Travel deals: Get special flight deals with APT 2018 Africa Safaris tours

To celebrate the release of its Africa Safaris 2018 brochure, APT is offering special flight deals, free companion flights, air credits and the chance to fly to Africa in business class from $4995 a person.

These apply to four touring styles: Classic Journeys through South Africa, Botswana and Zambia; Remote Journeys to East Africa; Luxury River Cruising along Egypt's Nile River; and a Small Group Discovery of Morocco.

For example, book the 15-day African Journey and receive an air credit of $1000. The tour includes 10 days exploring South Africa, two days in Botswana, spotting game on the banks of the Chobe River and three days in Zambia.

Priced from $11,295 a person, twin share, highlights include Cape Town and the opportunity to travel the length of the Garden Route in South Africa, before game viewing at a private game reserve in the Kruger National Park.

The offer is on sale until December 31. Phone 1300 196 420. See