Our decades of personal experience, valuable local insights, and the comfort of knowing our Travel Designers are originally from Africa, bring our travelers back again and again for more custom, highly curated travel experiences. Discover for yourself. Get started planning today!


First Trip to Africa?

It was amazing! Truly the trip of a lifetime!

“We are still reeling in the absolutely fabulous memories we’re left with from our trip to Tanzania & Rwanda! Our trip was truly incredible and we thank you so much for making it happen. Words really can’t describe the majesty of our experiences and the wonderful places we visited.”


Shue-Ping & Richard

PasPadena, California

Leora Rothschild

Leora Rothschild can possibly be bought with chocolate. And that isn’t her only superpower. She also runs a company of highly opinionated, strong, incredibly intelligent, passionate women… by choice. And she manages them remotely. Rumor has it that the force resides in the crazy beautiful and notoriously untamable curls which she inherited from her mother.…

Pam Langhoff

Pam grew up in the stunning city of Cape Town, South Africa.  Having lived there for 21 years, prior to living in Europe and now the United States, she is very much South African at heart and will always consider South Africa to be her home.  Pam’s first safari experience was in Zimbabwe at the…

Ruthie Detwiler

Ruthie has traveled to or lived in more countries than we have space to list! She has worked in the travel industry for the past 22 years and has lived and worked in Asia, the Middle East, Europe, Morocco and Mexico. For the past 10 years she has been specializing in Africa, the destination that has…

Angie Voigt

Angie has been an avid and adventurous traveler for years and any description of her enthusiasm for travel is simply an understatement! Born in South Africa and raised in Asia, Angie moved every few years growing up.  As a third culture kid, she learnt to speak the local lingo in Indonesia, exchanged smiles with saffron…

Tanaya Lambert

Tanaya has a passion for travel which has taken her to many unforgettable places on our Earth. Having travelled to 47 countries, she has seen the Northern Lights, explored the Pyramids of Egypt, seen Orangutans in Borneo, witnessed Machu Picchu at sunrise and played with Sea Lions in the Galapagos. Along with the Taj mahal…

Angela Pretorius

Angela heads up our South Africa office.  She brings with her 20-years of travel experience and a wealth of “on the ground knowledge.” Born and raised in KwaZulu Natal, Angela spent a couple of years along the Garden Route before settling in a small town just outside of Johannesburg. Angela has traveled to Namibia, Zimbabwe,…

Elsabé Coetzee

What does Elsabé have in common with Hugh Jackman, Ruby Rose, Mia Farrow and Jens Voigt? Other than the obvious (general gorgeousness, worldwide fame, astounding fortunes and impossible schedules) they all Geocache. If you aren’t familiar with the activity Elsabé—and her Hollywood mates—think you should make haste to get with the program. It is a worldwide…

Melissa Hansen

Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.” ~ Matthew Karsten   Melissa’s role at Rothschild Safaris is to oversee Sales and Operations. She manages our team of Travel Designers, Client Managers, and Operations staff which is the heartbeat of the company. If you have talked to a Travel Designer, booked a trip, or established a connection…

Kimberly Brokling

The real reason Rothschilds Safari Travel Designers do ALL THE HARD THINGS without breaking a (visible) sweat? Our Project Manager is only a bona fide spider wrangler! For her honeymoon she planned night walks through the Ecuadorian jungle. Her husband was horrified with this ‘who’s who of spiders’… the new bride was in seventh heaven.…

Jessica Faith

Jessica is our go-to person in the office. She was born in Oak Harbor Washington and moved to Colorado in her youth. She has a degree in global tourism. Jessica has always been involved in the tourism industry, working for hotel chains, travel companies and ski resorts. Jessica spent many years in the military before…




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Meet our lovely, award-winning team of consultants. We know finding experienced experts is not an easy task. So, congratulations on finding us! Be it via searching the web, a referral or your local travel agent, we have no doubt you will find us the most knowledgeable in the travel industry. Born and bred in South Africa, as most of us are, you will gain from our local insider experiences, little tips and first hand guidance.

Lets make your first trip to Africa or Beyond truly memorable
Call us with any questions:
US: 800-405-9463
AUS: 61-7-5455-4243