Other Great ITO's

Looking for a great Inbound Tour Operator elsewhere?  Southern World is proud to recommend and endorse the services of the following destination management company's. Like us, each of these leading operators pride themselves on high levels of quality and exceptional service.

Wildlife Safari - Kenya and Tanzania

Wildlife Safari is a “traditional” Destination Management Company that prides itself on the old ideals of safety, service, and value. This luxury safari operator was founded by Tom Fernandes over thirty seven years ago in Nairobi, Kenya where still retains “hands on” control over the ground operation. Wildlife Safari is one of the last safari operators that owns and operates its own fleet of custom built safari vehicles, there are over fifty in the fleet, with a team of expert safari guides that are full time employees of the company, not independent contractors. Both factors permit Wildlife Safari to provide complete control over the safety, comfort and quality of the safari experience. Wildlife Safari offers the ideal luxury safari experience throughout East Africa for two to two hundred people with a choice of scheduled itineraries or tailor made safaris, enhanced with our “exclusive experiences”, exclusively for Wildlife Safari guests.

Key contact:  Trevor Fernandes 

Springbok Atlas - South Africa & Namibia

Springbok Atlas, established in 1946, is a leading Southern African Destination Management company. It is owned by Imperial Holdings, a listed public company. 

We employ 190 people at five locations; Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Durban, Johannesburg and Windhoek, and offer a complete destination management service including Events & Incentives, Transport Services, Scheduled Tours, Tailor-made Tours, Conference Support and Cruise Ship Ground Handling.

Our fleet of over 150 vehicles operates throughout South Africa and Namibia, and includes luxury 44 seat touring coaches, 15 seat coaches and seven seat microbuses.

Springbok Atlas is a member of key tourism associations, including SATSA, SITE, TASA, MPI and SAACI.

Key contact:  Paddy Vella  

Marhaba Tours - Egypt

Marhaba Tours was formed in 1976 and enjoys an enviable first class reputation with the major player in the travel trade and a large number of corporate customers worldwide. Under our Swiss-Egyptian management team, our high level of customer care, dedication and commitment together with the ability to design a unique range of packages for the most discerning of travelers, has resulted in numerous accolades and awards from the travel industry both nationally and internationally.

With branch offices in all major resorts throughout the country, staffed by a dedicated team of professional, highly trained and multi-lingual personnel, a fleet of modern, comfortable and well maintained vehicles and a close relationship with hoteliers and suppliers nation-wide, Marhaba Tours is able to provide the highest levels of service, in the widest range of accommodation at the most advantageous rates.

Key contact:  Hussein Elshabrawi  

Aitken Spence Travels - Sri Lanka

Aitken Spence Travels is the leading DMC in Sri Lanka- winner of the Presidential Award for the best DMC  & PCO and the only DMC in Sri Lanka to be ISO 9001 : 2008 certified.

Our professional and highly motivated team have been extensively trained to provide a high standard of personalized service.  We employ the best team in Destination management with different language skills and some of the best Guides & chauffeur guides in the Island. All tour operations have been automated in order to provide an efficient service to our principals and clients on a consistent basis.

Key Contact:  Gehan Perera  gehan@aitkenspence.lk

Coquille Bonheur - Mauritius

Mauritius, introduced by leading tour operator Coquille Bonheur, is as idyllic voyage gilded with luxury. Its sets the path to handpicked experiences and precious moments. 

Breathtaking excursions, sophisticated vehicle fleet for comfort and security, and a fully integrated computerised system for reservations, hotel bookings & transfer are the promise of stress-free and unrivalled holidays.

Key contact:  Christian Lefevre