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Why travel with us?

A Better Way of Traveling and Touring the World​

It’s simple: wherever you want to go, we know just the place. For decades, we’ve been in the business of making travel dreams become reality — no matter how fanciful they might seem. The tours that we offer are designed by experts with a deep, lifelong knowledge of the places they cover, and each has been hand-crafted to ensure that it’ll give you a unique opportunity to recover, rejuvenate, and live life to the fullest. But in the end your travels dreams are just as unique as you are, which is why no two Rare Earth trips are ever quite the same. From a big event like organising the wedding of a lifetime, right down to the quirky details like how you take your coffee, we’re meticulous about getting it right. Dreams that others see as far-fetched, we see as exciting — because with our combination of deep local knowledge and international experience, we know we can make it happen. Whether you want cultural immersion, foodie adventures, or the thrill of the unknown, our access to the world’s most exclusive and exceptional landscapes means that wherever you’re headed, you’re going to love the journey.

Our rare earth Experiences offer you:

why book with us

Convenient and Easy Trip Planning Process

Experts in Africa

We have first-hand knowledge of every single destination, lodge and activity we recommend. Our tribal leaders across Africa make it possible for us to create your vacation exactly how you want it. Whatever activity, destination, or type of experience you have in mind, the Tribe will make it happen.


Award Winning Partners

We have worked hard building long-lasting relationships with our partners across Africa. These are truly one-of-a-kind – and have been nurtured over decades. A genuine extension of our TribalTourist team, these enable us to create remarkable experiences that set us apart.


Rare wildlife sightings, active adventures, or your own villa on stilts with nothing but nature around you are all part of what we offer. Whether it’s a safari or a relaxing family vacation you’re after, we can provide a customized itinerary that ticks off everything on your bucket list. With us, you won’t find anything stock standard.


Concierge 24/7

Not only do we take care of all the details of your booking, leaving nothing to chance. In addition, you have a direct, 24/7 phone line to our Rare Earth Experience team. We are by your side all the way and will connect you to the best adventures possible.



At TribalTourist we are passionate and dedicated to conservation and tourism that leaves as little impact as possible. Every partner we have in Africa is in some way is connected to a wildlife protection programme.

Zero Carbon Footprint

TribalTourist calculates the amount of carbon used in your flights, then a portion of your booking is donated to Jobs4Carbon in South Africa where we plant Spekboom. Research estimates that an average cluster of Spekboom can store up to 4 tons of carbon per year. Travel with a zero carbon footprint and help fight climate change together.


Africa's Top Wildlife Experiences

Whether you are dreaming of a first-hand meeting with the Big 5, getting up close and personal to a gorilla, witnessing one of the planet’s most spectacular natural events, or simply relaxing on a pristine beach, our Rare Earth Experience Team will tell you how and where to do it.


Best Prices Guaranteed

Our trusted relationships with Africa’s top operators allow us to offer you the best rates and unsurpassed value possible without affecting the quality of your itinerary. We are so confident of our rates that we offer our best price promise: If you find a better rate for your itinerary, let us know, we will match it.


Meet The Team

Rare Earth Travel Experts

Matthew Kearns
Tribal Leader: East Africa Expert
Michelle Kearns
Indian Oceans Expert
Lydia Nandudu
Gorilla Trekking Expert
Solly Levi
Photographic Safaris
Trevor Cole
Photographic Safaris
Lisa Maclean
Zambia Safari Expert
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