About Us

After realizing their dream of living and working in Africa, Kent Redding and Kelly McElroy returned to the United States to open Africa Adventure Consultants. We provide outstanding safari experiences resulting in highly satisfied customers, support of African people, and conservation of African wildlife and ecosystems. Like no other continent in the world, Africa offers breathtaking scenery, unparalleled wildlife, and rich cultures. For travelers with an adventurous spirit, there is no better place for your next holiday. Armed with experience, knowledge and creativity, we can help you plan your next great adventure. If your dream is to adventure in Africa, we’re here to help.

Africa Adventure Consultants believe that a visit to Africa shouldn’t just be a trip – it should be the adventure of a lifetime.
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We’re the best choice for your next African adventure-here’s why:

We are the adventure experts.

Whether your idea of an adventure is rafting through a river full of crocodiles, hiking with the Maasai, or seeing the big five, we’ve got a trip for you.

We specialize in tours to Africa.

We’ve traveled extensively throughout Africa and have picked only the best destinations and itineraries to offer to our clients.

We lived and worked in Africa.

Africa presents many unique challenges and complexities. Having lived there for years, we have the insight, experience and relationships to ensure your trip is a success.

We are environmentally and culturally friendly.

We promote sustainable tourism and take care to minimize impact on the local ecology. We support local charities and conservation funds in Africa.

We offer high-quality safaris at competitive prices.

We are committed to providing the highest quality adventures in a safe and secure environment. We are bonded and insured.

We provide personalized service.

From your first contact and pre-trip planning to your actual adventure, we support you with information, help and advice.

We’ve been featured in publications like Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, National Geographic Traveler, CNBC, and Outside Magazine. We have also been recognized by Travel + Leisure in 2016 and 2017 as one of the “World’s Best Safari Outfitters” and one of the “Best Outfitters on Earth” by National Geographic.

We Care! Africa Adventure Consultants donates $25 to a worthy cause in Africa for every client who travels with us.

Africa Adventure Consultants’ Core Values

Contribution; we contribute to the preservation of a fragile ecosystem, the protection of exotic wildlife and the well-being and advancement of people in Africa.
Excellence; we will work hard to do the best we can for all our guests. We will feel proud when we provide a fantastic experience and we will do out breast to prevent and take care of hiccups or hassles along the way.
Connection; our staff continually fosters relationships with people and organizations in Africa. This helps us stay in tune with the changes, plan for the future and stay excited about Africa, so we can relay that excitement to our travelers.
Balance; AAC works hard on our excellence and other core values, while finding a good balance between career and home.