Renowned worldwide


Innovative and world-renowned. We are deeply committed to driving conservation and hospitality - pioneering positive change.


Travel and tourism awards

Committed to crafting life-changing and impactful journeys since 1983, Wilderness goes beyond the ordinary. Our exciting wildlife encounters, warm hospitality and intimate camps set in the world’s last true wilderness, continue to exceed expectations. Always innovating. Always pushing boundaries. We constantly strive to be more; do more; ultimately increasing the world’s wilderness, together.
Condé Nast Readers’ Choice 2023

Wilderness - Top 15 World’s Best Travel Specialists

T+L World’s Best Awards

Wilderness - Top 10 Best Safari Outfitters 2023

Condé Nast Hot List

Wilderness Vumbura Plains - Best New Hotels in the World 2023

World Travel Award

Wilderness Ruckomechi Zimbabwe's Leading Safari Lodge 2023

Award-winning camps

World renowned for our warm local hospitality, fresh, delicious and locally sourced food, and exciting wildlife encounters, our intimate camps are set in the world’s last true wilderness areas. Celebrating local culture and inspiring positive action, our offering goes beyond the ordinary to spoil and thrill; inspiring our guests to return - time and time again.


Impact awards

For four decades, Wilderness has pioneered hospitality and conservation. Always innovating. Always pushing boundaries. Always striving to be the best we can be, to make the most positive impact on conservation and community upliftment. Being recognised for our positive impact empowers us to do more; be more; achieve more. Ultimately: to double the amount of land we help protect by 2030.
World Travel Award

Africa’s Leading Luxury Safari Company 2022

Nat Geo Hotel Award

Wilderness DumaTau - Most Sustainable Hotel Award 2022

CSR Network Zimbabwe

Wilderness Zimbabwe - Environmental Stewardship and Social Impact Award 2022

World Responsible Tourism Award

Wilderness - Highly Commended Award for COVID-relief conservation programme 2020


Featured Stories

Stories bring our brand alive - it’s what gets us out of bed every day; determined to keep pushing boundaries to be the best we can be; do more; achieve more; make a bigger impact. We invite you to join us on our journey. We are looking forward to our next 40 years, and the 40 after that - constantly driving conservation and hospitality to even greater heights.
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Celebrating the phenomenal women of Wilderness

As we mark International Women's Day, we celebrate the dynamic women of Wilderness, our entire fun a...

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Josie Eveleigh


Mountain Gorilla at Wilderness Bisate Rwanda

Rwanda’s mountain gorillas – through a guest’s lens

Wildlife and conservation photographer Amish Chhagan visited Wilderness Bisate and experiences the w...

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Amish Chhagan


Wilderness Impact Empower Local Staff

Celebrating the Phenomenal Women of Wilderness

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Josie Eveliegh


Let’s plan your next journey


When we say we’re there every step of the way, we mean it, literally. From planning the perfect circuit, to private inter-camp transfers on Wilderness Air, and easing you through Customs. We’re with you on the ground, at your side, 24-7, from start to finish. Ready to take the road less travelled? Contact our Travel Designers to plan an unforgettable journey.