Guided Safaris, Inc.

Honoring over 20 Years
in Private Luxury Travel

San Francisco, California
(415) 814-6676
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GUIDED SAFARIS ®

With a private design studio headquartered in San Francisco,
Guided Safaris® offers bespoke African journeys tailored for a very select
private client list, residing nationwide and across the globe.
Supporting key conservation initiatives throughout the sub-saharan continent, the Guided Safaris® journeys feature Africa’s finest private game reserves and important eco-luxury programs responsible for safeguarding endangered wildlife through low-impact, sustainable tourism. As a luxury brand with the most coveted networks in the private safari industry built over an accredited 20-year experience in the field, the Guided Safaris® family have garnered international recognition for their substantial and diversified base of global jet-setting safari clientele.

Above all, Guided Safaris® understands the deeply held values of their illustrious client base: For discerning travelers seeking the ultimate in first class exclusivity, Guided Safaris® is the personal referral for Private Luxury Safaris. The firm’s reputation and excellence rests in uncompromisingly putting their guests first with the kind of dependable, personalized experiences that they have come to expect from the brand. Retaining key focus on the family aspect of their “family-owned” portfolio of private game reserves and luxury camps, some of the most exclusive safari destinations in Africa that have been passed down for three generations of wilderness pioneers, the Guided Safaris® team have sourced and influenced exemplary success with their world-class experiences.
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JOURNEYS OF A LIFETIME
Sophia Hyet Guided Safaris
We’re always looking to exceed travel expectations by hosting our guests in extraordinary and unexpected ways.

As CEO and founding board member of Guided Safaris®, Sophia HYET is a photographer and avid traveler continually exploring the world for a global perspective to craft unique and timeless experiences to enhance the firm’s Signature Safari Collection in Africa. Under this international expertise and love for detail the firm’s Chief Designers have trained and traversed extensively within the field to help convey these experiences into a bespoke service tailored completely to guest preference.

“Ours is an artistic value to match people to perfect experiences when they all have such different tastes,” notes Ms. Hyet. With a highly-specialized and handpicked portfolio of niche eco-luxury destinations, Ms. Hyet helps describe the role of her team at Guided Safaris® in their client personalization process:

“We’re mirroring the experience of what would move someone; It’s an interpretive art. Our safaris are really for individuals who seek to commission a true wilderness escape with a taste of something exotic that goes beyond the marble-and-crystal glamor to invest time and money on - they’ve seen and done it all. Our guests want something that reaches into the heart of a journey's authenticity. It’s the unmatched, high-thrill, inimitable luxury of a completely tailored safari experience - it’s wonderfully spiritual to be able to connect with nature in such wild and absolutely beautiful settings. It’s such an exciting journey, what generally starts out as a once-in-a-lifetime experience ends up becoming so fulfilling and engaging it’s an annual thing that we help outfit for our guests.”
- SOPHIA HYET Chief Executive
Sophia Hyet Guided Safaris
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Founded in 1995, Guided Safaris® is one of the world’s premier luxury safari brands with an award-winning portfolio of private regions & prestigious camps. We lead safaris into Africa’s most exclusive private game regions through an environmentally-responsible experience. We invite you to customize your private safari to Africa with us. Talk to our Chief designers at Guided Safaris® to craft out special memories for your very own tailor-made journey to Africa.


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