Southern Africa's best known and most widely trusted destination management company
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Thompsons Africa is the top destination management company of choice in Southern Africa. We have a proud history of 35 years all embracing, hands-on experience in the travel business delivering quality and value. Having built a reputation for reliability and unparalleled service delivery, we strive to ensure great care and attention to detail, innovation, flexibility and a wide range of product service offerings.
THOMPSONS AFRICA - A HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME
Journey with some of our delighted guests as they share their Thompsons Africa 'experience of a lifetime' moments... stunning properties, spectacular destinations, magical moments and beautiful people.

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CAREERS WITH US

Throughout our years of operation, it’s been our staff's dedication and commitment that have helped us become one of the market leaders in the travel industry. Are you passionate about travel and tourism? Would you like to work for a dynamic, world-renowned company?
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Our Accolades

Our accolades bear testimony to the faith the industry has in our business:
  • Welcome Awards 2011 - Winner: In recognition of exceptional service provided within the South African tourism market for tour operators operating for more than 5 years. 
  • Welcome Awards 2010 - Winner: In recognition of exceptional service provided within the South African tourism market for tour operators operating for more than 5 years.
  • Welcome Awards 2009 - Winner: In recognition of exceptional service provided within the South African tourism market for tour operators operating for more than 5 years.
  • Welcome Awards 2008 – Winner: In recognition of exceptional service provided within the South African tourism market for tour operators operating for more than five years.
  • Top International Sales for 2010/2011 - Legend Lodges.
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  • Best Africa Tour Operator - Diners Club and the Association of South African Travel Agents.
  • Service Excellence Award 2007, Tourism KwaZulu-Natal – In recognition of outstanding service in the tourism industry.
  • Kruger National Park Achievement Award, South African National Parks - In recognition of the contribution made to the Kruger National Park by the Thompsons Touring & Safaris Office, Hazyview.
  • Exporter of the Year - Durban Chamber of Commerce.
  • Tour Guide of the Year, KwaZulu-Natal - Moses Macubel.
  • Emerging Tour Guide of the Year, KwaZulu-Natal - Thabo Mokgope.
  • Tour Guide of the Year, Western Cape - Craig Ziman.
  • Top Producer Award - Kalahari Sands.
  • Top Supplier Award - Mantis Collection (2002, 2003, 2005, 2006).
  • Platinum Partner - Sun International