Together with our many partners, &Beyond designs personalized, luxury safaris. We work with leading conservation organisations and touring services to bring you the most extraordinary guest experience.
Adventure Travel | website
The Adventure Travel Trade Association serves as a strategic membership organisation for companies in the Adventure Travel arena. The Adventure Travel Trade Association is dedicated to raising the profile of Adventure Travel in the world travel market and provides valuable services, knowledge and connections that will help Members succeed in their businesses, thereby contributing to industry-wide growth.
APTA | website
APTA is a volunteer, nonprofit organisation of Travel Professionals. It is the goal and purpose of APTA to promote tourism to the continent of Africa and its Islands. APTA will seek to improve tourism to Africa through the education of its members.
Atta | website
ATTA creates the platform for buyers across Europe to meet suppliers of African tourism product at networking events, trade shows and through its links with the media. ATTA distributes news on tourism matters throughout Africa to its wide membership and acts as an information hub between the news media and the tourist industry in times of crisis. The membership covers all sections of the tourism industry. They are drawn from those who supply the product including hotels, lodges, camps, airlines and ground operators and those who service the market throughout the world, tour and web-based operators, travel agents, representation companies, tourist boards and all sections of the media.
BIRDLIFE BOTSWANA | website
Currently BirdLife Botswana remains active providing services to its members, which are the valuable mainstay of BirdLife Botswana. They are also heavily involved in education and outreach, and continue to undertake research and be involved in conservation. The BirdLife Partnership strives to conserve birds, their habitats and global biodiversity, working with people towards sustainability in the use of natural resources.
BIRDLIFE SOUTH AFRICA | website
Birdlife South Africa is the lead organisation in South Africa for everyone interested in birds and their survival. With 8000 members in 40 branches and affiliates throughout South Africa, their mission is to promote the enjoyment, conservation and understanding and study of wild birds and their habitat. National and branch programmes are run on conservation, education, training and awareness and collaborate with NISC to publish Ostrich, the journal of African Ornithology. Ostrich publishes original research on birds from Sub Saharan Africa and its Islands.
CHEETAH CONSERVATION FUND | website
Cheetah Conservation Fund is a proactive organisation that finds practical solutions to help people to help the cheetah and this is reflected in the Cheetah Conservation Fund Vision: "We see a world in which cheetahs live and flourish in co-existence with people and the environment". Cheetah Conservation Fund's work to save the wild cheetah and its wilderness habitat is successful because it works on all aspects of the cheetah's plight, through education and public outreach, applied conservation biology and management, public policy, and science and research. While Cheetah Conservation Fund's main headquarters are in Namibia, its reach and vision is worldwide.
ENDANGERED WILDLIFE TRUST | website
As a leading high-profile player amongst the large number and variety of conservation organisations in South Africa (governmental and civil society), the Endangered Wildlife Trust fills the key niche of conservation action, through applied field-work, research and direct engagement with stakeholders. With specialist Working Groups and a large team of skilled field staff deployed throughout southern Africa, the Endangered Wildlife Trust’s work supports the conservation of threatened species and ecosystems. Through a broad spectrum of partnerships and networks, the Endangered Wildlife Trust responds to the key threats driving species and ecosystem loss by developing innovative methodologies and best practice guidelines which support reduced impact, harmonious co-existence and sustainable living for all.
ENSEMBLE TRAVEL GROUP | website
Ensemble Travel Group is an international network of 1,000 expert travel agencies that creates and delivers vacation experiences, with thousands of offers that include Ensemble® Exclusives - VIP benefits, amenities, and savings.
LAND OF LEGENDS | website
Land of Legends is a selection of exceptional, historically-significant properties, each driven by people of global acclaim, joined in presenting an assembly of destinations providing a remarkable experience within easy commuting distance in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa's Zulu Kingdom.
NADEET | website
The Namib Desert Environmental Education Trust (NaDEET) is a non-profit, Namibian trust established in 2003. It is located 100 km south of Sesriem/Sossusvlei on the NamibRand Nature Reserve. NaDEET believes environmental education must not only increase awareness and knowledge but also eco-friendly attitudes and skills in Namibia's youth and educators to promote participation.
NATURE KENYA | website
Nature Kenya is the business name (in Kenya) of the East Africa Natural History Society. The Society was established in 1909 and is the oldest conservation organisation in Africa. The aim of Nature Kenya is to promote the study and conservation of the natural environment, in eastern Africa.
