘scheduled shuttle’ services include daily departures that link Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport with 7 Hoedspruit-area locations and 5 Southern Kruger area locations including Hazyview and Skukuza Rest Camp. We also offer private transfer services anywhere from/to Johannesburg, Hoedspruit, and other Lowveld locations. All transfers are done in quality, air-conditioned vehicles with well-trained, professional drivers who put your safety first.

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

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 and in Hazyview. Ashtons is an owner operated and managed company – our staff members are highly trained and experienced in all forms of transfers, tours, and safaris. Ashtons is a nationally bonded member of SATSA (#486).

Specialists in the Greater Kruger area
Ashtons is a specialist in transfers to the Greater Kruger area and we provide very affordable ‘scheduled shuttles’ and private transfer services with our own vehicles and drivers. Our affordable transfer options allow you to experience the real African bush and its majestic wildlife at a reduced cost. Our Head Office and main operational base is in Pretoria and we have operational bases in both Hoedspruit and Hazyview; we also have satellite offices in Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay.

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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