Our affiliations

Elgin Africa is affiliated with a number of reputable tourism associations, so you can be assured of the highest quality service and products.


Adventure Travel Trade Association

Elgin Africa is a proud member of the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA). Established in 1990, today is widely recognised as a vital leadership voice and partner for the adventure travel industry around the world and is an organisation that nurtures and professionalises the responsible and sustainable development of the adventure travel industry. As members, we adhere to a strict code of conduct in line with ATTA’s core values.

Fair Trade Tourism

Elgin Africa is a proud member of the Fair Trade Tourism (FTT). FTT is a non-profit organisation promoting best-practice responsible tourism in Africa. They grow awareness about responsible tourism in Africa and assist tourism businesses to operate more sustainably through their membership and certification programmes. Their membership programme supports organisations who are committed to working towards best practice.

Southern Africa Tourism Services Association

Elgin Africa is a proud member of the South African Tourism Services Association (SATSA). All members are bonded with third-party indemnity, ensuring financially sound relationships when using them as suppliers – all your deposits are guaranteed! You can rest assured that when you are dealing with a SATSA member, you will receive a very high standard of service and are in the safest hands.

South African Youth Travel Association

Elgin Africa is a proud member of the South African Youth Travel Association (SAYTC). SAYTC is a non-profit trade organisation representing the youth tourism industry.Their mission is: to market South Africa globally as a preferred youth tourism destination and to establish a professional youth tourism industry based upon accreditation and guidelines.

SATIB Insurance Brokers

We are also insured by SATIB Insurance Brokers. Providing cover for the tourism industry for the past 21 years, SATIB is our preferred specialist broker (also the preferred risk providers of ATTA and SATSA). They offer A+ rated insurer security, prompt claims settlement.

Born to Live Wild

Elgin Africa pledges that: we wish to continue promoting and encouraging responsible tourism worldwide, as well as to endorse Africa as an authentic, wild and rewarding tourism destination; and as lions and other predators are wild species, we wish to continue our support and promotion of the formal conservation community in their endeavours to secure the survival of Africa’s predators in the wild.

Skål International South Africa

Elgin Africa owner, Deborah Kleynhans, is a member of Skål in a personal capacity. Skål is a professional organisation of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship. It is the only international group uniting all branches of the travel and tourism industry. Its members, the industry’s managers and executives, meet at local, national, regional and international levels to discuss and pursue topics of common interest.

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