SATOA | website
SATOA is a leading professional travel and tourism association that was formed in 1982. The main objectives are to offer travellers information, as well as a passionate and knowledgeable holiday booking channel as well as offer the trade members marketing, PR and networking opportunities to Africa and the Indian Ocean islands. SATOA members represent a wide range of expertise, including tourist boards, airlines, hotel groups, private game reserves or lodges, tour operators, car hire companies, representation, PR and marketing companies, and so on.
SATSA | website
The Southern Africa Tourism Services Association (SATSA) is the member driven association representing the private sector of the incoming tourism industry in Southern Africa. SATSA is a non-profit association, dedicated to providing and maintaining the highest possible standards in the tourism industry within South Africa. Not only is SATSA of benefit to businesses within the industry, in successfully aligning with an association of such a high calibre, it is also extremely useful to tourists wishing to experience tourism at its best. By doing business with a SATSA accredited member, people are able to achieve peace of mind and a guarantee that they are receiving the best possible services within the tourism industry.
SEVEN NATURAL WONDERS | website
Seven Natural Wonders is a not for profit endeavor committed to protecting the original seven natural wonders of the world. The mission is twofold: To protect and promote the discovery, exploration and enjoyment of the Original seven natural wonders of the world and to identify, declare and promote the discovery, exploration and enjoyment of the seven greatest natural wonders for each continent.
SIGNATURE TRAVEL NETWORK | website
Signature Travel Network is a network of over 6,000 travel professionals who share one objective: to serve the unique needs of discerning travelers. Signature Travel Network is a co-operative of the travel industry's leading retail travel agencies with more than 320 office locations who serve thousands of clients from around the world.
SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM | website
South African Tourism markets South Africa's scenic beauty, diverse wildlife, kaleidoscope of cultures and heritages, the great outdoors, sport and adventure opportunities, eco-tourism and conference facilities.
THE INTERNATIONAL ECOTOURISM SOCIETY | website
As the world's oldest and largest ecotourism organization, The International Ecotourism Society is committed to promoting the principles of ecotourism and responsible travel. With the goal of uniting conservation, communities and sustainable travel, The International Ecotourism Society serves its members in over 90 countries, as the global source of knowledge and advocacy in ecotourism.
THE WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY OF TANZANIA | website
The Wildlife Conservation Society of Tanzania works towards the conservation of the flora, fauna, and environment of Tanzania for the benefit of mankind. The Society was founded in 1988 and is Tanzania's only national conservation organisation.
VIRTUOSO | website
Virtuoso is the industry’s leading luxury travel network. This by-invitation-only organisation comprises over 300 agencies with more than 6,000 elite travel specialists in 22 countries, as well as over 1,000 of the world’s best travel providers and premier destinations. For travelers who depend on experts to reduce complexity and ensure smart choices, Virtuoso travel advisors design customised travel experiences using the resources and relationships available exclusively through their network membership.
WWF | website
WWF South Africa was founded in 1968 by the late Dr. Anton Rupert and was then known as the Southern African Nature Foundation. Throughout the past 40 years, this national office of the leading global conservation organisation, is still committed to conserve the natural heritage of South Africa for future generations. WWF South Africa currently has 7 main programmes; Climate Change, Trade and Investment, Environmental Education, Species, Marine, Freshwater and the Ecosystems Partnership. WWF aims to work with numerous partners including NGOs, industry and government to achieve their goal of people living in harmony with nature.
TAJ HOTELS, RESORTS AND PALACES | website
&Beyond's Indian lodges are part of a groundbreaking joint venture between &Beyond and Taj Hotels, Resorts and Palaces. This partnership rests on our decades of expertise in running luxury safari lodges offering unique wildlife experiences, coupled with legendary Taj service. A part of the Tata Group of companies, www.tata.com, India's premier business house, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces comprises 57 hotels in 40 locations across India, with an additional 18 international hotels. Over the years, Taj has won international acclaim for its quality hotels and its excellence in dining, business facilities, interiors and world-class, personalised service. In India, Taj is recognised as the premier hospitality provider, spanning the length and breadth of the country, and gracing important industrial towns and cities, beautiful beaches, historical and pilgrim centres, and wildlife destinations.
TOFT | website
As part of Taj Safaris’ commitment to responsible tourism practices, we are also members of the Travel Operators for Tigers campaign (TOFT). This is a global travel industry initiative which aims, in cooperation with the charity Global Tiger Patrol, to advocate, catalyse and support a more responsible and sustainable approach to tourism in India’s wildlife reserves, together with supporting specific conservation and local community programmes which benefit the local villagers and the wildlife within the parks you visit as part of your itinerary with us.